This Black & Decker® Hedge Trimmer is constructed with dual-action, 18 inch blades. This corded power hedge trimmer will help you trim with less vibration compared to a single action blade model. It's pre-hardened, rust-resistant steel blades stay sharp longer! This is ideal for cutting branches up to 5/8 inch in diameter. It also features a cord retainer for cord storage, which also will keep it from coming uplugged. 3.5 Amp motor.