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 #130848  by scubadoo
 Fri Aug 04, 2017 4:00 pm
We have a dual heat/speed 400/800W 120/240VAC "travel" hair dryer purchased at a Kathmandu sale for $20 a couple of years ago.
There must be others out there. Very slow to dry compared to "real" ones but at least it can be powered from our 1000W PSW inverter.
 #130855  by Neddy
 Fri Aug 04, 2017 4:41 pm
We have had ours so long that its source is long forgotten. It is a Spinney Model HD1 and is so old that it was made in England!!!
These days 2400 watt dryers are the norm and feature air speeds of up to 150 kph. The lowest power dryer I can find for sale at the moment is 900 watts.

 #130856  by Mark
 Fri Aug 04, 2017 5:07 pm
Neddy wrote:... is so old that it was made in England!!!
Neddy, I hope you have password-protected your posts on the forum, so Doreen can't read them ;)
 #130865  by roy
 Fri Aug 04, 2017 11:46 pm
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 #130900  by springheal
 Sun Aug 06, 2017 8:39 am
Just keep in mind that the low wattage ones on aliexpress work fine but are so under powered they are next to useless. They do throw out some heat but nothing like what you are used to at home. Build quality is typical of chinese goods.
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