4/3/2014<< Back to Facilities Management Press Releases Home
Milwaukee Introduces Cordless 5/8" SDS Plus Rotary Hammer
MILWAUKEE, WI – Milwaukee Tool Corporation continues to expand the fastest growing 18V cordless system on the market with the introduction of the M18™ Cordless 5/8” SDS Plus Rotary Hammer. At only 12” long and 5.5 lbs, this new addition to the rotary hammer offering delivers the performance and durability users have come to expect from Milwaukee in a compact size.
“Designed with small diameter anchors in mind, this trade-specific solution delivers optimized power and maximum speed to increase productivity in the most common applications,” said Rick Gambaccini, Group Product Manager, Milwaukee Tool. “Users no longer want a cumbersome, one-size-fits-all Rotary Hammer. This solution provides an option to carry a much smaller unit that can handle over 80% of the holes being drilled, while increasing comfort and reducing fatigue during all day use.”
Powered by Milwaukee’s revolutionary M18™ REDLITHIUM™ Battery, the M18™ 5/8” SDS
Plus Rotary Hammer can drill over 100 ¼” x 1-1/2” holes in poured concrete per charge and is compatible with the entire M18™ System, now offering over 50 cordless Lithium-Ion products. Milwaukee® is committed to the ongoing development of this platform and will continue to provide innovative solutions that offer industry leading reliability, performance and ergonomics.
Specifications: 2612-22 M18™ 5/8” SDS Plus Rotary Hammer • 5/8” Max Capacity • 12” Long • 5.5 lbs • 0-1,300 RPM • 0-7,000 BPM Includes 2612-20 M18™ 5/8” SDS Plus Rotary Hammer, (2) M18™ XC High Capacity RED LITHIUM Battery Packs, M18™ and M12™ Multi-Voltage Charger, Side Handle, Depth Rod and Carrying Case *Also available in a one battery kit (2612-21) or as a bare tool (2612-20)
About Milwaukee Tool Corporation
Since the company began in 1924, Milwaukee Tool Corporation has led the industry in both durability and performance by providing the best in professional, heavy duty tools and accessories. With an unwavering commitment to the trades, Milwaukee continues to lead with a focus on providing innovative, trade-specific solutions. Whether it is through their leadership in LITHIUM-ION technology, as seen in the M12™, M18™ & M28™ Systems, time-saving accessories or innovation new Hand Tool and Test Instrument product lines, Milwaukee is dedicated to delivering a steady stream of advanced solutions for the trades that offer increased productivity and unmatched durability. Milwaukee Tool Corporation is Brookfield, Wisconsin-based subsidiary of Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd. (TTI) (HKEx stock code: 669, ADR symbol: TTNDY). For more information on the full line of Milwaukee® products, please call 1-800-SAWDUST or visit www.milwaukeetool.com.