Makita 18V Brushless Driver Drill Skin

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  • Optimised gear assembly design achieves an overall length of 174mm
  • Mechanical 2-speed transmission for a wide range of drilling and fastening applications
  • Brushless motor delivers 110Nm of peak torque
  • Extreme Protection Technology (XPT) engineered for improved dust and water resistance
  • Excellent drilling speed, optimised for high-speed wood drilling

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The Makita 18V LXT Brushless Driver Drill (DDF489) is an ideal drilling and driving solution for the user who wants a drill with a superior power-to-weight ratio. The DDF489 combines 110Nm. of Max Torque with an improved brushless motor and gear assembly meaning the tool is capable of more power during continuous heavy-duty applications.

The Brushless motor also delivers longer runtimes, increased power and speed, and longer tool life. For the pro user, this means more drilling and driving power, greater productivity, and fewer trips up and down the scaffolding or ladder to get to the battery charger.

  • Compact Design - For improved handling and control the overall length is 174mm
  • Multiple Drilling Modes - Screwdriving mode (rotation with clutch) for achieving an even consistent finish when fastening screws. Drilling mode (rotation only) achieving 110Nm max. torque
  • LED Job Light - High brightness twin LED job light with pre-glow and after-glow functions. Illuminating the working area for greater visibility during the application
  • Brushless Motor - The brushless motor in combination with the gear assembly means the DDF489 can deliver up to 110Nm peak torque
  • 2-Speed Mechanical Gearing - High-speed mode produces 1,800rpm for rapid drilling speed while low speed produces high levels of torque to suit high load operation
  • All Metal Gear Construction - Allow for smooth transfer of power in high-load applications. While the highly durable materials ensure this tool has unmatched durability, and will continue to perform in years to come
  • eXtreme Protection Technology - XPT protects the tool against dust & moisture even in the harshest job site conditions, increasing durability

Max. drilling capacities in steel: 13mm
Max. drilling capacities in wood: Auger bit: 38mm / Self-feeding bit: 51mm / Hole saw: 51mm
Max. peak torque: 110Nm
Max. tightening torque: Hard: 73Nm / Soft: 40Nm
No Load Speed: Hi: 0 - 1,800rpm / Lo: 0 - 550rpm
Overall Length: 174mm
Skin weight: 1.45kg
Voltage: 18V
Weight (with battery, sold separately): 2.11kg (BL1860B)
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5 years for skins if registered within 30 days of purchase, 3 years if registered post 30 days

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