A drill with a pistol grip handle is usually compact and lightweight, making the tool suitable for a large variety of applications and easy to use.
50% have it
3. larger chuck diameter
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.
Bosch 11253VSR: 25.4mm
4. Has variable speed
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.
94% have it
Craftsman 17560X: 174g
6. faster drilling speed
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.
DeWalt DW217: 4000rpm
Makita DA4000LR: 82mm
8. Has a keyless chuck
A keyless chuck drill enables you to change out drill bits rapidly without having to use any special keys.
69% have it
9. higher amperage
The amperage is the strength of an electric current and it is measured in amperes (amps).
Bosch 11316EVS: 14Amps
10. warranty period
When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
Milwaukee 5380-21: 5
11. Is a rotary hammer drill
A rotary hammer drill delivers a much stronger blow to the bit than a hammer drill due to the built-in piston system. The additional force is unnecessary for most home improvement tasks unless you are looking to reinforce concrete with rebar.