Makita Cordless CX Series Tools Reviewed:
The Makita 12V CXT 3/8″ and 1/4″ Ratchet RW01R1 are cordless tools with a built-in motor drive system. They have a maximum speed of 5,000 rpm and operate at an output voltage range from 2.5 V to 15 V.
These tools are designed for use in all types of applications requiring precision work such as drilling, cutting, grinding, tapping and screwing. The tool’s compact size makes it ideal for small jobs or when space is limited. The tools feature a rotary encoder which allows them to be operated without having to remove the driver head from the chuck.
These cordless tools come with a one year warranty against defects in materials and workmanship.
12V DC Motor Drive System (Max Speed 5,000 RPM)
Maximum Output Voltage Range From 2.5 V To 15 V (2.0 – 20 Watts)
Rotary Encoder Control Capability For Operational Safety And Product Reliability (No Driver Required)
Cordless Design With No Battery Or AC Adapter Needed!
3/8″ x 1/4″ x .050″ Single Sleeve Ratchet (Cat. No.
3/8″ Side Load Offset Ratchet (Cat. No. HR02R1)
Clutch Style 1/2″ Chuck (Cat. No. HR03R1)
Accessory 3/16″ x 4″ E-Thrust Saw Blade (Cat. No. HR04R1)
Accessory 3/16″ x 4″ Grinder Wheel (Cat. No. HR05R1)
Accessory 3/16″ x 2-1/2″ Belt Sander (Cat. No. HR06R1)
Accessory 2.3mm Drill Bit (Cat. No.
Accessory 3/32″ Drill Bit (Cat. No. HR08R1)
Accessory 1/8″ x 5″ Cutting Disc (Cat. No. HR09R1)
Accessory 3/16″ x 2-1/2″ Sanding Disc (Cat. No. HR10R1)
Accessory 1/4″ 72 Tooth Fine Crosscut File (Cat. No. HR98R1)
Accessory 3/8″ x 6″ Grit Grinding Disc (Cat. No. HR99R1)
Accessory 3/8″ x 4″ Grit Grinding Disc (Cat. No. HR100R1)
The Makita 12V CXT 3/8″ and 1/4″ Ratchet RW01R1 are compact and powerful cordless rotary tools that are designed to fit into those little work spots existing drills can’t. This one tool could replace a whole garage full of tool chests! The perfect tool for all those quick jobs without having to set up the big gear!
With the new rotary encoder control, the tool is operated with just one hand and without even removing the driver bit from the chuck. This new safety feature prevents any possible injuries that may occur by not paying complete attention while using these tools.
The built-in motor drive system allows for maximum speed of 5,000rpm or 5 full rotation per second in both low and high torque mode. Maximum output voltage of the tool is 2.5V or 20 watts.
The battery pack on these tools is a removable, rechargeable 12V lithium-ion battery which delivers long run times per charge. There are no hazardous waste to dispose of and they hold their charge even after months of inactivity.
With a full family of cordless tools now available, there is a complete line to cover any job, big or small.
No Load Speed: 0 – 5,000 rpm
Max. Torque: 0 – 20 lb-in
Chuck Type: Sleeve Bearing Push-In (Ratchet Models) Single Sleeve (All Other Models)
Tool Weight: 1.1 lb (with battery)
Battery Pack Weight: 1.8 lb
Battery Pack: 12V, 2.4Ah, 120Wh
Charge Time: 30 Minutes
The Kit Includes:
One (1) Makita 12V CXT Ratchet Driver Model No. HR01R1
One (1) Makita 12V CXT 3/8″ Sds Plus Ratchet Model No. HR02R1
One (1) Makita 12V CXT 1/4″ Hex Driver Model No. HR03R1
One (1) Makita 12V CXT 3/8″ Side Load Offset Model No. HR04R1
One (1) Makita 12V CXT 3/16″ x 4″ E-Thrust Saw Blade Model No. HR05R1
One (1) Makita 12V CXT 3/16″ Grinder Wheel Model No. HR06R1
One (1) Makita 12V CXT 2.3mm Drill Bit Model No. HR07R1
One (1) Makita 12V CXT 3/32″ Drill Bit Model No. HR08R1
One (1) Makita 12V CXT 1/8″ x 5″ Cutting Disc Model No. HR09R1
One (1) Makita 12V CXT 3/16″ x 2-1/2″ Sanding Disc Model No. HR10R1
One (1) Makita 12V CXT 1/4″ 72 Tooth Fine Crosscut File Model No. HR98R1
One (1) Makita 12V CXT 3/8″ x 6″ Grit Grinding Disc Model No. HR99R1
One (1) Makita 12V CXT 3/8″ x 4″ Grit Grinding Disc Model No. HR100R1
One (1) Storage Bag
Belt Clip Soft Bag (Optional Accessory)
Warranty: One Year Warranty Against Factory Defects
In addition the full line of Makita Lithium-Ion batteries, the BLi series are also compatible with the following Makita tools:
Makita 12V CXT Brushless Saws Model No. XSAW1Z,XSAW2Z,XSAW3Z,XSJWTX
Makita 12V CXT Brushless Grinders Model No. XSG11Z,XSG13Z,XSG16Z
Makita 12V CXT Brushless Impact Wrenches Model No. XDT100,XDT110,XDT115,XDT150
Makita 12V CXT Drill Model No. DV01D,DV01DL,DV01DS,DV02D,DV02DL,DV02DS,DV03D,DV03DW
Makita 12V CXT SDS Drill Model No. HRT113Z,HRT123Z
Makita 12V CXT Hammer Drill Model No. HR202Z,HR203Z
Makita 12V CXT Rotary Hammer Model No. HR231Z,HR23LZ
Makita 12V CXT Right Angle Drill Model No. HR2402Z,HR2403Z
Makita 12V CXT SDS Plus Drill Model No. HR411Z,HR42LZ
Makita 12V CXT Recip Saw Model No. HR54RZ,HR55RZ
Makita 12V CXT Compound Miter Saw Model No. LCT200W,LCT300W
Makita 12V CXT Impact Driver Model No. BTD131Z,BTD134Z,BTD135Z
Makita 12V CXT Impact Wrench Model No. BTD142Z,BTD144Z
Makita 12V CXT Screwdriver Model No. BSS611Z,BSS612Z,BSS61AZ,BSS62AZ
Makita 12V CXT Die Grinder Model No. BGT251Z,BGT256Z
Makita 12V CXT Reciprocating Saw Model No.
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