Makita DHP481 & DHP481Z Compact Combi Dril

Available With Battery or Body Only

Makita DHP481 Features



Makita DHP481 Features

  • Weighing just 2.7 kg, this tool is quite lightweight and compact and facilitates easy use
  • Brushless motor provides higher efficiency on a single battery charge
  • Single sleeve keyless chuck makes installation and removal of bit easy and tool-less
  • Convenient ergonomic handle allows easy use in driver/drill applications
  • Extreme Protection Technology keeps the motor protected against dust and water
  • Twin LED lights illuminate the work space 
  • Battery fuel gauge indicates the battery capacity in a single button click
  • Features forward/reverse rotation and electric brake
  • The tool comes with two mechanical gears to deliver higher torque and speeds
  • Wider torque range allows using the tool for a variety of applications

Without Battery (DHP481Z)

With Battery (DHP481)

Makita DHP481 Specs 
Max Torque125Nm
Blows Per Minute31,500
Max No Load Speed (RPM)2,100
Torque settings21+Drill
Variable Speed Control TriggerYes
Drilling diameter in steel13mm
Drilling diameter in wood76mm
Drilling diameter in masonry16mm
Battery Type18v Li-ion
Body Length205mm

More Info About Makita DHP481Z Drill

When you look for high-quality power tools, one of the most important considerations is the reputation of the manufacturer. Makita is dedicated to delivering outstanding power tools through its commitment to innovation and advancement. It is popular as a leading manufacturer of power tools and the DHP481 18V LXT Brushless Combi Hammer Drill is an example of the excellence the brand offers. This brushless hammer drill generates the highest of torque from the 18V series. You can never go wrong with Makita when it comes to power tools.

Brushless Motor

The Makita DHP481 combi drill is powered by a brushless DC motor that allows double the run time of other motor types. This motor is particularly designed to provide a higher amount of work on a full battery charge. The brushless motor is free of any carbon brushes and hence the motor runs cooler, delivering better efficiency for a long time. This motor is controlled electronically to optimize the use of battery capacity to a great extent.

Ergonomic Design

This Makita drill features extremely lightweight and compact construction. Weighing just 2kgs, this tool is one of the lightest and easiest to use power drills. It comes with a long rigid side grip that allows stabilizing the bit for smooth drilling and driving. The gear is constructed out of metal for durable performance.

Keyless Chuck

The Makita DHP481 features single sleeve keyless chuck that facilitates easy installation and removal of bit with just one hand without having to use any tools. It also has variable speed control and 21 torque settings. Additional drill mode provides fastening control.

LED Job Light

Twin LED job lights automatically illuminate the work area in dark or hard-to-see conditions. The lights have an afterglow feature. This helps using the tool in dark areas without any problem.

Battery Fuel Gauge

The drill features a fuel gauge that indicates the remaining battery power in three stages with just a button click. Three lights mean more than 50% battery capacity, two lights indicate 20-50 percent battery power and one light shows 20 percent or less battery capacity.

Extreme Protection Technology

The patent technology keeps the Makita drill motor protected from water as well as dust for improved performance in harsh conditions. This ensures the drill performs efficiently in outdoor and tough environments.

To Sum Up The Makita DHP481

The Makita DHP481Z LXT combi hammer drill runs on an 18 V lithium-ion battery and brushless motor that allows twice the run-time. The variable-speed drill runs up to 550 rpm at low speed and 2100 rpm in high gear. The keyless chuck delivers 13mm capacity in steel, 76mm in wood and 16mm in masonry. One can adjust the torque to one of the 21 settings and use the dedicated drilling mode. The soft-grip handle design ensures enhanced performance with drilling/driving. This Makita is overall an amazing choice for a variety of drilling and driving tasks, both indoors and outdoors, click the buttons above for makita DHP481 best price.