Model#: MKTNXNJ01T

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Makita XNJ01T 18V LXT 5.0 Ah/ 16 Gauge Cordless Lithium-Ion Nibbler Kit

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Product Overview


Provides contractors with another 18V LXT metal cutting solution. Engineered for cutting corrugate metal roof decking, sheet metal, and stainless steel, and it will do the job without the cord. Ideal for metal roofing and decking contractors, HVAC, and metal fab shop work. Part of Makita s expanding 18V lithium-ion series, the world s largest cordless tool system powered by an 18V lithium-ion slide-style batteries. Makita 18V lithium-ion batteries have the fastest charge times in their categories, so they spend more time working and less time sitting on the charger. For improved tool performance and extended battery life, Makita created Star Protection Computer Controls . Star Protection is communication technology that allows the Star Protection-equipped tool and battery to exchange data in real time and monitor conditions during use to protect against overloading, over-discharging and overheating. For increased versatility, the tool can also be powered by Makita 18V LXT  and Compact lithium-ion batteries with the star symbol on the battery indicating Star Protection inside. Powered by a Makita-built motor that delivers 1,900 strokes-per-minute (SPM) for fast and smooth cutting. The die holder rotates 360 degrees  to meet the demands of the cutting direction, with a cutting radius of 1 in. (inner edge) and 2 in. (outer edge). When cutting, the metal chips are conveniently disposed below the cutting material, which helps prevent damage to the work surface.
  • Makita-built motor delivers 1,900 SPM for faster and smooth cutting.
  • Ideal for cutting roofing sheet metal at thicknesses up to 16 gauge
  • Die holder rotates 360 degrees  to meet demands of cutting direction
  • Convenient chip disposal is below cutting material to minimize damage to cutting surface
  • Cutting radius: inner edge 1 3/4 in.; outer edge 2 in
  • Battery capacity warning system turns light solid red and automatically stops motor to notify user that battery needs to be replaced
  • Anti-restart protection prevents motor start up when battery is inserted with switch locked on
  • Rubberized soft grip for improved comfort
  • Lock-on sliding switch for continuous operation
  • Built-in thickness gauge for convenience
  • Punch (A-83951)
  • Spanner Wrench (781028-4)
  • (2) 18V LXT  Lithium-Ion 5Ah Battery (BL1850B)
  • 18V LXT  Lithium-Ion Rapid Optimum Charger (DC18RC)
  • Tool Bag
Compliance and Restrictions
warning: Some dust created by power sanding, sawing, grinding, drilling, and other construction activities contains chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. Some examples of those chemicals are: lead from lead-based paints, crystalline silica from bricks and cement and other masonry products, and arsenic and chromium from chemically-treated lumber. Refer to product manual/instructionsCancer


Series: LXT
Cordless: Yes
Length: 12.5 in.
Width: 22.5 in.
Height: 11.5 in.
Weight: 13.3 lbs.
Amp Hour: 5 Ah
Batteries Included: 2
Battery Type: Li-Ion
Battery Warranty: 3 Year
Bluetooth Compatibility: No
CSA Safety: No
Case Included: Yes
Case Type: Bag
Charger Included: Yes
Cutting Capacity (Aluminum): 12 Gauge
Cutting Capacity (Mild Steel): 16 Gauge
Cutting Capacity (Stainless Steel): 18 Gauge
ETL Safety: No
Inner Cutting Radius (Min.): 1-3/4 in
Motor Type: Brushed
Operating Speed (SPM): 1900
Powered Tool Power Source: Electric-Cordless
UL Safety: Yes
Voltage: 18V
Wifi compatibility: No



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Can't live without it.
If you are working on metal roofing this will be the tool you will wonder how you ever lived without. It follows contours really well. The ability to turn the head really helps. The batteries hold up to a full day of roofing.
February 21, 2018

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What kind of waste shape does this leave? Cat claw, square or other?
Jim M on Jun 10, 2019
BEST ANSWER: Your question will be best answered by the manufacturer, who can provide you with the accurate information. The number to reach the technician is 1-800-462-5482.