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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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
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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 18-Volt LXT Lithium-Ion Compact Brushless Cordless 1/2 in. Driver-Drill Kit with (1) Battery 3.0Ah
Brand Bosch DEWALT Milwaukee Makita
Ratings (225) (1847) (278) (87)
Battery Power Type Lithium Ion Lithium Ion Lithium Ion Lithium Ion
Chuck Size 1/2 In. 1/2 In. 1/2 In. 1/2 In.
Power Tool Features Keyless Chuck,Variable Speed Keyless Chuck,Variable Speed Keyless Chuck,LED Light,Variable Speed Keyless Chuck,LED Light,Variable Speed
Cordless/ Corded Cordless Cordless Cordless Cordless
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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 225.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent value I got this drill on sale, and you can't beat the value. It comes with 2 batteries. I'm nitpicking but the only thing I wished the drill had was a level on the drill.
Date published: 2018-11-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect drill for residential use. Very satisfied. Perfect drill for residential use. Very satisfied.
Date published: 2018-09-21
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great light to see in dark places and feels great... Great light to see in dark places and feels great in your hand!
Date published: 2018-09-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I like the color.... I like the color.
Date published: 2018-09-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Drill Very nice drill, very light, compact and plenty of power. I am very satisfied with my purchase.
Date published: 2018-09-13
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good for money.... Good for money.
Date published: 2018-09-12
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
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good cordless drill so far I only purchased it yesterday but I have found many uses for it already
Date published: 2018-09-07
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