Yet another great expansion to the existing Hitachi 18V lithium-ion slide platform. This compact shear is efficient and versatile. A unique cutting design allows for fast cutting and tight 1 in. minimum cutting radius. Easily replaceable cutter blades have eight cutting edges each for extended service life. Tool body is sturdy and well balanced due to a secure and ergonomic grip, designed with end user comfort in mind. Comes equipped with a remaining battery indicator and externally accessible carbon brushes to ensure less down time. Sold with a protector plate attached under the main body of the tool to protect the operator's hand from the cuttings. Sold as a bare tool (does not come with battery or charger), but is compatible with all Hitachi 18V lithium-ion slide batteries.
- 5,300 RPM for faster cutting speed.
- Reversible blades provide eight cutting edges and require fewer blade replacements
- Protector plate built into the tool to protect the operator's hand from the cuttings
- Soft grip handle for improved comfort and less fatigue
- Compatible with all Hitachi 18V lithium-ion slide-type batteries