Tuesday, September 14, 2021


The Oscillating Tool Features a Tool-Less Clamp System for Faster Accessory Installation

The 18V LXT® Sub-Compact Brushless StarlockMax Multi-Tool provides faster accessory installation to tackle a range of applications.

September 14, 2021, La Mirada, CA – Makita U.S.A., Inc., the leader in cordless power tool innovation, is excited to release the 18V LXT® Sub-Compact Brushless StarlockMax® Multi-Tool, Tool Only (XMT04ZB). This versatile tool combines performance and speed with low vibration, reduced noise, and the efficiency of the StarlockMax System.

The multi-tool features a brushless motor and variable speed control dial (10,000 – 20,000 OPM) with soft-start so users can match the speed to the application. It has a 3.6-degree oscillation angle for faster, more aggressive cutting and sanding. The small diameter barrel grip provides improved handling and a large on/off slide switch with lock-on button provides convenience.
The XMT04ZB is equipped with Anti-Vibration Technology (AVT®), an internal counterbalance system engineered to reduce vibration. It also features Extreme Protection Technology (XPT™) for improved dust and water resistance for operation in harsh conditions
StarlockMax® System
The StarlockMax System is a tool-less clamp system that allows for faster accessory installation. When used with Starlock Oscillating Multi-Tool Accessories, this oscillating multi-tool is ideal for cutting, sanding, scraping, grout removal, and many more applications.
The XMT04 is compatible with StarlockMax. StalockPlus®, and Starlock® accessories. To view available accessories, please visit www.makitatools.com/products/accessories/cutting-blades/multi-tool-blades
18V LXT® System
The LXT System, the world’s largest cordless tool system powered by 18V lithium-ion slide-style batteries, takes a user from power tools to outdoor power equipment to get the job done. Makita® 18V LXT Batteries have the fastest charge times in their categories, so they spend more time working and less time sitting on the charger.  
For improved tool performance and extended battery life, both driver-drills feature Star Protection Computer Controls. Star Protection is communication technology that allows the Star Protection-equipped tool and battery to exchange data in real time and monitor conditions during use to protect against overloading, over-discharging and overheating.
For more information, please visit makitatools.com

18V LXT® Sub-Compact Brushless StarlockMax® Multi-Tool, Tool Only
Variable Speed Dial
Oscillations Per Minute
10,000 – 20,000 OPM
Oscillation Angle
Overall Length
Weight (with battery)
4.4 lbs. (battery not included)
Tool Only
About Makita
Makita is a worldwide manufacturer of industrial power tools, pneumatics and power equipment, and offers a wide range of industrial accessories. Makita U.S.A., Inc. is located in La Mirada, California, and operates an extensive distribution network throughout the U.S.A. With 50 years in the United States and over 100 years worldwide, Makita utilizes experience and expertise to manufacture best-in-class solutions. For more information about Makita U.S.A., call (800)4-MAKITA or visit makitatools.com. Find Makita on Instagram, YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter @makitatools
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The multi-tool features a brushless motor and variable speed control dial (10,000 – 20,000 OPM) with soft-start so users can match the speed to the application.

The cordless multi-tool can be used for removing grout, removing tile, drywall cut outs, cutting pipes and conduit, trimming millwork, scraping adhesive, and much more.




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