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Makita VC008 40v Max XGT Cordless Brushless Backpack Vacuum Cleaner



The XGT System is the next generation of technology, engineered to achieve the optimum power required for heavier load applications without sacrificing run time. These high-powered products are the one-battery solution to handle the most demanding jobs and environments.


  • Powered by a single 40v Max XGT Li-ion battery.
  • Failsafe mechanism to ensure use with bags.
  • Featuring a comfortable harness design.
  • Small design - lightweight and easy to wear.
  • Also has a handle convenient for carrying around.
  • Increased suction power and low noise level.
  • 4 power modes including quiet mode.
  • Filter Type – HEPA Filter.
  • Telescopic pipe with lock.


The Makita VC008 uses the latest 40V XGT battery technology to extend both performance and run times. Using a single battery to power the unit makes it much lighter in use, whilst still achieving up to 176 mins of run time per battery. Built-in microchips in both the vac and battery allow for real-time digital communication, actively monitoring heat, overload, and over-discharge. The XGT Charger and Dual Cooling Fans digitally communicate before and during the charging process, evaluating battery condition to deliver a consistent fast charge. 


Comes as three options:
3X5 contains 3 x 5aH batteries and a charger.

2X8 contains 2 x 8aH batteries and a charger.
bare unit is vac and accessories without these items.


Perfect for - offices, hotels, factories, theatres, shopping centres and public transportation.


Please note this machine comes with 12 months warranty.

An additional 2 years is available via registration with Makita - link here: 3yr Warranty


Makita VC008 40V XGT backpack vacuum




    40V XGT




    3.4 exc. battery & kit

    RUNTIME (mins)



    CHARGE TIME (mins)





    DIMENSIONS (HxWxL) 523x174x297mm

    *based on 5.0aH batteries
    **based on 8.0aH batteries

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