Bosch Commits to 18V Battery Platform With 32 New Cordless Tools

Ahead of World of Concrete 2023, the brand’s assortment of 18V Cordless Tools offers workers solutions for concrete, woodworking, and more, designed specifically for the toughest jobs.

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The Bosch Power Tools team had a short list of themes driving their goals for 2023: innovation, cordless, brand awareness, and people. Ahead of World of Concrete 2023, they announced the launch of 32 power tools for the year18 of which are to be available for contractors come February 2023. 

The 32 new tools are all based on the CORE18V platform. From hard-hitting rotary hammers, to high-torque impact wrenches, and cordless benchtop tools, the latest offerings include new additions to the PROFACTOR high-powered lineup. The full collection covers tools for work in concrete and wood. 

As the team looks to innovate and evolve their products to meet the needs of contractors and construction professionals, Philipp Gosau, Director of Product Management Power Tools at Bosch, says that the feedback from workers from the jobsite is at the core of their research and development process. 20230118 093811

Concrete & Masonry Solutions


  • The PROFACTOR 18V 5-6 in. Angle Grinder (GWS18V-13P and GWX18V-13P) both feature PROFACTOR Performance delivering power comparable to a 13-amp corded grinder and advanced user control; KickBack Control helps shut off the tool if the wheel gets into a bind situation; and Restart protection helps prevent accidental tool startup if the supply of power is interrupted.
  • 18V X-LOCK 5-6 in. 13A Paddle Switch Grinder (GWX18V-13P) features the X-LOCK wheel change click-in mounting and grinder lever wheel release for change-out that's up to five times faster and Tool-free wheel swap allowing the wheel to mount properly without the need for a spanner wrench or flange nuts for no losable parts. 20230118 093856
  • X-LOCK 4.5 in. and 5 in. Premium Sandwich Tuckpointing Blades (DDX4510H & DDX510H) features include the X-LOCK wheel change; double-blade sandwich design for tuckpointing–ideal for one-pass mortar removal, instead of having to cut back and forth; and industrial-quality diamonds produce a cutting surface optimized for thorough removal and extended life.

Rotary Hammers & Chisels

  • 18V Bulldog SDS-plus 1 in. Rotary Hammer (GBH18V-24C) delivers 1.8 Ft.-Lbs. of impact energy (EPTA) for maximum performance in heavy-duty applications in concrete; the brushless motor maximizes battery runtime in extended applications; and KickBack Control technology. 
  • PROFACTOR 18V 1-5/8 in. SDS-max Rotary Hammer (GBH18V-40CK) delivers the performance from a corded hammer on the PROFACTOR battery system\;  6.7 ft.-lbs. of impact energy (EPTA) for maximum performance when drilling and chiseling; and weighs 15.4 lbs. (tool only, not including battery) for maneuverability while concrete drilling
  • BlueCollar SDS-max Hammer Dust Collection Attachment for R-tec Chisels (HSD1934, HSD1935, HSD1936) feature R-Tec technology utilizing an energy-diverting reflection element that increases material removal by 15%. BlueCollar R-Tec chisels are compatible with any SDSmax hammer, the BlueCollar adapter is compatible with all R-tec chisels.

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Woodworking & Wood Cutting Solutions

  • The 18V Brushless 1/4-Sheet Orbital Finishing Sander (GSS18V-40) delivers a high rate of stock removal, delivering corded-like power; its compact design supports sanding control in hard-to-reach areas, without having to worry about a cord over shoulder or arm; and the ergonomic handling offers a balanced grip, keeping the hand close to workpiece for maximum control. It is also available in 12V MAX (GSS12V-40N).

Circular Saws

  • The PROFACTOR 18V 7-1/4 in. Blade Left Circular Saw (GKS18V-26L) features a 2-5/8 In. cut capacity– allows for easy cutting through 2X material across the entire bevel range and its electronic convenience brake quickly stops the blade for less downtime between repeated cuts/ 
  • The 18V Brushless 6-1/2 in. Circular Saws (GKS18V-22 & GKS18V-22L) both feature ergonomic handling; a powerful brushless motor deliverying 0-5,000 rpm; and an auxiliary handle allowing contractors to use the tool in either hand.
  • The 18V Brushless 6-1/2 in. Blade Left Circular Saw (GKS18V-22L) features a blade-left design to supply a best view of cut line when main handle is held in right hand.

Miter Saws

  • PROFACTOR 18V Slide Miter Saws (GCM18V-07S, GCM18V-10SD, GCM18V-12SD) are lightweight, feature BITURBO Brushless Technology, and bevel detents providing an easy-to-read scale with detents at common angles.
  • The PROFACTOR 18V 7-1/4 in. Slide Miter Saw (GCM18V-07S) delivers 3-3/4 in. nested crown cutting, with 45 degrees left against fence and 8-1/4 in. crosscuts; weighs only 26 lbs. (tool only, not including battery); a carry handle; and precisely centered sliding bars.
  • The PROFACTOR 18V 10 in. Slide Miter Saw (GCM18V-10SD) features a cut capacity of 3.5 in. cut capacity and a 11-1/2 in. width/crosscut. Its dual-bevel design allows for large compound cuts to either side of the workpiece. Contractors can also find a convenient portability with its 40.2 lbs. weight (tool only, not including battery).
  • The PROFACTOR 18V 12 in. Slide Miter Saw (GCM18V-12SD) also features a 3.5 in. deep cut capacity and 14 in. wide crosscut. Its Shadow LED cutline provides an accurate guide to quickly line up precise cuts without the need for a tool to adjust and the dual-bevel design allows for large compound cuts to either side of the workpiece. 

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Table Saw

  • The PROFACTOR 18V 8-1/4 in. Portable Table Saw (GTS18V-08N) delivers the power of a corded table saw plugged in at the workshop with true mobility and features a transportable, tough single-hand carry design that is ideal for mobility around the jobsite. 

Table Saw Stand & Accessories

  • The Table Saw Scissor Stand (GTA570) is easy to use and carry with handy 13.7-lb. design for easy transportation to and from jobsite. It folds flat for transportation and storage. 

Cutting Solutions

Reciprocating Saw

  • The PROFACTOR 18V 1-1/8 In. Reciprocating Saw (GSA18V-110) features the LockJaw toolless blade-change system providing quick one-handed blade insertion and spring ejection to keep hands off hot blades. Its 1-1/8 In. stroke length and 0-2,900 strokes per minute are optimized for fast cutting and more material removal in various materials. Vibration Control limits vibration for easier handling and comfort.

Metal Circular Saw

  • The 18V Metal Circular Saw with Chip Collector (GKM18V-20) has an optimized ergonomic grip and a compact well-balanced design for cutting; its 5-3/8 in. metal-cutting blade orovides a 2 in. cutting capacity for fast cutting; and the integrated chip collector will collect metal shavings during cutting for efficient cutting. 

Drywall Installation Solutions

  • The 18V Brushless Cutout Tool (GCU18V-30) provides power, easy handling, long runtime and convenience; features ergonomic handling and a slim-grip design; and can cut up to 300 linear ft. on a single charge. 
  • The 18V Brushless Screwgun (GTB18V-45) drywall jobs done comfortably and fast, while cutting the cord. Its well-balanced grip was designed to be ideal for comfortably holding the tool, allowing the thumb and the index finger to control the operation. And the Xtend Drive activates motor only when the bit senses pressure for increased runtime and less noise​. 
  • The Auto-Feed Attachment (GMA22) for 18V Brushless Screwgun (GTB18V-45) enables precise driving of rows of screws at top speed for added efficiency and allows for fast repeatable fastening without having to load one screw at a time by hand. 

Fastening & Driving Solutions

  • The 18V Brushless 1/2 in. Impact Wrench Friction Ring (GDS18V-330C) delivers 330 ft.-Lbs. max fastening torque and 590 ft.-lbs. max breakaway torque; a powerful brushless motor delivers efficient runtime and up to 3,300 ipm for professional power; and the Auto Bolt Release will stop rotation when the bolt is loosened to help prevent accidentally dropping bolts and nuts during removal. 
  • The 18V Brushless Drill Driver Kit (GSR18V-400B22) will provide efficient drill/driver power featuring a 6.3-in. head length making it easy to control and use in tight spaces and delivers up to 400 in.-lbs. of torque from less than 2 lbs. of tool.