These reach my knuckles, but better than none at all.
My walking foot for my machine and quality machine quilting needles. As much as I love free motion quilting, I'm yet to master it, so for the time being I'm happy to just use my walking foot.
So the Shark gets put into the kitchen to await amputation, and the Black and Decker gets pulled out of the cupboard, plug it in and away we go..................... for about 10 minutes. Then I notice a terrible smell. Said B&D decides it's going to give up the ghost and short circuits. Wait for it to cool and into the rubbish it goes.
Iron number 3, a $9.00 Phillips, works reasonably well, but not well enough for my liking.
Now I'm off to press some fabrics.