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Makita 18V Cordless 5″ Random Orbital Sander Kit

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$375.00 ex GST

Makita DBO180Z Cordless Orbital Sander compact and ergonomically shaped, ideal for sanding jobs that require high mobility, such as the renovation of paint facades or exterior carpentry.

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Maximize Your Sanding Efficiency with the Makita 18V Cordless Sander

Unlock unparalleled convenience and top-tier performance with the Makita 18V Cordless Sander. Designed for professionals and DIY enthusiasts alike, this innovative tool combines Makita’s legendary craftsmanship with the latest in cordless technology. Experience the freedom to work anywhere without compromising on power or finish quality, thanks to this lightweight, yet robust sander.

Product Highlights:

  • Cordless Freedom: Powered by Makita’s long-lasting 18V LXTยฎ lithium-ion battery system, enjoy the flexibility to sand in the most remote corners without the hassle of cords. This system ensures a longer run time, fast charging, and a slide-style battery that maintains contact with the tool, even under heavy vibration.
  • Effortless Efficiency: With its high-torque motor, this sander delivers up to 11,000 OPM (oscillations per minute), ensuring swift material removal and a flawless finish on a wide range of surfaces. Its variable speed control dial allows you to match the speed to the application, from fine detailing to rapid stock removal.
  • Ergonomic Design: Engineered with user comfort in mind, its compact size and optimized balance reduce fatigue during extended use, while the rubberized grip ensures secure handling. The tool’s design minimizes hand vibration, further enhancing user comfort during long sanding sessions.
  • Dust Collection System: Keep your workspace clean with the integrated dust collection system, capturing particles efficiently and supporting a healthier working environment. Compatible with Makita’s dust extractor system, it provides a cleaner, more efficient work area.
  • Versatile Applications: Whether it’s wood, metal, or composite materials, the Makita 18V Cordless Sander adapts to your project needs, offering smooth finishes with minimal effort. Its quick-change hook-and-loop sanding pad makes switching between grits seamless, ensuring your work is not only efficient but also precise.

Added Benefits:

  • Durability and Reliability: Built to Makita’s rigorous quality standards, the 18V Cordless Sander is designed to withstand the demands of professional use, ensuring longevity and reliability.
  • Comprehensive Warranty: Enjoy peace of mind with Makita’s industry-leading warranty, covering repair or replacement of parts due to defects in materials or workmanship.

Kit Contains 1 x DBO180Z 18v Sander, 1 x BL1830 3ah Battery, 1 x DC18WC Charger

Additional information




Abrasive paper diameter – 125mm
Orbit diameter – 2.8mm
Orbits per Minute – 7,000 / 9,500 / 11,000opm
Overall Length – 175mm
Pad diameter – 123mm
Sanding Strokes – 14,000 / 19,000 / 22,000spm
Skin weight – 1.1kg
Voltage – 18V
Weight (with battery) – 1.7kg

Included accessories

Dust box and 1 x 5" Round Abrasive Discs

Optional accessories

Dust Bag Holder (416063-0)
Dust Nozzle (416064-8)
Dust Bag (166078-4)
Skirt Set (187360-8)

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Reviewed by 1 user

    • 3 months ago

    Powerful and precise

    The Makita DBO180Z cordless orbital sander is an impressive tool for anyone looking for an efficient sanding solution. It is not only powerful but also visually appealing.

    The option to purchase the device without a battery and charger is particularly practical if you already have Makita batteries. With 18V, this sander provides the power you need to work effortlessly and precisely. The 125 mm sanding disc handles various surfaces and materials with ease.

    I’ve used the DBO180Z for various projects, from woodworking to surface preparation for painting jobs. The dust extraction works well and keeps the working environment clean.

    The ergonomics of the sander are well thought out, which means that it is comfortable to use without hand or wrist fatigue. This orbital sander exceeded my expectations and is a tool I wouldn’t want to miss anymore. An absolute must for do-it-yourselfers and professionals!

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Makita DBO180Z Cordless Sander: Frequently Asked Questions

1. What are the Key Features of the Makita DBO180Z?

The Makita DBO180Z offers a unique blend of power, efficiency, and cordless convenience. It features a simple-to-operate three-speed setting, providing optimal performance for a variety of sanding tasks. Its compact design ensures easy handling, and the dust collection system keeps the workspace clean.

2. Is the Battery Included with the Makita DBO180Z?

This model is sold as a Kit Containing 1 x DBO180Z 18v Sander, 1 x BL1830 3ah Battery, 1 x DC18WC Charger. It is part of Makita’s 18V LXT series, compatible with a wide range of Makita 18V batteries.

3. Can I Use This Sander for Vertical Surfaces?

Absolutely. The DBO180Z’s ergonomic design and lightweight nature make it suitable for sanding vertical surfaces or overhead work with minimal fatigue.

4. How Effective is the Dust Collection System?

The dust collection system in the DBO180Z is highly efficient, capturing a significant amount of dust. For best results, it is recommended to use it with a compatible dust extractor.

5. What Type of Sanding Pad Does the Makita DBO180Z Use?

It utilizes 125mm (5-inch) round sanding pads, which are widely available and easy to replace.

6. Is This Sander Suitable for Professional Use?

Certainly. The Makita DBO180Z is designed for both DIY enthusiasts and professionals. Its durability and performance make it a reliable choice for continuous professional use.

7. What Safety Features Does the Makita DBO180Z Have?

Safety is paramount with the DBO180Z, featuring a lock-on button to prevent accidental start-up and a soft start function for better control.

8. How Long Does the Battery Last?

Battery life varies based on the battery used and the sander’s speed setting. On average, with a 5.0 Ah battery, users can expect a decent runtime for most medium-scale tasks.

9. Can It Be Used for Wet Sanding?

No, the DBO180Z is designed for dry sanding only. Using it for wet sanding can damage the tool and void the warranty.

10. Where Can I Purchase Replacement Parts?

Replacement parts are available through Makita service centers or from Tradextra an authorized retailer. Always use genuine Makita parts for safety and performance.

Questions and answers of the customers

    Is the Makita 18V Sander Brushless?
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    QIs the Makita 18V Sander Brushless?answer now

    Yes the electronically controlled brushless motorย efficiently uses energy to match torque and speed to the changing demands of the application.

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