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Metabo’s LT Drill/Driver Upgrade Increased torque allows for a wide range of applications

Metabo’LT Drill/Driver Upgrade

January 2021 – West Chester, PA Metabo Corporation, a leading German international manufacturer of professional-grade cordless and corded hand-held power tools and accessories in the US, introduces their upgraded LT Drill/Driver Series, made in Germany. 
 
“We are excited to introduce the latest in our cordless drill/driver program. The new LT series models are upgraded with 25% higher torque than previous models, allowing the user to work with a wider variety of applications and to work longer and more effectively. The LT series is also built around Metabo’s second generation brushless motor, making the tools more efficient and compact.” said Terry Tuerk, Metabo’s Senior Product Manager. 
 
The 2-speed 18V 1/2” Brushless Hammer Drill, SB 18 LTX BL is available as a kit with 2.0 Li-ion batteries (602316520) and as a bare tool (602316890). It has a no-load speed of 0-600 / 0-2,100 rpm, hard case torque of 664 in. lbs. The tool can drill in steel up to a 1/2” and 1-1/2” in softwood. When the drill is in hammer mode, it can drill up to 1/2” in brick/block with a max 31,950 impacts per minute. 
 
The 18V Brushless Drill/Driver, BS 18 LT BL is available as a kit with 2.0 Li-ion batteries (602325520) and as a bare tool (602325890). The BS 18 LT BL Q Quick toolless change model is available as a bare tool (602334890). The quick-change chuck feature allows for easy chuck removal exposing an included ¼” hex magnetic bit holder built into the spindle, creating an extremely compact driver perfect for working in tight spaces. The quick-change chuck also allows for the installation of a right-angle drive adaptor, as well as an offset drive adaptor, further enhancing the use in tight spaces. 
 
Both the BS 18 LT BL and BS 18 LT BL Q Quick model have no-load speeds of 0-600 / 0-2,100 rpm, hard case torque of 664 in. lbs. The tool can drill in steel up to a 1/2” and 1-1/2” in softwood. 
 
The 18V Brushless Drill/Driver and Hammer Drill are extremely fast and have an industry leading power to size ratio, reducing worker fatigue and speeding up work. These tools also have slimmer rubber coated handles for better ergonomics and are designed to take the rigors of everyday use. Each tool also includes an industrial quality all metal chuck for toughness. 
 
The new LT models include powerful brushless motors for the highest efficiency, increasing the number of screws/fasteners or the number of holes that can be drilled on a single battery charge. Each tool includes a belt hook that can be placed on the left or right of the tool and an LED light for illuminating the work area. 

For more information visit metabo.com
 
Thursday, January 28, 2021