The Makita 18V LXT Lithium-Ion cordless 2 in. Brad nailer, 18 gal. (model XNB01Z, tool only), is an ideal solution for installing narrow trim and molding. The XNB01Z is compact and powerful, and drives a range of 18 gauge brad nails from 5/8 in. to 2 in. with a magazine capacity of up to 110 nails. Using the 18V LXT 3.0 Ah battery, the XNB01Z will drive up to 1,000 nails on a single charge (attaching plywood to Douglas fir with 5/8 in. to 2 in. nail) . it's part of Makita's expanding 18V Lithium-Ion series, the world's largest cordless tool line-up powered by an 18V Lithium-Ion slide-style battery. 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.