Thomas 788585


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Thomas 788585

Thomas 788585
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A good spec but moderately out of date 1,700W cylinder vacuum, with moderate running costs
1,700W Cylinder Wet & Dry 8kg Aug 2015
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Thomas 788585 Review

Released 2 years ago but with good features, we have scored the Thomas 788585 as follows:
Good Features
2 Years Old
Running Costs
£420 Over 10 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 67?

It has terrific user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. Numatic vacuum cleaners also have excellent reviews in general.
This vacuum cleaner is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better vacuum cleaners are available. View the latest vacuums 2018.
It has running costs of £420 over 10 years, which puts it in the most expensive 12% of all 1,383 vacuum cleaners that we have compared it to. View all energy saving vacuums.
Customers report excellent product quality.
This Thomas vacuum cleaner has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a motor protection filter
Fairly high maximum input power
Heavier than average

Thomas 788585 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Thomas Has Very Good Reviews for Its Vacuums

Thomas has very good average ratings across its entire vacuum cleaner range compared to other brands.

Customers Report Great Product Quality

One person wrote in their reviews that the product was good quality.

Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

One Thomas 788585 reviewer who bought the Thomas 788585 wrote that it was good value for money. Nino Z mentioned on Amazon “A multi-tasking specialist indeed! The price to quality ratio is excellent, especially if you consider how many accessories come with this device”.

Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

The 788585 has an average running cost of £420 over 10 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 12% of all 1,383 vacuum cleaners.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

Thomas released the 788585 in August 2015.


Heavier Than Average

The weight of the Thomas 788585 of 8kg is heavier than average when compared to most other vacuum cleaners. It is heavier than 83% of all vacuum cleaners when ranked by this feature. The weights of vacuum cleaners range from 300g to 75kg, and the average weight is 6.1kg.

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Fairly High Maximum Input Power

Across all the vacuum cleaners the maximum input powers range from 3.6W to 8,600W, and the average maximum input power is 1,100W. The Thomas 788585 has a fairly high maximum input power (1,700 Watt) compared to most of the other vacuums.

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Has a Motor Protection Filter

The Thomas 788585 has a motor protection filter, unlike 92% of vacuum cleaners which do not have a motor protection filter.

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Has a Flexible Hose

The Thomas 788585 has a flexible hose. 79% of vacuum cleaners do not have a flexible hose.

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