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

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
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Makita XRU09PT1 18V X2 (36V) LXT Lithium-Ion Brushless Cordless String Trimmer Kit with 4 Batteries (5.0Ah), Teal

$369.95 $359.00

WHILE SUPPLIES LAST

POWER : Makita-built Outer Rotor BL™ Motor direct-drive system provides high power and increased torque

PRECISION : Variable speed trigger for power control

CONTROL : 2-speed options (Low: 5,000 RPM, High: 6,500 RPM) for run time management

COMPATIBILITY : Equipped with bump and feed trimmer head loaded with 0.080″ twisted quiet line

INCLUDES : 4 ea. 18V LXT® 5.0Ah batteries and dual port rapid charger

  • Makita-built Outer Rotor BL™ Brushless Motor direct-drive system provides high power and increased torque
  • Variable speed trigger for power control
  • 2-speed options (Low: 5,000 RPM, High: 6,500 RPM) allow the operator to match the speed to the application
  • Equipped with bump and feed trimmer head loaded with 0.080″ twisted quiet line
  • Reverse rotation function allows operator to quickly clear trimmer head of entangled grass and weeds
  • Direct-drive motor mounted directly on the trimmer head for increased efficiency and improved tool balance
  • 13-3/4″ cutting swath for increased productivity with more grass trimmed on each pass
  • Weighs only 9.9 lbs. with batteries for reduced operator fatigue
  • Extreme Protection Technology (XPT™) is engineered for improved dust and water resistance for operation 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, batteries and charger

 

Makita EM2650UH 25.4 cc MM4® 4‑Stroke Engine Brush Cutter

$389.00

PERFORMANCE : Powerful and fuel efficient 25.4 cc multi-position 4-stroke engine

DURABILITY : Heavy duty, dual stage air filter with large sealing areas and “Tool-less” filter access

VERSATILITY : Multi-position lubrication system enables continuous operation at any engine angle

CONVENIENCE : Oil filling port and drain plug are easily accessible, includes oil level view window

INCLUDES : Star blade, harness and debris shield

  • Powerful and fuel efficient 25.4 cc 4-stroke commercial duty engine.
  • Multi-position lubrication system enables engine to be inclined to any angle for continuous operation.
  • Mechanical Automatic Engine Decompression for quicker, easier starts.
  • “Tool-less” handle with easy adjustments for improved balance and comfort.
  • Includes brush cutter blade for cutting weeds, high grasses, bushes, shrubs, underwood, thicket, and more.
  • Compact design with less weight (only 12.1 lbs.).
  • Heavy duty, dual stage air filter with large sealing areas is replaceable and easily accessible.
  • Oil filling port and drain plug are easily accessible with oil level view window for easy checking and replacing of oil.
  • Steel drive shaft for less vibration and longer equipment life.
  • Captured control wires engineered to prevent snagging for improved durability.

 

Makita EM2652LHN 25.4 cc MM4® 4‑Stroke Engine High Torque String Trimmer

$369.00

PERFORMANCE : High-torque gear case for improved cutting performance

DURABILITY : Steel drive shaft for less vibration, and captured control wires engineered to prevent snagging

EFFICIENCY : High capacity, rapid loading bump-and-feed trimmer head

CONVENIENCE : Oil filling port and drain plug are easily accessible for faster maintenance

INCLUDES : Bumper & Feed trimmer head

  • High capacity, rapid loading, bump-and-feed trimmer head
  • Steel drive shaft engineered for less vibration and longer equipment life
  • Powerful and fuel efficient 25.4 cc 4-stroke commercial duty engine
  • Compact design with less weight (only 11.5 lbs.)
  • Multi-position lubrication system enables engine to be inclined to any angle even during continuous operation
  • Heavy duty, dual stage air filter with large sealing areas is replaceable and easily accessible
  • 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
  • Tool-less filter access for faster maintenance
  • Easily adjustable handle configuration for improved balance
  • Translucent fuel tank with large opening for easier refueling
  • Primer engineered for efficient cold starting

Makita EM2650LH 25.4 cc MM4® 4‑Stroke Engine String Trimmer

$349.00

PERFORMANCE : Powerful and fuel efficient 25.4 cc multi-position 4-stroke engine

DURABILITY : Heavy duty, dual stage air filter with large sealing areas and “Tool-less” filter access

VERSATILITY : Multi-position lubrication system enables continuous operation at any engine angle

EFFICIENCY : High capacity, rapid loading, bump- and-feed trimmer head

INCLUDES : Includes trimmer head and debris shield

  • High capacity, rapid loading, bump-and-feed trimmer head
  • Heavy duty, dual stage air filter with large sealing areas is replaceable and easily accessible
  • Powerful fuel efficient 25.4 cc, 4-stroke commercial duty engine
  • Multi-position lubrication system enables engine to be inclined to any angle even during continuous operation
  • Mechanical automatic engine decompression for quicker, easier starts
  • Compact design with less weight (10.9 lbs.)
  • Oil filling port and drain plug are easily accessible with oil level view window for easy checking and replacing of oil
  • Steel drive shaft for less vibration and longer equipment life
  • Easily adjustable handle configuration for improved balance
  • Translucent fuel tank with large opening for easier refueling

Makita XUX01M5PT 18V X2 (36V) LXT® Lithium‑Ion Brushless Cordless Couple Shaft Power Head Kit with String Trimmer Attachment (5.0Ah)

$419.00

SPEED : 3-speed options (up to 9,700 RPM) allows the operator to match speed to application

COMPATIBILITY : Compatible with a variety of optional couple shaft attachments for versatility

DESIGN : Lever style lock system allows for quick tool-less installation and replacement of attachments

CONTROL : Electronic Torque Control turns the motor off if rotation speed suddenly slows down or stops

INCLUDES : Power head, string trimmer attachment, (2) 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion 5.0Ah batteries and dual port charger

  • BL™ Brushless motor delivers up to 9,700 RPM for faster cutting
  • 3-speed options (Low: 5,700 RPM, Medium: 8,200 High: 9,700 RPM) allow the operator to match speed to application
  • Compatible with a variety of optional couple shaft attachments for versatility
  • Lever style lock system allows for quick tool-less installation and replacement of attachments
  • Electronic Torque Control turns the motor off if rotation speed suddenly slows down or stops
  • Reverse (clockwise) rotation system allows operator to quickly clear brush cutter head of entangled grass and weeds
  • Variable speed trigger switch for controlled cutting speed
  • Overheat warning system turns on indicator light and is engineered to automatically stop motor
  • The BL™ Brushless Motor eliminates carbon brushes, enabling the BL™ Motor to run cooler and more efficiently for longer life
  • Extreme Protection Technology (XPT™) is engineered for improved dust and water resistance for operation in harsh job site conditions
  • Equipped with Star Protection Computer Controls™ to protect against overloading, over-discharging and over-heating
  • 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion 5.0Ah battery BL1850B features an integrated L.E.D. battery charge level indicator
  • 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion 5.0Ah battery BL1850B reaches a full charge in 45 minutes or less
  • Makita technology delivers category-leading charge time so the battery spends more time working and less time sitting on the charger
  • Rapid Optimum Charger communicates with the battery’s built-in chip throughout the charging process to optimize battery life by actively controlling current, voltage and temperature
  • Compatible with Makita 18V Lithium-Ion batteries with a Star symbol
  • 3-year limited warranty on tool, battery and charger
  • Only use genuine Makita batteries and chargers
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Makita EX2650LH 25.4 cc MM4® 4‑Stroke Couple Shaft Power Head

$329.99 $329.00

PERFORMANCE : Powerful and fuel efficient 25.4 cc multi-position 4-stroke engine

DURABILITY : Heavy duty, dual stage air filter with large sealing areas and “Tool-less” filter access

VERSATILITY : Multi-position lubrication system enables continuous operation at any engine angle

EFFICIENCY : Quick release couple shaft attachment can be used with multiple attachments

INCLUDES : Tool kit

  • Quick release couple shaft attachment for use with multiple attachments
  • Heavy duty, dual stage air filter with large sealing areas is replaceable and easily accessible
  • Powerful fuel efficient 25.4 cc, 4-stroke commercial duty engine
  • Multi-position lubrication system enables engine to be inclined to any angle even during continuous operation
  • Mechanical automatic engine decompression for quicker, easier starts
  • Compact design with less weight
  • Oil filling port and drain plug are easily accessible with oil level view window for easy checking and replacing of oil
  • Steel drive shaft for less vibration and longer equipment life
  • Easily adjustable handle configuration for improved balance
  • Translucent fuel tank with large opening for easier refueling

BR400MP Broom Attachment

$279.00
  • Designed for optimal performance on pavement with cracks or uneven stones
  • Ideal for sweeping dust, leaves, or light snow and fluffing artificial turf
  • Wide sweeping surface of 23-5/8″ for maximum productivity
  • Durable nylon bristles for optimum performance
  • Steel drive shaft for less vibration and longer equipment life
  • Quickly attaches to power head for easy operation
  • For use with Makita couple shaft power heads

SW400MP Sweeper Attachment

$319.00
  • Designed to remove pebbles, sand, or leaves without damaging grass and for clearing away water and light snow from hard pavements
  • Ideal for construction waste and street maintenance
  • Wide sweeping surface of 23-1/4″ for maximum productivity
  • 12 durable rubber paddles for optimum performance
  • Steel drive shaft for less vibration and longer equipment life
  • Quickly attaches to power head for easy operation
  • For use with Makita couple shaft power heads

LE400MP Shaft Extension Attachment

$79.00
  • 42″ extended shaft reach allowing access to hard-to-reach branches and shrubs
  • Quickly attaches to power head for easy operation
  • Steel drive shaft for less vibration and longer equipment life
  • Less weight for operator comfort
  • For use with Makita Couple Shaft Power Heads