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Porter Cable 20V Drill and Impact

I am not sure how you feel about Porter Cable, but for me, I have a hard time figuring out where it fits in.  When I say that, it’s not a knock against them.  I just don’t know if they are hitting the homeowner or the pro.  As an example, the new drill and impact we are going to talk about today.  In my opinion, both the drill and impact are quality tools, but with a price tag of only $150 with 2 batteries.  While I think this drill and impact can be used by the pros because I truly...

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Porter Cable 20V Max Drill/Driver – A Huge Step Forward

Porter Cable has been around for a long time and they have had their ups and downs just like every other manufacturer.  It wasn’t too long ago that we tested the Porter Cable 18V Drill model PCL 180CDK-2.  The PCL 180CDk is a great drill and has lots of power and great balance, but lacked the “it” factor.  However, just like other manufacturers, Porter Cable took this one step further and developed a new platform called the 20V max.  The new Porter Cable platform is a huge leap.  Currently they offer a drill/driver and impact, but they will have more...

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Porter Cable Drill – PCL180CDK-2

  I have been doing a couple of roofing and basement jobs in the past month, so I had some time to play around with the Porter Cable 18V Lithium-ion drill kit.  The model number on this kit is PCL 180cdk-2.  Lately Porter Cable has been coming out with some pretty cool new tools and they have really surprised us.  The tools have been quality and also they include everything you need to get started.  Like the grinder and the oscillating tool, both were great and came with loads of accessories. The kit comes with the drill, 2 LX batteries,...

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Porter Cable 18V Drill – PCL180D

The drill is one of the most widely used power tools around.  So it only makes sense to have a drill you can rely on time after time.  One with good balance and plenty of power, which brings us to our review of the Porter Cable 18V Lithium-ion drill model number PCL180D.   Specifications of the Porter Cable Drill Powered by 18V Lithium Ion – Either battery works LX or EX 24 Clutch Settings Variable Speed Trigger 2 Speed – 0-350 and 0-1200 RPM 325 in-lbs or Torque ½” Single Sleeve metal Chuck LED Work light Weighs 3.8 lbs...

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