This Ridgid 35175 Model 368 Tubing Bender is a genuine manufactured Ridgid tool, perfect for construction workers and hobbyist alike. This tool is designed to bend steel with the greatest of ease utilizing its unique ratchet technology. This tool bends pipe to different degree ranges anywhere from 0 degrees to 180 degrees. This Ridgid 35175 Model 368 Tubing Bender is easy to operate. Simply choose the degree you want the pipes bend angle to be, and then you slide the pipe into place, and bring the two handles together producing a quick and easy bend. This product is designed to bend multiple types of steel like types K and L copper tubing , and 1/8” thick heavy wall steel tube. This Ridgid 35175 Model 368 Tubing Bender has the outstanding protection of the Limited Lifetime warranty against Ridgid manufacturing defects.