One for the ladies - low power hair dryer

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  1. Robert Clark

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    Mrs C's just invested in a Babyliss Ionic Airstyler 34mm

    It's like a hair brush with a hair dryer built in.

    Only uses 800w of electricity

    BaByliss 34 mm Pro Ionic Airstyler
     
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  2. Viennese

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    I have a Remington Radiant Volume, only 300w!
     
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    looking online the Remington is a heated brush rather than a blow dryer - is that right ?
     
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    I usually wait for my hair to dry naturally then tame it with the straighteners
     
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    No it blows as well! I can't find my model online or I would have given a link,it may have become obsolete.
     
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    Actually it uses less than 300w as I don't use it now since I had most of my hair cut off!
     
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    I have this and it certainly does well with my hair. We run it from our 1500w inverter, but I wait until my hair is nearly dry and then use it to add a bit of style.
     
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    Thanks Sandra
    I just thought it might be a solution for people with smaller inverters.
    And as @Viennese says, there may be an even power power option too.
     
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    Wife uses a travel hairdryer on a low setting, less heat but does the job..
    We only have a 600w Inverter (1000 peak)...
    She also has a Braun gas powered "thingy"...

    Glad I'm bald..
     
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    Aye. The weird thing is that the missus says it is about as good as her 1200 watt "Nicky Clark" effort

    Anything is better than the dangerous 120 watt/12v/10A "camping one" I stupidly bought, whose cigarette lighter type plug heated up so much it became a fire risk
     
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    Robert, WHY did you post this??????

    I fear this will cost me when you know who hears about it.
     
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    Just drive along with her head out of the window like the dogs do
     
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    Far too late for me. I had my long locks cropped quite some years ago.
     
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    Works for me!

    Lorraine x
     
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    I tried that, ended up being cautioned for being in possession of an offensive wife after she tried to jump out into the passenger seat of a passing convertible Bentley

    She gave me a couple of very nasty bites in the process of trying to restrain her. Those rabies shots were very painful.

    And she still refuses to wear the muzzle I bought her for her birthday
     
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    Never use a hairdryer, at home or in the van. Just leave my hair to dry naturally.
     
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    looking at your picture in your avatar, with ears like that, putting your head out of the window would act like an air brake
     
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