The Andis AGC 2-Speed Clipper runs at up to 2,700 strokes per minute due to its heavy-duty, high-speed motor. The unit is equipped with a 4 x 4 blade drive for 25-percent more blade torque. The AGC 2-Speed Clipper is the ultimate grooming tool with its power, control, and versatility. The unit features a 14-foot cord. The unit also features a locking switch button so the unit cannot accidently turn off while being used. The clipper is maintenance-free, with no oiling or greasing of internal parts required. The break-resistant housing can resist harsh chemicals and day-to-day use. The clipper comes equipped with an Ultra-edge No.10 blade and works with all Andis Ultra-edge and Ceramic-edge blades. Ensure the longevity of your blade's life by oiling it before every use.