Whip-it's new Blue Ion Torch is a high quality butane torch. The torch can heat up to 2500 degrees Farenheit and is great for cooks when making culinary foods. The torch can keep burning for 90 minutes non-stop at the midsetting. Don't worry about a shock because the torch has a waterproof piezo electronic ingnition system. It has adjustable temperature control as well as a hands free lever.