Makita Couple Shaft Power Head, 18V X2 LXT

Landscapers and contractors are demanding more cordless alternatives to gas-powered outdoor power equipment. Makita is meeting demand with an expanding line of cordless OPE that includes the 18V X2 LXT® Lithium-Ion (36V) Brushless Cordless Couple Shaft Power Head. With zero emissions, lower noise and maximum versatility, the Power Head is a welcome solution for a range of trimming and cutting applications. It’s powered by two 18V LXT® batteries (sold separately) for maximum performance and run time without the hassles of gas and without leaving the 18V battery platform.

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Landscapers and contractors are demanding more cordless alternatives to gas-powered outdoor power equipment. Makita is meeting demand with an expanding line of cordless OPE that includes the 18V X2 LXT® Lithium-Ion (36V) Brushless Cordless Couple Shaft Power Head. With zero emissions, lower noise and maximum versatility, the Power Head is a welcome solution for a range of trimming and cutting applications. It’s powered by two 18V LXT® batteries (sold separately) for maximum performance and run time without the hassles of gas and without leaving the 18V battery platform.

The Power Head is compatible with a variety of optional couple shaft attachments, with a lever style lock system for quick tool-less installation and replacement. It can be used with multiple attachments for trimming, edging, cultivating, and brush cutting (sold separately).

For added protection, the Electronic Torque Control turns the motor off if the rotation speed suddenly slows down or stops, and the overheat warning system turns on an indicator light and is engineered to automatically stop the motor. Added features include a variable speed trigger, and reverse (clockwise) rotation system that allows the operator to quickly clear the brush cutter head of entangled weed and grass.

SPEED : 3-speed options (up to 9,700 RPM) for power management
CONTROL : Variable speed trigger switch for controlled cutting speed
DESIGN : Lever style lock system allows for quick tool-less installation and replacement of attachments
COMPATIBILITY : Compatible with a variety of Makita couple shaft attachments for various applications
INCLUDES : Power head only (battery, charger and attachments not included)

  • BL™ Brushless motor delivers up to 9,700 RPM
  • 3-speed options (Low: 5,700 RPM, Medium: 8,200 High: 9,700 RPM) for power management
  • Variable speed trigger switch for controlled cutting speed
  • Compatible with a variety of Makita couple shaft attachments for various applications
  • Lever style lock system allows for quick tool-less installation and replacement of attachments
  • Zero emissions and reduced maintenance; no need for gas or oil mixing
  • 3-year limited warranty