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]
The Makita 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion Cordless 2-Piece Combo Kit (model XT260) is built for the pro-user who requires cordless drilling and fastening solutions with superior balance and less weight. The XT260 includes a versatile ½” driver-drill and a powerful, compact impact driver. The kit includes two 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion 3.0Ah batteries which reach a full charge in only 30 minutes.
It’s part of Makita’s expanding 18V Lithium-Ion series, the world’s largest cordless tool line-up powered by an 18V Lithium-Ion slide-style battery. 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.
The combo kit includes a versatile ½” driver-drill powered by a Makita-built 4-pole motor that delivers 480 in. lbs. of Max Torque. The 2-speed all-metal transmission delivers 0-400 RPM in low speed and 0-1,500 RPM in high for a wide range of drilling and driving applications.
The kit also includes a compact impact driver powered by a Makita-built 4-pole motor that delivers 1,420 in. lbs. of Max Torque, 0-2,300 RPM, and 0-3,200 impacts per minute for a wide range of fastening tasks. Makita’s proprietary hammer and anvil impact mechanism is manufactured using the best raw materials with the highest quality steel and unique heat hardening process for maximum fastening and driving power.
Both the driver-drill and impact driver have a compact and ergonomic shape for superior balance and comfort, as well as a built-in L.E.D. light that illuminates the work area.