This Moen Garbage Disposal features the powerful motor with ½ horsepower and the vortex speed is 2600 round per minute. With this kind of powerful work, it definitely grinds all kind of things that you throw into the sink no matter how tough it is. It will grind all kind of stuff into very small pieces and prevent your sink from getting clogged. This model also packed with the power cord since another model will need you to buy the cord separately. In addition, it also features the SoundSHIELD design to prevent this machine from getting noisy during its operation.