The Makita XUXO1M5PT String Trimmer is the ultimate choice for an entry-level electric cordless straight shaft string trimmer that also features:
If you need to take care of your yard but worry about disturbing your neighbors, you’re going to love the Makita XUXO1M5PT String Trimmer! The BL™ Brushless Motor is just as powerful as it is quiet, so you can get more done without a lot of noise. It also runs 50% longer than most other non-brushless devices.
The 18V LXT™ Lithium-Ion Batteries can be fully charged in 45-minutes so you can get out into your backyard faster.
This string trimmer also features Extreme Protection Technology (XPT™), which means that you can trim weeds in even the harshest conditions.
The Star Protection Computer Controls™ enables the battery and powerhead to communicate to avoid overheating.
The torque control is electric and will cut the power to the motor if the rotation speed slows down or stops completely. Plus, there is an optional reverse rotation system which helps to clear debris quickly.
If you’re interested in a smaller model, you may want to go for the Shindaiwa T3000W (14”) 56-Volt Lithium-Ion Cordless String Trimmer. If you’re looking for a semi-pro electric string trimmer, go for the Milwaukee M18 FUEL Lithium-Ion Cordless String Trimmer Kit w/ Quik-Lok!
BL™ Brushless Motor
- Fast and powerful; produces up to 9,700 RPM
- Efficient, quiet, no emissions, and requires less maintenance
- 50% longer run time than comparable non-brushless tools
18V LXT™ Lithium-Ion Batteries
- Powered by dual 18V batteries (36V total)
- LED battery indicators display charge levels
- Fastest charge times in their category; 45 minutes or less
Extreme Protection Technology (XPT™)
- Designed for use in some of the harshest climates
- Protective internal seal repels dust and water from key components
Star Protection Computer Controls™
- Exchanges real time data between battery and power head
- Protects against overheating, over discharging, and overloading
Electronic Torque Control
- Cuts power to motor if rotation speed slows or stops
- Protocol designed to protect both the motor and operator
3-Speed Options + Variable
- Match the speed to the application using pre-set speed controls
- Low: 5,700 RPM, Medium: 8,200 RPM, High: 9,700 RPM
- Also includes a variable speed trigger for maximum throttle control
Reverse Rotation System
- Optional reverse rotation allows you to quickly clear debris
Includes String Trimmer Attachment & 2 Batteries/Dual Port Charger
|Trimmer Head Type||Bump Feed|
|Line Diameter||0.095 Inches|
|Max Cutting Diameter||17 Inches|
|Tool-Less Line Replacement||Yes|
|Swivel Cutting Head||No|
|Shaft Length||36 Inches|
|Starting System||Push Button|
|Battery Voltage||36 Volts|
|Battery Type||Lithium Ion|
|Shoulder Strap/Harness||Sold Separately|
|Made in USA||No|
|Consumer Warranty||3 Years|
|Product Length||69 Inches|