This lightweight cordless 360 Freestyle Iron by Panasonic comes in its own heat-resistant carrying case for easy traveling to quilt retreats or on trips! It has a detachable water tank, with a built- in, lifetime anti-calcium build-up cartridge, so you can use tap water. It features a double elliptical soleplate (points on both ends) trademarked by Panasonic, automatic- shut-off feature, (after 10 minutes) electronic temperature control, and anti-drip system. It even steams in the vertical position. Won the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval. Iron heats up in 1 minute to maximum (392 degree) temperature, after removing from base-you have 2 minutes, 30 seconds of ironing at set temp, before iron begins to cool You may iron for a full 6 minutes before the iron reaches low. Every time iron is replaced on base, it reheats. Base features an auto-wind cord reel. This iron is perfect for quilters especially for applique methods. Also features adjustable steam, spray mist and jet of steam for tough wrinkles or self-cleaning. Detachable water tank holds 4 Power source 120V 60 Hz. Dimensions: 5-1/8" x 3-15/16" x 8-11/16" and weighs only 4.4 lbs!