Discontinued DCD460B
FLEXVOLT® 60V MAX* VSR™ Stud and Joist Drill with E-Clutch® System (Tool Only)

Product Overview

The FLEXVOLT 60V MAX* VSR™ Stud and Joist Drill with E-Clutch® System features a 1/2 in. chuck and brushless motor that provides corded power in a cordless solution. Ideal for plumbers, electricians, and HVAC installers who need to drill large diameter holes in wood. This drill provides exceptional power, control, durability, and runtime with its 60V brushless motor, E-Clutch System, mechanical clutch, and two variable-speed ranges. Equipped with the innovative bind-up control feature called E-Clutch® System this drill increases user control in bind-up/stall situations by sensing a stall during use and managing torque accordingly. Purchase battery separately.

Additional Features

  • 2 variable speed ranges (0-300 / 0-1250 rpm) to match appropriate speed to the application
  • E-Clutch is a Perform and Protect™; feature that detects reactionary torque caused by a bind-up or stall and reduces speed to a manageable level until control is regained.
  • Metal-gear housing for jobsite durability and increased reliability
  • The DEWALT®; Perform and Protect™; line of power tools is designed to provide a high level of one or more of the following: control, dust containment, or low vibration, without sacrificing performance.


  • Spade bit applications in wood up to 1-1/2 in.
  • Self-feed bit applications in wood up to 4-5/8 in.
  • Hole saw applications in wood up to 6-1/4 in.
  • Auger bit applications in wood up to 1-1/2 in.
  • Twist bit applications in steel up to 1/2 in.
  • Hole saw applications in steel up to 5 in.


  • (1) DCD460 Drill


Battery Voltage
60 V
Chuck size [Imperial]
1/2 in
Clutch Mechanism
E-CLUTCH® System
Product Length [Imperial]
21 in
Secondary Handle
Battery Capacity
6 Ah
No Load Speed (RPM)
0-300/0-1250 rpm
Chuck Type
Product Height [Imperial]
11 in
Product Width [Imperial]
6 in
Battery Chemistry
Lithium Ion
Battery Included
Battery Type
Lithium Ion
Number of Speed Settings
Led light
Chuck size [Metric]
13 mm
Power Source
Variable Speed
2 Amp
Product Weight [Imperial]
11 lbs



  • 3 Year Limited Warranty, 1 Year Free Service, 90 Days Satisfaction Guaranteed

We’re confident of the quality of our products, and we’ll repair, without charge, any defects due to faulty materials or workmanship within the specified warranty.

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We take extensive measures to ensure all our products are made to the very highest standards and meet all relevant industry regulations.

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  • * Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 and 60 volts. Nominal voltage is 18 and 54.