Model#: MILN2457-21
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Milwaukee 2457-21 M12 12V Cordless Lithium-Ion 3/8 in. Ratchet Kit

New $149.00
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Product Overview

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The Milwaukee 3/8 in. Cordless M12 Lithium-Ion Ratchet features best in class power, speed, and durability in a small yet powerful package. Its durable motor provides 35 ft-lbs. of torque at 250 RPM to handle most jobs with ease, and its compact design gives the user better maneuverability in smaller, tighter work spaces. A metal variable speed trigger gives the user precise speed control for any application, and since it's powered by Milwaukee's REDLITHIUM technology, it also runs with a longer lifespan for more use and less charging. It's built with reinforced housing for extra durability, and also comes equipped with a built-in LED to light dimly lit work areas and a built-in battery fuel gauge that displays the remaining run time.
Features:
  • Compact yet powerful design delivers 35 ft-lbs. of torque at 250 RPM
  • 3/4 in. low profile head allows for easier use in tight spaces
  • Lightweight for easy maneuverability
  • Reinforced housing for maximum durability
  • Variable speed metal trigger gives the user precise speed control
  • On-board fuel gauge displays remaining run time
  • Built-in LED light allows for work in dimly lit areas
Includes:
  • M12 3/8 in. Cordless Lithium-Ion Ratchet - 2457-21
  • 3/8 in. to 1/4 in. Adapter
  • 12V M12 RedLithium Battery
  • Charger
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Specifications

Series: M12
Cordless: Yes
Anvil Size: 3/8 in.
Batteries Included: 1
Battery Amp Hours: 1.5 Ah
Battery Type: Li-Ion
Drive Size: 3/4 in.
Operating Speed (RPM): 0 - 250
Switch Type: Variable
Torque: 35 ft-lbs.
Voltage: 12V

More Versions Of This Item

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MILN2457-20 Milwaukee M12 12V Cordless Lithium-Ion 3/8 in. Ratchet (Bare Tool)
$99.00
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Recommendations

Reviews

4.6 / 5.0
106 Reviews
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Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend (102)
No, I would not recommend this to a friend (3)
Pros
Easy To Use (96)
Powerful (39)
Lightweight (2)
Battery Longevity (if applicable) (1)
Cons
Heavy (1)
Best Uses
Home Repair (35)
Frequent Use (1)
Heavy Duty Requirements (1)
Large Projects (1)
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
What a wrist saver!
Great tool from Milwaukee. Purchased to replace my dead power ratchet from skil that lasted 3 years and did the job of saving me from carpel tunnel, but this new one is twice the unit!
1) more power, and who wouldn't want that
2) removable, replaceable battery (the skil sould still more if they had incorporated that feature!)
3) lithium, so it can sit fo r months and still be ready to rock.
BUT- remember, this is a ratchet to end the repitition of running bolts down, it will not torque them, that's YOUR job, you do it manually with the same ratchet. When the bolt gets a bit tight, it stops and you finish the tighten-up.

Great product, fair price from my fiends at CPO!
April 20, 2012
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Excellent tool
Another great product from Milwaukee.
March 8, 2014
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Shouldn't have waited so long!
Did my homework prior to this purchase. Fuel is the way to go.Was ready to buy the yellow guy until I reviewed the M12 / M18 Fuel products. This product will be used and put to the test everyday with my job.Cut the work time considerably....bought the 3/8 rachet,
1/4" brushless impact and 3/8" brushless impact. After I purchased, I looked around my shop and realized pretty much all my reliable tools are Milwaukee.
March 10, 2014
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Powerful
Super impressed
I'm a technician for a Mercedes Benz dealer and use this thing everyday. It's making me lots of money. So nice to not be held up by the air hoses.
September 22, 2012
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Powerful
Best Uses
Home Repair
Save your ears... No compressor!
works great don't need to drag air hoses or compressor around. portable can use in the shop garage or the field. Milwaukee also offers a lot of battery compatiable tools. I have the grease gun that also works very well. The entire M 12 series seems to be light weight and portable.
January 4, 2013
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Powerful
Best Uses
Home Repair
Excellent product.
Very powerful for a battery tool. Well balanced. Long battery life. Nice slim design. Only feature I would ask is for a pivoting head.
March 2, 2013
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Can't live without.
Powerful, long-lasting tool for repetitive removal and tightening. Put away your manual ratchet.
March 26, 2013
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Powerful
Best Uses
Home Repair
Great product, really a great help
Use mainly in automotive projects. Just completed a large project of engine repairs and it really paid for itself on just this one project.
April 8, 2013
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
very handy
I am a millwright at a paprmill and I use this everyday. It's a great compact tool thats tough and has good batt. life.q
October 15, 2013
Recommendations
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
Pros
Easy To Use
Good ratchet
I bought this because I got tired of having the 1/4" to 3/8" adapter coming off my Skil 1/4" ratchet and looking for it. Also, I don't like wasting time fiddling with different drive sizes. This ratchet works great, the work light is well placed, and it retains sockets firmly, yet not so tight you have difficulty changing them. Also, this thing works in 0 degree weather, I had to do some work outside when it was about 2 degrees, it worked great while my Skil wouldn't work at all until it was warmed up. The only drawback is it's a little larger than I would like like, larger than the Skil. All in all, a great tool when you need to remove a lot of similar sized bolts fast or where you can't swing the handle of a ratchet and don't feel like dragging around an air line.
January 12, 2014

Questions & Answers

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Is the battery on this tool the 2.0 lithium-Ion technology version?
Dennis on Aug 12, 2015
BEST ANSWER: The battery included is the M12™ REDLITHIUM™ Battery (48-11-2401).
does it have charger
for the battery?
ariel on Dec 15, 2013
BEST ANSWER: Yes, the charger and battery are included in the kit.
does this come with a case
Dave on Apr 14, 2013
BEST ANSWER: No, a case is not included with this ratchet kit.
Does It co.e with battery &charger
Dan on Jun 14, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Here is a list of everything that is included with this item:

3/8-in Cordless M12 Lithium-Ion Ratchet - 2457-21
3/8-in to 1/4-in Adapter
12V M12 RedLithium Battery
Charger
how long is the 3/8 Cordless ratchet (end to end)?
Also could you tell me how long the 1/4" Cordless Ratchet is?

Thank you...
Hal on Mar 31, 2014
BEST ANSWER: The tool is 10-7/8" long including the battery. The 1/4" ratchet is 1" long.
Hello, can you tell me if you can ship to the uk , if yes how much. Thanks Dave
Dave on Feb 10, 2014
BEST ANSWER: Currently we do not ship to the UK.
Is the battery 2.0?
JBo on Dec 31, 2013
BEST ANSWER: The battery that is included is an 1.5Ah rated battery.

New Vs. Reconditioned

What's the difference between New and Factory-Reconditioned?

Factory-Reconditioned products have been returned to the manufacturer and are restored to like-new operating condition; they go through a rigorous testing and inspection process. Plus, they offer a significant savings vs. new.
  • Reconditioned products may have minor cosmetic blemishes or scratches that do not affect item performance.
  • Reconditioned products may not come with all of the consumables the new version comes with (bits, sanding pads/papers, cases, etc.).
  • Both come with a manufacturer warranty and are covered by our Money Back Guarantee; New is 30 days, Reconditioned is 60 days.
Condition: New Factory Reconditioned
Features: Same Same
Specs: Same Same
Includes: M12 3/8 in. Cordless Lithium-Ion Ratchet - 2457-21,
3/8 in. to 1/4 in. Adapter,
12V M12 RedLithium Battery,
Charger
M12 3/8 in. Cordless Lithium-Ion Ratchet Kit - 2457-81,
3/8 in. to 1/4 in. Adapter,
M12 REDLITHIUM Battery,
Charger
Availability: In Stock In Stock
Warranty: 5 Year Limited 1 Year Limited
Price: $149.00 $139.00
You Save: N/A $10.00 (7%)

Warranty

The Milwaukee Warranty Every MILWAUKEE power tool is tested before leaving the factory and is warranted to be free from defects in material and workmanship. MILWAUKEE will repair or replace (at MILWAUKEE's discretion), without charge, any tool (including battery chargers) which examination proves to be defective in material or workmanship from five (5) years after the date of purchase. Return the tool and a copy of the purchase receipt or other proof of purchase to a MILWAUKEE factory Service/Sales Support Branch location or MILWAUKEE Authorized Service Station, freight prepaid and insured. This warranty does not cover damage from repairs made or attempted by other than MILWAUKEE authorized personnel, abuse, normal wear and tear, lack of maintenance, or accidents.

The warranty period for V28, M12 and M18 Li-Ion Battery Packs is two (2) years from the date of purchase. XC M18 Battery packs carry a (3) year warranty. The warranty period for Ni-Cd Battery Packs, Flashlights, Radios, and Professional Hoists (lever, chain, and electric) is one (1) year from the date of purchase.

*The warranty period for Portable Generators is two (2) years from the date of purchase.

THE REPAIR AND REPLACEMENT REMEDIES DESCRIBED HEREIN ARE EXCLUSIVE. IN NO EVENT SHALL MILWAUKEE BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OF PROFITS.

THIS WARRANTY IS EXCLUSIVE AND IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, OR CONDITIONS, WRITTEN OR ORAL, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED FOR MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE.

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Please call Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation for warranty questions at 800-729-3878