Reliable snow cleaning machine that makes snow removal easy and efficient. The powerful 13.5-amp motor can get rid of snow without a hitch. It can clear snow in a width of 18 in. and depth of 12 in.. If the snow is beyond 12 in. thick, the shovel is light enough to throw snow in layers. The rear wheel is convenient because it makes this snow sweeper easy to transport. An Earthwise snow shovel is powered by electricity so it does not need oil or gas to function. This electric snow thrower is ideal for light and medium snow sweeping tasks in your home.