Press Release Summary:
Ergonomically designed TW1000 provides up to 738 lb-ft torque and has no-load speed of 1,400 rpm. It incorporates rocker type forward and reverse switch for one-handed operation. Rated at 12.0 A, unit has 3 1/8 in. hammer that provides impact power of 1,500 impacts/min and takes 3 sec to seat 1 3/16 in. bolt. Along with externally accessible brushes and ball bearings, unit features protective rubber bumpers, side handle that rotates 360Â°, and sky hook.
Original Press Release:
Maximum Impact With Makita's New 1 Inch Impact Wrench
July 1, 2005 - LA MIRADA, CALIF. - Makita USA, Inc., manufacturer of high quality industrial power tools and accessories is proud to announce the launch of its new 1" Impact Wrench, model TW1000. This new impact wrench has an impressive 738 ft.lbs. of torque for large, industrial applications, taking only three seconds to seat a 1-3/16" bolt. The TW1000 also features a no load speed of 1,400 RPM with an innovative rocker type forward and reverse switch for fast, one-handed operation.
This new 1" impact wrench has a large 3-1/8" hammer that provides greater impact power of 1,500 impacts per minute for optimal jobsite performance. For added durability, the TW1000's gear housing, rear casing, and handle are protected with rubber bumpers. This ergonomically designed impact wrench has a rubberized grip for more comfort, control and reduced operator fatigue. It also features externally accessible brushes and ball bearings for longer life of the tool.
The TW1000 has additional features that contribute to the tool operator's overall convenience, such as a side handle that rotates 360° and a conveniently-located sky hook for continuous use, jobsite portability and easy storage. This is an ideal tool for high rise construction, HVAC, installers, bridge builders, deck builders as well as many other high torque applications.
Capacities: Square Drive: 1"
No Load Speed: 1,400 RPM
Impacts per Minute: 1,500
Maximum Torque: 738 ft.lbs. (1,000 N·m)
AMPS (120V): 12.0
Overall Length: 15"
Net Weight: 18.5 lbs.
Suggested Retail Price: $749.00
Makita USA, Inc. is a leading manufacturer of over 320 professional, industrial quality power tools and has over 4,500 industrial accessories. All Makita tools are covered by a one-year limited warranty against defects in materials or workmanship and may be serviced at any of our 26 factory service centers or by more than 1,000 authorized service centers nationwide. Makita USA, Inc.'s home office is located in La Mirada, California and operates an extensive distribution network located throughout the U.S. For more information, please contact us at 1-800-4-MAKITA (1-800-462-5482) or visit the website at makitatools.com.