Latest review: After operating corded hammer drills (Hilti and Protool) for 10 years, I had a job that mains power was not really available.
With other Makita 18v LXT batteries and chargers available, the DHR242
Latest review: This drill is very sturdy, real Japanese quality, its a pleasure to work with it. Battery life is awesome, the chuck is made of metal so it won't fall
Latest review: A good addition to my collection of cordless tools and at just under $250 it didn't cause any concern for my minister of finance. This is part of the Makita LXT range, what ever that stands for.
Latest review: My old 7.2v makita was getting very tired so after much deliberation I purchased the Makita DDF484RFE 18V 3.0Ah Li-ion Cordless Brushless Heavy Duty Driver Drill Combo Kit . From the start it felt
Latest review: I've owned one of these drills for 40 years. I am a handy/maintenance man and this drill has received a severe flogging at times. It remains as reliable as the day I purchased it. Very powerful
Latest review: Ok so I bought a cheapo Ozito Impact drill a few months ago and it kinda did the job but it also let me down.
After trying to put some pictures up in my unit (with a very hard mason wall) using
Latest review: A great little drill for the price. Plenty of power, great compact size & weight. Very good design & layout allows fast and efficient use especialy during long & tedious work. Eg: fwd/reverse has a
Latest review: It's a beast. I don't need anything else to remove a bolt (forget about air compressors and all that).
One of the best investment I made in tools.
No matter what someone put in a bolt. This tool
Latest review: I too have this impact driver for renovating. Yeah the cords a hassle. Yeah it overheats. But it gets the job done better than a cordless. It's nice and compact with a light weight for fatigue free
Latest review: I must have had mine about 3 years. About a year ago it began to play up. It sometimes lost drive to the chuck although the motor still ran. A sharp tap of the chuck would solve the problem. Now
Latest review: I bought this tool to do a particular job where I needed to remove and tighten up about 4000 bolts that I couldn't get to with my cordless angle driver (There was no air available). It performed
Latest review: I bought this drill a few weeks ago after my 10 year old AEG 700W drill burnt out. Compared to that one, the Makita is lighter and better balanced. No problems using it single handedly. So far
Latest review: Not enough grunt.Ratchet clutch not adjustable for "no-clutch"drive.Used a 6805 BV for 20 years on roofs and general construction with timber and steel.Tough tool.Fully respect it.FS 2700 doesnt
Latest review: Purchased a Makita M8101KG Hammer Drill to drill new holes to mount a new disability toilet and 30 seconds into drilling the first hole the chuck fell off. Looks to have a poorly threaded shaft,