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I have the larger Ridgid 18v(1100lb) :My pro heavy equipment mechanic son uses Dewalt cordless impact wrenches. Says they work just as well as the air types, no compressor or dragging around air hoses.
RIDGID 18V OCTANE Brushless Cordless 1/2 in. High Torque 6-Mode Impact Wrench (Tool-Only) with Belt Clip R86211B - The Home Depot
RIDGID introduces the 18V OCTANE Brushless Cordless 1/2 in. High Torque 6-Mode Impact Wrench (Tool-Only) with Belt Clip. OCTANE Tools feature high performance brushless motors and advanced electronics,
I think it would be fine for the DL front sprocket nut. I also have the HF Earthquake & a 5' tall compressor but have not done a side by side test, but I would bet it's the more powerful of the two.