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Cordless drills are a do-it-youselfer's best friend. But with all the models out there, which one is best for you? Here we compare some of our faves to help you decide.
This drill is best for recreational DIYers. For a bargain price at $39.97, the drill has a charge time of 3-6 hours and weighs 3.8 lbs. The drill comes with a battery, plug charger, and a double-ended screwdriver bit tip.
The Bosch is perfect for small-space dwellers. Priced at $155, the drill will charge in 30 minutes and weighs 2.1 lbs. It comes with a carrying case, charger, and 2 lithium-ion batteries.
This compact drill is a must-have for accessory addicts. For only $49.99, the 4.25 lb. drill charges in 3-6 hours and comes with a carrying case, two drill bits, and a charger.
This stylish green and black drill is ideal for habitual home decorators. For $79.97, the drill will charge in 30 minutes and only weighs 3.3 lbs. You get more for your money with this drill, which comes with a carrying case, driver bit, 7-piece bit set, flashlight, 2 batteries, and a quick charger.
If you're a hard-core DIY diva, investing in this $199 drill is the right move. With the fastest charge at just 20 minutes, the 4.3 lbs. drill also comes with two lithium-ion battery packs, a charger, a double-ended screwdriver bit, and a heavy-duty bag.
This drill is perfect for crafters and creators. The lightest of all the drills at just 1.8 lbs., this drill can be yours for $69 and takes 45 minutes to charge. You'll also get a bit, a charger, a tool bag, and two batteries.