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Model No: DHG181ZK

18V LXT Cordless Variable Temperature Heat Gun (Tool Only)


LXT Technology  Carrying Case   Tool only. Battery and Charger sold Separately 18V Battery Makita Canada
2-Stage Air Volume Control, Variable Temperature Dial

Ideal For Welding and Forming Plastics, Heat Shrink Tubing, Soldering Copper Pipe, Bending Plastic Pipe, Thawing Metal Pipes, Activating/De-Activating Adhesives and Putties, Stripping Paint And More!

  • Quick release nozzle design allows operator to easily remove nozzles without risk of injury
  • Variable temperature dial provides stepless electronic temperature adjustment to achieve precise heating requirements
  • 2-stage air volume control provides versatility in a wide range of applications
  • Rear housing design with integrated rubber bumpers allows tool to be positioned upright for use as a static heating source during two-handed operations
  • Hanging hook can be used to hang on pipes, scaffolding and more or can be secured for use with a lanyard when working at heights
  • 2-stage safety trigger switch prevents accidental start up for maximum safety
  • Lock-on button allows operator to lock on trigger switch for static operation and reduced operator fatigue.
  • LED job light with afterglow function illuminates work area and materials for maximum visibility and precision
  • Ergonomic soft rubber grip design for comfortable operation


INCLUDES: Batteries and Charger Sold Separately. Reduction Nozzle (PR00000031), Reflector Nozzle (PR00000030), Wide-Slot Nozzle (PR00000029), Glass Protection Nozzle (PR00000028), Plastic Carrying Case 


Battery Capacities

18V Li-Ion

Air Temperature

Ambient temperature - 550°C (1,022°F)

Air Volume:

1: 4.2 CFM (120 l/min),  2: 7.1 CFM (200 l/min)

Overall Length

6-5/8" (173 mm)

Net Weight

1.6 lbs (0.7 kg)

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