Makita DTD152Z & DTD152 18v Impact Driver

Available With Battery (DTD152Z) or Body Only (DTD152)

Makita DTD152 Key Features

  • Light weight and compact unit, great for tight spaces
  • High quality build, feels solid, very comfortable to use
  • 165 Nm torque to help make jobs easier
  • Has Extreme Protection Technology, this makes this impact driver ideal for harsh weather conditions as it
  • protects against dust and water
  • All metal high quality gears
  • Variable Speed Control via Trigger Pressure
  • One-touch bit installation
  • LED work light on unit




Without Battery (DTD152Z)


With Battery (DTD152Z)


Makita DTD152 Specs 
Max Torque165 Nm
Impacts Per Minute3,500
Max No Load Speed (RPM)2,900
Brushless MotorNo
Battery Type18V Lithium-Ion
Adjustable Speed SettingsNo
Variable Speed TriggerYes
Electric BrakeYes
Max Bolt DiameterM16
Body Weight1.3kg
Body Length137mm

Differences Between the DTD152Z & DTD152?

The Makita DTD152Z is the body only, if you already have a compatible Makita charger and battery, you only need to purchase the body. The DTD152 comes with a official Makita battery which can also be used with other compatible Makita LXT power tools.

Makita DTD152 Impact Driver

The Makita DTD152 is an excellent impact driver for general use. It has more than enough power for most jobs, with 165Nm torque, up to 2900 rpm and up to 3500 ipm, there are not many jobs this impact driver can not do. Building decking, fencing, unscrewing stubborn screws, no problem for this little heavy duty power tool.

Its soft grip design makes this Makita impact driver very comfortable to handle for long periods of time. Thanks to its lightweight and compact design, this impact driver is a pleasure to use in tight spaces and overhead one-handed situations. Its variable single speed trigger gives you precise control over how much power is delivered when driving screws in and out.

It can easily handle M4-M8 machine screws, M5-M16 standard bolts and M5-M12 high tensile bolts. It’s precise forward and backwards speed trigger allows you to use this tool as a everyday electric screwdriver as well.

Where this impact drivers excels is it’s build quality. Makita are known to for their high quality built tools, and many professional contractors are getting 10+ years of use from their Makita tools. If you are looking a quality impact driver that will last a long time, you cannot go wrong with the Makita DTD152Z. If you are looking for a brushless impact driver that has adjustable power settings, take a look at the Makita DTD154Z, or for the latest makita impact driver, take a look at the Makita DTD171Z.


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Arthur Allen has been using all sorts of power tools for the last 27 years, gaining a lot of experience on how they work, how to determine what makes a power good, and becoming an expert on the subject through many years of real world trial and error. Not only is Arthur and expert in tools, but various building jobs as well.