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Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner - 25451-01

Abt Model: DC47ANIMAL | UPC Code: 879957009189
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0.153 Gallons Bin Capacity/ 2 Tier Radial Cyclones/ Ball Technology/ Carbon Fiber/ Tangle-Free Turbine Tool/ Hygienic And Quick To Empty/ Lifetime Washable Pre And Post Motor Filter/ Fingertip Brush Bar Control/ 27.36 Ft. Maximum Reach/ 16.4 Ft. Cord Length/ Iron And Purple Finish
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Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner, Model DC47ANIMAL

Want the ultimate clean in a super-small, powerful package? Check out the Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner. The DC47 the carbon fiber tool offers nylon bristles and brushes that are perfect for carpet cleaning. They cut down on static clean, while working to get deep within the carpet fibers.

The best thing about the Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner, is that it is exceptionally portable. It is light-weight and has excellent maneuverability, helping you get around your home and tight corners. The tangle-free turbine tool gives you the freedom to reach into crevices, high-reaching curtains and more, without worrying about tangles or lose suction. Emptying the dirt is a breeze as well. Just press the button, and eliminate all the dust, danger, pet hair and more. The Dyson DV47 Animal Canister Vacuum is perfect for your home and cleaning a variety of areas and furniture. Never lose suction, and be confidant in the quality and design of the Dyson vacuum cleaner.

Features:

  • 2 Tier Radial™ cyclones
    The DC47 canister vacuum has our latest 2 Tier Radial™ cyclones. 32 cyclones working in parallel, across two tiers, generate high centrifugal forces to capture more microscopic dust from your home
  • Ball™ technology
    Conventional cylinder vacuums with fixed wheels or castors can be awkward – heavy to pull, head the wrong way and collide with obstacles. With the latest Ball™ technology, DC47 turns on the spot. It has a central steering mechanism for more accurate steering. The pivot point is located near the center of the machine, enabling it to make tighter turning circles and more easily follow the user’s path. The ball also houses many of the main vacuum components, including the motor, polycarbonate air ducts and a 16.4 ft power cord. This lowers the center of gravity, making the machine easy to control
  • Carbon fiber floor tool
    The brush bars of most vacuums only have nylon bristles to clean different surfaces. These are not as effective on hard floors, where fine dust can be left behind. The Dyson Carbon fiber floor tool has both nylon bristles and brushes made from pure carbon fiber – selected for its anti-static properties. The carbon fiber brushes reduce static build-up on hard floors to remove fine dust, and the stiff nylon bristles remove ground-in dirt from carpets
  • Compact and light to pull
    The ball has a smooth surface with low friction bearings, so DC47 is light to pull across different floor surfaces. It’s also light to carry, with a bodyweight of approximately 13.8 lbs
  • Tangle-free Turbine tool
    The Dyson Tangle-free Turbine tool is the only turbine tool that doesn’t tangle. There’s no brush bar for hair to wrap around. It uses counter-rotating heads with brushes to remove hair and dirt from carpets and upholstery and releases it straight into the bin. The flexible heads and articulating base plate ensure that the brushes maintain constant contact with a surface – no matter how uneven. The heads are positioned so the brushes reach to the front and side of the tool, drawing in hair and dirt from all directions
  • Hygienic and quick to empty
    Emptying the bin on a Dyson vacuum is quick and hygienic. Just press the button to release the dirt. The bin is clear, so you can see when it needs emptying – and how much dust, dirt and pet hair the machine has captured. Dyson vacuums were the first to have clear bins – despite market researchers insisting it was a bad idea. Now clear bins are everywhere (though not all are made from the same ABS polycarbonate as riot shields, like Dyson bins)

Specifications:

  • Patented cyclone technology: 2 Tier Radial™ Cyclone technology
  • Suction power: 170 AW
  • Movement type: Ball™ technology
  • Filter: Lifetime washable pre and post motor filter
  • Cleaner head: Carbon fiber
  • Brushbar control type: Fingertip brush bar control
  • Stair cleaning: Yes
  • Bin capacity: 0.153 gallons
  • Maximum reach: 27.36 ft
  • Cord length: 16.4 ft

What's In The Box:

  • Operating manual
  • Quick start guide
  • Product registration card
  • 5 year warranty
  • Carbon fiber floor tool
  • Stair tool
  • Combination tool
  • Tangle-free Turbine tool

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 11.5"
  • Width: 8.7"
  • Depth: 17.6"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 13.84 lbs
  • Shipping: 19 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 5 Year Parts and Labor
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TypeCanister
BaglessYes
Cord Length (ft.)16.4
FlooringMulti
Hand ToolYes
Hepa FilterYes
PetsYes
Steam CleanerNo
Wet / Dry SurfacesNo
  

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Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner
 
4.4

(based on 260 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (166)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (71)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (11)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (4)
  • Powerful/good suction (4)
  • Easy to empty (3)
  • Efficient (3)
  • Lightweight (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Hardwood floors (4)
  • Carpet (3)
  • Pet hair (3)
  • Tile floors (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Frequent user (4)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Perfect for what we need.

Our Family: -2 Adults, 1 Child & 2 Boston Terriers Our Home: -1008sq ft [1st floor, not counting partially finished full basement] -Built around 1970 -80% Original Hardwood...Read complete review

Our Family: -2 Adults, 1 Child & 2 Boston Terriers Our Home: -1008sq ft [1st floor, not counting partially finished full basement] -Built around 1970 -80% Original Hardwood [About 10% of that has a rug(s) on it] -10% Linoleum -10% Tile First Dyson product. This little, powerful, canister is exactly what we wanted. I thoroughly researched what it can do/was built to do...after receiving it, it does exactly what Dyson says. Purchased Multi Angle Brush as well as Asthma & Allergy Kit in addition to DC47 Animal. Pro's: -Small, maneuverable, powerful, average noise for a vacuum, range of abilities with the accessories & ease of use. +Great feature: Pressure release, you will love this if/when the head snags on a rug or surprise object. Con's: -Only able to attach 2 extra tools to vacuum wand. [Flexi crevice tool & Soft Dusting Brush replaced what came in the box with the DC47] I acknowledge the price difference between Dyson & typical vacuums, however, I firmly believe you cannot find this level of quality/ability/polish for a lesser price. I want to point out that using a canister is FAR different than using a standard vacuum. Once I got accustom to it I don't think I'll purchase an upright again. Upon receiving this I vacuumed the entire house, which was done with our old vacuum the day prior. Usual story, the new Dyson found GOBS of dirt in our home. I generally clean one or two rooms a day, not typically doing a whole home cleaning in a single swoop. That fact allows the cord length & bin size to work well for me. The bin is easy to dump & easy to tell when dumping is needed. Sure it is smallish, but your home should never be dirty enough to have the bin size of the DC47 become an issue. All things connect logically & work well. I especially like the carbon head as I feel it cleans our hard surfaces well & far easier than using a broom. The Tangle-free Turbine tool truly is a marvel, works great on pet hair as well as human stragglers, I use this on our throw blankets & couch pillows. I highly recommend this vacuum if our family & home are similar to yours, best vacuum we have EVER owned. I also make these recommendations to Dyson on future models: -either increase the # of accessories that can be attached to the wand or place the 2 connectors on opposite sides of the wand. This would allow 2 of the wide accessories to be housed on the wand without interfering with another. Bottom Line: It works, it's easy & it makes sense. You cannot go wrong with this model, provided you do not have a massive home & plan to vacuum it all at once.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Beater brush and dirt cup design is badly flawed

After having this vacuum for one month, the beater brush now turns itself off randomly while cleaning my carpet. I pry the button into the "on" position (which isn't user...Read complete review

After having this vacuum for one month, the beater brush now turns itself off randomly while cleaning my carpet. I pry the button into the "on" position (which isn't user friendly at all, no other vacuum I've ever used required me to use my nails to pry a button out), and the beater bar turns off almost immediately after being placed on the carpet again. I've also got pets, and thus, a lot of pet hair in my dirt cup. With my old vacuum, I could just press a button and everything would fall out. With my Dyson DC47, only the dust comes out - the hair remains stuck between the cyclonic thingie and the side of the cup, meaning I have to touch my vacuumed dirt and hair every single time I empty the vacuum.

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5.0

Great Feature

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Comments about Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner:

I used my Dyson Animal Ball for the first time today and really like the smallness of the vacuum head because it can go into tight places unlike other vacuum cleaners I have owned in the past.

 
5.0

i love it

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Comments about Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner:

I love my Dyson ! It picks up everything in its path, it is simple to empty & just as easy to clean! we have had it about a year and it still works like the day we got it. I love the easy roll up chord! and the simple attachments.

 
5.0

Excellent machine in a small package

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Comments about Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner:

This is a great vacuum! I have been a fan of Dyson for many years owning my original Dyson DC07 for several years and it still works like new. I recently moved and wanted a smaller machine for my new home. At first I thought the turbine head attachment would not work to good but I was wrong. The suction powers the head to rotate and provides so much suction I cannot believe I waited so long to get this machine. This machine is just absolutely amazing you will not be disappointed. I use it to vacuum my carpet and hardwood, dust around my home, clean my mattress. It lets you get so much done.

 
4.0

Great for a small house and allergy sufferers

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Comments about Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner:

Overall I'm very pleased with my Dyson after years of battling with clunky machines that lose suction and require bags. As an asthmatic, changing the bag and having dirty air blow about was counterproductive and made it worse. No doubt, this product is expensive but I after only one vacumn with it I can see it will be a great investment Pros * Even though my carpet looked relatively clean before using my new Dyson, the amount of dust and hair in the cannister Collected was almost scary. This machine does its job! *After a bit of fiddling it's easy to assemble and switch the various heads around * I found the ten metre cord perfectly adequate living in a small two bedroom villa with carpet *It stores compactly and really easily after dismantling * The brush head doesn't get clogged with long hair - I was a little worried about this. Some cotton thread got wound around the bristles which had to be removed by hand but apart from this all hair (and I have a lot of long hair) was sent straight into the cannister. Cons * the cannister empty slider is a little tricky to use but I'm sure it will get easier with more use. I found the close and lock trapdoor mechanism a bit temperamental and needed a bit of force to close properly . * The on off switch and cord retractor switch is tiny. I like to turn my vacum off with my foot and this is impossible. *The brush head is a little small and therefore you need to do more sweeps but because it's small it gets into more places so it's also a pro!

 
5.0

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This vacuum did amazing; everything it was advertised to do. It is very easy to pull on carpet or on hardsurface floors, the suction is very powerful and cleaned my floors excellently, there was no dust kicked out when it was turned on as well as none while vacuuming (I have two people with severe dust allergies living in the home and they were not effected by the vacuuming), and-being currently five months pregnant-I had an easy time carrying it up floor levels and vacuuming the stairs. The canister, while being a compact size, was able to hold all the dirt and other items vacuumed up from an entire floor (1600sqft) before I had to empty it. Overall I was very impressed with it and my children are even able to vacuum happily and easily with it; which makes this momma very happy!

 
5.0

Wonderful

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This is a most excellant machine for cleaning under beds and very high places. I love this machine!!!!!

 
5.0

I will buy this product agein

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Pros

  • Easy To Empty
  • Easy to Use
  • Efficient
  • I love my new vacuum
  • Lightweight
  • Long Power Cord
  • Powerful/Good Suction

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Carpet
    • Hardwood Floors
    • Tile Floors

    Comments about Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner:

    Great to use at home

    • Primary use:
    • Personal
     
    5.0

    Versitle and light

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    Comments about Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner:

    I just got this as a wedding gift and I LOVE it!!! It is so easy to change the attachments which makes cleaning quick and easy. I have all wood floors and a couple area rugs. It is hard to find a vacuum that works on wood and has good suction, the suction on it is fabulous. I used it to clean my husband's car and the suction was as good as the one at the car wash. I couldn't be happier with it!!!

     
    5.0

    Worth every penny!

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    Comments about Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner:

    The only vacuum I will ever own again! I have a dog and two cats so I vacuum pretty much everyday to every other day. I am amazed and disgusted all at the same time of the amount of dirt and hair that I empty out after each use. This thing is amazing I'm very happy and would highly recommend to anyone!!!

     
    4.0

    Wish it had one thing

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    Comments about Dyson DC47 Animal Canister Vacuum Cleaner:

    My previous brand vacuum cleaner weighted 26 lbs!! What a pleasure it is to use my 11 lb Dyson. I have a long haired cat and it works great on the animal hair. I just wish I could purchase a larger head for the carpets. It is a shame your parts aren't interchangeable. I would purchase the larger one. All in all, a great machine.

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