DeWalt DCD996 & DCD996N Hammer Combi Drill

Available With Battery or Body Only

dewalt dcd996 Drill


DeWalt DCD996 Drill Features

  • High-performance brushless motor delivers excellent power
  • 3-speed metal transmission provides enhanced runtime and durability
  • The tool offers 11-speed chuck, hammer and drill modes to suit a variety of applications
  • It can operate in forward and reverse rotation and with variable speeds
  • Equipped with a brake 
  • 3-mode worklight illuminates the work area
  • Automatic high-speed hammer function for increased masonry drilling speed
  • Keyless chuck allows easy bit changing

Without Battery (DCD996N)

With Battery (DCD996)

Dewalt DCD996 Specs 
Max Torque95 Nm
Blows Per Minute0-38250
Max No Load Speed (RPM)0-2250
Torque settings11+Drill
Drill chuck1.5mm-13.0mm keyless chuck
Drilling diameter in steel15mm
Drilling diameter in wood55mm
Drilling diameter in masonry13mm
Battery Type18v Li-ion
Battery Quantity5.0 Ah

More Info About DeWalt DCD996 Combi Drill

One of the most reliable power tool manufacturers, Dewalt produces high-quality products in exciting ranges. They have something suiting every individual’s requirements. Regardless of your profession and experience, you will never get disappointed with Dewalt when it comes to selecting a power tool. The DeWalt DCD996N featuring brushless technology was introduced as a way to step up the game of power tools. The lightweight, compact, powerful drill is an upgraded version with amazingly new elements and features that any user can benefit from.

Brushless Motor

This technology has recently become popular in power tools, particularly Dewalt drills. Brushless motor adjusts the drill speed according to the resistance and pressure during drilling or driving. This Dewalt model incorporates this technology and it works perfectly. Users love this feature as it is easy to use and gets the job done quickly. With no carbon brushes, the motor runs cooler and more efficiently, giving longer life. And as there is no physical contact involved, the power efficiency is higher. Moreover, with 3 speed settings and 11 clutch settings, it offers versatility to perform a variety of tasks.

Lightweight Design

Nothing is better than holding a compact, lightweight drill that does a great job without causing any fatigue. The DeWalt DCD996 has an extremely lightweight design with the battery pack on that allows using it for longer periods of time without any aches. If you happen to use power tools on a regular basis, choosing a lightweight option is a must.


This tool features an LED worklight that illuminates the working space. It is easy to activate with a trigger. The foot of the tool has a switch that allows changing the light’s intensity. You can choose from three settings – low, medium and high. There is also a 20 minutes afterglow function.

3-Speed Settings

The combi drill can handle a variety of job applications due to three speed settings. It also comes with a speed reverse feature that makes it possible to operate in forward as well as reverse rotations and at various speeds. To ensure safety, the forward/reverse button works as an auto-lock function to prevent the drill from starting accidentally. The tool also comes with a brake to make sure that the chuck stops as you release the trigger switch.

To Sum Up The DeWalt DCD996

The Dewalt DCD996N is a brushless combi drill that can be used as a hammer drill too. It can be used for general drilling, screwdriving and percussion drilling. You can activate the hammer function with the help of torque adjustment switch.

This premium drill has received a lot of positive comments from buyers. With no carbon brushes, the tool gets longer life and cooler, more efficient performance. In terms of versatility, this tool does a great job with so many settings to choose from.

It is an amazing tool that anybody should consider adding to his toolbox. Whether you are a beginner or a professional, it has something or the other to offer you. Anybody looking for a good hammer drill driver would definitely find this tool worth it.