Makita is one of the brand leaders in power tools in the Southern Africa region. The reputation of high quality, new technology, durability and service back-up are major reasons for its success. With 100 years of experience in advanced motor design, Makita applies the latest innovation to engineer and manufacture top class power tools. Makita Power Tools have high power and less weight, and are very compact and efficient. At jobsites around the world, professional users are getting the new and gearing-up with Makita. Makita offers more solutions for the professional trade.


CENTENARY COMPETITION WINNERS (Each winning R10,000 worth of tools)

These winners have been contacted and their prize has been handed over to them.

March 2015

H. De Beer, G.Line, J.Cupido, R.Ryklief, M.Fermor, F.Smit, N.Masilela, W.Viljoen, A.Swart, B.Staegemann


April 2015

J.Vorster, C.McMinn, S.Surmon, J.Bouwer, N.Gradidge, G.Bezuidenhout, J. Van Staden, J.Barendrecht, C.Hamman, J. Lowe


May 2015

H.Bosch, D. Van Der Westhuizen, M.Swanepoel, M.Kotze, K.Bitters, I.Cowell, K.Verhoef, S.Naidu, W.Louw, J.Grobbelaar


June 2015

T. Du Toit, N.Abdullah, F.Bothma, G.Hodson,

S.Searle, M.Stemmet, B,Van Vuuren, I.Dyason, R.Scott, G.De Swardt


July 2015

B.Drake, M.Ward, E.Cason, D.Jooste, S.Nuvique, C.Groenewald, S.Moffett, G.Moyo, W.Khoza, A.Mkhwanazi


August 2015

O.Botha, D.Letsoalo, F.Van Loggerenberg, J.Dam, L.Joubert, C.S.Mafaetel, P.De Vos, R.Nel, G.Van Boom, S.Burger


September 2015

C.Samuel, J.Roos, E.Van Deventer, C.Coertze, H. Zeelie, B.Nicol, G.J Van Zyl, N.Koukoulithras, H. Verster, L.Le Roux


October 2015

W.Green, G.Tibane, C.Nijeboer, T.Makhomu, A.Bronn, M. De Winnaar, N. Von Wielligh, S.Childs, S.Pillay, D. Leiman




Celebrating 100 Years of Innovation.

It all started with the motor 100 years ago. Makita Corporation was founded in 1915 as an electric motor sales and repair company. Today, as a global brand in over 40 countries, Makita is an innovation leader...


  • 1915 Founded
  • 1958 First Power Tool
  • 1978 First Cordless Tool
  • 2015 Industry Leader


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Makita Centenary Competition

Centenary Competition - 100 Tool Hampers valued @ R10,000 each up for grabs ( 10 prizes will be given away each month for 10 months) Simply purchase a Makita or Maktec power tool between 2 March and 31 December 2015 and SMS the model, serial number and your name to 45772. Terms and Conditions apply.

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