The Tough Tool concept includes features such as sensors which monitor batteries and protect against overheating and ‘over-discharge‘. This technology ensures reliable, safe and powerful operation for the user.

Jobsites make tough demands on Power Tools. Unexpected incidents, like sudden water contact or exposure to dust, can cause a malfunction of the tool which often leads to trouble and delay on the job. Panasonic has developed the Tough Tool IP* range for resistance to water and dust. Tough Tool IP* – a reassuring presence on the most difficult conditions.

The new 18V and 14.4V Power Tools further enlarge the TOUGH TOOL IP* family with their high levels of dust and water protection. With 4.2Ah capacity and a new dual voltage battery interface they offer a new solution for higher performance, robustness and compact dimensions in professional Power Tools.