VitaMix TurboBlend VS Blender The TurboBlend VS (for Variable Speed) allows for precision preparation of whole foods. This blender is accompanied by a cookbook containing hundreds of chef recipes for raw, vegan, and vegetarian lifestyles, so you can quickly create dishes and fully enjoy the health benefits of whole foods. Pick-up tips from Raw Food author Ani Phyo while you learn the basics and develop your own style with these tools, introducing flexibility and creativity into your own kitchen. If you want to incorporate great tasting raw, vegan, and vegetarian recipes into your lifestyle, this is the package for you. The TurboBlend VS makes it easy to create recipes with precision so you and your guests can experience new levels of taste and nutrition. ? Live Fresh cookbook perfect for raw, vegan and vegetarian lifestyles ? DVD cooking class hosted by raw food author ? 64 oz. container for smoothies, hot soups, and frozen desserts Features: ? Spill-proof lid with removable lid plug? BPA-free shatterproof container with 64 oz capacity? High speed setting allows for maximum processing, for thicker ingredients and larger recipes.? Powerful, 2 peak output horsepower motor propels the blade tip speed up to 240 mph.? Easy-grip handle and soft-touch controls ergonomically designed for comfort and control? Metal-to-metal, container-to-base coupling for maximum durability and long life.? Variable speed (VS) control allowing you to chop, grind or fully blend ingredients, all in one container. Your machine is designed and built for outstanding performance and unsurpassed durability. When purchasing a Vitamix, you'll enjoy: ? Easy to use equipment paired with extreme versatility ? Chop, cream, blend, cook, grind, knead, churn and more, with one machine ? Cleans itself with a drop of dish soap and warm water; just run on High for 30 seconds ? 7 year full warranty - Industry's best ? Ongoing recipe ideas and community support Unit Dimensions: 20.5" tall (with 64 oz. container in place) 8.75" deep 7.25" wide 10 lbs. 9 oz. cord length: 6' Vitamix Blender Base: 2-peak HP (1380 Watts) motor 120 volt, 60 Hz 11.5 amps (North America) Radial cooling fan and thermal protection system 3-prong outlet required Vitamix 64 oz. Container: Height: 13.4" 64 oz. rated capacity BPA Free Eastman Tritan® copolyester Standard wet blades: Laser-cut stainless steel blade hammermill and cutting blades designed to pulverize whole foods for smoothies, hot soups, and frozen desserts Spill-proof vented lid with plug for safely adding ingredients while machine is running Tamper with collar to prevent tool from hitting the blades The Vitamix Advantage:Vitamix warrants to the owner that if this Machine (a ?Machine? consists of a motor blender base and any containers purchased together) fails within 7 years from the date of purchase due to a defect in material or workmanship or as a result of normal wear and tear from ordinary household use, Vitamix will, within 30 days of receipt of the returned product, repair the failed Machine or component part of the Machine free of charge. Sorry, we are unable to ship appliances to destinations outside the United States.