Posted December 21, 2020

Metabo HPT launches sub-compact lineup

Metabo HPT announced the launch of a new 18V Sub-Compact power tool series.

Metabo HPT sub-compact drillWhen time and space are tight, this sub-compact lineup gives the green light to GO with extraordinary power and torque in a remarkably compact size. The lineup launches with an18-Volt Sub-Compact drill (DS18DDX), an18-Volt Sub-Compact Impact Driver (WH18DDX),and a 2-piece combo kit(KC18DDX)that includes both tools. This new series is part of the Multi Volt System of 18V and 36V tools from Metabo HPT that allow users to GO where others can’t.

Metabo HPT’s sub-compact series of tools are idealfor professionals who often work where space is limited. They are conveniently sized for any project around the home or jobsite where compact and lightweight tools are easy to grab and go.

TheDS18DDX 18V Sub-Compact Cordless Drill allows for precise power in the smallest of spaces. It delivers best in its class power with an impressive 485in-lbs of turning torque. At only 6.2”in length and weighing only 1.9 lbs., this sub-compact drill is 25% shorter*and 20% lighter* than its predecessor. The easy-to-use ½”keyless chuck ensures a strong grip on the bit and allows for quick bit replacements. Choose from 20clutchsettings,plusa drill mode setting, to match the application. The responsive variable speed trigger provides ultimate user control, while its powerful brushless motor can achieve up to 36% more speed with a maximum no-load speed of 0-1,700RPM.The DS18DDXcordless drill is designed with an ergonomic grip and center balanced design for ultimate user comfort, especially during prolonged or overhead use. When working in dimly lit spaces, the LED light provides substantial brightness to illuminate the work area. MSRP $129.

The WH18DDX18V Sub-Compact Impact Driver is lightweight and packs a punch in small spaces. It delivers best in its class speedup to 33% faster and with 25% more impacts per minute in an ultra-lightweight, compact design. At only 5.3” in length and weighing only 1.8lbs, this sub-compact impact driver is 20% shorter and 15% lighter than its predecessor. Go keyless with the ¼”hex drive that ensures a strong grip and makes bit replacements quick and easy. Experience complete control with the responsive variable speed trigger. The powerful brushless motor produces up to 1,240 in-lbs of torque, 3,200 max RPM and 4,000 max BPM ideal for tackling a variety of applications, such as sinking screws and tightening or loosening bolts in hard-to-reach spaces. The ergonomics on this impact are designed for comfort and ease of use. The bright LED light illuminates the workspace so you can get the job done, even in dark workspaces. MSRP $139.

The KC18DDX 2-pieceCombo Kit includesthe 18V Sub-Compact Cordless Drill(DS18DDX), 18V Sub-Compact Impact Driver(WH18DDX),two (2) 1.5Ah Lithium Ion batteries, charger, a #2 Phillips bit, and carrying bag to store and transport the tools when on the GO.MSRP $179.