RIDGID 18-Volt X4 Hyper Lithium Cordless 5-Pieces Combo Review

RIDGID 18-Volt X4 Hyper Lithium Cordless 5-Pieces Combo

Ridgid launches X4 a new generation of cordless tools that are compact and lightweight without losing any of the power! The new X4 5 PC 18V Lithium-Ion Combo Kit include best-in- class features on all the tools in the kit. The heavy-duty 5 PC kit includes a hammer drill/driver with best-in-class torque, the only reciprocating saw on the market with orbital action, the fastest circular saw in its class, and an impact driver with best-in-class torque. The four tools have exclusive Grip Light Technology which engages LED light by simply holding the tool and innovative Hex Grip for maximum comfort to make every job easier. Also featuring a dual mode work light that easily changes from spot light to area light and has a lifetime LED Bulb this combo is a must have for every job. All tools in the kit are powered by Hyper Lithium Technology, an innovative battery technology built for high performance. Backed with the Ridgid Lifetime Service Agreement. Free Batteries. Free Parts. Free Service. For Life.

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  • Compact, lightweight hammer drill with 4 pole open frame motor for superior power can switch between driving, drilling and hammer modes without changing clutch setting
  • Impact driver features 1,750 in.-lb. of torque, 1-handed bit holder for quick-loading and removable belt hook which can attach to either side
  • Circular saw delivers 5,000 RPM and features a sight line blower to direct debris away from the cut line for increased visibility
  • Reciprocating saw designed with on/off orbital action, pivoting shoe lockable in 3 positions and tool-free blade change
  • LED work light with retractable sky hook and dual modes for changing between spot and area lighting
  • Lithium-ion battery charges in 50 minutes with included charger
  • This item is sold with (2) AC840083 Batteries and (1) AC840093 Charger, this kit also works with the following batteries and chargers not included: AC844085, AC840084, AC46182 , AC70013 and AC840093
  • MFG Brand Name : RIDGID
  • MFG Model # : R9651
  • MFG Part # : R9651

SPECIFICATIONS

Assembled Depth (in.) 24.409 in Assembled Height (in.) 9.842 in
Assembled Width (in.) 13.779 in Batteries Included Yes
Battery Type Lithium Ion Battery charge time (min.) 50
CSA Listed No Charger Included Yes
Color Family Grey Cordless Tool Type Combo Kit
Cordless/Corded Cordless ETL Listed No
Item Package Type Cardboard Container Manufacturer Warranty 3 Year. Lifetime Service Agreement with tool resistration
Power Tool Product Type Cordless Product Depth (in.) 24.4 in
Product Height (in.) 9.8 in Product Weight (lb.) 26.3
Product Width (in.) 13.8 in Returnable 90-Day
UL Listed 1-UL Listed Voltage (volts) 18 V

Customer Reviews

5 / 5
5 / 5
Ridgid is Built to LAST!!!
June 19, 2012
chuck
 I work in the service and construction, residential and commercial HVAC industry on multiple job sites. These tools have held up to the tests. Oh! Don’t forget to register your purchase, THE LIFETIME WARRANTY IS FOR REAL! About two years after another set of Ridgid power tools I purchased I sent the batteries and charger in and received two new batteries and charger, FREE!!! Oh I sold that set to a co-worker who could not afford new but needed a dependable set of tools. I highly recommend these tools!
5 / 5
5 / 5
Well pleased so far.
August 7, 2012
BigWill14
from Tennessee, USA

 Have used the drill, circular saw, and light so far with excellent results. Have owned them for about 2 months so I cannot comment on long term reliability. Battery holds good charge. All tools have great power for their size.
5 / 5
5 / 5
Pretty Happy
May 18, 2012
Bogie
from Wisconsin Rapids, WI, USA
I had a Ryobi combo kit which I was not too happy with. The batteries didn’t last, so I was going to upgrade to the Ryobi lithium ion batteries & 5 port charger. After the sticker shock of this upgrade, I figured I would upgrade to one of the top of the line combos (DeWalt, Milwaukee, or Makita). I stumbled across Ridgid & noticed the Lifetime waranty on the batteries. I read reviews & they seemed to be as good as any of the others, so I bought the combo pack. Right away I was impressed with how sturdy each tool felt. I am pretty much a weekend warrior, so this set may be overkill for me. But so far I have been impressed with how long the batteries last on one charge.
5 / 5
5 / 5
The Best!
June 17, 2011
Justy1
These are the best! much better than the older X3 series tools. The tools are well balanced, not to heavy nor to light, powerful, intuitive, and very well constructed from what I can tell so far. The chuck-less sleeve on the hammer drill is made of metal which impressed me since many of the manufacturers use plastic for this. Also the metal on the circular saw is made out of magnesium but is more of a gunmetal color. Very cool. The batteries have an led gauge on them so you will know if they are running low and they charge very quickly. They are also smaller and lighter than the L-ion batteries used on the X3.
5 / 5
5 / 5
Updated Review – New batteries – New Life to the tools
March 23, 2012
VSJ2
In my previous review I commented on how the batteries were cutting out on everything except for the lightest cuts. Those were the X3 batteries. I was able to get the new X4 batteries and new style charger and WOW! What a difference. The new batteries were unstoppable. Now, that is what I wanted. The tools are still the X3 versions, but with the X4 batteries it’s like I have a whole new kit.

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