Tool users who unplug the cord with Makita 18V LXT® experience new levels of convenience, efficiency and productivity. Makita created the 18V Lithium-Ion cordless tool category in 2005, and today it is the world’s largest 18V cordless tool line-up. Makita’s leading technology gives tool users unmatched performance and breadth of line, with innovation in motor and battery technology that is obliterating industry standards – and leaving old thinking behind. With high amp-hour batteries, efficient brushed and brushless motors, and 18V X2 LXT® (36V) technology, Makita 18V LXT tools not only meet corded demands, they can exceed the performance of corded, all while remaining in a single cordless platform powered by the industry's fastest-charging 18V lithium-ion batteries. [Learn More]
The 18V Lithium-Ion Rapid Optimum 4-Port Charger (model DC18SF) offers several advantages for cordless tool users. It has a compact size that is ideal for job site or shop use, and will accommodate up to four 18V Lithium-Ion batteries at one time for increased efficiency and less downtime. (Batteries sold separately.)
The DC18SF will charge two 18V LXT® 3.0 Ah batteries in 60 minutes, and four 18V LXT® 3.0 Ah batteries in 120 minutes. The charger will also accommodate 18V Compact Lithium-Ion 2.0 Ah batteries, with a 50-minute charge time for two batteries and up to 100 minutes for four batteries. It is compatible with all Makita 18V Lithium-Ion slide-style batteries.
The DC18SF has a compact design at just over 17 in. long, and is ideal for a job site gang box or shop environment. The Charger communicates with the battery's built-in chip throughout the charging process to optimize battery life by actively controlling current, voltage and temperature. The result is faster battery charging and a more efficient job site or workshop.
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