The Makita 18V LXT Brushless Cordless Vacuum (XLC04ZBX4, tool-only) is a compact and powerful cordless vacuum with strong suction for fast and efficient cleaning. The vacuum has a push button power selection for operation. Compact and ergonomic design for operator comfort and, at 2.7 lbs., is lightweight for reduced operator fatigue. A bagless cloth filtration system allows for easier cleaning and quicker debris disposal. Get up to 83-minutes of continuous use from a single fully charged 18V 5.0 Ah LXT battery (sold separately). The powerful Makita-built motor delivers up to 53 CFM. The vacuum and included nozzle and attachment feature the distinctive teal and black trade dress. Its part of Makita's expanding 18V LXT system, the worlds largest cordless tool system powered by 18V lithium-ion batteries. Makita 18V Lithium-Ion Batteries have the fastest charge times in their categories, so they spend more time working and less time sitting on the charger. For improved tool performance and extended battery life, Makita created Star Protection Computer Controls. Star Protection is communication technology that allows the Star Protection-equipped tool and battery to exchange data in real time and monitor conditions during use to protect against overloading, over-discharging and overheating. For increased versatility, the tool can also be powered by Makita 18V LXT and Compact Lithium-Ion Batteries with the Star Symbol on the battery indicating Star Protection inside.