I have a DeWalt set right now but I hate the magnetic bit holder, it never wants to let go! Like x 1 SimonG, Dec 5, 2012 #31 TBServices Guest SimonG said: ↑ I've bit the bullet today and ordered a milwaukee impact driver. Bits jam and need pliers to pull out half the time. As a result of impact guns, I rarely use Philips screws anymore if I can avoid it (i.e., deckmates). navigate here
They seem to last forever. This is in stark contrast to the lowly Kobalt SpeedFit bits that were the least expensive and gave the second best performance. The star bits do come in handy every so often as well as the hex head drivers but, the priceless addition are the square tips. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? http://www.contractortalk.com/f40/good-bit-set-impact-driver-112052/
Impact bits are softer so they don't shatter and send shrapnel in your eyes. TBServices, Dec 5, 2012 #32 SimonG Plumber 12 volt so hopefully a bit lighter SimonG, Dec 5, 2012 #33 erpkid Plumber GSR system3 said: ↑ I've thought about a impact DeWalt Power Bit (DW2022CR6) Tagline: None Price: $4.77 (6-pack) Screws installed: 226 Summary: These were the third best value out of the bits tested.
Vote Up2Vote Down Reply1 year 9 months agoGuestElvisShare On TwitterShare On GoogleThe photos above appear to have swapped the Dewalt bits. Join ElectricianTalk.com - Click Here DIY Homeowners Click Here Warning: The topics covered on this site include activities in which there exists the potential for serious injury or death. Rating 7/10 (The bit holder lets it down but all together a good buy)The Erbauer bits are a really pleasant surprise they seem to last as long as the Milwaukee bits Best Screwdriver Bits In The World NewsletterDigital EditionsAbout UsMedia KitPress RoomContact UsCommunity GuidelinesAdvertise OnlineAbout Our AdsCustomer ServiceSubscribeOther Hearst SubscriptionsGive a GiftEvents & PromotionsGiveawaysBeing GreenWhy Did I Get This Ad?BestProductsA Part of Hearst Digital MediaPopular Mechanics participates in
Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links ElectricianTalk.com Advertisement 12-16-2012, 07:58 PM #2 That_Dude Homer to Jebus Join Date: Feb 2012 Location: 'Murica Posts: 774 Rewards Points: 628 Great for me: http://www.homedepot.com/Tools-Hardw...&storeId=10051 Bosch Ribbed Tip Bit Set While overseas square and Torx drive are dominant, the #2 Phillips head screw reigns king in North America. Reply truckdriver says Jun 27, 2016 at 2:53 pm Never used any with a coating. The time now is 07:31 PM.
Sold by MaxWarehouse Add to Cart Turn on 1-Click ordering for this browser Ship to: NEWYORK, NY 10001 To see addresses, please Sign in or Use this location: Update Please enter Kobalt Speedfit By Richard Romanski Feb 9, 2017 Skip Ad PreviousHow to Build Raised Garden Beds view gallery 05 Photos Incredible power-to-weight ratios make repetitive driving of things like sheet metal and wood But, I like the case. Black & Decker Bullet Titanium (B4300) Tagline: For longer life Price: $2.89 (3-pack) Screws installed: 159 Summary: While they look fancy, this bit only had midrange performance.
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For example the mechanism that slides to release and lock the bit in will get stuck open or closed which is very unfortunate. check over here as long as you're not a Cammy as I call it, they last long. Klein makes a multi-bit holder that would be my favorite if the bit retention didn't suck. Vote Up0Vote Down Reply9 months 29 days agoGuestdavidShare On TwitterShare On Googlewhy did you not test the makita impact gold? Best Impact Driver 2017
I like the bits that come with GRK fasteners. but yes most have slop and that lessens the delivered impact and torque to the screw-nut-bolt. Damn right, Like x 1 Phil, Dec 3, 2012 #20 Dannypipe Trusted Plumber GSR Yeah, they're noisy allright. his comment is here Like it & has held up well for me.
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No sheath is necessary anymore. That gets annoying real fast. So, I am open to suggestions too. Dewalt Impact Driver How many screws on average do you put in and what sizes?Don't be surprised, Luke, I do exactly the same with my impact driver and I consider it normal (as I've
The silver bit holder does not have a sleeve in case any of you were wondering.Read more0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse5.0 out of 5 starsDEWALT products are contractor approved!ByLacydeauon The tips are durable and can hold up in high tension situations without breaking. WE highly recommend!Read more0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuseSee all verified purchase reviews (newest first)Write a customer review Customer Images See all customer images Most Recent Customer Reviews5.0 out of weblink I use the Milwaukee.
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I've had good luck with the hitachis Milwaukee ad dewalts. Are they different? User Name Remember Me? My Makita has 120Nm of torque so it packs a punch.
Dewalt are good. I've bought bit sets just for the case before. 02-20-2015, 10:03 PM #6 maxwage View Profile maxwage Pro Send Message Follow Blogs (0) Threads (637) Photos (0) Reviews (3) Join for free PRODUCT REVIEWS PRODUCT REVIEWSMost RecentMost PopularHighest RatedMost OwnedRecent ReviewsDAP Products Inc....DAP Products Inc....Submit a Product to ReviewNot a Member? which works if the screw is big enough.
The only impact rated bit that consistently had a decent of number of installed fasteners was DeWalt's ImpactReady model. Bosch P2 Titanium Power Bit (TDP2205) Tagline: Better grip, longer life Price: $6.47 (5-pack) Screws installed: 40 Summary: Don't let the gold Titanium plating fool you, these bits were the most There are also many different ways in which the bits could have been put under different stress. That's a lot of screws.
Quote: Originally Posted by Designed2Fail same here. any further and I can't be bothered especially with bathrooms. It seems like I get stuck with bits I never use. Damato Construction Join Date: Oct 2011 Location: Northern New Jersey Posts: 3,252 Rewards Points: 2,584 Re: Good Bit Set For Impact Driver Quote: Originally Posted by Inner10 Keep that junk, after
Reply Noah says Jun 27, 2016 at 11:09 am The sleeves that "jamb up" use a friction ring to hold in bits, and that's the precise reason I use the holders Those three were also the bits that drove the most screws. Quote: Originally Posted by rocket1420 They are impact rated so that they don't damage the anvil in your impact driver.