Hose Cord Color Varies, There are 12 holes at the tip of this iron for better steaming at the front, and better pressing and drying at the back, just like the Dry Cleaners do.

Note: *CSS Continuous Steam System & Anti-Calc Monitor Warning are fully electronic, Replaces Reliable J410 Steam Generator Iron & J450A CSS. Electronic CSS is New!

What's the "secret" to getting a clean, crisp finish to your garments?

Professionals know the value of using dry, pressurized steam when ironing. This gets the steam into the fabric faster - your ironing time is cut in half (it's true). Steam is used to soften the fibers, and the weight of the iron shapes the fabric. This is done effortlessly when you have the right tools to do the job. Pressurized steam is the key. Once you've used it, you will never go back to you old iron again.

Find out what garment makers, dry cleaners and tailors have known for years; using pressurized steam transforms ironing from a tiresome chore to an effortless task. Now the same quality steam is available to everyone

With our CSS™ (Continuous Steam System) technology, you'll never have to worry about running out of steam in the middle of ironing again. Simply refill the built-in water tank when the water level is low (or the low water light indicates it's time) and away you go. No more waiting.

The J490A is the first ironing system equipped with an anti-calc warning system. In a few short steps, you can programme the boiler for the hardness of water that you are using (litmus paper is supplied) and the system will automatically tell you when it is time to use the de-scaling powder that is supplied. No more guessing!

  • CSS™ Continuous Steam System
  • Professional type iron with cork handle
  • Low water light indicator - auto shut off for boiler only
  • Anti-calc warning system

    Best used for:
    All types of ladies, men's and children's clothing
    Drapery and home furnishings

    Please note: Color of cord/hose may vary from picture shown

    Reliable Warranty Information (.PDF)
  • US Warranty Lifetime Boiler Warranty
  • Extended US Warranty: Extended Warranty Available
  • Non-US Warranty: 30 days parts and labor
Model: J490A
CSS: Standard
Electrical: 110V/120V
Water Capacity: 2.74 cups - 0.65L
Operating pressure: 58 p.s.i. - 4 bar
Wattage: 1450W/1750W
Iron: 3.1lb - 1.4kg
Power consumption: 13.18 amps (110V)
Tank construction: Stainless Steel 18/10
Low water indicator: Standard
Electrical approval: ETL
Dimensions - net: 14.1” x 10.6” x 10.8”
Weight - net: 13.44 lbs with iron
Shipping dimensions: 16” x 13.3” x 13.3”
Shipping weight: 15.43 lbs with iron
Warranty: RELIABLE™ 1 Year Warranty
3 years on boiler tank

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icon CSS Continuous Steam System with Removable and Refillable Water Tank

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Allbrands simply has the best in customer service. I had a problem with an order and it was resolved very quickly. I have no qualms in purchasing products from Allbrands and have the Reliable Steam Generator and wonderful Juki serger to prove it!

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