Andis� Improved Master Clipper is perfect for all-around cutting and tapering. Its high-speed motor runs quiet and cool and is designed for heavy-duty cutting. The powerful magnetic motor generates 14,000 cutting strokes per minute. The convenient thumb-controlled side switch allows for one hand on/off operation. The lightweight aluminum housing is virtually indestructible and will withstand many years of everyday wear and tear. The carbon-steel blade is adjustable from fine to coarse. Designed and engineered in the United States, Andis also offers a complete line of quality clippers and trimmers for animal grooming as well as a full line of wall mounted hair dryers for the hotel industry.