With the GKF 12V-8 Professional and the GHO 12V-20 Professional, Bosch is offering a cordless edge router and cordless planer in the 12 V segment for the first time. Both tools are equipped with powerful EC motors and are powered by high-performance lithium-ion batteries. Tradespeople can currently choose between seven different 12 V batteries – from 1.5 to 6.0 Ah. The Flexible Power System from Bosch ensures compatibility with all existing power tools and chargers within the same voltage class to offer the user greater certainty in terms of planning sand costs. The 12 V system currently comprises of more than 30 tools, including multi-cutters, jig saws, hand-held circular saws, saber saws and various different cordless screwdrivers.
The cordless edge router and planner are suitable for tradespeople working on interior wood finishing and kitchen installations, window, stairway or furniture manufacturing where control and flexibility is important. The tools are well-balanced, ergonomic and especially compact, which is made possible by the 12 V system as well as the use of EC technology. The EC motor offers high performance and does not require maintenance.