Makita Impact Drivers (18v & 10.8v)

Below are Makita impact drivers that are currently available in 2020

 Makita DTD171Makita DTD154Makita DTD152Makita TD110DWAE
Max Torque180Nm175Nm165Nm110Nm
Impacts Per Minute3,8003,8003,5003,500
Max No Load Speed (RPM)3,6003,6002,9002,600
Battery Type18V Lithium-Ion18V Lithium-Ion18V Lithium-Ion18V Lithium-Ion
Adjustable Speed SettingsYesYesNoNo

Makita DTD171Z 18V Impact Driver Available With Battery and Charger

- Max Torque: 180 Nm
- Impacts per Minute: 3,800
- Max No Load Speed: 3,600 rpm
- 4 Stage+ Tek mode (x2) + Assist mode (x2)
- Battery Type: Lithium-Ion
- Battery Quantity Ah: 5.0
- Voltage: 18v

 

This is currently Makita high end compact impact driver for 2020 and beyond. it has more torque than it predecessor and a new 4 stage impact power selection. You have wood mode, bolt mode, T-Mode for thick metal and a mode for thin metal.

Makita-DTD171Z-18V

Makita DTD154 18 V Brushless Impact Driver Available With Battery and Charger

- Max Torque: 175 Nm
- Impacts per Minute: 3,800
- Max No Load Speed: 3,600 rpm
- Battery Type: Lithium-Ion
- Battery Quantity Ah: 5.0
- Voltage: 18v
- Charge Time: 45 min
- Weight: 1.5kg

 

This ultra-compact 18v impact driver is excellent for small spaces, as it is only 117mm wide and currntly one of the smallest drivers around. It also has a three-stage impact power selector for when you require less power in those awkward spaces where precision is required, or just want to use it as a electric screwdriver.

The three-stage impact selector will change both the impact blows per minute and RPM. When the setting is at the lowest, it is an excellent precision driver, crank it up to its maximum power and you have a driver that will drive very long screws with ease.

Makita DTD154RTJ 18V

Makita DTD152Z 18V Impact Driver Available With Battery and Charger

- Max Torque: 165 Nm
- Impacts per Minute: 3,500
- Max No Load Speed: 2,900 rpm
- Battery Type: Lithium-Ion
- Battery Quantity Ah: 5.0
- Voltage: 18v
- Charge Time: 35 min
- Weight: 1.5kg

 

This impact driver by Makita is extremely popular and one of their best sellers. This impact driver has no problems driving in large screws, it has more than enough torque for most jobs you throw at it. Although it was released a few years ago, it still continues to sell really well due to being competitively priced.

This impact driver comes with 1 x 5Ah battery and charger kit or you can just get the body without a battery, the 5Ah will ensure that you get plenty of runtime from the battery, and the charger will charge the battery lightning fast.

 

 

Makita DTD152RMJ

Makita TD110DWAE 10.8 V Li-ionCXT Impact Driver With Battery

- Max Torque: 110 Nm
- Impacts per Minute: 3,500
- Max No Load Speed: 2,600 rpm
- Battery Type: Lithium-Ion
- Battery Quantity Ah: 2
- Voltage: 10.8v
- Weight: 1.2kg

 

This new 10.8v impact driver from Makita may be small, but it has a big boy attitude! It has enough power to get most jobs done with ease, light enough so it is easy to use, and it has two batteries so you never have to put it down for charge time. This is an excellent impact driver for the DIY enthusiast.

Makita TD110DWAE

Is Makita a Good Brand?

Makita Impact Drivers are very popular amongst professional trades man such as plumbers, builders, roofers and various other contractors. There is a reason why Makita is the go to brand for many professionals, and that is because they are built to last and offer incredible performance. These impact drivers have a brilliant build quality, performance and are designed to be very comfortable to handle with their soft ergonomical grip.

What separates Makita from the rest is its compact size for the 18v impact drivers. Makita are one of the smallest impact drivers you can buy. And due to their size, they are excellent in small tight spaces and for using overhead when on a ladder.

Regardless of whether you are a professional tradesman or a DIY’er, Makita impact drivers will meet your needs for whatever task you throw at them. Makita is a brand you cannot go wrong with.

What is The Best Makita Impact Driver in 2020?

The best Makita impact driver is the DTD171Z. It has the most torque at 180Nm and has adjustable 4 speed settings for different applications. The DTD171 is the newest impact driver from Makita. Previous models do not have as much torque and lack the adjustable 4 speed settings for different applications.

Ranked No.1 - Makita DTD171Z 18V

Ranked No.2 - Makita DTD154 18V

Ranked No.3 - Makita DTD152Z 18V

Ranked No.4 - Makita TD110DWAE 10.8V