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All About Power Drills

When deciding which drill to buy, think about how often you intend to use it and what you will use it for. Competition has forced down their cost, making it possible to buy a good piece of equipment for a reasonable price.

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Standard Power Drill Performs Basic Operations
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Standard Power Drill

Traditional electric drills are sometimes more powerful than cordless drills. A standard corded power drill can perform basic drill functions on a variety of surfaces, depending on its power, but its portability and ease of use are restricted by the power cord. This one has a traditional chuck, meaning that a key is needed to change out drill bits. A switch lock allows continuous drilling without holding trigger.

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