Cordless rivet tool

The RT 6-A22 gives you convenient and virtually effortless rivet fastening

Faster and easier to use, Hilti's rivet tool is suitable for a wide range of applications covering industrial and installation jobs that require blind rivets from 3/32” to 3/16” in diameter.

Introducing the cordless rivet gun, RT 6-A22

Suitable for a range of applications

Manufacturing finished metal products and metal fabrication work with the RT 6-A22 cordless rivet gun

Manufacturing finished metal products and fabrication work

Constructing metal structures and prefab buildings with the cordless rivet gun, RT 6-A22

Metal structures and prefab buildings

Installation of HVAC systems with RT 6-A22 cordless rivet gun

Installation of HVAC systems

Metal building and roofing construction  with RT 6-A22 cordless rivet gun

Metal building and roofing construction

Versatile and handy, the cordless RT 6-A22 makes your riveting jobs easy

One touch trigger control on the RT 6-A22 rivet gun

Single-action trigger

The RT 6-A22 has a high pull force of 2,248lbs activated by a simple touch of the single-action trigger – so rivets can be set almost instantly.

Ergonomic grip and balance of the RT 6-A22 rivet tool

Ergonomic grip and perfect balance

RT 6-A22 is designed with maximum working comfort in mind. Well-suited for making high volume rivet fastenings.

The RT 6-A22 rivet gun is equipped with a brushless motor

Brushless motor

The brushless motor provides you with a high power-to-weight ratio, high-speed operation and electronic control for longer life. 

RT 6-A22 riveting tool

The right rivet tool for your job

Rivets are used for myriad of applications and are an effective way to fasten different materials together including, metal, wood, composite sheets etc.  Given the diversity of riveting applications, the RT 6-A22 rivet tool is portable with the ability to install rivets almost instantly and virtually effortlessly which helps improve your productivity and saves you time.

Pneumatic tools require an air supply which can limit their range, while productivity with manual tools is limited by the strength and stamina of their operators. When performing serial installation, fabrication tasks, or need flexibility to work in different locations, the  cordless rivet tool helps meet production demands.

In addition to its ergonomic and lightweight design, the tool includes productivity-driving features, including:

  • A removable nose for easy cleaning or clearing of debris
  • One touch trigger reducing operators hand/arm strain
  • Pin collector holding up to 200 mandrels
  • Can perform up to 700 rivets with a single 2.6Ah battery charge depending on the material
  • Part of standardized 22V lithium-ion battery platform available in 2.6 Ah, 4.0 Ah, and 8.0 Ah offering a choice of reach or weight

Accessories providing maximum flexibility

Nose piece for the RT 6-A22 Riveting Tool

Nose Pieces

The RT 6-A22 comes with four different nose pieces which can be quickly changed and allow you to fasten rivets from 3/32" to 3/16".

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Nose cover for the RT 6-A22 Riveting Tool

Removable Nose Cover

The removable nose cover allows you to maintain and clean the tool conveniently. In addition, you can also exchange internal wear parts as needed.

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Jaws for the RT 6-A22 Riveting Tool


The jaws in the RT 6-A22 can be quickly removed for cleaning or replacement by opening the nose cover.

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B 22/3.0 Li-ion battery pack

22V Battery Compatibility

Hilti B22 batteries include fully sealed electronics for increased protection against dust, humidity and water and up to 20% longer running time than other compact batteries.

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Jaw pusher and spring for the RT 6-A22 cordless rivet tool

Jaw Pusher and Spring

The jaw pusher and pressure spring are available for you to replace at your convenience.

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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.

Set Selector lets you choose the tools in you want in your own custom cordless kit