Makita U.S.A. Inc., manufacturer of high-quality industrial power tools and accessories, recently announced the launch of the12V max CXT Lithium-Ion Brushless Cordless 3/8-in. Sq. Drive Impact Wrench (WT05). Ideal for maintenance, auto and general use, the WT05 will be offered as a bare tool (WT05Z) and kit (WT05R1).
Impact Driver Enhancements
The WT05 delivers power and speed in a compact size for efficient fastening and working in tight spaces and overhead applications. The 12V max CXT 3/8-in. Sq. Drive Impact Wrench weighs only 2.2 lbs. (with 2.0Ah battery) for reduced fatigue. Variable 2-speed (0-2,400 RPM & 0-3,600 IPM) serves a variety of fastening applications.
Makita’s BL Brushless Motor delivers 120 ft lbs of Max Torque and 210 ft lbs of Nut-Busting Torque. Reverse Rotation Auto-Stop Mode stops rotation and impact when fastener is loosened adequately, which helps prevent over-loosening and dropped fasteners.
12V max CXT
With Makita 12V max CXT Lithium-Ion slide-style batteries, users get superior balance and ergonomics over pod-style batteries. For longer run time, 12V max CXT cordless tools are also compatible with the 12V max CXT Lithium-Ion 4.0Ah battery (BL1041B, sold separately). 12V max CXT Lithium-Ion batteries are engineered with a Battery Protection Circuit that protects against overloading, over-discharging and over-heating. It’s part of the expanding 12V max CXT series, combining performance with superior ergonomics in a compact size.