This Makita UB1101 blower is two tools in one - it easily converts to a vacuum for reaching hard-to-get areas. It is compact and lightweight, weighing only 4.0 pounds. It has a maximum air velocity of 114 mph, and maximum air volume of 99 cfm for phenomenal power from such a compact tool. The Makita UB1101 blowers powerful motor means efficient performance. A large, two fingered trigger switch ensures operator control and comfort. The ergonomic handle means comfortable operation in both horizontal and downward applications. A conveniently located lock-on button takes the pressure off your trigger-finger during continuous airflow. The Makita UB1101 blower with double insulated also features externally accessible carbon brushes for easy maintenance and longer tool life.