Should I buy a drill or impact driver?
The answer is, when you’re using softer woods, you need the lighter touch and finesse of a traditional cordless drill/driver.
For harder woods, concrete, masonry, and especially long fasteners being worked into heavy materials, you want an impact driver..
Is DeWALT or Milwaukee better?
If you want to get onto a 12V platform, Milwaukee makes the most sense. For compact tools, we also feel Milwaukee edges out DeWalt. The new DeWalt Atomic line of tools promises compactness and affordability, but it doesn’t seem to go far enough in saving weight.
What is the best cordless impact driver?
BEST OVERALL: Makita XWT11SR1 18V Cordless 1/2″ Impact Wrench Kit.RUNNER-UP: ENEACRO 20V Cordless Impact Wrench Brushless Motor.BEST BANG FOR THE BUCK: Dobetter 4Ah Battery Impact Wrench 20V DBCIW2040.UPGRADE PICK: DEWALT (DCF899HB) 20V MAX XR Impact Wrench.More items…
What cordless impact driver has the most torque?
Who Makes the Best Cordless High-Torque Impact Wrench?Bosch HTH181-01.DeWalt DCF899P2.Ingersoll Rand W7150-K22.Mac Tools BWP151-M2.Makita XWT08.Matco MCL2012HPIWK.Milwaukee 2763-22.Milwaukee 2767-22.More items…•
What should I look for when buying a cordless impact driver?
What to Look for in your Cordless Impact DriverRPM. Cordless impact drivers produce more RPMs than a standard drill for heavy-duty jobs. … Torque. … Ergonomics. … Attachments. … Brushless Motors. … Adjustable or Electronic Clutch. … Keyless Chuck. … LED Lights and Indicators.More items…•
What is the best impact drill?
Best Cordless Impact Drivers 2020 EditionBEST 18V: MILWAUKEE M18 FUEL (BRUSHLESS 2653-22) … 18V: MAKITA LXDT06 (BRUSHLESS) LXT LITHIUM ION 3-SPEED. … Dewalt Impact Driver 20v Max. … 18V: PORTER CABLE 20V MAX. … 18V: BOSCH HYBRID 18V (BRUSHLESS IDH182-02L) … 12V: MILWAUKEE M12 FUEL. … 12V: BOSCH PS41-2A MAX LITHIUM ION.