Makita DJV182Z 18v LXT Brushless DC Motor Top Handle Jigsaw Body Only

The Makita DJV182 is a cordless jigsaw with a top handle and bow design. It is equipped with a brushless motor that delivers a significant amount of torque relative to its weight. This increased torque reduces the power consumption, resulting in a longer battery life and less motor friction. Additionally, the jigsaw features twin LED Joblights and a Blower function at the front end, ensuring that your cutting line remains well-lit and free from sawdust throughout your work.


  • Powerful Brushless DC (BLDC) motor.
  • D-handle design.
  • Trigger switch with lock-on button.
  • Tool-less blade clamp for easy blade attachment and removal.
  • Variable speed control by dial.
  • Rigid aluminium base bevels 0 to 45 left and right.
  • 3 orbital settings + straight cutting.
  • Soft start allows for accurate landing of the blade on the surface of the workpiece.
  • Soft no load speed.
  • Blower function keeps the cutting line clean.
  • Twin LED job light.
  • Ergonomically designed handle with soft grip.
  • Cover plate protects the workpiece from scratches.
  • Ergonomically designed handle with soft grip.
  • Dust nozzle can be attached for connection to Makita vacuum cleaner.

Technical Specification 

  • Body only machine
  • Battery Type: Li-ion
  • Voltage: 18 v
  • Max. in steel: 10 mm
  • Max. in wood: 135 mm
  • Max in aluminium: 20 mm
  • Strokes per Minute: 800 - 3,500 spm
  • Shank: Universal
  • Stroke Length: 26 mm
  • Noise sound pressure: 77 dB(A)
  • Noise K factor: 3 dB(A)
  • Maximum Output: 390 w
  • Vibration K factor: 1.5 m/sec
  • Vibration: Cutting Sheet Metal: 3.5 m/sec
  • Vibration: Cutting MDF: 7.0 m/sec
  • Net weight: 2.6 kg
Makita DJV182Z  warranty

Makita 3 Year Warranty

The 3 year warranty applies to tools purchased on or after July 1st 2012. This excludes batteries, chargers, outdoor power equipment, airtools and accessories. These are all supplied with a standard years warranty.

Tools must be registered online within 30 days of purchase to qualify for the warranty extension otherwise a standard 1 year warranty will apply.

Any warranty claims outside of the 1st year but within the second or 3rd must be dealt with directly by Makita.

What if my product becomes faulty?

Any warranty claim must be logged within the warranty period. This involves sending the tool complete packaged to a local dealer or Authorised Service agent with the 3 year certificate and the original sales receipt.

Alternatively you can send it to Makita UK Ltd in Milton Keynes. To arrange this please contact Makita UK on Tel: 01908 211 678, or email:

Subject to inspection, the product will be repaired free of charge. Costs may be incurred for any warranty claims that are deemed invalid.