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Milwaukee Tools Update

Milwaukee 48-11-1890 M18 High Demand 9.0Ah Battery Pack

September 2016 Milwaukee adds two new batteries to  each of its M12 and M18 platforms.

Milwaukee claims to continue to shatter cordless expectations with batteries delivering 2X, 3X and 5X more run-time than standard lithium batteries.

M18™ REDLITHIUM™ HIGH DEMAND™ 9.0 Battery Pack (48-11-1890)

  • Built for high draw M18 FUEL products and high demand applications
  • Delivers 5X more run-time, 35% more power and runs 60% cooler than standard lithium ion batteries
  • Delivers up to 2X the performance of the Milwaukee M18 XC5.0 battery
  • Forward and backward compatible with over 100 M18 tools
  • 3 year warranty
  • Available starting September 15, 2016

M18™ REDLITHIUM™ XC6.0 Battery Pack (48-11-1860)

  • A new addition to the XC Series of M18 batteries
  • Delivers 3X more run-time, 20% more power and 2X longer life than standard lithium ion batteries
  • Forward and backward compatible with over 100 M18 tools
  • 3 year warranty
  • Available starting September 30, 2016

M12™ REDLITHIUM™ XC6.0 Battery Pack (48-11-2460)Milwaukee 48-11-2460 M12 REDLITHIUM XC6.0 Extended Capacity Battery Pack

  • A new addition to the XC Series of M12 batteries
  • Delivers 3X more run-time, 20% more power and 2X longer life than standard lithium ion batteries
  • Forward and backward compatible with over 70 M12 tools
  • 2 year warranty
  • Available starting September 15, 2016

M12™ REDLITHIUM™ CP3.0 Compact Battery Pack (48-11-2430)

  • A new addition to the Subcompact Series of M12 batteries
  • The CP3.0 is the same size and weight as the CP1.5
  • Delivers 3X more run-time, 20% more power and 2X longer life than standard lithium ion batteries
  • Forward and backward compatible with over 70 M12 tools
  • 3 year warranty
  • Available starting September 15, 2016
New REDLITHIUM Battery Pack Charge Times
Battery Pack Part no. Rapid Charger 48-59-1808 Standard Charger 48-59-1812
M12 3.0 Compact Pack 48-11-2430 65 minutes
70 minutes
M12 XC6.0 Pack 48-11-2460 90 minutes 130 minutes
M18 XC6.0 Pack 48-11-1860 68 minutes 124 minutes
M18 HIGH DEMAND 9.0 Pack  48-11-1890 95 minutes 180 minutes

Redesigned Heated Gear and Work Gear for 2016

Heated JacketsMilwaukee 201G-20 M12 Heated Jacket Gray On Body

  • Recut and redesigned for 2016 with and a focus on mobility, flexibility and durability
  • TOUGHSHELL Stretch Polyester lasts 5X longer than standard soft shell fabric jackets
  • FreeFlex™ Gussets under the arm for greater comfort and mobility
  • Adjustable cuffs and waist for greater comfort and protection from the elements
  • Droptail extended back for less heat loss when bending and stretching
  • Battery pocket is now accessible from the outside of the jacket

Heated Hoodies

  • Redesigned to be the go-to hoodie whether heating is needed or not
  • Reshaped to remove some of the bulk and fit more closely for better heat performance
  • Pockets are lined with same durable material used in the outer shell of Milwaukee’s rugged gear
  • Double tacked corners and reinforced edges prevent corners from ripping off and edges from fraying
  • Hood redesigned for a better fit under hardhats – ears stay warm and visibility is not obstructed
  • Battery pocket is now accessible from the outside just like the jackets

GridIron™ Hooded Jacket – Unheated

  • New GridIron™ 900D Ripstop Polyester provides greater flexibility and mobility than previous Ripstop material
  • 3X the resistance to abrasion and tearing compared to 12 oz. cotton duck material
  • FreeFlex™ Mobility Gussets enhance mobility
  • Reinforced and riveted pocket edges ensure extra durability

WorkSkin Cold Weather Base LayerMilwaukee 401G WorkSkin Long Sleeve Shirt Laying Down

  • New for 2016
  • Great for managing moisture and body temperature to help stay dry, warm, and comfortable in the cold
  • Fast Wicking Sweat Zones keep moisture away from under arms and upper back
  • Made with 210 gram Polyester body material
  • Seamless shoulders minimize abrasion from straps and harnesses

2 thoughts on “Milwaukee Tools Update

  1. I got some great Milwaukee tools ….glad to see some M12 additions.
    How about a M18 fuel / Brushless Trolling Motor …. I’m tired of those old heavy car batteries
    The canoe and Jon Boat could both use an upgrade

    1. That is such a good idea!!

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