Drills and Drivers
Ridgid's 18-volt Pulse Impact Driver uses an oil-pulse hydraulic pump to power its high-torque impact function. Ryobi has a similar tool.
Ridgid's 12-volt palm impact driver operates when you press down on the tool against a fastener: It automatically engages the motor.
WOOD Tools Editor Bob Hunter demonstrates how the Shop Fox drill press converts to an oscillating spindle sander.
Here's a quick-fix jig that will come in handy the next time you need to bore a vertical hole in the end of a long workpiece.
The original cordless drills.
I used to dread using my adjustable circle cutter until I devised this simple fixture.