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Cordless rebar tying tool

The XRT01ZK has a running capacity of up to 5,300 ties of #3 x #3 diameter rebar on with a 5.0Ah battery, and can tie up to #5 x #5 or four #4 x #4 diameter bars. Two-mode operation provides single or continuous wire tie actuation for fast and efficient tying. Features include wire reel with easy-load design; reel capacity equating to 120 ties of #3 x #3 rebar; digital adjustment of tying strength to match various tension strength requirements; and, belt clip, hex wrench and tool case.

The XRT01ZK BL Brushless Motor eliminates carbon brushes, enabling it to run cooler and for longer service life. A trigger power switch with lock-off feature requires two actions to power the tool. A transparent wire reel cover protects the feeding mechanism from harmful job site debris. Low battery charge indicator alerts the operator of power drain. Makita U.S.A. Inc., La Mirada, Calif., 714/522-8088; www.makitatools.com