DeWalt DCS491N-XJ XR 18V Li-Ion Cordless Metal Cutting Shears




The DCS491N is part of the innovative XR Li-Ion Series designed to be effective, efficient and make applications faster. These shears have been designed for quick and efficient cutting of metal roofing and other sheet metals including air-con ducting and car bodies. The DCS491N is a versatile power tool which allows the head to swivel 180º which allows cutting in all orientations. These Shears feature a compact and robust design which is ideal for working in tight spaces, finished with a D-handle which allows users to push through the material with ease. This powerful pair of XR Cordless Shears can cut a capacity of 1.3mm in mild steel and 1.0 in stainless steel.

Skin Only (Battery & Charger Not Included).


  • Compact weight & Design
  • Quick cutting of metal roofing and other sheet metal applications
  • D Handle for control
  • Head Swivels 180° to allow cutting in all orientations
  • LED light for cut line visibility
  • Variable speed trigger
  • Cut Capacity: 1.3mm mile steel / 1.0mm stainless steel
  • Part of the intelligent XR Lithium Ion Series designed for efficiency and making applications faster


  • Voltage: 18V
  • Speed: 0-2450 SPM
  • Cut capacity (mild steel): 1.3 mm
  • Cut capacity (stainless steel): 1.0 mm
  • Sound Pressure: 70 dB(A)
  • Sound Pressure Uncertainty: 3 dB(A)
  • Sound Power: 81 dB(A)
  • Sound Power Uncertainty: 3 dB(A)
  • Hand/Arm Vibration: 5 m/s2
  • Uncertainty K 1 (Vibration): 1.7 m/s²
  • Weight: 1.8 kg


  • 3 Years Warranty Covered By Dewalt Australia