Model # DDB181-02

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Bosch 18 Volt Lithium-Ion Cordless 1/2 in. Variable Speed Compact Drill/Driver Kit
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Bosch

18 Volt Lithium-Ion Cordless 1/2 in. Variable Speed Compact Drill/Driver Kit

  • Lightweight at just 3.0 lbs. for less user fatigue
  • 2-speed transmission for high-torque driving/high-speed drilling
  • Includes: (2) 18 Volt 2.0Ah batteries, charger, and case
$ 83 66 /each
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Product Overview

  • Lightweight at just 3.0 lbs. for less user fatigue
  • 2-speed transmission for high-torque driving/high-speed drilling
  • Includes: (2) 18 Volt 2.0Ah batteries, charger, and case
Bosch Best Built Cordless offers the industry's most compact and lightest weight 18-Volt basic-duty 1/2 in. drill/driver, the DDB181. With the DDB181 compact and lightweight design, professionals can drill or drive fasteners overhead or in tight spaces fatigue free. More compact than many competitive 12-Volt tools, the DDB181 is ideal for electricians, plumbers and HVAC tradesman looking for a solution that not only fits in their pouch, but can handle most everyday tasks with 18-Volt battery power. The DDB181 features 2 speeds, 350 in. lbs. torque and 1300 RPM (no load) for a broad array of fastening and drilling applications.
  • Most compact 18-Volt drill/driver for optimal handling in tight spaces (based on volume measurements)
  • Lightest weight 18-Volt drill driver for less fatigue during daily usage
  • High torque and speed: 350 in. lbs. of torque for powerful fastening and 1300 RPM for fast drilling
  • LED light: illuminates dark work spaces
  • 2 speed transmission: optimized torque and speed for screw driving and drilling
  • Motor brake for precise screw driving
  • Flexible battery system: compatible with all Bosch 18-Volt lithium-ion batteries
  • Electronic cell protection: increases battery lifetime
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs

Product Overview

  • Lightweight at just 3.0 lbs. for less user fatigue
  • 2-speed transmission for high-torque driving/high-speed drilling
  • Includes: (2) 18 Volt 2.0Ah batteries, charger, and case
Model #: DDB181-02
Internet #: 205466888

Bosch Best Built Cordless offers the industry's most compact and lightest weight 18-Volt basic-duty 1/2 in. drill/driver, the DDB181. With the DDB181 compact and lightweight design, professionals can drill or drive fasteners overhead or in tight spaces fatigue free. More compact than many competitive 12-Volt tools, the DDB181 is ideal for electricians, plumbers and HVAC tradesman looking for a solution that not only fits in their pouch, but can handle most everyday tasks with 18-Volt battery power. The DDB181 features 2 speeds, 350 in. lbs. torque and 1300 RPM (no load) for a broad array of fastening and drilling applications.

  • Most compact 18-Volt drill/driver for optimal handling in tight spaces (based on volume measurements)
  • Lightest weight 18-Volt drill driver for less fatigue during daily usage
  • High torque and speed: 350 in. lbs. of torque for powerful fastening and 1300 RPM for fast drilling
  • LED light: illuminates dark work spaces
  • 2 speed transmission: optimized torque and speed for screw driving and drilling
  • Motor brake for precise screw driving
  • Flexible battery system: compatible with all Bosch 18-Volt lithium-ion batteries
  • Electronic cell protection: increases battery lifetime
  • Click here for more information on Electronic Recycling Programs

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Name 18 Volt Lithium-Ion Cordless 1/2 in. Variable Speed Compact Drill/Driver Kit 20-Volt MAX Lithium-Ion Cordless 1/2 in. Drill/Driver Kit with (2) 20-Volt Batteries 1.3Ah, Charger and Tool Bag M18 18-Volt Lithium-Ion Cordless 1/2 in. Drill Driver Kit W/ (1) 3.0Ah Battery, Charger & Bag 20-Volt MAX Lithium-Ion Cordless Brushless Compact Drill Driver with (2) Batteries 1.3Ah, Charger and Bag
Brand Bosch DEWALT Milwaukee DEWALT
Ratings (220) (1732) (224) (1255)
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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
14
Product Height (in.)
11
Product Width (in.)
3.95

Details

Battery Amp Hours
1.5 Ah
Battery Power Type
Lithium Ion
Battery/Charger
(2) 1.5 Ah Batteries & Charger Included
Charger Included
Charger Included
Chuck Size
1/2 In.
Chuck Type
Keyless
Color Family
Blue
Condition
New
Cordless/ Corded
Cordless
Drill/ Driver Type
Drill/ Driver
Included
Case Included
Maximum Speed (RPM)
1300 RPM
Motor Type
Brushless
Number of Batteries Included
2
Power Tool Features
Keyless Chuck,Variable Speed
Product Weight (lb.)
6.73lb
Returnable
90-Day
Tools Product Type
Power Tool
Voltage (v)
18v

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed,CSA Certified,ETL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
3 year Provantage, 1 year limited

Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.)
14
Product Height (in.)
11
Product Width (in.)
3.95

Details

Battery Amp Hours
1.5 Ah
Battery Power Type
Lithium Ion
Battery/Charger
(2) 1.5 Ah Batteries & Charger Included
Charger Included
Charger Included
Chuck Size
1/2 In.
Chuck Type
Keyless
Color Family
Blue
Condition
New
Cordless/ Corded
Cordless
Drill/ Driver Type
Drill/ Driver
Included
Case Included
Maximum Speed (RPM)
1300 RPM
Motor Type
Brushless
Number of Batteries Included
2
Power Tool Features
Keyless Chuck,Variable Speed
Product Weight (lb.)
6.73lb
Returnable
90-Day
Tools Product Type
Power Tool
Voltage (v)
18v

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
1-UL Listed,CSA Certified,ETL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
3 year Provantage, 1 year limited

Questions & Answers

The description says this kit comes with 2.0 amp lithium batteries. But I 'm also seeing referen...

The description says this kit comes with 2.0 amp lithium batteries. But I 'm also seeing references to 1.5 amp batteries. Which one is it?
Asked by: Nimrod
It comes with a 1.5 amp battery.
Answered by: Bos
Date published: 2018-07-01

I read that a brushless motor gives more torque on a cordless drill. Does this have a brushless ...

I read that a brushless motor gives more torque on a cordless drill. Does this have a brushless motor
Asked by: Margie
Thank you for your question. The DDB181-02 drill driver has a brushed motor. It is the DDB182 that is brushless. For further assistance, contact us at 1-877-BOSCH99 (1-877-267-2499) from Mon-Fri 7A-7P CST.
Answered by: BoschTools
Date published: 2018-08-23

I've gotten the new one. I have 2 batteries, but How do I keep one from dead for using later in the furture.

Asked by: diyman
There is no problem storing one of the batteries in the charger. Rotate the batteries if not being used for a long period, unknown of duration.
Answered by: Termanator
Date published: 2018-03-01

does this item come with (2) batteries?

Asked by: keioh
yes
Answered by: Dave
Date published: 2018-03-01
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Customer Reviews

18 Volt Lithium-Ion Cordless 1/2 in. Variable Speed Compact Drill/Driver Kit is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 220.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from This is my first Bosch purchase. It is for my daughter's apartment, and I wanted to get her a goo... This is my first Bosch purchase. It is for my daughter's apartment, and I wanted to get her a good drill, but not pay and arm and a leg for one. I'm familiar with Bosch tools, and I know they are quality . This kit is no exception. The kit comes with (2) 1.5ah ( not 2ah) batteries. I also like the soft case as opposed to the moulded plastic case. No frills. There is no fuel gauge on the drill or batteries. But your paying $89 for this kit. I did a little test with this drill. It sank #10x3" screw into a 4x4 with no pilot hole on low and high setting. I then tortured it and had it drive a 5/16"x3" lag into a 4x4 with no pilot hole on low speed . It stalled with about 3/8" left, not bad at all. What does this say. This drill is designed for home use vs construction type work, but it is a very capable drill. This is an affordable drill in the Bosch line. It seems solid, and there is no slop noted. This drill should serve my daughter well.
Date published: 2018-07-18
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Smoking Drill This was the first Bosch drill I owned and used it for about 16 months. The last time I used it, I noticed a faint smell of something burning. To see if it was coming from the drill, I pulled the trigger and the area where the motor is located started sparking and large amounts of smoke came out. I let the drill cool down and then tossed it in the trash.
Date published: 2018-09-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good for money.... Good for money.
Date published: 2018-09-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from We have an older Bosch 18 volt drill. In preparation... We have an older Bosch 18 volt drill. In preparation for building a deck, we ordered what we thought was the same thing. Love that it has a storage bag and extra battery but it just doesn't seem as powerful as our older drill. The grip is a little smaller so it quickly became "my" drill and the husband uses the old one. It got the job done. Just different!
Date published: 2018-07-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A great every day drill for the homeowner. Easy to change and lock bits. It has a light at the ba... A great every day drill for the homeowner. Easy to change and lock bits. It has a light at the base that lights up and foward. I use a slightly heavier model Bosch at work that uses the same batteries that last a very long time. It's new and looking forward to using it a long time.
Date published: 2018-08-21
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Store ad is misleading, listing this drill as brushless when... Store ad is misleading, listing this drill as brushless when it is not. That aside, the drill is light, comfortable in the hand, powerful and has good battery life. Have used it on one large job only but am pleased so far.
Date published: 2018-07-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Bosch drill was a fathers day present and he... The Bosch drill was a fathers day present and he loves it. Now he has two. He says they are the best drill he has ever used. Has had the first one for over 6 years. Thanks for a quality product.
Date published: 2018-06-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from drill 18v nice drill, very light, plenty of power, very satisfied with my purchase
Date published: 2018-09-08
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