DEWALT has announced two new sealed head ratchets: the 20V MAX* XR 3/8-in. and 1/2-in. (DCF510) as well as the XTREME 12V MAX* 1/4-in. and 3/8-in. (DCF500). The ratchets are designed for automotive, electrical and mechanical as well as maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) professionals.
The new Sealed Head Ratchets are equipped with features for demanding jobs. The heavy-duty sealed head design and glass-filled nylon tool housing helps provide protection against oils and automotive solvents meeting the needs of pros across industries on jobsites.
The new interchangeable anvil design allows users to switch between square drives in both models in addition to a 1/4-in. quick change hex with the XTREME 12V MAX* model to complete a variety of applications. The low-profile head offers accessibility in tight workspaces, while the variable speed trigger and forward/reverse switch allow users to change speed and direction. The ratchets also feature a trigger lock that help prevent accidental activation and an onboard LED work light to help illuminate dark areas.
The 20V MAX* XR 3/8-in. and 1/2-in. Sealed Head Ratchet is compatible with all DEWALT 20V MAX* batteries and chargers (sold separately). The bare unit (tool only) is available now and the kitted unit with DEWALT POWERSTACK is available for preorder where DEWALT products are sold.
The XTREME 12V MAX* 1/4-in. and 3/8-in. Sealed Head Ratchet is compatible with all DEWALT 12V MAX* batteries and chargers (sold separately) and will be available as a bare unit (tool only) or kitted where DEWALT products are sold.
*Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 volts. Nominal voltage is 18 volts. Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 12 volts. Nominal voltage is 10.8 volts.