Conclusion: If you are familiar with Hitachi tools there is no big surprise in the quality and efficiency of the Hitachi DS18DBL Cordless Drill Driver . This is a well-designed tool that is comfortable to use and versatile because of its wide-ranging capabilities and controls. The carry case is nice in that keeps everything together when moving from jobsite to jobsite or just storing the Hitachi DS18DBL Cordless Drill Driver until you need it in your shop again.
Hitachi Brushless Drill DS18DBL – More speeds than an 18 wheeler!
Pro Power Tool Guide
23 May 2012
Excerpt: Well like everyone else, Hitachi is following suite and came out with their 18V brushless motor. Weird how they are all coming out at the same time. Don’t these companies try to keep these things a secret so they can be first to market. I would say we have a little leak among these companies. OK lets see how it stacks up.