DEWALT Announces New Sealed Head Ratchets Delivering Power, Versatility and Durability

Posted: July 11, 2023
Category: Industry News

DEWALT, a Stanley Black & Decker brand and leader in total jobsite solutions, today announced two new sealed head ratchets: the 20V MAX* XR® 3/8 in. and 1/2 in. (DCF510) as well as the XTREME™ 12V MAX* 1/4 in. & 3/8 in. (DCF500). The ratchets are ideal for automotive, electrical, and mechanical as well as maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) professionals.

The new Sealed Head Ratchets are designed with features in mind for our user’s most demanding jobs. The innovative sealed head design and glass-filled nylon tool housing helps provide protection against oils and automotive solvents meeting the needs of pros across industries on any job site.

The new interchangeable anvil design allows users to quickly switch between square drives in both models in addition to a 1/4 in. quick change hex with the XTREME™ 12V MAX* model to complete a variety of applications. The low-profile head offers accessibility in tight workspaces, while the variable speed trigger and forward/reverse switch allow users to quickly change speed and direction to maximize productivity. The ratchets also feature a trigger lock that helps prevent accidental activation and an onboard LED work light to help illuminate dark areas.

The 20V MAX* XR® 3/8 in. and 1/2 in. Sealed Head Ratchet is compatible with all DEWALT 20V MAX* batteries and chargers (sold separately). The bare unit (tool only) is available now and the kitted unit with DEWALT POWERSTACK™ is available for preorder where DEWALT products are sold.

DEWALT, a Stanley Black & Decker brand, is obsessed with how users work in the real world and is relentlessly pursuing total jobsite and landscaping solutions. By incorporating its latest technology and industry innovations, DEWALT is leading the charge for the job site of the future and pioneering the next generation of outdoor equipment. DEWALT products. GUARANTEED TOUGH®. For more information, visit or follow DEWALT on FacebookTwitterInstagram, and LinkedIn.