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Coleman Instant Screened Shelters

Coleman offers 3 Instant Screened Shelters (a.k.a. screenhouses or screened canopies) of different shapes and sizes for use in the backyard, at the BBQ, picnic, campsite, sporting events, or wherever you want some reliable protection from the sun, pesky mosquitoes, flies, bees, wasps and other flying insects. All 3 screenhouse models feature easy setup, removable screen wall to keep insects out, and heavy-duty 150D canopy with *SPF 50+ UV Guard sun protection. Continue reading

Porter-Cable PC180DK-2 18-Volt NiCd Drill-Driver Kit

Porter-Cable PC180DK-2 The Porter-Cable PC180DK-2 18V Drill/Driver Kit includes exclusive features that make it ideal for a wide range of tough applications. The high torque motor and gearbox deliver enough power for tough jobs, with 440 in-lbs. of maximum torque. Additionally, a 2-speed gear box maximizes versatility for drilling and screwdriving. Continue reading

DeWalt DC970K-2 18-Volt Drill-Driver Kit

PROS:
DeWalt DC970K-2

  • Great price for a DeWalt.
  • Battery charges quickly.
  • Comes with 2 batteries.
  • Rugged construction.

CONS:

  • Does not have a LED work light.
  • Not for heavy duty work.

DeWalt’s DC970K-2 18-volt drill-driver kit packs a big punch in a small package, with a powerful high-performance motor tucked away inside a compact design that improves user comfort, especially when working in tight spaces over long run times. Ideal for drilling and fastening with a variety of materials such as wood, metal, and plastic for applications like framing, cabinet installation, and HVAC work, the DC970K-2 kit is a great foundation for any professional contractor or DIYer’s power-tool collection.

Buy DEWALT DC970K-2 18-Volt Drill/Driver Kit

Highlights:

Powerful cordless drill-driver, compact to fit into tight spaces.

Ideal for drilling and fastening applications in a variety of materials.

Weighs 5.2 pounds.

Motor delivers 380 unit watts out and 0-450/0-1,500 RPM 1/2-inch single-sleeve keyless ratcheting chuck for tighter bit grip.

Two 18-volt NiCAD batteries, one one-hour charger, and one carrying case.

Backed by a 90-day money-back guarantee, a one-year free service contract, and a three-year limited warranty.

Cordless and Compact

DeWalt DC970K-2
DeWalt’s DC970K-2 18-volt drill-driver kit features a 1/2-inch drill-driver that’s ideal for drilling and fastening applications in a variety of materials
DeWalt’s DC970K-2 cordless 18-volt drill-driver kit maximizes performance while minimizing user fatigue. Its high-output motor (380 unit watts out) and dual-speed capability (0-450/0-1,500 RPM) maximizes efficiency for drilling and fastening applications, while its 9-inch length and 5.2-pound weight make it ideal for working in tight spaces and at awkward angles. The plastic 1/2-inch single-sleeve keyless ratcheting chuck provides a tighter bit grip for better bit retention and increased precision and accuracy. Two 18-volt NiCAD batteries are included with the kit, as well as a one-hour charger and a carrying case for easy transport from one rugged job site to the next.