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best drills review

Best Drills of 2022

Looking for the top drill around for your next home improvement project? We bought the top tools currently on the...
best impact drivers review

Best Impact Driver of 2022

To determine the best impact drivers on the market today we researched our brains out and finally narrowed it down to...
makita xdt13 impact driver review

Makita XDT13 Review

This model impressed with its torque, speed, and battery life. It would be hard to find an impact driver that...
ryobi p238 impact driver review
Best Buy

Ryobi P238 Review

Packing in plenty of power and speed, an average battery is the only thing that kept the Ryobi P238 from earning one...
porter-cable pcck647 impact driver review

Porter-Cable PCCK647 Review

The PCCK647 by PORTER-CABLE is an alright option that can handle most projects but can't compete with the high-end...
bosch ps41bn 12v impact driver review

Bosch PS41BN 12V Review

The Bosch PS41 is a mini impact driver that can drive in smaller screw sizes without too much difficulty but can't...
dewalt dcf809b atomic impact driver review

DeWalt DCF809B Atomic Review

We think the ATOMIC is a fairly run-of-the-mill tool with a decent amount of power and a so-so battery life. It is far...
dewalt max xr dcf887b impact driver review

DeWalt MAX XR DCF887B Review

Offering good performance at a slightly higher than average price, the DEWALT MAX XR DCF887 makes a great, if somewhat...
dewalt dcf815s2 12v impact driver review

DeWalt DCF815S2 12V Review

Overall, the DCF815S2 is very, very far from our favorite impact driver, scoring at the back of the pack overall. It...
milwaukee m18 2850-20 impact driver review

Milwaukee M18 2850-20 Review

The Milwaukee M18 is a solid impact driver with a burly all-metal chuck. It scored close to the top of the group in...
Bosch GDR18V Review

Bosch GDR18V Review

Finishing disappointingly low in the ranks, this 18-volt Bosch impact driver couldn't come close to matching the...
ridgid r86001 drill review

Ridgid R86001 Review

We didn't find any truly massive flaws while testing this model, but it didn't stand out in any way either. It's not...
craftsman cmcs500b cordless circular saw review

Craftsman CMCS500B Review

This moderately priced 6 1/2" saw delivers reasonable performance though it is lacking in battery life and some modern...
KIMO 20V 13809S Review

KIMO 20V 13809S Review

While the Kimo is by no means a top-tier tool, it can handle simple DIY projects fairly well and includes a basic set...
Kobalt KID 324B-03 Review

Kobalt KID 324B-03 Review

This model offers some of the best performance of any impact driver that we've seen to date. It's fast, it's powerful...
Ridgid R86038 Review

Ridgid R86038 Review

The Ridgid R86038 had final scores that were close to the top models, especially for torque, but wasn't quite on par...
skil cr540601 cordless circular saw review
Best Buy

SKIL CR540601 Review

The SKIL offers cutting accuracy, moderate power, affordability, and a battery life that outlasts many more expensive...
makita xss02z cordless circular saw review
Top Pick

Makita XSS02Z Review

The Makita boasts cutting power but lacks reasonably long battery life as well as features that simplify setting the...
ridgid r8653b cordless circular saw review

Ridgid R8653B Review

The Ridgid is packed with every conceivable ease of use feature. However, the saw's cutting power is underwhelming...
black+decker bdccs20b cordless circular saw review

Black+Decker BDCCS20B Review

This is a good little saw at a low cost. Just don't expect it to do any heavy lifting because it will let you down
ryobi p507 cordless circular saw review

Ryobi P507 Review

The Ryobi isn't a professional-grade tool, but it's more than enough saw for the average DIYer. Plus, the modest price...
bosch ccs180 cordless circular saw review

Bosch CCS180 Review

The 6 1/2" Bosch gave bland performances across all of our evaluations. The saw's battery life is so-so, the cutting...
dewalt 20v max dcs570 cordless circular saw review

DeWalt 20V MAX DCS570 Review

The DEWALT is a proper framing saw with plenty of power and practical features. However, we were less than impressed...
porter-cable pcc660 cordless circular saw review

Porter-Cable PCC660 Review

While the PORTER-CABLE's modest price tag may be appealing, the cut in cost is outweighed by the cut to performance.
Ryobi P252 Review
Best Buy

Ryobi P252 Review

Meriting the Best Buy Award, the P252 by Ryobi is one of the best value options that you can buy. It performed quite...
Ridgid R86009K Review

Ridgid R86009K Review

While we didn't have any major complaints with the performance of the Ridgid R86009K in our tests, it didn't quite...
Makita XFD10R Review

Makita XFD10R Review

Even though the Makita XFD10R is priced like a top-tier drill, it struggles to compete with them and delivered an...

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