THE LXT®ADVANTAGE

4 key components make up Makita’s LXT® Advantage, providing you, the user with the most advanced, durable and dependable 18V tools on the market. Our fast-charging LXT® batteries, Rapid Optimum Charger, industry leading brushless motors, and our STAR Protection Computer Controls make each and every one of our 175+* solutions the best option for the job, no question.

*175+ solutions in 2018.

LXT® LITHIUM-ION BATTERY

UP TO 50% LONGER RUN TIME*

Battery delivers constant power and run time in extreme temperatures, even in winter (-4°F/ -20°C). Equipped with Star Protection Computer Controls™ to protect against overload, over-discharge, and overheating.*Vs. Makita 18V Ni-Cd Battery

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RAPID OPTIMUM CHARGER

UP TO 3X FASTER CHARGING*

The Makita Rapid Optimum Charger communicates with the battery’s built-in chip throughout the charging process to optimize battery life by actively controlling current, voltage and temperature. Built-in fan circulates air through the battery during the charging process to cool the battery for faster charge time.*Vs. Makita 18V Ni-Cd Charger

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LXT® BRUSHLESS MOTOR

UP TO 50% MORE MOTOR LIFE*

Makita-built Brushless Motor eliminates carbon brushes, enabling the motor to run cooler and more efficiently for longer life. The electronically-controlled Brushless Motor efficiently uses energy to match torque and RPM to the changing demands of the application.*Vs. Makita Cordless Motors with Brushes

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STAR PROTECTION COMPUTER CONTROLS

EFFICIENT POWER MANAGEMENT

The demanding applications you take on every day are also demanding on your cordless tools and batteries. You rely on your tools, so Makita® created Star Protection Computer Controls™. Star Protection is communication technology that allows the tool and battery to monitor conditions and exchange data in real time to protect against overload, over-discharge and overheating.

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DO MORE WITH YOUR 18V LXT® BATTERIES

  • Construction
  • CONSTRUCTION
  • Landscaping
  • LANDSCAPING
  • Maintenance
  • MAINTENANCE
  • Lifestyle
  • LIFESTYLE

FEATURED PRODUCTS

  • CX300RB 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion Sub-Compact Brushless Cordless 3-Pc. Combo Kit (2.0Ah)
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  • XCU03PTX1 18V X2 (36V) LXT® Lithium-Ion Brushless Cordless 14" Chain Saw Kit (5.0Ah) and Brushless Angle Grinder
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  • XT447T 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion Brushless Cordless 4-Pc. Combo Kit (5.0Ah)
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  • XT705PT 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion Brushless Cordless 7-Pc. Combo Kit (5.0Ah)
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