The Bissell Commercial BGU5500 lightweight upright vacuum cleaner has a Ametek 4.6 amp paramagnetic direct air motor with thermal overload protection and a 14″ cleaning path. Ametek 3.23” impeller and impeller housing construcedt with Lexan resin. A 40-foot power cord enables the vacuum to cover a larger area without changing outlets than vacuums with shorter cords. Rear wheels help facilitate transport. The vacuum weighs 10 pounds.