Makita DUH502Z Hedge Trimmer, 18 V, Blue/Silver, Size 1 year manufacturer warranty with a further 2 years when registered within 30 days of purchase. This guarantee does not apply where non-genuine or recommended parts or accessories are fitted to the tool. The use of non-genuine or compatible batteries and chargers with Makita Tools will invalidate the Makita guarantee for our tools. Variable speed control - 3 speed plus trigger Constant speed control Electric brake 5 position rotating rear handle Soft start Reverse button Makita is the leading manufacturer of professional power tools on the market. The DUH502Z Hedge Trimmer is powered by 18V Li-ion LXT slide type battery (not included), with brushless motor, soft start for smooth start-ups, variable speed control; 3 speeds plus trigger and constant speed control to maintain constant speed under load, to deliver up to 4,400 strokes per minute.