XFD12R
18V LXT® Lithium‑Ion Compact Brushless Cordless 1/2" Driver‑Drill Kit (2.0Ah)
18V LXT® Compact Brushless 1/2" Driver-Drill Kit
XFD12R

18V LXT® Lithium‑Ion Compact Brushless Cordless 1/2" Driver‑Drill Kit (2.0Ah)

  • POWER : BL™ Brushless motor delivers 530 in.lbs. of Max Torque
  • SPEED : Mechanical 2-speed transmission (0-500 & 0-2,000 RPM) for a wide range of applications
  • DESIGN : Compact and ergonomic design at only 6-3/4"
  • COMFORT : Weighs only 3.4 lbs. with battery for reduced operator fatigue
  • INCLUDES : (2) 18V Lithium-Ion Compact batteries, rapid charger and bag

The Makita 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion Brushless Cordless ½” Driver-Drill (XFD12R) is an ideal drilling and driving solution for the user who wants a drill with superior power-to-weight ratio. The XFD12R combines 530 in.lbs. of Max Torque with an efficient brushless motor that delivers up 50% more work per charge, 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. In driver mode, the adjustable torque settings provide more control for a full range of applications, from large fasteners to smaller, delicate screws. It weighs only 3.4 lbs. (with 2.0Ah battery) for increased comfort and superior power-to-weight ratio. The kit includes two efficient 18V LXT® Compact 2.0Ah batteries, and each reach a full charge in only 25 minutes – the fastest charge-time in the category – for less downtime and increased productivity.

It’s part of Makita’s expanding 18V Lithium-Ion system, the world’s largest cordless tool system powered by 18V Lithium-Ion slide-style batteries. Makita 18V Lithium-Ion 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, Makita created 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 increased versatility, the tool can also be powered by Makita 18V LXT® and Compact Lithium-Ion batteries with the star symbol on the battery indicating Star Protection inside.

  • Mechanical 2-speed transmission (0-500 & 0-2,000 RPM) for a wide range of drilling and fastening applications
  • BL™ Brushless motor delivers 530 in.lbs. of Max Torque
  • Efficient BL™ Brushless Motor is electronically controlled to optimize battery energy use for up to 50% longer run time per charge
  • The BL™ Brushless Motor eliminates carbon brushes, enabling the BL™ Motor to run cooler and more efficiently for longer life
  • The electronically-controlled BL™ Brushless Motor efficiently uses energy to match torque and RPM to the changing demands of the application
  • Extreme Protection Technology (XPT™) engineered for improved dust and water resistance for operation in harsh job site conditions
  • Compact and ergonomic design at only 6-3/4"
  • Weighs only 3.4 lbs. with battery for reduced operator fatigue
  • Rubberized soft grip handle provides increased comfort on the job
  • Built-in dual L.E.D. lights with afterglow illuminate the work area
  • All metal 1/2" ratcheting chuck for improved bit gripping strength and durability
  • All metal gears and gear housing for maximum job site durability
  • 18V Compact Lithium-Ion 2.0Ah battery BL1820B provides up to 50% more run time per charge* *compared to BL1815
  • 18V Compact Lithium-Ion 2.0Ah battery BL1820B reaches a full charge in 25 minutes or less
  • 18V Compact Lithium-Ion 2.0Ah battery BL1820B is compatible with 18V LXT® Tools
  • Equipped with Star Protection Computer Controls™ to protect against overloading, over-discharging and over-heating
  • Rapid Optimum Charger communicates with the battery's built-in chip throughout the charging process to optimize battery life by actively controlling current, voltage and temperature
  • Rapid Optimum Charger has a built-in fan to cool the battery for faster, more efficient charging
  • Makita technology delivers category-leading charge time so the battery spends more time working and less time sitting on the charger
  • Compatible with Makita 18V Lithium-Ion batteries with a Star symbol
  • 3-year limited warranty on tool, battery and charger
  • Only use genuine Makita batteries and chargers
LXT Compact Brushless (Black on White) XPT- Extreme Protection Technology Logo (Black on White)   Star Protection Computer Controls Logo (Color on White)
  • LXT® Lithium-Ion
  • 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 36V (18V X2) LXT® 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]

  • Star Protection Computer Controls™
  • Makita cordless tools are engineered for industrial applications, and for added protection during the most demanding jobs Makita created STAR Protection Computer Controls™. STAR is communications technology that monitors conditions during use, allowing the tool and battery to exchange data to protect against overloading, overdischarging and overheating. If STAR detects conditions that threaten to overload, overdischarge or overheat the tool or battery, the tool will automatically stop. At that time the user can either restart the tool, change or charge the battery, and put the tool back to work. When you slide a Makita 18V LXT® battery with the STAR symbol onto a Makita tool that has either the STAR symbol or a yellow terminal, you are benefitting from STAR Protection Computer Controls™.

  • XPT™ Extreme Protection Technology
  • When the job takes your Makita tool into harsh conditions, Makita Extreme Protection Technology (XPT™) provides added protection. XPT™ is a series of integrated seals engineered to channel away dust and water for increased durability. Wherever the job takes you, Makita tools equipped with XPT™ are engineered for increased durability and longer tool life.

  • Chuck Size : 1/2"
  • No Load Speed (var. 2 spd) : 0 - 500 / 0 - 2,000 RPM
  • Maximum Torque (in.lbs./N•m) : 530 in.lbs./60N•m
  • Overall Length : 6-3/4"
  • Net Weight (with battery) : 3.4 lbs.
  • Battery : 18V LXT® Compact Lithium-Ion
  • Capacity (steel) : 1/2"
  • Capacity (wood) : 1-1/2"
  • Handle : Pistol
  • Power Type : Cordless
  • Form Factor (LXT) : Compact
  • Motor Type : Brushless
  • Shipping Weight : 9.13 lbs.
  • UPC Code : 088381-826457
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