Makita 18V Cordless Jig Saw Kit with Brushless Motor

Reg. $429.99 Special Price $329.97
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Model#: DJV181RT1J

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Tool-less blade change, soft start, soft no-load, variable speed. Brushless motor offers same operability as AC models. Barrel handle style.

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  • Brushless DC motor with high power to weight ratio
  • Brushless DC motor generates less heat buildup and is ideal for prolonged use in manufacturing / production applications
  • Push button lock-off switch prevents accidental startup
  • Push button on / off switch with lock-on feature
  • 3 orbital settings enable operator to obtain a more aggressive cut
  • Soft start feature gradually increases speed to eliminate start up shock
  • Soft no-load feature reduces blade stroke at high RPM to enable accurate and efficient cutting in fine applications
  • Variable speed dial enables optimal control and precision in a wide range of applications and materials
  • Dual LED job lights offer increased illumination of work area
  • Improved dust protection for maximum operational life and reduced maintenance
  • Blower feature keeps cutting line free of saw dust
  • Electric brake stops blade immediately for added safety
  • Soft rubber grip design for vibration absorption and comfortable operation


  • Product: jig saw
  • Manufacturer: Makita
  • Model: DJV181RT1J
  • Battery capacity: 18V Li-ion
  • Maximum cutting depth:
    • Steel: 3/8" (10 mm)
    • Wood: 5-5/16" (135 mm)
    • Aluminum: 25/32" (20 mm)
  • Strokes per minute: 800-3,500 SPM
  • Length per stroke: 1" (26 mm)
  • Vibration level: 6.5 m/2²
  • Noise level: 78 dB(A)
  • Overall length: 11-3/4" (298 mm)
  • Tool weight: 4.2 lbs (1.9 kg)


  • (1) 18V Cordless Jig Saw (DJV181Z)
  • (1) 18V 5.0 Ah Battery (196675-2)
  • (1) 18V Rapid Battery Charger (DC18RC)
  • (1) Jig Saw Blade Set (B-50, B-51, and B-52)
  • (1) Makpac/Systainer-compatible interlocking case
  • (1) Fitted insert
  • (1) Hex Wrench 4 (783202-0)
  • (1) Anti-Splintering Device (415524-7)
  • (1) Cover Plate (417852-6)