Don't blow it - throw it! responding to the need for an easy-to-use machine that could tackle heavier snowfall on mid-sized driveways and walkways, snow joe developed the snow joe ultra sj618e, a larger electric snow thrower that delivers the power of a gas machine with the convenience of an electric unit. Driven by a powerful 13-amp motor, the snow joe ultra moves up to 550 lbs. Of snow per minute. Its durable, 2-blade cold and abrasion-resistant rotor cuts 18 inches wide by 8 inches deep with each pass. 18 inches wide by 8 inches deep with each pass. In addition to its hard-working plowing capacity, the snow joe ultra features an adjustable discharge chute that rotates a complete 180 to provide full control over the snow stream direction. The chute machine that could tackle heavier snowfall on mid-sized driveways deflector can also be adjusted to control the height of the snow stream. Easy-Glide all-terrain wheels make the snow joe ultra easy to turn and maneuver with each pass. The scraper blade at the base of the unit efficiently scrapes the snow clear to the ground without damaging your deck or pavement. Powered electrically, the snow joe ultra sj618e is effortless to start and maintain. No gas, oil, or tune-ups are necessary. The unit is ETL-approved and carries a full two year warranty. For heavier snowfall on mid-sized driveways and walkways, the snow joe ultra sj618e is your snow solution this winter.