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]
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.
Makita is expanding the line of cordless outdoor power equipment to include the 36V (18V X2) LXT® 19” Self-Propelled Lawn Mower Kit (XML14CT1). With zero emissions, lower noise, and reduced maintenance, the XML14 is a welcome solution for efficient grass cutting.
The Mower is powered by two 18V LXT® batteries and delivers up to 55 minutes of run time with four LXT® 5.0Ah batteries. It features a powerful motor that delivers 3,100 RPM for faster cutting. It has an ergonomic composite deck for lower weight, reduced push force, and easy transport. The XML14 features self-propelled mode that can be adjusted from 1.5 MPH to 3 MPH for efficient operation, improved traction, and improved performance on incline slopes and uneven terrain.
Convenience features include a single lever that quickly adjusts cutting height from 1-1/4” to 4”, a 2-bushel capacity grass collector and folding handles for compact storage. For added versatility, it has a 3-in-1 design that allows for mulching, bagging, or rear discharge.
The Mower features Makita® Extreme Protection Technology (XPT™). XPT™ is a protective seal inside the tool and is engineered for improved operation in harsh conditions by channeling water and dust from key internal components. It is IPX4-rated for weather-resistant construction and durability.
It’s part of Makita’s expanding 18V LXT System, the world’s largest cordless tool system powered by 18V lithium-ion slide-style batteries. Makita 18V LXT 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 a 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 Lithium-Ion Batteries with the star symbol on the battery indicating Star Protection inside.
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