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Steam irons

Reliable IronMaven J420
 
Price range:
$280.00 - $299.00
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Summary: This Reliable steam-ironing system's 1450-watt iron has an aluminum soleplate, ready light, and all-temperature steam which provides steam at lower temperatures settings.
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Type: Steam-ironing systems
About - Reliable IronMaven J420

The Reliable IronMaven J420 is part of the steam iron test program at Consumer Reports. In our lab tests, steam iron models like the IronMaven J420 are rated on multiple criteria, such as those listed below.


Steaming rate:
Steaming is calculated over a period of 10 minutes, except for the cordless which are evaluated over a 3 minute period.

Ironing fabric:
Based on: ironing a linen table cloth, thermostat set point, temperature swing and uniformity of soleplate thermal pattern.

Ease of use:
Rates a number of factors, including how easy it was to set, fill, and empty the iron, and to see water levels and markings and indicator lights. Other factors include leaking and how well the iron steamed at low settings.
Features & Specs - Reliable IronMaven J420
info Digital display No
info Weight (lbs.) 10.5
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User Reviews - Reliable IronMaven J420
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(8 of 8 customers found this review helpful)
 
4.0
Best, but must be replaced every 2 years
5/19/2013
Pros
Effective
Irons Smooth
Professional Laundry Qual
Time-saver
Cons
Two-year Maximum Lilfe
Best Uses
At Home
Comment:
Absolutely the best iron I have every used. Unfortunately needs to be replaced about every two years,which is why I only gave it 4 stars. Since only my husband and I use the iron, the lifetime might be even shorter for a family. However, the warranty for free replacement is three years. Just cut and return the cord. Would consider another as I am tired of this process, but cannot find another at same high quality.
How long have you owned it:
More than six months
Bottom Line
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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