KitchenAid Watermelon 2-Speed Immersion Blender with powerful DC motor provides long-lasting, controlled hand blending. Ideal for blending soups and crushing ice drinks. Includes an 8" removable stainless steel shaft with bell, is dishwasher safe and can be used in shallow or deep pots and pitchers. The ability to disassemble makes it convenient for storing and allows portability. The soft grip handle is non-slip and designed for comfortable handling while in use. The twist lock blending arms was designed for convenient attaching and removing of the 8" stainless steel shaft with bell from the motor housing. Simply twist off on and lock or twist off. The 3-Cup BPA-Free Blending Jar with Lid has graduated measurement marking (ml/cups) with a non-slip ring on the base and is great for blending all foods and is dishwasher safe. 5-Foot round power cord.