The M18 Compact Heat Gun performs applications quickly by delivering the temperature of corded heat guns (875F). The high performance heating coil reaches operational temperature in less than 6 seconds, eliminating downtime. As the most compact heat in the market, it can go places where corded heat guns cant. The guarded nozzle and ladder hook prevent the tool from coming in contact with unprotected surfaces. Powered by Red lithium battery technology, it is able to heat over 40 connections on a single XC5.0 battery, anywhere, anytime without the hassle of cords. The M18 Compact Heat Gun features Red link plus Intelligence with a temperature management system to provide maximum life.