Gas-powered leaf blowers are one of the most popular leaf blowers because they don’t need a cord.
Just fill it up with gas and it runs. However, they require more money and more time to refill.
Corded electric leaf blowers are high since they don’t require the time and money gas-powered leaf blowers do.
But, the main problem is there’s a cord in the way that can become easily tangled, or worse yet, disconnect while you’re in the middle of a job.
Thankfully, this Makita DUB182T1 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Cordless Blower Kit solves both issues.
It doesn’t require gas as it uses a lithium-ion battery, which means it also doesn’t need a cord.
It’s the best of both worlds, making it one of the most user-friendly leaf blowers available.
Easy Transport with Carrying Bag
If you’re a professional tradesman or landscaper, you’ll love that this Makita Leaf Blower also comes with a contractor tool bag.
Trying to carry around a leaf blower from job to job can get quite annoying. It can be frustrating trying to cram it into the back of your truck with all the other tools you have.
Worse yet, you wouldn’t want anything sharp to damage your leaf blower if it’s just left in there all by itself.
Thankfully, with this leaf blower, you’ll also get a 20” contractor tool bag that allows you to pack up your leaf blower, zip up the bag, and keep it protected when you’re on the road.
Or, if you’re not using it professionally, and you don’t need to transport it, just keep it in the bag in the garage for secure storage
Variable Speeds for Maximum Control
Unlike most leaf blowers that have either 1 or 2 speeds, this leaf blower has variable rates.
Rather than having a set speed, the Makita DUB182T1 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Cordless Leaf Blower has variable speeds of 0-18,000 RPM, offering a maximum velocity of a whopping 179 miles per hour.
This means that you control the speed every second, depending on how hard you squeeze the trigger.
Rather than having to fumble around to click the speed button when you need to increase or decrease speeds, simply pull the trigger more or less.
It’s the easiest way to control the speed of the leaf blower at any given second.
Smooth Handling with Compact Design
When you’re wielding a leaf blower in your arm, whether for minutes or hours, you’ll need to make sure it’s easy to handle.
The Makita DUB182T1 LXT Lithium-Ion Cordless Leaf Blower offers a very ergonomic design at only 20 and ¾” long.
It also includes a rubberised soft-grip handle to give you maximum comfort while you’re powering through a yard of leaves and debris.
No More Sore Arms: Only 3.9 Pounds
When you’re out in the yard for a while working the lawnmower, weed eater, and leaf blower, it can start to take a toll on the body, especially the arms. Adding in another heavy leaf blower doesn’t help.
That’s why Makita crafted the DUB182T1 Cordless Leaf Blower with lightweight design in mind.
This leaf blower is only 3.9 pounds, making it one of the lightest leaf blowers available on the market.
Not only is it only 20 ¾” long, but at under 4 pounds, it makes cleaning up the yard a breeze.
Considering how powerful it is, the compact design is quite impressive.
Powerful Battery for Continuous Operation
If you have a bigger yard, you’ll usually have to spend a bit of time cleaning it up.
Some cordless leaf blowers have an issue with short battery life.
But, that’s not an issue with this one, as it’s packed with an 18-volt Lithium-Ion battery that’s able to last up to 20 minutes straight on maximum power on a single battery charge.
Makita 18V Lithium-Ion batteries offer the fastest charging time in their categories, which means less time charging and more time leaf blowing.
You’ll be able to reach a full charge in under 45 minutes.
Plus, you’ll know when the battery is running low since the battery includes an integrated LED battery charge indicator.
As one of the most trusted brands, it’s no surprise that they offer a 1-year warranty on all of their products, including the DUB182T1 Leaf Blower.
If there are any manufacturing defects, you can repair or replace it without any charges.