You could use this as a plain ?ol woodburner, but this tool is so much more than that! You can use it as a thread burner to singe loose ends of string, thread, etc., or you could use it to make "brand" style drawings on your leather projects. You can also use this tool for soldering and cutting! This set comes with 6 tips; including a soldering tip and an exacto knife blade tip. 30 Watts. 110v-120v, 60 hz. UL approved. Item #96-50005.