Best 13 Cordless Drills – Hitachi KC18DDL Review 2018

The kit includes the WH18DL 18 volt impact driver and the DS18DL 18 cordless volt driver drill both of which are backed by warranties. It also includes a universal charger, two 3.0 Ah Lithium-ion batteries and a tool bag. Ergonomic designs and lightweight tools combine to provide a comfortable yet efficient tool set. Read on for more of its features.


DS18 DL Cordless Driver Drill: Weighing 4.6 lbs., the DS18DL is light and easy to work with. Its 570in/lbs. turning torque delivers high performance with different simple and tough projects. The DS18DL drill features a friendly ergonomic grip which provides comfort and minimizes the risk of fatigue. It is equipped with a two-step speed switch that allows you to choose from 4 different speed settings. This gives you better control and handling with your drilling projects. The DS18DL is also equipped with an inbuilt LED light point for convenient illumination.

WH18DL Impact Driver: The WH18DL weighs 3.5 lbs. and delivers a torque output of 1330 in/lbs. It is equipped with a two piece industrial grade motor. Experience a boost in durability and power with the heavy gauge copper coils. The WH18DL is further protected against wear by Hitachi’s patented unique cool flow system which maintains a steady flow of air to prevent the drill from overheating. It is powered by high yield Lithium ion batteries with an easily accessible carbon brush.

HXP Lithium-Ion Batteries: Increase your uptime with the two 3.0 Ah HXP lithium ion batteries that accompany the KC IDDL combo kit. The batteries weigh less than standard NiMh or NiCad batteries which contribute to the drill’s light weight. The batteries are designed to last thrice as long as standard batteries, supporting over 15000 charge cycles. The batteries are backward compatible and protected by Hitachi’s patented Over Current protection technology which is capable of interrupting the flow of power if the battery is exposed to surge risk. Batteries can be charged using the cross compatible charger.

Warranty: Stay protected with Hitachi’s warranty. Each of the tools accompanied with the Hitachi KC18DDL combo kit are carefully tested to guarantee high performance over consistent use. They are also accompanied a Lithium Ion lifetime warranty that protects against any possible damage caused by poor workmanship or faulty materials.


The tools offered with the KC18DDL combo kit provide dependable coverage for most tasks. Enjoy fair uptime with two high capacity lithium batteries and keep your tools stored in a durable bag. The kit includes a universal charger than can be used to charge NiMH, NiCad and Lithium ion batteries. The tools are protected by Hitachi’s Cool flow system which prevents the motor from burning out during extended projects by delivering a steady flow of air to the motor. With 1330inches/pounds of torque, the WH18DL impact driver can be used for a wide range of application some of which include installing windows, cabinets and sinking screws.