As one of the innovators motivating the cordless tool upheaval, Makita altered the game with its development 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Cordless Series. Makita's 18V Lithium-Ion battery brings 2,000 cycles--2.5X more than Ni-Cd. In adding, built-in shock absorbing characteristics help defend the battery, and 16 firm-holding contact terminals deliver constant high power. During the charging procedure, a built-in memory chip in the battery connects with the Optimum Charger for a more effective charge, spreading the battery life. The LXT Series also provides a jobsite radio, rechargeable flashlights, and numerous different combo kits. Makita's rising line of LXT cordless tool solutions contains a extensive range of industrial-quality power gears, including driver-drills, impact drivers, impact wrenches, saws, grinders, screwguns, rotating hammers, and more. The Makita 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Cordless 6-Piece Combo Kit is constructed for the pro-user who stresses a wide range of Best in Class cordless answers. The LXT601 delivers 6 Lithium-Ion cordless gears for drilling, driving, fastening, cutting, grinding, demolition, and more. Each instrument is powered by Makita's 18V LXT Lithium-Ion battery and the ENERGY STAR rated Makita Rapid Optimum Charger.