This Ridgid 41935 #700 Power Hand Threader is a genuine manufactured Ridged product, and Ridgid has been in business since 1923, and since then Ridgid prides themselves in the certainty of their quality tools and great customer service. Is designed to cut and thread both black Iron and Galvanized Steel with ease thanks to a powerful 115V universal motor. This power tool is durable with its strong metal casing designed to effectively protect the motor and the internal components. This Ridgid 41935 #700 Power Hand Threader is designated to use Ridgid 12R die heads. The CSA and UL have tested this tool and have found it to be compliant with their standards, ensuing that this is the tool is indeed manufactured with the highest quality. This Ridgid 41935 #700 Power Hand Threader has the outstanding protection of the Limited lifetime warranty against Ridgid manufacturing defects.