Hitachi 12V Cordless Drills

Choose from a range of high quality Hitachi cordless drills

 

About Hitachi Power Tools

The UK division of Hitachi cordless drills and power tools is based in Milton Keynes and is a subsidury of Hitachi Koki co.and part of Japans global Hitchi company. Hitachi have managed to corner a large portion of the power tool market through good quality products and excellent after sales service. The company has five manufacturing plants worldwide and is able to provide a range of products. The companys mission statement is "To develop and produce and extensive range of power tools, utilising quality materials, the latest technologies and design expertise at an attractive price. To support these products by sound business management and marketing investment, to ensure complete customer satisfaction at all levels" Hitchi offers a large number of power tools and cordless products such as Hitachi cordless drills, angle grinders drill/drivers, impact drivers, hammer drills, jigsaws and many more. 14.4V, 18V, 24V and 36V Cordless Drills

This set actually features 2 x 10.8V 12-volt-peak series tools. This means that the tools use a 10.8V Lithium-ion battery that when fully charged has an optimum performance of 12 Volts. During the cycle of the battery under a typical load, the voltage will average 10.8V. These lightweight Lithium-ion batteries will hold their charge for longer, with no discernible loss of performance throughout the charge of the battery.

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DS12DVF3 JR 12 Volt Hitachi Drill Driver - 2 X 1.4Ah Batteries

The DS12DVF3-JR comes with 2 x low profile 1.4Ah NiCad batteries, a 30 minute quick charger, double ended driver bit and moulded carry case. This is one of the more versatile Hitachi cordless drills ideal for the everyday DIY tasks into metals, woods and the majority of plastic materials. The DS12DVF3-JR has a two speed motor that can be used in high speed mode for boring operations and low speed mode for screwdriving. The speed is maintained when under load via an electronic feedback speed control system.

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Dn12dy Hitachi Cordless Angle Drill 12volt

The Dn12dy is a compact Hitachi cordless drill with angled head. Its 90 degree angled transmission makes this cordless drill ideal for use in tight awkward areas where space is limited. Its lightweight design and slender grip offer great comfort and handling. The Dn12dy comes with 2 x 2.0 Ah Ni-cad batteries so that you can always have one on charge and one in use. For comparison check out the Dewalt DW965K Right Angle

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DS12DVF3 JR 12 Volt Drill Driver - 3 X 1.4Ah Batteries

This DS12DVF3-JR comes with 3 x low profile 1.4Ah NiCad batteries, a 30 minute quick charger, double ended driver bit and moulded carry case. This is a versatile power tool. These Hitachi cordless drills are ideal for the everyday DIY tasks for use on metals, woods and the majority of plastic materials. The DS12DVF3-JR has a two speed motor that can be used in high speed mode for drilling operations and low speed mode for screwdriving. The speed is maintained when under load via an electronic feedback speed control system.

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Wh12Dmr Nicd 12 Volt Cordless Impact Driver 2 x Batteries

The WH12DMR is a very modern impact driver design. The WH12DMR impact driver gives great performance and utilises a rare earth motor. The ultra compact body and anti-slip comfortable soft-grip handle help reduce discomfort and hand fatigue while using this tool. This impact driver has high power and is specifically designed to carry out heavy duty fixing jobs. Long screws and bolts or any application where axtra torque is needed are ideal for this high torque machine. For comparison check out the AEG OBSS12C2 12 volt Impact Driver or the Ryobi BID1201 12v Impact Driver and Dewalt DW965K Cordless Right Angle 12V

Read more about the Wh12Dmr Nicd 12 Volt Cordless Impact Driver 2 x Batteries

Hitachi Spare 12V Batteries


Hitachi Spare Battery

Its always a good idea to have at least one spare battery for your Hitachi cordless drills so that you can have one on charge and one in use. That way you are never waiting for a battery to charge before you can use your drill. There are a range of batteries available and it is also a good idea to select one of those batteries with improved mAh value such as the 2000mAh battery that gives higher torque and improved battery life for you 12 volt cordless drills. Click the link below to view a range of spare batteries


Hitachi Spare 12v Batteries

Comparison Of Specifications

The table below can be used as a quick cross reference for the main specification for each of the models featured on this site.

Manufacturer Model Max. Torque(Nm) Capacity Wood(mm) Capacity Steel(mm) Capacity Masonary(mm) No Load Speed(RPM) Chuck Capacity(mm) Weight(Kg)
AEG OBS12C Ultra 22.6 20 10 - 0-575 10 1.1
AEG BS12X-R 35 30 10 - 0-380,0-1300 10 2
AEG BSB12STX-R 57 34 13 13 0-400,0-1550 13 2.8
AEG BS12CIQ 18.5 20 10 - 0-575 10 1.1
Black & Decker EPC12CA 11 25 10 10 0-750 10 2.0
Black & Decker EPC128BK 13 25 10 10 0-450,0-1400 10 unknown
Black & Decker HP128F3B 20 25 10 12 0-400,0-1200 10 unknown
Black & Decker Cd12Ca 9 25 10 - 0-700 10 1.95
Black & Decker EPC12BH9 11 25 10 10 0-750 10 unknown
Black & Decker EPC12CABK 11 25 10 10 0-750 10 unknown
Black & Decker PS122KB 20 25 10 10 0-400, 0-1200 10 unknown
Bosch PSR 12 10 20 10 - 0-700 10 1.4
Bosch PSB 12 VE-2 unknown 20 12 10 0-400,0-1500 10 unknown
Bosch GSR 12-23 27 25 11 - 0-400,0-1200 10 1.6
Dewalt Dc727ka 32 25 10 - 0-400,0-1400 10 1.7
Dewalt DC740KA 20 25 10 - 0-350,0-1200 10 1.6
Dewalt DC742KA 32 28 10 - 0-400,0-1450 10 1.7
Dewalt DC745KAV 35 28 13 13 0-400,0-1450 13 2.1
Dewalt DW907K2 20 25 10 - 0-350,0-1200 10 1.6
Dewalt DCD945B2 44 38 13 13 0-425,0-1200,0-1800 13 2.5
Hitachi DS10DFL 22 21 10 - 0-300,0-1300 10 1.0
Hitachi DS12DVF3 JR 26 25 12 - 0-350,0-1050 10 1.5
Makita 6271DWPE 32 25 10 - 0-400,0-1300 10 1.5
Makita 6271DZ 32 25 10 - 0-400,0-1300 10 1.5
Ryobi LSDT1202T 12 20 10 - 0-550 10 1.1
Ryobi LSD-1202PB 12 20 10 - 0-500 10 1.0

Angle Drills

Manufacturer Model Max. Torque(Nm) Capacity-Wood(mm) Capacity-Steel(mm) Capacity-Masonary(mm) No Load Speed(RPM) Chuck Capacity(mm) Weight(Kg)
Dewalt DW965K 20 25 10 - 0-400,0-1200 10 2.0
Hitachi Dn12dy 9 18 10 - 0-800 10 1.4

Impact Drivers

Manufacturer Model Max. Torque(Nm) Impact Rate(IPM) Max. Bolt Diameter No Load Speed(RPM) Chuck Capacity(mm) Weight(Kg)
AEG OBSS12C2 113 0-2400 not known 0-1800 6.35 1.2
Hitachi Wh12Dmr 135 0-3200 not known 0-2600 6.35 1.6
Ryobi BID1201 135 0-3000 M14 0-2400 6.35 1.2
Dewalt DW052K2 115 0-3000 M12 0-2400 6.35 1.7