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 Post subject: Where power tools are made
PostPosted: Thu Jun 10, 2010 8:02 pm 
I was looking at a blue bosch power tool today and was surprised to see that it was made in malaysia,i wonder if all the big companies use malaysia to make there tools.

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 Post subject: Dewalt 18v Combi drill
PostPosted: Thu Jun 10, 2010 3:51 pm 
Screwfix have a Dewalt 18v Combi drill for sale with two batteries for just £90

2 x 1.3Ah Ni-Cd Batteries
1hr Charger
2-Speed Variable
13mm Keyless Chuck
17 Torque Settings
Electric Brake
Replaceable Brushes
Fan Cooled Motor
Rubber-Coated Grip


http://www.screwfix.com/prods/73596/Pow ... 0KA-GB-18V

That is a decent drill for the money!

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 Post subject: Best router for ortise and tenons?
PostPosted: Thu Jun 10, 2010 2:23 pm 
Hi

Can anyone give me an idea on what would be the best router for doing mortise and tenon joints? I’ve been looking at a Trend one. It would also be used to cut grooves.

Cheers
Daniel

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 Post subject: Hitachi 18volt combi
PostPosted: Wed Jun 09, 2010 9:38 pm 
http://www.dm-tools.co.uk/product.php/s ... HITDS18DFL looks a good buy with 2 lith batts , but only 1.5ah

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 Post subject: hitachi twin pack drill impact 10.8 volt what do you think
PostPosted: Wed Jun 09, 2010 9:05 pm 
http://www.dm-tools.co.uk/product.php/s ... HITKC10DFL looks good . What do you think compared to the bosch which is better :scratch: http://www.axminster.co.uk/category-Bos ... 818155.htm drill driver 10.8 volt price 99.95

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 Post subject: Best tool or tools you ever bought
PostPosted: Wed Jun 09, 2010 8:33 pm 
The best tool i ever bought was a black and decker circular saw and electric planer ,saved a lot of time .

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 Post subject: makita 18v hammer drill
PostPosted: Wed Jun 09, 2010 5:24 pm 
hi
dose anybody know what model and year my makita 18v cordless keyless hammer drill is, the only numbers that have not rubbed off are,
67066c, and 0-400/1150min and 13mm which i assume is the chuck capacity. i have just bought it and want to know what amperage and 18v battery i need. it looks quite old compared to the ones on ebay.
thank you to everybody for the welcome.

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 Post subject: cobault drill bits
PostPosted: Wed Jun 09, 2010 1:43 pm 
ive just been on the kitchen fitters website (the one that suplies competition prizes on here)

i was looking at the cobault and ff turbo drill bits. i just have a selection of standard hss bits that i sometimes use. obviously these go together with flat bits and auger bits too.

i guess these bits would be used for pilot holes when fitting kitchens. and also when fitting doors etc. very litle if ever drilling ...

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 Post subject: Good customer service from CH Hanson Folding Squares
PostPosted: Tue Jun 08, 2010 5:59 pm 
I bought 2 of the CH Hanson Folding squares about 5 years ago, 1 a 16" the other a 4ft one. The rivets on the 16" square failed and it fell apart. I emailed CH Hanson to see if they could send me some new rivets, they emailed me back and said they would send me some, anyway a few days latter I received a brand new square at no cost (not even postage) to ...

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 Post subject: Good Driver Bits & Holder
PostPosted: Tue Jun 08, 2010 5:52 pm 
Hello, I am looking for some quality driver bits that do not break when used in a impact driver. I have used dewalt bits in the yellow case and they last approx every 15 screws and then they break, have gone through 2 boxes of 25, so will not be using them again. Also a good bit holder that will last, again have used the standard holders and the magnet breaks up also the Wiha ...

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