September 5, 2014

Advertised as “1,090-inch-pounds of awesome,” La Mirada, California-based Makita released a new 18V LXT Lithium-Ion brushless half-inch hammer driver-drill, model XPH07M.

The new Hammer Driver-Drill offers a full 1,090 in.-lbs. of torque, the most in the category, the company says, and is powered by the new Makita 18V LXT Lithium-Ion 4.0Ah battery for longer run time and the industry's fastest charge time. 

May 28, 2014

La Mirada, Calif.-based Makita U.S.A. launched a new mobile app with a dashboard of options that includes a dealer locator, tool registration, an interactive sales tool for dealers, and more.

The app is the latest in Makita’s drive to provide more valuable and interactive content to both tool users and dealers.

November 14, 2013

La Mirada, Calif.-based Makita offered a preview of new products in its production pipeline, including circular saws, brushless driver-drills and compact band saws.

The company's preview, announced today, includes:

•18V X2 LXT Lithium-Ion (36V) 7-1/4" Circular Saw (XSH01Z tool only). With a 7-1/4" blade, the XSH01Z is designed for framers, roofers, remodelers, masons and more. (Coming winter 2014.)

December 2, 2010

La Mirada, Calif.-based Makita announced the launch of its next generation half-inch drill/driver to its...

October 31, 2010

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