Makita 18V LXT Cordless Variable Temperature Heat Gun (Tool Only)

MAP $209.00
In Stock Online
Model#: DHG181ZK

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Ideal for welding and forming plastics, heat shrink tubing, soldering copper pipe, bending plastic pipe, thawing metal pipes, activating/de-activating adhesives and putties, stripping paint and more!

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  • Quick release nozzle design allows operator to easily remove nozzles without risk of injury
  • Variable temperature dial provides stepless electronic temperature adjustment to achieve precise heating requirements
  • 2-stage air volume control provides versatility in a wide range of applications
  • Rear housing design with integrated rubber bumpers allows tool to be positioned upright for use as a static heating source during two-handed operations
  • Hanging hook can be used to hang on pipes, scaffolding and more or can be secured for use with a lanyard when working at heights
  • 2-stage safety trigger switch prevents accidental start up for maximum safety
  • Lock-on button allows operator to lock on trigger switch for static operation and reduced operator fatigue.
  • LED job light with afterglow function illuminates work area and materials for maximum visibility and precision
  • Ergonomic soft rubber grip design for comfortable operation
  • Tool only—Batteries and Charger Sold Separately


  • Product: heat gun
  • Manufacturer: Makita
  • Model: DHG181ZK
  • Battery capacities: 18V Li-Ion
  • Air Temperature: 550°C (1,022°F)
  • Air Volume: 1: 4.2 CFM (120 l/min),  2: 7.1 CFM (200 l/min)
  • Overall Length: 6-5/8" (173 mm)
  • Net Weight: 1.6 lbs (0.7 kg)


  • Reduction Nozzle (PR00000031)
  • Reflector Nozzle (PR00000030)
  • Wide-Slot Nozzle (PR00000029)
  • Glass Protection Nozzle (PR00000028)
  • Plastic Carrying Case