Tools July 5, 2021
When it comes to DIY tools a decent hammer drill is essential, something with enough power to tackle everything from wood to masonry, being free from the cables is also a must to make jobs fast and accessible.
The DCD999T1-GB Hammer Drill from DeWalt is from the 18V XR tool range with Flexvolt Advantage technology, this electronic module has pack identification technology which means the drill will recognise when an XR Flexvolt battery is attached and automatically unlocks even more power. The DCD999 delivers up to 42% more power when paired with a DCB546 XR FLEXVOLT 6Ah battery versus a DCB184 18V XR 5Ah battery. This drill has been built to deliver both speed and durability for a long service life, it comes with a magnetic bit holder, side handle, belt hook and TSTAK compatible box.
Along with the powerful XR Flexvolt battery this drill uses a brushless motor that gives its power making it DeWalts most powerful 18V XR drill and delivers a maximum torque of 112Nm for tough jobs, making it suitable for both home use and worksites. There is a three speed all metal gearbox and electronic clutch with 11 position adjustable torque control for precise handling when screw driving as well as the dedicated hammer drill mode. At just 1.61kg and 213L x 208H x70D mm it is comfortable in the hand, it has a maximum drilling capacity of 55mm in wood, 15mm in metal and 13mm in masonry and has a chuck capacity of 1.5-13mm. In the drill/drive mode the DCD999 can be set to 0-450/1300/2000 rpm and on the hammer mode0-500/1500/2250 rpm. This powerful cordless drill is a tough workhorse and versatile enough to tackle a wide range of projects and will quickly become your go to tool thanks to its high performance and reliability. RRP £359.99
- Flexvolt Advantage technology
- XR Flexvolt battery
- All metal three speed transmission
- Brushless motor
- Full metal ratcheting chuck with carbide inserts
- Powerful and versatile
- Comfortable in the hand
- Precise control