World's first Cordless Breaker

Enhanced performance and greater productivity on your demolition projects

As the ideal demolition hammer for breaking and chipping concrete, masonry or tiling, the TE 500-A36 uses 36V power to help finish your job fast, and with complete confidence.


Demolition Redefined

Delivering corded power with cordless productivity and mobility, the TE 500-A36 is the world’s first cordless SDS-Max chipping and demolition hammer.

Coupled with our brushless motor and unparalleled 36V battery platofrm, the TE 500-A36 offers the total system for your chipping hammer needs.

The TE 500-A36 cordless concrete breaker includes Hilti’s exclusive industry-leading Active Vibration Reduction (AVR) technology, which produces 30% less vibration than the equivalent corded model - without sacrificing demolition hammer power.

Whether for chipping, breaking, or driving, the TE 500-A36 cordless concrete breaker will help take your construction projects to the next level of productivity.

36V battery brings maximum power and cordless flexibility

Providing corded performance with cordless mobility, the TE 500-A36 uses a 36V battery which keeps you going until the job is done.

Brushless motor for consistent performance

A brushless motor and pneumatic hammering mechanism delivers high-impact performance for breaking/chipping bricks, masonry, concrete, and tile.

Virtually dust-free cordless breaking

Improve jobsite safety, user comfort, and productivity with the optional Dust Removal System (DRS-B) and the cordless VC 75 vacuum.

Adjustable power setting and chisel rotation

The adjustable chisel rotation increases ergonomics and the Power Reduction Button enables high-precision, fine chiseling.

Ultimate chisels for breaking, chipping, and chiseling in concrete, masonry, and tile

Ultimate pointed chisels

Ultimate SDS Max (TE-Y) pointed chisels for breaking and surface treatment in concrete and masonry.

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Ultimate narrow flat chisels

Ultimate SDS Max (TE-Y) narrow-flat chisels for controlled breaking and surface treatment in concrete and masonry.

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Ultimate wide flat chisels

SDS Max (TE-YPX) wide-flat chisels with polygon design for highest productivity in heavy demolition.

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Bushing tool

SDS Max (TE-Y) bushing tool for surface work and layer removal.

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Flexible chisels

SDS Max (TE-Y) flexible chisel for removing linoleum, vinyl tiles and coatings.

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Other chisels and accessories

Specialty chisels and accessories for masonry, dirt work, asphalt, and other applications.

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For higher performing jobsites

  • Our Li-ion 36V battery provides higher chipping performance while enabling improved productivity and increasing jobsite mobility
  • The TE 500-A36 is designed with an ideal power-to-weight ratio to allow for ergonomically comfortable all-day chipping and breaking
  • Includes a brushless motor for exceptionally high system efficiency
  • Optimized hammering mechanism reduces noise levels while idling
  • Service warning indicator light shows when tool service is necessary 
  • Lock-on switch and on-off button for added safety and comfort
  • Rotatable chisel mechanism helps create ideal working positions

Batteries that work as hard as you do

Advanced cordless technology

Drive your business forward with the latest Lithium-ion battery technology from Hilti. Our batteries are sealed against moisture and dust, while the glass-fiber-reinforced housing makes these powerful batteries four times more impact-resistant than ABS plastic alternatives.

Build your custom cordless kit

Get exactly what you need with Set Selector

Whether you’re equipping your team for an upcoming project or just adding a new cordless tool, we’ve made it easier to make sure you get exactly what you need.  

The Set Selector configurator lets you choose any combination of tools from our cordless portfolio, providing recommendations for batteries, chargers and inserts.