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Suspect device 005: Dyson DC07 root8cyclone vacuum cleaner (19 Oct 2004)
Beyond the functional, though, Dyson designed a feature into his machine that speaks to an even deeper intuitive understanding of the emotions surrounding the act of housecleaning: critically, he made the collection cylinder transparent.

When the vacuum is on, working, you see that it's working. Air whips through the chamber - a tornado in miniature, lifting all manner of detritus from the creviced terrain of the home. Switch it off, let the cyclone settle, and you get to watch the dirt accumulate, which is simultaneously nasty and very, very satisfying.
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