Makita 12-Amp Heat Gun-HG551V - The Home Depot


Model # HG551V

Internet # 203736982

12-Amp Heat Gun

Makita 12-Amp Heat Gun

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The Home Depot no longer carries this specific product.

$86.90 / each


Model # HG551V

Internet # 203736982

Store SO SKU # 1000668518

Whether propped up on its built-in rear stand or comfortably gripped in your hand, this 12 amp heat gun from Makita is a surefire tool for a variety of jobs. An 11-position numbered dial sets your preferred temperature (180° to 1020 degrees F) and a two-speed blower (8.8 or 16 CFM) controls airflow for optimal heat-ups. This lightweight marvel is designed for industrial settings and excels at soldering copper tubes, edge banding, pendulum welding, stripping paint, heat shrinking, loosening putty and more.

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  • Temperature remains constant with built-in thermocouple control
  • Heating element protected by ceramic core for longevity
  • Includes protective case
  • Compact and lightweight (1.32 lbs.)
  • Compatible with Makita reduction nozzle, reflector nozzle and surface nozzle (sold separately)
  • 1-year limited warranty
  • Ceramic core protects the heating element for longer tool life
  • Ideal for stripping paint and varnish, thawing frozen metal pipes, loosening tile and putty, re-melting adhesive, and more

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Assembled Depth (in.)  11.75 in  Assembled Height (in.)  12.00 in 
Assembled Width (in.)  4.00 in  Product Depth (in.)  11.75 
Product Height (in.)  12.00  Product Width (in.)  4.00 
Air volume (cu. ft./min.)  8.8  Amperage (amps)  12 
BTU Heat Rating  0 Btu/h  Color Family  Teal 
Cool Down Cycle  No  Cord Length (ft.) 
Corded Tool Type  Heat Gun  Cordless/Corded  Corded 
Minimum Temperature (F)  180 °F  Power Tool Product Type  Corded 
Product Weight (lb.)  3.60 lb  Reconditioned  No 
Returnable  90-Day  Tools Product Type  Power Tool 
Warranty / Certifications
Certifications and Listings  1-UL Listed,CSA Listed,ETL Listed  Manufacturer Warranty  1 Year Warranty 


Rated 5.0 out of 5 by 2 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Quality. Easy to use. Does it's job with ease. Can't complain. November 16, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by We'll worth the money ! I use this heat gun for window tinting I have had many other kind but this has to be one of the best I have used. January 28, 2014
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