Charlotte, N.C. ─ Built to work in the most demanding conditions, the new Cat® 18V DX11 ½ in. Driver-Drill with brushless motor offering 600 in./lbs. of torque to handle the toughest jobs. This cordless power is one of several new Cat power tools designed to meet the needs of professional tradesmen and serious do-it-yourselfers.
The high-efficiency brushless motor on the Cat 18V drill-driver features electronically controlled power distribution that increases battery runtime compared to standard brushed motors. In fact, the brushless motor delivers 25% more power, provides 50% longer run time and 10x longer life.
The 18V drill weighs 4.2 lbs. This drill-driver is a boon for tradesmen, including electricians, carpenters, HVAC specialists, locksmiths, and others. It is equipped with 2 Cat 18V 2.0Ah MAX lithium batteries and a 4-amp 30min. charger to increase job site productivity and reduce downtime. Cat 18V batteries are compatible with other Cat 18V power tools for cost savings and convenience.
For serious DIYers, the Cat Drill-Driver is an ideal upgrade or for those replacing a drill, it’s packed with the most desirable features for drilling holes and driving screws. It can handle any number of construction, assembly, remodeling, and repair projects, such as cabinet installation and cabinet hardware; hanging drywall; replacement of stairs and railings, curtains and blind supports; drilling holes for drywall anchors and bathroom hardware; replacement of sets of doors and hinges, assembly of furniture, among other tasks.
The all-metal 1/2-inch ratcheting drill chuck provides durability and superior bit retention without slippage. Its ratcheting capability allows the user to manually tighten the bits for quick bit changes.
The brushless drill-driver features all-metal gears for reliable performance. Its two-speed variable gearbox offers no-load speeds of 0-500 and 0-2000rpm. Its clutch provides 18+1 positions to adjust torque settings. The drilling capacity of the tool is 1-5/8 in. in wood and 1/2 in. in steel.
The drill has a rubber over-molded micro-texture grip for optimal comfort and control. A bright LED light illuminates the work area and continues to glow for 20 seconds once the trigger is released
Included with the brushless drill-driver are 2 Cat 18V 2.0 Ah batteries (DXB2), one 4 amp 30 min. charger; bit holder and two-pronged bit holder; belt clip and a slide-close stackable storage case. It is covered by Cat’s three-year limited warranty.
The Cat DX11 18V ½ in. with brushless motor is available at Lowes.com and TractorSupply.com. For more information, visit www.catpowertools.com.
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About Cat Work Tools
Cat® is recognized as the world leader in construction and construction equipment thanks to superior engineering that leads to exceptional performance. Today Cat represents a new line of professional quality corded and cordless power tools on the market that exude the same qualities, durability and reliability expected from a premium tool brand. Driven by innovation in battery technology, all Cat power tools feature performance-driven, high-efficiency brushless motors. For more information, visit www.catpowertools.com.