1-2 lift system

Exclusive to Miele
No effort required
Two easy steps to set up, requiring little or no effort at all! With the patented* 1-2 lift system, the entire appliance, consisting of an iron, steam generator and ironing board, can be set up in two easy steps. Simply release and pull up – and you’re done! 
Patent: EP 2 169 108 B1  Features dependent on model – Illustration(s) as an example, for information