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DeWalt DW920K-2 1/4-Inch 7.2-Volt Cordless Two-Position Screwdriver Kit

PROS:

    DeWalt DW920K-2

  • Excellent tool that’s cleverly designed for working in tight quarters.
  • Cheaper price ‘cos it uses NiCad batteries.
  • Lightweight enough (3.5 pounds) for all-day jobs without excessive stress on wrists and hands although it uses a NiCad battery.
  • Replacement NiCad batteries for DeWalt DW920K-2 are inexpensive.
  • The charger charges batteries quickly.

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Porter-Cable PC218IDC-2 18-Volt NiCd Drill-Impact Driver 2-Tool Kit

PROS:

    Porter-Cable PC218IDC-2

  • Stout build quality for both tools; durable.
  • Very low cost of ownership for the quality.
  • Lots of power – drill/driver delivers up to 440 in-lbs of torque; impact driver delivers 1600 in-lbs high-torque output.
  • All-metal drill chuck.
  • Can use for heavy-duty tasks.
  • 32-position drill clutch means you can drill a wide range of screw sizes.

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How to Choose the Best Cordless Drill

Black & Decker BDC120VA100 20-Volt MAX Lithium-Ion Drill Kit with 100 Accessories
A typical cordless drill
A cordless drill is a portable power tool fitted with a cutting tool attachment or driving tool attachment (usually a drill bit or driver bit). Found in almost any mechanic’s, contractor’s or DIYer’s toolbox, cordless drills are essential power tools that enable you to install just about any fixtures and take apart almost anything that’s put together with screws and fasteners. There are many factors to consider when shopping for a cordless drill in order to buy the best one for your needs without overpaying for capabilities which you may never use. Below are some tips that will help you choose the best cordless drills for your needs.
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