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Makita 18V Brushless AWS* 82mm Planer - DKP181Z

This Makita Burshless Planer is designed for building and construction type applications. With a high power brushless motor providing power equal to that of AC models. It's ideal for various trades such as builders, carpenters, shop fitters, cabinet makers, kitchen fitters, and many more. 

The DKP181Z delivers heavy duty cutting performance with a high powered Brushless Motor, allowing a massive 3mm max. cutting depth. Coupled with Automatic Torque Drive technology the planer automatically adjusts speed and torque depending on the load conditions for optimal cutting. Also featuring an electric brake and a foot on the base plate, increasing safety and protecting workpieces from any possible damage. 

The DKP181Z features AWS (AWS receiver sold separately), enabling wireless connection to a compatible Bluetooth vacuum for on demand dust extraction, providing a cleaner and safer work environment. 


  • High powered motor allows maximum 3mm cutting depth
  • Auto start Wireless System (AWS) for on demand dust extraction (AWS receiver sold separately)
  • 12,000rpm no load speed with Automatic Torque Drive performance
  • Left or right side chip ejection
  • Electric brake & foot on base plate protect workpiece from damage


  • Planning width: 82mm
  • Max. planning depth: 3mm
  • Shiplapping /rebate:25mm
  • No load speed: 12,000rpm
  • Noise: 84db(A)
  • Vibration: 5.0m/s²
  • Overall length: 366mm
  • Skin weight: 3.0kg
  • Weight (with battery): 3.6kg
  • Voltage: 18V

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