Makita's 18-volt LXT lithium-ion cordless impact driver kit

Makita's Driver KitMAKITA’S 18-VOLT LXT LITHIUM-ION CORDLESS IMPACT DRIVER KIT, model BTD141, is an improved version of its BTD140 model, with more power, a “one-touch” chuck, built-in LED light and a compact design, according to the company. The variable speed driver delivers 1,330 in. lbs. of maximum torque, 3,200 impacts per minute and 2,300 rpm for a wide range of fastening tasks. The BTD141 impact driver is designed for woodworkers, plumbers, HVAC, automotive mechanics and others for fastening screws, tightening down lag bolts, and drilling holes. The impact driver is 5-3/4" long and weighs only 3.4 lbs. with battery. The Makita BTD141 kit, includes two 18V LXT Lithium-Ion (3.0 Ah) batteries, a 30-minute rapid optimum charger and case. It is priced at $329. Contact: Makita Industrial Power Tools. Tel: 800-462-5482. www.makitatools.com