The ThermaKnife™ Hot Tipped Carver and Trimmer is a multi-purpose power carving, cutting and trimming tools for use in wood crafts / pyropgraphy, and many uses both in the home and in industry. It is a favorite of serious hobbyists and professionals who want require a tool for heavy duty usage. It also produces clean cuts through plastic fiber of all types and diameters as an alternative to polishing or cutting. A popular tool for dentists for trimming plastic appliances without grinding, dust. Used like a soldering iron or wood burning tool it has a fully adjustable temperature and connects to a standard 120 VAC 3-prong outlet. It may also be used for wax carving in jewelry making or other crafts. Heats up fast in 30 seconds. Features: Greater power with solid state circuitry 65-Watts of power. Easy to read front panel and Power indicator light. Lght weight pen style handpiece with sharp permanent tip promotes improved comfort and control. 120 V AC.