Ditto this. I used to have this iron and it worked like a charm for me. I didn't iron my hair everyday though, or even frequently, so I didn't invest in an expensive one. I sold mine here because I am sticking to curly hair now that I know how to get great hair days.
BTW, my hair looked like your straightened when I used those cheapie gold plated irons. The Wet2Straight yielded much