Features an air-cooled heat shield to protect backings and an angled-out tip to comb off adhesive when removing the iron at the wall. Teflon self-cleaning base is standard. Strong, "U"-shaped handle and riveted iron tray resist breakage. Cord is 6' long SJO heat-resistant type. Approximate heat range is 220 - 420 degrees F. Runs at 800 watts.