Makita DHR242Z 18v Brushless SDS+ Rotary Hammer Drill with 2 x 5.0Ah Batteries
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They mention that its a very good tool, has done a great job when needed, and that its so light too. This 16" Open Mouth Tool Bag is made from heavy-duty 600 denier fabric, with a reinforced base for excellent strength and durability. Great SDS, especially if you have an entire set of Makita gear for your DIY (like I do) - it is then a no-brainer. years warranty as standard but if registered online within 30 days online at Makita can be extended to 3 years warranty.
Extra care is taken at the packing and loading stage, to ensure your goods arrive in perfect condition. I was amaized how powerful and light this tool is, had a corded one with me while working and the Makita was the best.An introduction to hammers: Hammers combine a pulsing pressure action, or 'hammer blow', with the rotating of a bit to break through denser materials. Absorbing cushion rubbers fitted on the handle base reduce vibration and also protect battery terminals from wear. A step up from the DHR202Z, the DHR242Z's brushless DC motor offers improved efficiency and power over its stablemate.
Ergonomic design is at the forefront of this Makita 18v drill’s makeup, it has a rubberised shapely handle and anti-slip dimples for continued tight grip to give maximum power thrust. This unique joint construction suppresses the transmission of vibration to the battery terminals, minimising battery failures such as terminal breakage or poor electrical contact. Tools must be registed online on Makita UK Warranty Registration Page within 30 days of purchase to qualify for the warranty extension otherwise a standard 1 year warranty will apply.The shoulder strap enables easy carrying of heavy loads and the multiple internal and external pockets allow excellent organisation of tools and accessories.
This system transfers the energy that the hammer builds up internally through to the tip of the drill bit without damaging the chuck.Cordless Convenience: Powered by the Makita 18V LXT® battery system, ensuring mobility on the job site. High productivity: This Makita Rotary Hammer Drill is highly productive by using an efficient Brushless DC motor to reduce energy loss by 30%, giving longer run times between battery charges, the brushless design means that this Makita combi drill offers frictionless performance. Secondly, whether you require the smaller SDS plus shank size drill bit or the larger SDS max shank size. But it didn't stop me drilling an accurate hole - pressed the bit where I wanted to start and the wobble didn't show up.
For a more compact and lightweight option, the MAKITA DHR171Z Rotary Hammer LXT® delivers efficient performance with essential features. As part of the design, the tool utilizes every bit of battery power when you need, all while reducing the need for ongoing maintenance by reducing the amount of heat generated and working more efficiently.I bought one that suffered from "Chuck Wobble" (not a 1990's Rapper, but a chuck that is out of line), resulting in long drill bits wobbling at the tip by about an inch. DHR242 models are 24mm (15/16") Cordless Combination Hammers powered by 18V Li-ion Battery, featuring: Efficient Brushless DC motor provides higher productivity than that of 18V Cordless Combination Hammer model DHR202. Unique rubber joint construction suppresses the transmission of vibration to battery terminals, minimising battery failures such as terminal breakage or poor electrical contact.