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3M 497ABF

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3M 497ABF
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Good Features
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Value for Money
Average
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Age
5 Years Old
95
Running Costs
£200 Over 10 Years
68
Kagoo Score
Good
Our Verdict:
A phenomenally economical to run and massive capacity 4.1kg heavy, 800W vacuum cleaner, with good features
9L 4.1kg 800W Drum Apr 2013
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With very low running costs and very good features, we have ranked the 3M 497ABF number 549 across all vacuum cleaners.

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Why Has it Scored 68?

Looking across the entire Numatic vacuum range, the average reviews for all Numatic vacuum cleaners are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuums are available. View the latest vacuums 2018.
This vacuum cleaner has running costs of £200 over 10 years, which puts it in the cheapest 8% of all 1,706 vacuums that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Lighter than average
Larger than average capacity

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each vacuum cleaner by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age, value for money and running costs.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the vacuum cleaner is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec vacuum cleaners come to market, the older vacuum cleaners will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Features

Key Features

Lighter Than Average
Larger Than Average Capacity
Average Maximum Input Power
Has a Flexible Hose
Lighter Than Average
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The 3M 497ABF's weight of only 4.1kg is lighter than 84% of all vacuum cleaners when ranked by this feature. The lightest vacuum cleaner is 300g heavy, the heaviest is 90kg, and the average weight is 6kg.

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Larger Than Average Capacity
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The capacity of the 3M 497ABF of 9L is larger than average when compared to most other vacuums. It is in the largest 9% of all vacuums when ranked by this feature. The capacities of vacuum cleaners range from 0.035L to 100L, and the average capacity is 4.6L.

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Average Maximum Input Power
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The 3M 497ABF has a pretty average maximum input power (800 Watts) compared to most of the other vacuums.

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Has a Flexible Hose

The 3M 497ABF has a flexible hose. 80% of vacuums do not have a flexible hose.

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Age

Release Date

This vacuum cleaner was released in April 2013.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very Low

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 10 year running cost of the 497ABF is £200, which is in the cheapest 8% of all 1,706 vacuums.

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Electricity cost when switched on £214.24
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Total running cost over 10 years £214.24
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Running this vacuum cleaner over 10 years will generate 0.97 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 25 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Manufacturer's Description

The 3M Electronics Vacuum is a self-contained unit that is designed for high efficiency cleanup of most business equipment, including removing toner and dust. Portability, quick setup and efficient safe operation are key features of this vacuum. Backed with a one HP, six amp motor, the Electronics Vacuum is made with conductive housing and conductive attachments.

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3M 497ABF Specification

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3m 497abf

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