How to Pick the Best Cordless Drill for a Perfect Gift 1

In this Husbands Only lesson, you’re going to learn about something near and dear to a man’s heart.

That’s right, I’m am talking about a cordless drill.

No kidding, most men love their cordless drill…

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I’m not sure why that is – except for how much easier life gets when you have one and don’t need to crank on a handheld screwdriver or stretch an extension cord across the room for an electric drill.

I will admit I love my cordless drill, too. 🙂

Now with that confession out of the way, let’s look at a popular model that you can find at just about any hardware store.

18V Black & Decker Cordless Drill

Black & Decker Cordless Drill - 18V Ni-Cad
The Black & Decker cordless drill is a superlight 18-volt NiCad drill that will probably never leave your hand. Cordless drills are the most commonly used tool for most traders and di wires, You pretty much can’t be without one so it pays to get a tool that is lightweight ergonomically easy to use and packs a fair bit of power. The Black & Decker cordless drill with its 12.1 Newton meters of torque gives it a drilling capacity of 10 millimeters with steel and 25 millimeters with wood. It delivers higher speed and more torque than its typical 12-volt counterparts and has 23 clutch settings including a setting for heavy-duty drilling. The variable speed is also controllable by the trigger to ensure you have the right speed for the right material. The unit is perfect for screw driving applications drilling into wood metal and plastics and comes with two Ni-Cad 18-volt batteries for a cordless drill that will make all your drilling jobs easier. Make sure you get the Black & Decker 18 volt cordless drill.

Here’s what we learned about this cordless drill:tool gifts for husband

  • 18-volt Ni-Cad Cordless Drill
  • Super lightweight
  • Ergonomically shaped for a great grip
  • Packs 12 MM of torque
  • Has 23 clutch settings
  • Variable speed is controlled by the trigger
  • Perfect for driving screws into wood, metal, and plastic
  • And best of all, it comes with (2) 18V Ni-Cad batteries

Wow:

I’m getting excited just thinking about this bad boy cordless drill.

Let me be honest here. Yes, there are more powerful drills then this one on the market. But unless your man is into serious handy work, then this is a perfect starter drill for him.

Take it from someone who has had at least 5 cordless drills, this is perfect…

Best Cordless Drill (my favorites)

#1 Best Seller
BLACK+DECKER LDX220C 20V MAX 2-Speed Cordless Drill Driver (Includes Battery and Charger)
266 Reviews
BLACK+DECKER LDX220C 20V MAX 2-Speed Cordless Drill Driver (Includes Battery and Charger)
  • DRILL/DRIVER FEATURES: Drill / Driver features an 11 position, 3/8" clutch
  • SPEED FOR BETTER VERSATILITY: 2 speed settings which allow for better versatility among applications
  • LED LIGHT: LED light to illuminate the surface for drilling in dark spaces
  • Chuck Size: 3/8" in; Clutch Setting: 11; Included Components: (1) LDX220C 20V MAX lithium drill/driver, (1) 20V MAX Lithium Ion Battery, (1) Charger
#2 Best Seller
BLACK+DECKER 18V Cordless Drill/Driver Variable Speed (GCO18SFB)
335 Reviews
BLACK+DECKER 18V Cordless Drill/Driver Variable Speed (GCO18SFB)
  • Variable speed/reverse design
  • Ideal for a variety of materials
  • Includes an 18V battery, charger, stud finder and storage bag.
  • Lightweight, compact tool powered by an 18-volt battery
  • Clutch Setting: 24; Included Components: 18V Drill, (1) HPB18 18V Battery Pack, (1) DC Plug Charger, Storage Bag, Stud Finder; Power Source: Cordless
#3 Best Seller
BLACK & DECKER GCO18SFB 18-Volt Cordless Drill & Stud Sensor KIT
  • This refurbished product is tested and certified to look and work like new. The refurbishing process includes functionality testing, basic cleaning, inspection, and repackaging. The product ships with all relevant accessories, and may arrive in a generic box

Best Cordless Drill Alternatives (more choices)

#1 Best Seller
BLACK+DECKER 20V MAX Cordless Drill / Driver with 30-Piece Accessories (LD120VA)
3,108 Reviews
BLACK+DECKER 20V MAX Cordless Drill / Driver with 30-Piece Accessories (LD120VA)
  • Ideal for drilling through or screwing in wood, metal, and plastic, soft grip handle provides added comfort during use
  • The lithium ion battery holds a charge for up to 18 months
  • 30 accessories include drill and screwdriving bits, nut drivers, and magnetic bit tip holder
  • Kit also includes one 20 volt lithium ion battery and charger;Uses:Drilling through wood, metal, and plastic, Screwdriving though wood, metal, and plastic.RPM : 0 650 rpm
  • Chuck Size: 3/8 in; Clutch Setting: 24; Included Components: LD120 20Volt MAX Lithium Drill/Driver, (1) LB20 20Volt MAX Lithium Ion Battery, (1) LCS20 Charger, (6) Brad Point Drill Bits, (10) 1 inch Screw driving Bits, (9) 2 inch Screw driving Bits, (4) Nut Drivers, (1) Magnetic Bit Tip Holder; Power Source: Cordless
#2 Best Seller
BLACK+DECKER 20V MAX Cordless Drill / Driver, 3/8-Inch (LDX120C)
7,683 Reviews
BLACK+DECKER 20V MAX Cordless Drill / Driver, 3/8-Inch (LDX120C)
  • Ideal for drilling into wood, metal plastic and all screw driving tasks
  • Chuck Size: 3/8 inch; Clutch Setting: 11; Included Components: (1) LDX120 Drill/Driver, (1) LBX20 20V MAX* Lithium Ion Battery, (1) LCS20 Charger, (1) Double Ended Bit; Power Source: Cordless
  • Lithium Ion Technology & 20V MAX: Lighter, more compact, no memory, longer life
  • 11 Position Clutch: Provides precise control for drilling into wood, metal, plastic, and all screwdriving tasks
  • Compact and Lightweight: Less fatigue and allows users to drill / screw in confined spaces. Part of the 20V MAX System A System that Demands Attention
#3 Best Seller
DEWALT 20V MAX Cordless Drill / Driver Kit, Compact, 1/2-Inch (DCD771C2)
5,554 Reviews
DEWALT 20V MAX Cordless Drill / Driver Kit, Compact, 1/2-Inch (DCD771C2)
  • Compact, lightweight design fits into tight areas
  • High performance motor delivers 300 unit watts out (UWO) of power ability completing a wide range of applications
  • High speed transmission delivers 2 speeds (0 450 & 1,500 rpm) for a range of fastening and drilling applications. Chuck Type - Keyless
  • 1/2 inches single sleeve ratcheting chuck provides tight bit gripping strength
  • Ergonomic handle delivers comfort and control.Tool Width:1.9 inch
#4 Best Seller
DEWALT 20V MAX Cordless Drill Combo Kit, 2-Tool (DCK240C2)
4,425 Reviews
DEWALT 20V MAX Cordless Drill Combo Kit, 2-Tool (DCK240C2)
  • Ergonomic Design: Lightweight Tools Designed to Fit the User’s Needs
  • Increased Visibility: The DCF885 Features a Built in Led with 20 Second Delay After Trigger Release
  • Includes: (1) DCD771 Drill/Driver, (1) DCF885 1/4 Inches Impact Driver, (2) 20V Max Lithium Ion 1.3 Ah Battery Packs, 20 Volt Max Charger, and (1) Kit Bag
  • ONE HANDED BIT LOADING: THE DCF885 has a 1/4 inches hex chuck and accepts 1 inches bit tips, Power Tool Type:Cordless
  • High Performance Motor: The DCD771 Delivers 300 Unit Watts out (Uwo) of Power Ability Completing a Wide Range of Applications
#5 Best Seller
Avid Power 20V MAX Lithium Ion Cordless Drill, Power Drill Set with 3/8 inches Keyless Chuck, Variable Speed, 16 Position and 22pcs Drill/Driver Bits
1,289 Reviews
Avid Power 20V MAX Lithium Ion Cordless Drill, Power Drill Set with 3/8 inches Keyless Chuck, Variable Speed, 16 Position and 22pcs Drill/Driver Bits
  • MULTIFUNCTIONAL BATTERY PACK: 20V 1.5Ah Lithium-ion battery pack with USB output compatible for phone charging and real-time capacity indicator
  • 15+1 POSITION CLUTCH: 15+1 torque settings provide precise control for driving in/out screws to prevent stripping, and drilling into wood, ceramics, drywall, plastics and even metal with ease. Max torque for drilling into wood 13/16”(20mm) or steel plate 3/8” (10mm).
  • ERGONOMIC DESIGN: Compact and lightweight design with superior motor minimizes fatigue in most daily screwing and drilling tasks; Rubber-covered handle provides a comfortable grip for being breezily operated in one hand.
  • EFFICIENT WORKING: A flexible shaft could be used in some places where driver bits are hard to reach; LED light illuminates dark working areas; Variable speed(0-550RPM)with electric brake function provides precise operation.
  • WHAT'S INCLUDED: 10pcs drill bits, 10pcs driver bits, an extension bar for sticking on fastener and a magnetic flexible shaft for hard-to-reach places, US based customer support
#6 Best Seller
Cordless Drill/Driver Kit, 48pcs Drill Set w/Lithium-Ion Battery Brushes Tape Measure - 12V Max Drill 280 In-lb Torque, 18+1 Metal Clutch, 3/8' Keyless Chuck, Built-in LED - Wood Bricks Walls Metal
551 Reviews
Cordless Drill/Driver Kit, 48pcs Drill Set w/Lithium-Ion Battery Brushes Tape Measure - 12V Max Drill 280 In-lb Torque, 18+1 Metal Clutch, 3/8" Keyless Chuck, Built-in LED - Wood Bricks Walls Metal
  • 【Proudly Present KIMO Li-ion Technology】For over 25 years, KIMO has grouped an engineering team that leads and shapes battery technology and portal power tools with a powerful portfolio of groundbreaking products and consumer-led innovation. Our 1,000-Charging Cycle Test guarantees that each KIMO battery is lighter, more powerful, and lives longer than others. No worries about dying batteries anymore. Go with KIMO, enjoy, and accomplish more than you ever expected.
  • 【3/8 Keyless Chuck & Forward/Reserve Control】Working with KIMO drill is pretty easy and straightforward. 3/8’’ keyless chuck provides an automatic spindle lock that enables one-hand changing with great accessory compatibility. The Forward/Reverse switch allows you to either screw or replace/remove bits on your purposes.
  • 【18+1 Clutch, 2-Variable Speed& 280In-lb Torque】Equipped with 2 in 1 working mode - driving and drilling, KIMO 12V Drill/Driver is your good partner to work around. 18 adjustable clutch settings with variable pressure trigger (2-speed: 0-350RPM,0-1350RPM) help complete a wide range of applications precisely. No matter it is household reconstruction, improvements, DIY handcrafts, or auto repairs, consider KIMO drill as a you CANNOT MISS everyday drill/driver.
  • 【Lightweight, Ergonomic Design & Front LED】The most compact (7-in from chuck to back) and lightweight (1.8-lb) drill/driver in 12V-class with amazing performance-to-weight ratio, minimizes fatigue in most daily jobs; Rubber-covered handle with ergonomic design provides maximum comfort grip for being breezily operated in one hand and less vibration; Trigger-activated LED light illuminates any enclosed work space.
  • 【48 Pcs Premium Accessories】Get your KIMO power tools and let us prepare any accessories you need, each 12V Drill/Driver Combo comes with 3-Drill Brush, in conjunction with the hammer drill can easily remove and clean stains; 1-Flexible Shaft; 3-Brad Point Drill Bits; 6-Twist Drill Bits; 33-Screwdriver Bits; 1-Carrying Bag; 1-Fast Charger; 1-Battery; and 1-Tape Measure.
#7 Best Seller
BLACK+DECKER 12V MAX Cordless Drill/Driver (BDCDD12C)
551 Reviews
BLACK+DECKER 12V MAX Cordless Drill/Driver (BDCDD12C)
  • Anti-slip soft grip
  • 11-position clutch
  • Compact & lightweight design
  • Chuck Size: 3/8" in; Chuck Type: Keyless; Clutch Setting: 11; Included Components: BDCDD12C Drill, (1) 12V MAX* Battery, (1) Battery Charger, (1) Double Ended Bit, User Manual
#8 Best Seller
PORTER-CABLE 20V MAX Cordless Drill Combo Kit and Impact Driver, 2-Tool (PCCK604L2)
  • 1/2 inch two speed drill/driver. High performance motor delivers 283 Units Watts Out and 0-350/0-1,500 RPM.
  • Compact design 8.25 inch long and 3.5 lbs. Drill features an ergonomic handle design, LED light and bit storage
  • 1/4 inch impact driver delivers 1450 in/lbs of torque, 0-2,800 RPM and 0-3,100 BPM. Quick load chuck for one handed bit changes.
  • Compact design 6.9" long and 3.3 lbs.Impact driver features an ergonomic handle, LED light and bit storage
  • 20V MAX 1.3 Ah lithium ion batteries included. Professional grade batteries deliver more runtime and are lighter weight than traditional NiCd batteries
#9 Best Seller
Cordless Drill Driver, GALAX PRO 20V Lithium Ion Power Drill with Work Light, Max Torque(20N.m), 3/8 inch Keyless Chuck, 19+1 Position, Single Speed (0-600RPM)- 1.3Ah Battery & Charger Included
93 Reviews
Cordless Drill Driver, GALAX PRO 20V Lithium Ion Power Drill with Work Light, Max Torque(20N.m), 3/8 inch Keyless Chuck, 19+1 Position, Single Speed (0-600RPM)- 1.3Ah Battery & Charger Included
  • KEYLESS CHUCK: This drill comes equipped with a 3/8” keyless chuck for fast and convenient bit installation or removal. Simply twist the chuck ring either direction to loosen or tighten the chuck and insert or remove the drill bit
  • 19+1 POSITION TORQUE RING: The power drill features 19+1 torque position clutch, 20N.m maximum torque, help you to choose the most suitable drilling force and precisely control the drilling size to meet your needs. Variable torque settings allow for maximum control and precise torque settings for any material- wood, metal, plastic and more
  • 20V MAX BATTERY: The Cordless Driver comes with a 1.3Ah Lithium Ion battery and a charger for extended run time. Indicator on the the front of the battery to display how many power left for less downtime on the job
  • ERGONOMIC DESIGN & CONVENIENCE: Soft rubber handle provides a comfortable grip for being breezily operated in one hand. Illumination LED light provides a bright work area during dark situation and the belt clip also allows you to take it with you even if you work high up
  • WHAT YOU GET: 1*GALAX PRO 95604 Cordless Drill, 1* 1.3A Battery, 1* Charger,1* Belt Clip, 2* Screwdriver bits, 3* Drilling Bits, 1* User Manual, 1* Warranty Card; 24 Months Warranty
#10 Best Seller
DEWALT 20V MAX Cordless Drill / Driver Kit, Brushless, 1/2-Inch (DCD791D2)
  • DEWALT brushless motor which delivers up to 57% more run time
  • (2) XR Li-Ion batteries with fuel gauge provide 33% more capacity
  • Compact, lightweight design for tight spaces
  • High speed transmission with 2-speed settings
  • 3-Mode LED lights with a spotlight mode

Check here if you want more great gift suggestions for your guy. Or here’s a link to another Husband Only lesson about Basic Tools for the DIY man.

Last update on 2020-04-08 at 08:24.

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