75points

Bosch 11253VSR

61points

Craftsman 17217

Bosch 11253VSR
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Bosch 11253VSR vs Craftsman 17217

Bosch 11253VSR
Craftsman 17217
75
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Bosch 11253VSR
61
points
Craftsman 17217

Why is Bosch 11253VSR better than Craftsman 17217?

  • 134mm shorter
    ?

    102mmvs236mm
  • Travel bag is included
    ?
  • Is a pistol grip drill
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  • 15.9mm larger chuck diameter
    ?

    25.4mmvs9.5mm
  • 2Amps higher amperage
    ?

    7.2Ampsvs5.2Amps
  • 0.6m longer cable
    ?

    2.4mvs1.8m
  • Is a rotary hammer drill
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Why is Craftsman 17217 better than Bosch 11253VSR?

  • 2700rpm faster maximum drilling speed
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    4000rpmvs1300rpm
  • 1.09kg lighter
    ?

    1.81kgvs2903g
  • 96mm narrower
    ?

    279mmvs375mm

Price comparison

General info

1.Is reversible
Bosch 11253VSR
Craftsman 17217
A reversible drill can alter its rotations from a clockwise direction to a counter clockwise direction, a feature that makes it suitable for both drilling and driving.
2.height

102mm

236mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
3.weight

2.9kg

1.81kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.travel bag is included
Bosch 11253VSR
Craftsman 17217
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
5.width

375mm

279mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.Is a pistol grip drill
Bosch 11253VSR
Craftsman 17217
A drill with a pistol grip handle is usually compact and lightweight, making the tool suitable for a large variety of apps and easy to use.

Chuck

1.Has a keyless chuck
Bosch 11253VSR
Craftsman 17217
A keyless chuck drill enables you to change out drill bits rapidly without having to use any special keys.
2.chuck diameter

25.4mm

9.5mm

The chuck holds the drill bits or other rotary tools and its diameter determines the types of bits and tools that the drill can use. A larger chuck is compatible with a wider range of bits and tools.

Performance

1.maximum drilling speed

1300rpm

4000rpm

Higher speeds work better for drilling holes in certain types of material, such as steel, aluminium, concrete, etc. The drill speed is measured in rotations per minute (rpm) when the drill has no-load.
2.amperage

7.2Amps

5.2Amps

The amperage is the strength of an electric current, and it is measured in amperes (amps).
3.Has variable speed
Bosch 11253VSR
Craftsman 17217
A drill with variable speed allows you to switch between low and high speeds, giving you the possibility to take on a wider range of tasks.

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