MARVY UCHIDA-Embossing Heat Tool W/Stand is a must have for serious crafters. We recommend the tool to use for doing hand held shrinking of shrink plastic pieces. It can easily reach the required heat level to do the shrinking and also comes with a stand so you can use it safely. In addition to using it for shrink plastic it also have many other crafting applications such as embossing, puffing-up liquid applique, warming-up craft foam, removing paint and re-melting adhesives. Tool features a clear plastic shield that covers the hot metal nozzle and a recessed on/off switch for safety. Specifications: reaches temperatures of 680F/360C, 360W, 3A and 120 VAC. UL approved. Tool measures 8x2in with a standard 6ft cord.