The M18? compact heat gun performs applications quickly by reaching operational temperature in less than 7 seconds. As the most compact cordless heat gun in the market, it can go places where corded heat guns can?t. The guarded nozzle and ladder hook prevent the tool from coming in contact with unprotected surfaces. Powered by REDLITHIUM? 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 REDLINK Plus? intelligence with a temperature management system to provide maximum life.