Model#: BSHNDDB181-02
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Bosch DDB181-02 18V 1.5 Ah Cordless Lithium-Ion 1/2 in. Compact Tough Drill Driver Kit

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The Bosch DDB181-02 18V 1.5 Ah Cordless Lithium-Ion 1/2 in. Compact Tough Drill Driver Kit is the industry’s most compact and lightest weight 18V basic-duty 1/2 in. drill driver. With its compact and lightweight design, professionals can drill or drive fasteners overhead or in tight spaces fatigue free. More compact than many competitive 12V tools, the DDB181 is ideal for electricians, plumbers and HVAC tradesman looking for a solution that not only fits in a pouch, but also handle most everyday tasks. The Bosch Drill Driver works at two speeds of 400 and 1,300 RPMs to provide 350 in-lbs. of torque, which is enough to drive most common fasteners and drill bits.
Features:
  • Most compact 18V drill driver on the market allowing for optimal handling in tight spaces
  • 2-speed transmission is able to reach 1,300 RPMs for fast drilling
  • Optimized torque design offers 350 in-lbs. of force to drive most bits without trouble
  • Provides high torque of 350 in-lbs. and reaches 1,300 RPMs for fast drilling
  • Lightweight design allows you to complete everyday tasks without much fatigue
  • LED light illuminates dark work spaces to complete tasks in dimly lit areas
Includes:
  • 18V Cordless Lithium-Ion 1/2 in. Compact Tough Drill Driver - DDB181
  • (2) 18V 1.5 Ah Lithium-Ion Battery
  • 18V Charger
  • Contractor Bag

Specifications

Series: Compact Tough
Cordless: Yes
Weight: 4 lbs.
Batteries Included: 2
Battery Amp Hours: 1.5 Ah
Battery Type: Li-Ion
Chuck Size: 1/2 in.
Chuck Type: Keyless
Clutch Settings: 20+1
Power Type: Cordless
RPM: 0 - 500 / 0 - 1,700
Torque: 350 in-lbs.
Voltage: 18V

Recommendations

Reviews

4.8 / 5.0
82 Reviews
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Yes, I would recommend this to a friend (76)
Pros
Powerful (3)
Lightweight (1)
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
LITTLE GIANT
CONTRACTOR USE SMALL LIGHT WEIGHT STRONG TORQUE
May 22, 2015
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Lightweight
Unexpectedly wonderful!
I confess! I originally bought this drill for the 2 batteries and charger. It was cheaper than buying the two batteries and charger separately. I had ordered a Bosch 18V vacuum that comes w/o the batteries, hence the need for batteries. The drill came way before the vac, then the vac that was sent was a 14.4v! Of course, the battery would not fit. I reordered the vac, but in the meantime, I started using the drill. It is lighter than my husband's B & D, easier for my 65 year old arthritic hands to use. I especially like the multi speed trigger; I can start slow and then go faster as needed. I unscrewed the fan for cleaning, fixed a shelf in the camper and other small jobs. My husband likes it, too. The only 'con' I could find was the included bit; both sides had a Phillps Head. I would have thought one side would be straight...?? The batteries seem to last a long time and charge quickly.
August 31, 2015
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
handy and dependable
great for a variety of jobs, battery life is exceptional.
February 12, 2016
Originally posted at Bosch Power Tools
Great Drill So Far
I got a B+D drill (matrix for Christmas and it was not good quality at all. With the money from that return, I bought this drill and I am 100% satisfied with it so far. The power, the batteries, and even the upwards facing light are all great features. It even comes wit 2 batteries where most drills are more expensive and don't even come with 1!
The only con is the Bosch brand drill bits. They are kinda cheapy. Other than that, it is a great drill!
February 10, 2016
Originally posted at Bosch Power Tools
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
LOVE THIS PRODUCT ,AND FEELS GOOD IN YOUR HANDS
FIRST TIME WITH THIS PRODUCT, AND REALLY SATISFIED WITH THIS PRODUCT.
I GIVE IT A 10.
February 9, 2016
Originally posted at Bosch Power Tools
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Awesome drill for the size
I bought this drill to replace a old Craftsman and Rigid. This drill has performed above my expectations. It packs a good deal of punch and even though a little small, for a couple of masonry jobs performed very well. The weight to power ration was better than I anticipated.
February 8, 2016
Originally posted at Bosch Power Tools
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
My best friend
We have been using Bosch cordless tools for years. This is our latest purchase to replace a very old one. This is the best one we have had.
February 8, 2016
Originally posted at Bosch Power Tools
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Why didn't I buy this SOONER????
I never had a cordless drill until I bought this one a few months ago, at my Dad's recommendation. I used to hate getting out the drill to do anything around the house--find an extension cord, find a place to plug it in, change the drill bit with that little gizmo.... with this drill, it's so easy, I pull it out all the time and actually get things done instead of procrastinating! Everybody needs this, I am not kidding!
February 8, 2016
Originally posted at Bosch Power Tools
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Fantastic versatile drill!!!
A nice easy to handle powerful drill/driver with awesome battery life. It is reasonably light weight, but tough as nails. Well designed, with handy built in light and easy to use settings o handle all kinds of jobs. Comes in a handy bag with charger,extra battery, accessories, and room for bits. Awesome workhorse of a tool!!!
February 8, 2016
Originally posted at Bosch Power Tools
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
18 v drill driver
IF YOU WANT A DARN GOOD DRILL DRIVER BUY THIS ONE YOU WILL USE IT MORE THAN ANY OTHER TOOL IN YOUR TRUCK.
February 8, 2016
Originally posted at Bosch Power Tools

Questions & Answers

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Does DDB181-02 18v come with 2.0 amp hour or 1.5 amp hour batteries - copy states both contradictorily
per11911 on Feb 13, 2015
BEST ANSWER: I received my set near the end of June, 2015. It came with two 1.5 ah batteries. I was very pleased since I was primarily going to use the drill with my pocket hole jig. I am an avid hobbyist so it will not get that much use.
what is the country of manufacture for the drill motor and the batteries tthank u
John on Mar 28, 2016
BEST ANSWER: The country of origin may change based on manufacturing needs. Please see the product packaging for an accurate country of origin.
Do you ship to Maldives
Kareem on Jul 23, 2015
BEST ANSWER: CPO does not ship to Maldives at this time

New Vs. Reconditioned

What's the difference between New and Factory-Reconditioned?

Factory-Reconditioned products have been returned to the manufacturer and are restored to like-new operating condition; they go through a rigorous testing and inspection process. Plus, they offer a significant savings vs. new.
  • Reconditioned products may have minor cosmetic blemishes or scratches that do not affect item performance.
  • Reconditioned products may not come with all of the consumables the new version comes with (bits, sanding pads/papers, cases, etc.).
  • Both come with a manufacturer warranty and are covered by our Money Back Guarantee; New is 30 days, Reconditioned is 60 days.
Condition: New Factory Reconditioned
Features: Same Same
Specs: Same Same
Includes: 18V Cordless Lithium-Ion 1/2 in. Compact Tough Drill Driver - DDB181,
(2) 18V 1.5 Ah Lithium-Ion Battery,
18V Charger,
Contractor Bag
18V Cordless Lithium-Ion 1/2 in. Compact Tough Drill Driver - DDB181B-RT,
18V 1.5 Ah Lithium-Ion Battery - BAT612,
18V Charger,
Contractor Bag
Availability: In Stock In Stock
Warranty: 1 Year Limited 1 Year Limited
Price: $159.00 $97.99
You Save: N/A $61.01 (38%)

Warranty

Bosch Standard Warranty
Robert Bosch Tool Corporation ("Seller") warrants to the original purchaser only, that all BOSCH portable and benchtop power tools will be free from defects in material or workmanship for a period of one year from date of purchase. SELLER'S SOLE OBLIGATION AND YOUR EXCLUSIVE REMEDY under this Limited Warranty and, to the extent permitted by law, any warranty or condition implied by law, shall be the repair or replacement of parts, without charge, which are defective in material or workmanship and which have not been misused, carelessly handled, or misrepaired by persons other than Seller or Authorized Service Station. To make a claim under this Limited Warranty, you must return the complete portable or benchtop power tool product, transportation prepaid, to any BOSCH Factory Service Center or Authorized Service Station. For Authorized BOSCH Power Tool Service Stations, please refer to your phone directory.

All Factory Reconditioned Tools are covered under the same terms and conditions as the new tool warranty, for one (1) year from date of purchase except as noted below:

  • Cordless Tool batteries are covered for one (1) year from date of purchase
  • ProVantage Protection Plan is not applicable to reconditioned tools
  • One Year Service Protection Plan is not applicable to reconditioned tools
  • 30-Day Money Back Refund or Replacement is not applicable to reconditioned tools
  • Dremel reconditioned tools are covered for 2 years from date of purchase
  • Tripods and Rods are covered for 90 Days from date of purchase
  • Reconditioned Tools/Kits may not contain the identical accessories, cases and kit contents of the New Tool version.

THIS LIMITED WARRANTY DOES NOT APPLY TO ACCESSORY ITEMS SUCH AS CIRCULAR SAW BLADES, DRILL BITS, ROUTER BITS, JIGSAW BLADES, SANDING BELTS, GRINDING WHEELS AND OTHER RELATED ITEMS.

ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES SHALL BE LIMITED IN DURATION TO ONE YEAR FROM DATE OF PURCHASE. SOME STATES IN THE U.S., SOME CANADIAN PROVINCES DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY LASTS, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

IN NO EVENT SHALL SELLER BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LIABILITY FOR LOSS OF PROFITS) ARISING FROM THE SALE OR USE OF THIS PRODUCT. SOME STATES IN THE U.S. AND SOME CANADIAN PROVINCES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

THIS LIMITED WARRANTY GIVES YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS, AND YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS WHICH VARY FROM STATE TO STATE IN THE U.S., PROVINCE TO PROVINCE IN CANADA AND FROM COUNTRY TO COUNTRY.

THIS LIMITED WARRANTY APPLIES ONLY TO PORTABLE AND BENCHTOP ELECTRIC TOOLS SOLD WITHIN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, CANADA AND THE COMMONWEALTH OF PUERTO RICO. FOR WARRANTY COVERAGE WITHIN OTHER COUNTRIES, CONTACT YOUR LOCAL BOSCH DEALER OR IMPORTER.