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Top tools: Makita Cordless Impact Wrench

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A compact solution for heavy duty applications, Makita’s cordless, ½” impact wrench

A compact solution for heavy duty applications, Makita’s cordless, ½” impact wrench measures nine inches, top to bottom, and weighs in at just 7.9 lbs. with the 18V Li-ion battery installed. The brushless, high torque motor has three speed settings and delivers 740 ft.lbs. of fastening torque and 1,180 ft.lbs. of breakaway torque. Electronic controls match torque to rpm while protecting the motor from overloading, over-discharge, and overheating. Other features include an LED guide light, rubberized soft grip handle, and a sturdy tool hook.

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This is an excerpt from “Power to the People,” our annual compilation of top new power tools for 2017 in the February/March issue.

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