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16-1/2" / 18Vx2 LXT Split Shaft Line Trimmer
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LXT Technology
Active Feedback technology
LXT Technology
Model No: DUX60ZM5X

Power unit is compatible with Makita split shaft attachments

Tool-less release system for quick disconnect of line trimmer

Brushless Motor / XPT / AFT

  • 3-speed options (Low: 4,200 RPM, Medium: 6,000 RPM, High: 7,100 RPM) for active power management
  • Variable speed trigger for precise amount of power within each setting
  • Smaller protector guard increases cutting area visibility
  • Straight shaft style provides greater reach compared to a curved shaft
  • Reverse mode for clearing entangled debris from the cutting head
  • Electric brake for increased operator safety
  • Soft start feature gradually increases speed to eliminate start up shock
  • Equipped with Star Protection Computer Controls to protect against overloading, over-discharging and over-heating


INCLUDES: 18Vx2 (36V) LXT Split Shaft Power Unit (DUX60Z), Line Trimmer (Straight Shaft) Attachment - Small Guard (EM405MP), Shoulder Harness (125516-5), Hex Wrench 4 (783202-0), Safety Goggles (195246-2), Accessory Bag (831304-7) 


Battery Capacities

Two 18V Li-Ion

No Load Speed:

High/Medium / Low

0 - 9,700 / 0 - 8,200 / 0 - 5,700 RPM

Vibration Level


Noise Level


Overall Length

39-3/4" (1,011 mm)

Net Weight

9.8 lbs (4.4 kg)

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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.