How Many Watts of Electricity does a Flat Iron for Hair use?
Real power-use measurements from a flat iron for hair.
By Rob Cockerham |
How Much Power does a Flat Iron for Hair use
Flat Iron for Hair: 331 Watts
- A flat iron or crimping iron produces two heated surfaces to heat and influence the shape of dry hair.
- The flat iron I tested had a thermostat, so the heater came on and off, using between 50 and 331 watts of power.
- Watts: 331
- Kilowatts: 0.331 Kw.
- cost per minute: 7 hundredths of one cent (0.07 ¢)
- cost per hour: 4¢
- cost per day: 32¢
- cost per month: $6.04
Power use of these items was actually tested. Individual items will vary, but these are the actual measurements.