Makita is Britain’s number 1 professional power tool manufacturer and market leader in the supply of cordless, mains and petrol powered tools to the construction and maintenance industries. Makita has served the UK market for 40 years and the Telford manufacturing plant is one of 18 global facilities and exports 80% of daily production across the world. The Makita range includes drills, breakers, impact tools, saws, sanders, grinders, routers, vacuums, nailers, measuring equipment, pumps, washers and production tools. The high quality Makita accessories range of blades, bits, diamond blades and abrasives enhances power tool performance. Makita workwear provides protection with style.
This inventory of more than 500 tools includes an expanding range of Outdoor Power Equipment for the grounds care and horticultural trades including chainsaws, brush cutters, mowers, hedge cutters, blowers, post-hole borers and shredders. The advanced MM4 mini 4-stroke engine is at the heart of this growing range of professional tools and, bristling with design innovations, delivers more horsepower, torque and reliability than the same capacity 2-stroke motor whilst at the same time significantly reducing exhaust emissions, fuel consumption, noise and vibration.
Makita is at the forefront of operator safety with the patented AVT, Anti Vibration Technology, that reduces HAV health risks in long periods of work. Training and safety education courses are provided to Lantra Awards and City and Guilds standards. Makita has led the way with Lithium-Ion battery cell technology that delivers 300% more working capacity.
Makita's premium quality, professional power tools are available from a nationwide network of expert tool distributors and are the first choice of the British Army, fire and rescue services and major construction companies.