Tag: drill

Review: Porter-Cable PC180DK-2 Drill/Driver Kit

The Porter-Cable PC180 is an 18-volt nickel-cadmium battery-operated cordless drill and driver. This drill is loaded with features that make it a top-of-the-line drill that will make your jobs run faster and smoother. It features a ...

Using an Impact Driver for Drilling

Is it possible to use an impact driver to drill holes in wood? The short answer is yes. However, there are some things to take into consideration. First of all, you will need to use hex drill bits. Compact impact drivers use 1/4" hex bits, ...

Impact Driver vs. Drill – What’s The Difference?

Ok, so maybe you have just heard of impact drivers for the first time. Or maybe you have heard of impact drivers, and heard that people use them like drill, but don't know the difference. What is the difference? Let's take a quick look at ...

The DEWALT DC720KA: My 18v Cordless Drill Review

Every woodworker needs a good standard drill right? I think about the power tools that I reach for the most when working in the shop, and other than saws, drills are probably the most commonly used. The DeWalt DC720KA, an 18v cordless drill is a ...

Video: Milwaukee M18 Impact Driver, a Quick Overview

A couple days we published a review of the Milwaukee M18 impact driver and drill combo. This video is a quick overview of a slightly older model impact driver, but it still has many similar features. I wanted to post this since it is a good ...

Review: Milwaukee 2691-22 18-Volt Compact Drill and Impact Driver Combo Kit

Not sure if you are going to need a drill or an impact driver? The Milwaukee 2691-22 18v Compact Drill & Impact Driver Combo Kit provides you with the best of both worlds. And it's also a pretty affordable package, especially considering that ...

Video Part 2: DeWalt DC827 vs Makita BTD142 Impact Driver

In this video sequel to the original, more lags are being driven into a 4x6. The learn more about the impact drivers in this video, check out our DeWalt DC827KL review and our Makita BTD142HW review.

The Makita BDF452HW 18V Compact Lithium-Ion Cordless 1/2-Inch Driver-Drill: A Closer Look

The Makita 18V Compact Lithium-Ion Cordless 1/2-Inch Driver-Drill is quite a powerful tool to have in your arsenal. Not only does it have the coveted 18v of power, it also is a fairly compact drill that makes it easy to use in many situations. ...

Cabinet Woodworking Plans For Your Next Project

When taking on a cabinet building project, there's a few tips that will help you from getting yourself into a tricky corner. Thinking ahead regarding a few of the aspects of cabinet building will help you keep the process efficient. Before you ...