30% faster
heat up
than corded

  • Reaches operational temperature in 7 seconds
  • Temperature management system provides maximum life
  • 875º F maximum temperature
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most compact, stand & hang

  • 6.4" Length
  • Ladder hook: easily hang between applications
  • Guarded nozzle: increased protection for work surfaces

one charge,
40+ connections

  • 18 minutes of
    continuous run-time
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M18™ Performance Driven. Trade Focused. System Wide.

Product Details

Heat Connections Quickly. Anywhere, Anytime.

  • 30% Faster Heat Up Than Corded
  • Most Compact, Stand & Hang
  • One Charge, 40+ Connections
The M18™ Compact Heat Gun performs applications quickly by reaching operational temperature in less than 7 seconds. As the most compact electric heat gun among market leaders, it can go places where corded heat guns can’t. The guarded nozzle provides increased protection for work surfaces and the ladder hook allows users to easily hang the tool between applications. Powered by REDLITHIUM™ battery technology, it is able to heat over 40 connections on a single XC5.0 battery, anywhere, anytime without the hassle of cords. The M18™ Compact Heat Gun features REDLINK PLUS™ Intelligence with a temperature management system to provide maximum life.


  • High Performance Heating Coil: Reach operational temperature in 7 seconds
  • REDLINK™ Intelligence: Temperature management system provides maximum life
  • REDLITHIUM™ XC5.0 Battery Pack: Most durable pack on the market
  • Most compact electric heat gun: 6.4” long
  • Guarded Nozzle: Increased protection for work surfaces
  • Ladder Hook: Easily hang between applications
  • LED Light


Battery   48-11-1815;  48-11-1820; 48-11-1828; 48-11-1840; 48-11-1850;  48-11-1860; 48-11-1890
Charger 48-59-1812; 48-59-1810; 48-59-1806; 48-59-1808; 48-59-1807
Length 6.39"
Weight 3.3 lbs
Width 2.6"

Model Options

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