The World's #1 Vacuum Cleaner Advice, Repair, Discussion & Information Forum

Author Topic: Never liked the clear bin  (Read 392 times)

Offline GTC

  • Member
  • Posts: 5
  • Country: 00
  • Gender: Male
Never liked the clear bin
« on: December 16, 2018, 10:50:02 AM »
Hi folks,

I'm new here and joined mainly to discuss an issue I have with an AM03 fan (have posted in the fans section about that).

Nonetheless, I do possess a yellow and grey DC04 which I have owned from new. I was "sold" on it at a large pet accessories exhibition 15 or so years ago because the live demo showed it picking up animal fur very well.

It does the job well, but what I really hate about it is the way dust and fur sticks electrostaticly to the inside of the transparent clear bin and requires washing with soapy water to remove it all. Who wants to do that after every use? So, eventually I went back to using a canister with bag.

As Dyson himself has said, he made the bin clear so that users can see the dirt within (more likely he wanted to show the "cyclonic" action). Frankly, had the bin been opaque, or had Dyson managed to somehow avoid the electrostatic charge, then I would probably be still using the DC04.

DC04 Spare Parts


 

 

Dyson Spare Parts

 

 

Freestanding Dyson Cordless Vacuum Stand

 

 

Buy a Dyson DC04 Wand Handle

 

 

 

 

Sebo Vacuum Cleaners

 

 

Instagram

Dyson Spares, Parts, Advice   Follow us on Twitter

Manchester Vacson Google+

Manchester Vacs on Instagram

Registration