Bosch hammers on after 80 years

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Updated: August 20, 2012

In 1981, Bosch launched the lightest hammer in the world. Since then, it has sold over 35 million 2kg hammers worldwide. Continuing its legacy as a world leader in
breakthrough hammer innovations, Bosch is launching a new state-of-the-art
hammer range in 2012 – the best and most powerful yet!

The first ever Bosch hammer drill

Launching in July 2012, the GBH 2-28 DFV Professional features a powerful 850
Watt motor and a premium 2kg hammer with Vibration Control Counter-balance to
protect tradesmen against the risk of hand-arm vibration syndrome. Robust rib
design with metal covered gearbox also ensures superior lifetime and durability.

The new GBH 2-20 DRE Professional is versatility, power and speed rolled into
one. Boasting a 600 Watt motor and 1.7 Joule impact energy, this is the fastest

drilling compact hammer in its class weighing in at only 2.3kg.
The GBH 2-23 RE Professional with SDS Plus is perfect for drilling rows of holes.
The hammer features a rotating brush plate for forward and reverse use, as well
as a revolutionary design and impact mechanism to ensure the best drilling
results every time.
Look out for a new range of 5kg demolition hammers with Hex or SDS max tool
holders and 15% greater impact energy.
Bosch’s Senior Brand Manager, Richard White said he was delighted to celebrate
Bosch’s 80th year of hammer innovation, demonstrating the brand’s continued
commitment to helping tradesmen achieve the best professional results every
time.

The new Bosch GBH 2-28 DFV hammer drill

“The GBH 2-28 DFV and GBH 2-28 DV are at the forefront of hammer
technology. These products, the most powerful and robust in the marketplace,
represent a special milestone 80th anniversary year,” White said.

RRPs of the latest Bosch hammers are as follows:
GBH 2-20 DRE $259.00
GBH 2-23 RE $279.00
GBH 2-28 DV $319.00
GBH 2-28 DFV $359.00

CLICK HERE to view the full range of powerful Bosch Hammers being released in Australia this
year.