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1/2" Sub-Compact Cordless Hammer Drill / Driver with Brushless Motor
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18V Battery
Tool only. Battery and Charger sold Separately
LXT Technology
Sub Compact
Model No: DHP487ZB

Variable 2-Speed, Reversible

SUB-COMPACT Size - Just 6-1/2" Long!

  • Sub-compact size (only 6-1/2" long) with high power ideal for professional installers, cabinetmakers, electricians, hobbyists, DIY and more!
  • eXtreme Protection Technology (XPT) offers maximum protection against dust, debris and liquids for optimal performance in extreme conditions
  • Brushless DC motor with high power to weight and size ratio
  • Brushless DC motor generates less heat buildup and is ideal for prolonged use in manufacturing / production applications
  • Battery protection system provides over-discharge, temperature and circuit protection for enhanced performance, battery cycle life and overall battery life
  • 20 clutch settings deliver up to 350 in. lbs. of torque
  • Dual LED job lights with pre-glow and afterglow features
  • Ergonomic soft rubber grip design for vibration absorption and comfortable operation


INCLUDES: Tool Only. Batteries and Charger Sold Separately. 1/2" Keyless Drill Chuck (763256-3), Hook (346449-3), Double Ended Bit 2-45 (784637-8) 


Battery Capacities

18V Li-Ion



1/2" (13 mm)


1/2" (13 mm)


Auger bit 1-7/16" (36 mm), Self-feeding bit 1-3/8" (35 mm), Hole saw 2" (51 mm)

No Load Speed:


0 - 500 RPM


0 - 1,700 RPM

Blows Per Minute:


0 - 7,500 BPM


0 - 25,500 BPM

Maximum Torque

350 in. lbs (40 Nm)

Vibration Level

10.5 m/s²

Noise Level

83 dB(A)

Overall Length

6-1/2" (164 mm)

Net Weight

2.3 lbs (1.0 kg)

Note: Makita Canada reserves the right to change specification of products without notice. The contents of the parts breakdown and Instruction manuals may be different from current products.