Founded Makita Electric Works (proprietorship) in Nagoya City. Began selling and repairing lighting equipment, motors, and transformers.


In 1958, Makita Corporation, which was founded in 1915 as an electric motor sales and repair company, became the first company in Japan to manufacture and sell electric planers. Over the half century since, Makita has worked to build a steady position as a manufacturer of  portable power tools and, today, continues its quest forward to provide products and services that are beneficial to all types of customers  engaged in housing construction. Makita’s history also parallels that of the evolution of power tools and, over the course of its history,  Makita has worked to dovetail its products to its customers’ developing needs.

Makita Range of Power Equipment for Lawns

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Makita XHU07T 18V LXT Brushless Cordless 24″ Hedge Trimmer 5.0Ah Kit

$376.95 $359.00

SPEED : BL™ Brushless Motor delivers up to 4,400 SPM for faster cutting

CONTROL : 3-speed options (2,000 SPM, 3,600 SPM, and 4,400 SPM) allow operator to match speed to application

COMFORT : 5-position rotating rear handle for increased comfort during vertical and angle trimming

CAPACITY : 24″ blade provides increased cutting capacity

INCLUDES : Includes 2 ea. 18V LXT® 5.0Ah batteries and dual port rapid charge

  • 5-position rotating rear handle for increased comfort during vertical and angle trimming
  • 3-speed options (Low: 2,000 SPM, Medium: 3,600 SPM, High: 4,400 SPM) allowing the operator to match speed to application
  • Variable speed trigger for increased operator control
  • Anti-vibration design aids in precision cutting
  • 24″ blade provides increased cutting capacity
  • Tip guard protects the end of the cutter bar against hard surfaces
  • Features Extreme Protection Technology (XPT™) which is engineered to provide increased dust and water resistance in harsh job site conditions
  • Equipped with Star Protection Computer Controls™ to protect against overloading, over-discharging and over-heating
  • 3-year limited warranty on tool, battery and charger
  • Only use genuine Makita batteries and chargers

 

Makita XHU08T 18V LXT® Lithium‑Ion Brushless Cordless 30″ Hedge Trimmer Kit (5.0Ah)

$379.00

SPEED : BL™ Brushless Motor delivers up to 4,400 SPM for faster cutting

CONTROL : 3-speed options (2,000 SPM, 3,600 SPM, and 4,400 SPM) allow operator to match speed to application

COMFORT : 5-position rotating rear handle for increased comfort during vertical and angle trimming

CAPACITY : 30″ blade provides increased cutting capacity

INCLUDES : Includes 2 ea. 18V LXT® 5.0Ah batteries and dual port rapid charger

  • 5-position rotating rear handle for increased comfort during vertical and angle trimming
  • 3-speed options (Low: 2,000 SPM, Medium: 3,600 SPM, High: 4,400 SPM) allowing the operator to match speed to application
  • Variable speed trigger for increased operator control
  • Anti-vibration design aids in precision cutting
  • 30″ blade provides increased cutting capacity
  • Tip guard protects the end of the cutter bar against hard surfaces
  • Features Extreme Protection Technology (XPT™) which is engineered to provide increased dust and water resistance in harsh job site conditions
  • Equipped with Star Protection Computer Controls™ to protect against overloading, over-discharging and over-heating
  • 3-year limited warranty on tool, battery and charger
  • Only use genuine Makita batteries and chargers

Makita EN7350SH 30″ 25.4 cc MM4® 4‑Stroke Engine Single‑Sided Hedge Trimmer

$459.00

PERFORMANCE : 30″ single-sided blade with high blade speed (4,200 SPM) for efficient cutting

EFFICIENCY : Chip receiver for efficient collection and clean-up of clippings

DURABILITY : Commercial duty dual-stage air filter with large sealing areas is replaceable and easily accessible

COMFORT : Ergonomically designed rubberized soft grip provides increased comfort

INCLUDES : Shear blade and blade cover

  • Chip receiver for efficient collection and clean-up of clippings
  • Steel drive shaft for less vibration and longer equipment life
  • Powerful fuel efficient 25.4 cc (1.1 HP), MM4® commercial duty engine
  • Commercial duty dual-stage air filter with large sealing areas is replaceable and easily accessible
  • Compact design with less weight (only 14.7 lbs.)
  • Commercial duty gear case engineered for improved durability
  • Oil filling port and drain plug are easily accessible with oil level view window for easy checking and replacing of oil
  • Captured control wires engineered to prevent snagging for improved durability
  • Multi-position lubrication system enables engine to be inclined to any angle for continuous operation
  • Ergonomically designed rubberized soft grip provides more control and comfort
  • Translucent fuel tank with large opening for easier refueling

Makita EN5950SH 24″ 25.4 cc MM4® 4‑Stroke Engine Double‑Sided Hedge Trimmer

$489.00

EFFICIENCY : 24″ double-sided blade with high blade speed (4,200 SPM) for efficient cutting

DURABILITY : Commercial duty gear case with tip guard engineered for improved durability

COMFORT : Compact design with less weight (only 14.1 lbs.)

PERFORMANCE : Powerful and fuel efficient 25.4 cc (1.1 HP) MM4® commercial duty engine

INCLUDES : Shear blade and blade cover

  • Compact design with less weight (only 14.1 lbs.)
  • Commercial duty gear case engineered for improved durability
  • Tip guard protects blade from unnecessary wear
  • Powerful and fuel efficient 25.4 cc (1.1 HP), MM4® commercial duty engine
  • Commercial duty dual-stage air filter with large sealing areas is replaceable and easily accessible
  • Steel drive shaft for less vibration and longer equipment life
  • Captured control wires engineered to prevent snagging for improved durability
  • Oil filling port and drain plug are easily accessible with oil level view window for easy checking and replacing of oil
  • Multi-position lubrication system enables engine to be inclined to any angle for continuous operation
  • Translucent fuel tank with large opening for easier refueling
  • Ergonomically designed rubberized soft grip provides more comfort

EN410MP Double-Sided Hedge Trimmer Attachment

$179.00
  • 20″ double-sided blade with higher blade speed for efficient cutting of hedges
  • Commercial duty gear case engineered for improved durability
  • Tip guard protects blade from unnecessary wear
  • For use with Makita Couple Shaft Power Heads

EN401MP Articulating Hedge Trimmer Attachment

$269.00
  • 20″ double-sided blade with 13 angle settings for efficient trimming of overhead and low-lying hedges
  • Angle change lever quickly and easily adjusts blade angle
  • Commercial duty gear case engineered for improved durability
  • 180º blade adjustment allows blade to be positioned along shaft for convenient transport and storage
  • Tip guard protects blade from unnecessary wear
  • For use with Makita Couple Shaft Power Heads