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Post# 1093218   10/15/2020 at 05:40 by ozzie908 (Lincoln UK)        

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A Miele B855 ironer not sure of the age but it must be getting on....

First pic shows it in original state and then after I made a new cover for the roller.

Have mastered shirts and flat items including fitted sheets just need more practice to get it all completed whilst sitting :)

Have wanted a decent ironer for years but never able to afford one till now.

Austin


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Post# 1093241 , Reply# 1   10/15/2020 at 09:19 by perc-o-prince (Southboro, Mass)        

Congrats! Those are workhorses and there's very little to go wrong with them!

 

Chuck


Post# 1093271 , Reply# 2   10/15/2020 at 14:33 by ozzie908 (Lincoln UK)        

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Thanks Chuck :)

Post# 1093298 , Reply# 3   10/15/2020 at 20:05 by Launderess (Quiet Please, There´s a Lady on Stage)        
Miele B 855

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Production began January 1972 and ended January 1983.

Roller cover:


https://www.ebay.de/itm/NEU-Universal-Bu...




Post# 1093300 , Reply# 4   10/15/2020 at 20:17 by Launderess (Quiet Please, There´s a Lady on Stage)        

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To change roller cover:





From our German friends:





Miele no longer sells non fold down ironers for domestic use, but their commercial/professional is another matter.

Though a bit different than yours, still plenty of good tips here to get you sorted.






Post# 1093329 , Reply# 5   10/16/2020 at 06:02 by ozzie908 (Lincoln UK)        

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Thanks L

I will be able to take in laundry and day now :)

Austin





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