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Model #XHU08T

18-Volt LXT Lithium-Ion Brushless Cordless 30 in. Hedge Trimmer Kit (5.0 Ah)

  • Dual action double-sided steel blades
  • Commercial grade product for up to 38% faster cutting
  • Tool, Battery and Charger have a 3-year limited warranty
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$39900

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Product Overview

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Maximum Power and Run Time

Powered by LXT batteries, Makita Cordless Outdoor Equipment offers more power, speed, and run-time without the hassles of gas

18-Volt, 18V, Leaf, Leaves

Rule the Outdoors

With each cordless tool, you hold over 100 years of motor engineering and over 40 years of cordless innovation

Garden, Yard, Sweeper, Weed

One System

Use the same batteries and chargers with all 36V and 18V LXT tools

Weeds, Wacker, Cut, Cutter

No Gas, No Mixing

Experience new levels of convenience, efficiency, and productivity with Makita Cordless Outdoor Power Equipment

Shrubs, Pruning, Grass, Trees

Instant Starts

Makita's complete system of cordless outdoor products eliminate the hassles of gas with lower noise, reduced maintenance, and zero emissions

Trim, Trimming, Hedge, Hedges

Reduced Maintenance

Makita's Cordless Outdoor Power Equipment delivers unmatched performance and innovation in motor and battery technology that's leaving the competition behind

Electric, Rapid, Edger

Zero Emission

Forget the hassles of gas and 2-stroke oil, and pick up Makita 18V X2 (36V) LXT power equipment

STAR, Protection, Computer, Controls, overload, overdischarge, overheat

Faster Charging

The Rapid Optimum Charger communicates with the battery’s built-in chip to optimize battery life

overloading, overdischarging, overheating

More Run Time

Battery delivers constant power and run time in extreme temperatures, even in winter

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Longer Motor Life

Makita-built Brushless Motor eliminates carbon brushes, so the motor runs cooler and more efficiently

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Efficient Power Management

Overload protection, Over-discharge protection and Overheat protection

durable, dependable, advanced

Star Protection

Star Protection is communication technology that protects against overload, over-discharge and overheating

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3-Year Limited Warranty

On every Makita Lithium-Ion Tool, Battery and Charger from the date of original purchase.

The Makita 18-Volt LXT Brushless Cordless 30 in. Hedge Trimmer Kit (model XHU08T) is part of Makita's wide range of cordless outdoor power equipment. The XHU08T Hedge Trimmer has a 30 in. blade for increased cutting capacity and a 5-position rotating handle for increased comfort when trimming vertically or at an angle. A Makita-built brushless motor delivers 4,400 SPM for faster cutting speed when set on the high speed option. The cordless XHU08T has zero emissions and reduced maintenance: there's no engine oil to change, no spark plug to replace, and no air filter or muffler to clean. And there's no need to drain the fuel for storage. Simply pickup your XHU08T, load an 18-Volt LXT Lithium-Ion battery, and the trimmer is ready to use. The XHU08T part of Makita's expanding 18-Volt Lithium-Ion series, the worlds largest cordless tool line-up powered by an 18-Volt Lithium-Ion slide-style battery. Makita 18-Volt Lithium-Ion batteries have the fastest charge times in their categories, so they spend more time working and less time sitting on the charger.
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  • 5-position rotating rear handle for increased comfort during vertical and angle trimming
  • 3-speed options low: 2,000 SPM, medium: 3,600 SPM, high: 4,400 SPM allowing the operator to match speed to application
  • Variable speed trigger for increased operator control
  • Anti-vibration design aids in precision cutting
  • 30 in. blade provides increased cutting capacity
  • Tip guard protects the end of the cutter bar against hard surfaces
  • Features Extreme Protection Technology (XPT) which is engineered to provide increased dust and water resistance in harsh job site conditions
  • Equipped with Star Protection Computer Controls to protect against overloading, over-discharging and over-heating
  • 3-year limited warranty on tool, battery and charger
  • Only use genuine Makita batteries and chargers






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Ratings
(4)
(1)
(698)
Voltage (v)18v18v18v
Blade Length (in.)243024
FeaturesBrushless,Rechargeable,Zero EmissionsBrushless,Rechargeable,Zero EmissionsAntivibration,Brushless,Rechargeable,Zero Emissions
Maximum Cut Diameter (in.).375.375.75
RefurbishedNoNoNo
Battery TypeLithium IonLithium IonLithium Ion
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Specifications

Dimensions

Assembled Depth (in.)
11 in
Assembled Height (in.)
9 in
Assembled Width (in.)
49.75 in
Blade Gap (in.)
.375
Blade Length (in.)
30
Blade Width (in.)
2.625
Maximum Cut Diameter (in.)
.375
Shaft Length (in.)
0

Details

Assembly Required
No
Battery Amp Hours
5 Ah
Battery Type
Lithium Ion
Battery/Charger
(2) 5 Ah Batteries & Charger Included
Charger Included
Charger Included
Cut strokes per minute
4400
Features
Brushless,Rechargeable,Zero Emissions
Included
Battery,Blade,Extra Battery
Number of Batteries Included
2
Power Type
Cordless
Product Weight (lb.)
9.05 lb
Refurbished
No
Returnable
30-Day
Shaft Type
Straight
Single/double-sided blade
Double-sided
Start Type
Electric
Trimmer Type
Hand Held
Voltage (v)
18v

Warranty / Certifications

Certifications and Listings
UL Listed
Manufacturer Warranty
3-year limited warranty on tool, battery and charger

Questions & Answers

2Questions2Answers

We have an average type hedge (sorry I don't know what plant variety), but it's over 100 feet lon...

Asked by David June 2, 2020
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Answer

Thank you for your question. The XHU08T 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion Brushless Cordless 30" Hedge Trimmer Kit (5.0Ah) has a 30" blade for increased cutting capacity and a 5-position rotating handle for increased comfort when trimming vertically or at an angle. A Makita-built brushless motor delivers 4,400 SPM for faster cutting speed when set on the high speed option. Run time varies depending on the material being cut and the speed at which you operate the tool. Please note that the batteries recharge in only 45 minutes.

How much does this trimmer weigh?

Asked by Local June 1, 2020
1
Answer

Thank you for your question. The XHU08 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion Brushless Cordless 30" Hedge Trimmer weighs 9.05 lbs. with the battery installed.

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Lighter and easier to use than the previous version. It comes with two batteries and charger
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