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Model No: DDF489RTX1

18V LXT Brushless Cordless 1/2" Drill/Driver w/XPT (5.0Ahx2 Kit)


LXT Technology  XPT Technology  Brushless  Makita Canada

  • POWER : Makita built BL Brushless Motor delivers 970 in.lbs. of Max Torque
  • ERGONOMICS : Compact and ergonomic design at only 6-7/8” long
  • VERSATILITY : 2-speed transmission (0-550 & 0-1,800 RPM) for a wide range of drilling and fastening applications
  • DURABILITY : All metal 1/2" self ratcheting chuck for improved bit gripping strength and durability
  • Precise Control: Offers 21 clutch settings and a dedicated drill mode for accurate fastening.
  • Twin LED Light: Built-in LEDs with pre-glow and afterglow functions illuminate the work area for enhanced visibility.
  • Convenient Bit Changes: 13 mm (1/2") keyless chuck allows for quick and hassle-free bit replacements.
  • Electric Brake: Rapidly stops operation for increased productivity and safety.
  • Reversing Switch: Thoughtfully located for easy operation.
  • Durable Belt Clip: Reversible clip for temporary tool hanging.
  • Features Extreme Protection Technology (XPT) which is engineered to provide increased dust and water resistance in harsh job site conditions
  • 18V LXT Lithium-Ion 5.0Ah battery BL1850B, features an integrated L.E.D. battery charge level indicator
  • 18V LXT Lithium-Ion 5.0Ah battery BL1850B reaches a full charge in 45 minutes or less
  • Rapid Charger communicates with the battery's built-in chip throughout the charging process to optimize battery life by actively controlling current, voltage and temperature
  • Makita technology delivers category-leading charge time so the battery spends more time working and less time sitting on the charger


INCLUDES: Two 18V (5.0 Ah) Li-Ion Battery BL1850B (196675-2), Rapid Charger (DC18RC), Double Ended Bit 2-45 (784637-8), Hook (346449-3) 


Battery Capacities:

18V Li-Ion



1/2" (13 mm)


Auger Bit 1-1/2" (38 mm), Self-feed Bit 2" (51mm), Hole Saw: 2" (51mm)

No Load Speed:


0 - 550 RPM


0 - 1,800 RPM

Maximum Torque 

970 in. lbs (110 Nm)

Vibration Level

2.5 m/s²

Noise Level


Overall Length

6-7/8" (174 mm)

Net Weight

4.7 lbs (2.1 kg)

Note: Makita Canada reserves the right to change specification of products without notice. The contents of the parts breakdown and Instruction manuals may be different from current products.