Milwaukee Tool offers its cordless High Torque Impact Wrenches, which can deliver up to 750 ft.-lbs. of max fastening torque, according to the company. The new M18 FUEL line of impact wrenches feature a Powerstate Brushless Motor, a Redlithium XC4.0 Battery Pack, and Redlink Plus Intelligence Hardware and Software.
The Powerstate Brushless Motor is designed to provide years of maintenance-free performance with no wearable components, no losses due to vibration, and less heat buildup, according to the company. The Redlink Plus hardware and software allows the user to choose between two fastening modes with the Proprietary 2-Mode Drive Control feature. Mode two offers users 500-750 ft.-lbs., depending on the tool, of maximum fastening torque, depending on the tool, and Mode one is for applications where over-torqueing a fastener may be a concern (100-375 ft.-lbs. Max fastening torque, depending on the tool). In addition, Redlink Plus Intelligence integrates full-circle communication between tool, battery, and charger to protect them from overloading, overheating, and over-discharging.
The Redlithium XC4.0 batteries provide up to two times more run-time and recharges than standard lithium-ion batteries, according to Milwaukee. This battery operates cooler and performs in climates below 0°F/-18°C with fade-free power, the company stated. A battery fuel gauge also displays remaining charge.