DEWALT Expands Trades Solutions with New 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless 3/16 in. and 1/4 in. Rivet Tools
May 15, 2023
New tools fasten hundreds of rivets per charge with optimal pulling force

TOWSON, MD May 15, 2023 – DEWALT, a Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) brand and leader in total jobsite solutions, today announced new 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless 3/16 in. (DCF403) and 1/4 in. (DCF414) Rivet Tools for fastening aluminum, steel, and stainless-steel blind rivets. Designed to maximize productivity, the DEWALT Cordless Rivet Tools are light weight yet powerful and feature tool-free nose piece changes for ease of use in prefabrication, assembly, HVAC, roofing, and automotive applications.

The new 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless 3/16 in. Rivet Tool’s (DCF403) brushless motor delivers up to 2,100 pound force (lbf) of pulling force with a 0.98 in. stroke length and can tackle up to 800 3/16 in. stainless steel rivets per charge for efficiency on the jobsite. The 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless 1/4-in Rivet Tool (DCF414) boasts up to 4,500 lbf of pulling force with a 1.18-in. stroke length and fastens up to 300 1/4 in. stainless steel rivets per charge.

For user convenience and easy cleanup, the Rivet Tools are designed with on-board nose piece storage and a mandrel collector to catch rivets after each shot. Each tool is compatible with multiple size rivets including 3/32 in., 1/8 in., 5/32 in., and 3/16 in. rivets; the DCF414 is also compatible with 1/4 in. rivets. Additionally, an LED light helps to illuminate work areas for precision fastening.

The 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless 3/16 in. (DCF403) and 1/4 in (DCF414) Rivet Tools are now available for presale in kitted and bare (battery and charger sold separately) options.

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*Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 volts. Nominal voltage is 18 volts. For DCF403 using DCB203 battery; For DCF414 using DCPB034 battery

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 jobsite of the future and pioneering the next generation of outdoor equipment. DEWALT products. GUARANTEED TOUGH®. For more information, visit or follow DEWALT on FacebookTwitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.

About Stanley Black & Decker
Headquartered in the USA, Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) is a worldwide leader in tools and outdoor operating manufacturing facilities worldwide. Guided by its purpose – for those who make the world – the company's more than 50,000 diverse and high-performing employees produce innovative, award-winning power tools, hand tools, storage, digital tool solutions, lifestyle products, outdoor products, engineered fasteners and other industrial equipment to support the world's makers, creators, tradespeople and builders. The company's iconic brands include DEWALT®, BLACK+DECKER®, CRAFTSMAN®, STANLEY®, CUB CADET®, HUSTLER® and TROY-BILT®. Recognized for its leadership in environmental, social and governance (ESG), Stanley Black & Decker strives to be a force for good in support of its communities, employees, customers and other stakeholders. To learn more visit:


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