The Makita BDF452 18v cordless drill comes in at a solid 8.6 overall rating. This is Makita’s standard Li-Ion offering in the 18 volt class, not to be confused with their high performance model the BDF451. The Li-Ion batteries last a super long time as they are rated at 3.0 Ah. This unit is lighter than average at 4.1 pounds, while still putting out decent power right at the class average.
The BDF452 is expensive, but it is capable for any use from a DIYer to a professional.
|Specs||18v Class Average|
|Style||Standard Cordless Drill|
|Weight||4.1 lbs||4.5 lbs|
|Max Torque||450 in-lbs||490 in-lbs|
|Max Speed||1500 RPM||1600 RPM|
|Chuck Type||Keyless, Ratcheting|
|Charge Rating||3.0Ah||1.8 Ah|
|Charge Time||30 min||45 min|
|Warranty||3 years||2 years|