The Sparkfun Soldering Iron - 30W (US, 110V) is a simple, quick-heating, fixed temperature soldering iron. It operates at 30W and 110/120 VAC, making it an affordable, yet effective choice for your toolbox. While it may not come with a stand, it does come with a six-foot (approximately 1.83 meters) cable ending with a North American standard type B plug. The iron features a grippy surface at the end of the handle, offering a comfortable grip and acting as a heat shield. This practical design ensures safety and ease of use during your soldering tasks. The product comes with a 1/32" (approximately 0.79mm) pointed tip, perfect for precision work. Both the soldering tip and the heating element are replaceable, offering longevity and flexibility for various soldering needs. Please note that this soldering iron is a 110VAC version and is designed to function optimally at this voltage. For those new to soldering or looking to enhance their skills, Sparkfun offers comprehensive soldering tutorials. These guides will help you to make the most out of your Sparkfun Soldering Iron. In conclusion, the Sparkfun Soldering Iron - 30W (US, 110V) is a reliable, affordable, and easy-to-use tool for all your soldering needs. Its replaceable parts and user-friendly design make it a valuable addition to any toolbox.