This Ridgid 62747 Pipe Thawing Kit 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. This product is designed to thaw frozen pipes using the same technology of a welding machine, it flows 15 amps of electricity through its 150’ cables into the pipe which then heats up and thaws the pipe. Ridgid 62747 Pipe Thawing Kit is designed to be compact and light weight of only 30lbs for easy maneuvering. This product is powerful and can be operated from a standard 15 amp outlet. This Ridgid 62747 Pipe Thawing Kit comes with the outstanding protection of the Limited Lifetime warranty against Ridgid manufacturing defects.