Festool C 18 Cordless Drill/Driver Basic C 18 Li-Basic

by Festool
SKU 574737

Festool Cordless Drill Driver 18volt Basic C 18 LI Basic


With 18 of power Festool's 18 Cordless Drill is guaranteed to make work easier, faster and better. The revolutionary EC-TEC brushless motor is extremely energy efficient, which translates into longer run times. Its wear-free design requires no maintenance and is extremely robust. The lightweight, compact design easily fits into tight areas, and the FastFix interface system means the 18 can do the job of five different drills including angle, offset and plasterboard work. built-in LED light ensures precision work even in dark corners. Never before has something so small been able to do so much. The drill, charger and both batteries are covered by Festool's comprehensive 3-year warranty.

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As Versatile as your work

The C18 can easily adapt to whatever work you're doing. With the flexibility of quick and easy chuck attachment changes, the C18 will always get the job done faster.

Intelligent Charging

The C18 draws its power from the latest Lithium-ion battery technology. Light and very efficient, they wont self-discharge and can be recharged at any time with the intelligent charger by Festool. Year warranty is available on Batteries and the Charger.

Constant Speed

Electronic speed monitoring ensures the C18 maintains the optimal speed even with the toughest jobs. With thermal overload and robust, brushless motor the C18 is well protected for harsh conditions.

Ergonomically perfected

The C18 is especially light and easy to handle. Weighing only 1.7kg, it has balanced design and is easy to manoeuvre into any tight work place.

We've thought of everything

The C18 is packed with features to make work just that little bit easier. The belt clip and magnetic bit storage keeps your hands free and up to bits neatly stored at your fingertips. battery charge indicator means you can easily see the remaining battery life at any time.

And we have light!

The C18 comes with an integrated LED light which automatically operates when the drill is in use. The optimum light position ensures you can work with precision even in the darkest corners.

Industry Recognition

IF Design Award

The series won the International Forum Design award for product design 2010.


Handy, durable and powerful 18v

The benefits of the model, but now with 18V of power.

FastFix interchange allows quick conversion to angle or offset drill.

Balanced ergonomic design and low weight for comfortable use.

Full electronic torque setting, precise countersinking & screw driving.

Brushless motor with motor management for long service life.

Optimum lighting: with the built in LED light you can keep working even in dark corners.

Uses Festool unique Centrotec chuck system.


Furniture assembly and kitchen fitting.

Carpentry/Joinery and interior fitting.

Trade fair/Metal construction and shopfitting.

Painting and interior decorating.

Bodyshops and paintshops.

Industrial use, fastening in series production.

Fences, pergolas, carports, canopies. Studwork.


Battery voltage 18 V

Product Set Name bare-tool-in-systainer

No-load speed 1st/2nd gear 0-450/0-1500 min

Drilling diameter, wood/steel 40/16 mm

Torque adjustment 0.8-8/0.8-6 Nm

Max. torque, wood/steel 27/45 Nm

Chuck clamping range 1.5-13 mm

Battery capacity Li ion 4.2Ah included. 5.2Ah possible.

Charging time Li Ion battery pack 90 min

Weight with Li Ion battery pack 1.7 kg

Torque hard/soft 30/45

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