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Makita (17") 36-Volt LXT® Lithium-Ion Cordless String Trimmer (2 Batteries & Charger Included)



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Makita (17") 36-Volt LXT® Lithium-Ion Cordless String Trimmer (2 Batteries & Charger Included)
Model: XRU18PT
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  • Makita BL™ Brushless Motor
  • Fast and powerful; produces up to 6,000 RPM
  • Efficient, quiet, no emissions, and requires less maintenance
  • 50% longer run time than comparable non-brushless tools
  • 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion Batteries
  • Powered by dual 18V batteries (36V total)
  • Includes two batteries total w/ a dual port rapid charger
  • LED battery indicators display charge levels
  • Extreme Protection Technology (XPT™)
  • Designed for use in some of the harshest climates
  • Protective internal seal repels dust and water from key components
  • Star Protection Computer Controls™
  • Exchange real-time data between battery and power head
  • Protect against overheating, over-discharging, and overloading
  • Automatic Torque Drive Technology
  • Automatically shifts RPM for extended run time or additional power
  • 3-Speed Options
  • Match the speed to the application using pre-set speed controls
  • Low: 4,000 RPM, Medium: 4,600 RPM, High: 6,000 RPM
  • Reverse Rotation System
  • Optional reverse rotation allows you to quickly clear debris
  • Adjustable Loop Handle
  • Increases operator comfort
  • Includes:
  • (1) 18V X2 (36V) LXT® Brushless String Trimmer (XRU18Z)
  • (2) 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion 5.0Ah Battery (BL1850B)
  • (1) 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion Dual Port Charger (DC18RD)
  • (1) Bump & Feed Trimmer Head
  • 3-Year Limited Warranty On Tool, Batteries & Charger
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Warning: This product can expose you to chemicals including Lead and lead compounds which is known to the State of California to cause Cancer.
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Line Diameter
0.080 Inches
Max Cutting Diameter
17 Inches
Tool-Less Line Replacement
Blades Included
Starting System
Push Button
Motor Brand
Battery Voltage
36 Volts
Battery Type
Lithium Ion
Battery Charge Time
45 Minutes
Battery Included
5.0 Amps
Shoulder Strap/Harness
Not Included
Consumer Warranty
3 Years
Power Type


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