What is Makita T mode?
Another precision feature is Tightening Mode (T-mode), which downshifts and reduces rotation and impact speed prior to driving the screw into place, and is engineered to minimize screw thread stripping, screw breakage and damage to work.
Which way does the blade go on a Makita circular saw?
Be sure the blade is installed with teeth pointing up at the front of the tool. Use only the Makita wrench to install or remove the blade. To remove the blade, press the shaft lock so that the blade cannot revolve and use the wrench to loosen the hex bolt clockwise.
Which way does a jigsaw blade face?
Finally, familiarize yourself with teeth direction: A standard jigsaw blade has teeth pointing upward to cut on the blade’s upstroke—it’s the best choice for all-purpose cutting.
What are the settings on a Makita impact driver?
The 4-speed power selection switch (0-1,100/0-2,100/0-3,200/0-3,600 RPM and 0-1,100/0-2,600/0-3,600/0-3,800 IPM) provides the user with precise fastening control for a range of applications, from cabinet screws to lag bolts.
Which way should a saw blade face?
When installing a new blade, make sure the teeth are pointing downward to enable a clean cut through the workpiece. Upward-facing teeth can cause a severe injury to the operator.
Are all 18 volt Makita batteries interchangeable?
You can find the description in the Owner Manual of DC18RC. Is the battery interchangeable among all Makita battery products? The LXT® 18V battery is compatible with all our LXT® solutions that have Star Protection Comuter Controls ™ , This line up has 150+ solutions.
What do numbers around drill mean?
As mentioned at the beginning of the article, the numbers on a drill represent the amount of torque the tool can apply to an object (such as a screw) or for hole drilling. The numbers usually range from 1 to 20 (or more) with 1 representing the least amount of torque and 20, the greatest.
What is the best 18V cordless jig saw?
Makita’s 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion Cordless Jig Saw (model XVJ03Z, tool only) seamlessly combines precision and power with the lowest overall weight in its class. The XVJ03Z has a range of precision and comfort features for precise jig saw cutting performance, including less vibration and lower noise for more control and comfort.
Why choose Makita 18V LXT® tool?
Tool users who unplug the cord with Makita 18V LXT® experience new levels of convenience, efficiency and productivity. Makita created the 18V Lithium-Ion cordless tool category in 2005, and today it is the world’s largest 18V cordless tool line-up.
What does the star symbol mean on Makita 18V LXT® batteries?
When you slide a Makita 18V LXT® battery with the STAR symbol onto a Makita tool that has either the STAR symbol or a yellow terminal, you are benefitting from STAR Protection Computer Controls™. Tool users who unplug the cord with Makita 18V LXT® experience new levels of convenience, efficiency and productivity.