Earthquake XT 20V Cordless Impact Wrench Review

OUR RATING: 4.8 out of 5 stars (4.8 / 5)

For this Earthquake Impact Wrench review, the Earthquake XT was checked to see how it worked. It was found as a new and improved cordless line of earthquake XT that is run on 20V powered batteries and as compared to the previous models, this one is far superior in terms of quality which makes it long lasting as well as powerful. It is able to deliver the results with efficiency.


earthquake xt cordless impact wrench review


This product is by Harbor Freight Tools, which has been around for more than three decades and counting. They specialize in all sorts of tools and mechanical equipment as well as in generators as well as air and automotive tools. They offer more than 7,000 accessories and tools and have more than 850 stores in all over the USA. They are known in the power tools industry as being one of the leaders since they have reliable and durable products which have great quality products and are available at affordable prices, which is their key selling proposition.


  • Power Source: Battery
  • Voltage: 20 volts
  • Weight: 12 pounds
  • Package Dimensions: 17 x 12 x 4 inches
  • Torque: 1200 ft-lb

Key features

In order to conduct this earthquake XT review, the key features must be discussed. It is equipped with great features and functions. It is equipped with a spend trigger that is variable and used to control the torque. It is also easy to dial down the torque if you have the option of selecting a low speed and a low setting. It is also quite an attractive looking wrench, in black and red colors which is easy to handle and to operate as well. Weighing just 12 pounds which is not very heavy weight for a wrench that is also quite powerful, it can be handled and used without any hassle at all. The pricing of this tool is also quite economical and is lesser than most of the other famous brand names. It has a brushless motor, a large battery size as well as multiple speed options which make it quite a useful machine to have handy.



  • It is equipped with a user manual which is an informative guide.
  • It allows for fast removal.
  • It has an ergonomic design which is able to provide superior control and balance.
  • It is equipped with a bright LED light which gives a better view even in the dark.
  • There is a variable speed option with electronic brake for versatility and control.
  • There is a rubber over mold that provides comfort and is able to reduce fatigue.


  • Some of the customers complained about receiving faulty tools.
  • It does not have multiple speed and torque settings.

Customer reviews and conclusion

Overall, this is a great tool to have handy especially if you are a technical person. It provides the ideal grip that is needed for turning objects especially the nuts and the bolts. Most of the customers who were part of this review used this power tool and were satisfied with the results and have recommended it to others. Most of them have praised its battery for being extremely strong and powerful. Overall, it has a high star rating.