The Makita 18V LXT Brushless cordless 30” hedge trimmer (model XHU08Z, Tool only) is part of Makita’s wide range of cordless outdoor power equipment. The XHU08Z hedge trimmer has a 30″ Blade for increased cutting capacity & a 5-position rotating handle for increased comfort when trimming vertically or at an angle. A Makita-built Brushless motor delivers 4, 400 SPM for faster cutting speed when set on the high speed option. The cordless XHU08Z has zero emissions & reduced maintenance: there’s no engine oil to change, no spark plug to replace, & no air filter or muffler to clean. & there’s no need to drain the fuel for storage. Simply pickup your XHU08Z, load an 18V LXT Lithium-Ion battery (sold separately), & the trimmer is ready to use. The XHU08Z part of Makita’s expanding 18V Lithium-Ion series, the world’s largest cordless tool line-up powered by an 18V lithium-ion slide-style battery. Makita 18V Lithium-Ion batteries have the fastest charge times in their categories, so they spend more time working & less time sitting on the charger.
- 5-Position rotating rear handle for increased comfort during vertical and angle trimming
- 3-Speed options (low: 2, 000 SPM, medium: 3, 600 SPM, high: 4, 400 SPM) allowing the operator to match speed to application
- Variable speed trigger for increased operator control
- Anti-vibration design aids in precision cutting
- 30″ Blade provides increased cutting capacity