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How to Mail Christmas Gifts

How to Mail Christmas Gifts. Many of us are clueless as to what to consider when mailing Christmas gifts. A good time to start thinking seriously about this process would be mid-November. You don’t need to mail the packages until … Continue reading

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How to Disinfect a Vacuum Cleaner

Just because a vacuum helps create a clean home doesn’t mean it doesn’t need cleaning, too. Your vacuum removes dirt, debris and other stain-causing substances from floors and furniture on a regular basis. Vacuumed debris may contain bacteria or mold, … Continue reading

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Difference Between Starter and Leisure Batteries Explained

Knowing the difference between a power tool¬†battery that starts an engine, and one that is meant to supply electricity over a long period of time without the benefit of a running engine, can save you a lot of otherwise wasted … Continue reading

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How to Dispose of NiMH Drill Batteries

An NiMH, or nickel-metal hydride cell battery, is a rechargeable Paslode cordless drill battery often found in electronic products, such as digital cameras, laptops, cell phones and toys. Once the NiMH batteries die, they should not be disposed of in … Continue reading

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Replace NiCad Batteries With Lithium Batteries

Replacing NiCad batteries with lithium Paslode cordless drill batteries can be as simple as popping out the old ones and putting in the new ones or as complicated as having a battery pack custom made for the job, depending on … Continue reading

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How to Repair a Jacobs Cordless Drill Chuck

The Jacobs chuck is the mechanical device on the tip of the drill that fastens all drill bits and extensions in place. Jacobs drill chucks are commonly used in high-powered electric drills. When your Jacobs chuck breaks, repairing the chuck … Continue reading

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Replace NiCad Tool Batteries With Lithium Drill Batteries

Replacing NiCad Bosch cordless drill ¬†battery with lithium batteries can be as simple as popping out the old ones and putting in the new ones or as complicated as having a battery pack custom made for the job, depending on … Continue reading

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What Is a Dewalt XRP

DeWalt XRP is a line of cordless tools that utilize high-capacity Lithium-Ion batteries. The DeWalt XRP line includes cordless drill/drivers and hammer drills. The XRP line was completely redesigned from its predecessors, for improved performance, longer run time between charges … Continue reading

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Learn to use a cord model and a cordless model drill.

Drills come in a few different styles. The most common we see are cord and cordless. Cord drills have a power cable and need to be plugged into a electrical source. Cordless uses a battery. If the Makita power tool … Continue reading

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Dead and dying cordless drill batteries

And Then There Were None All of my cordless drills were using Ni-Cd cordless drill batteries and like any rechargeable battery, you reach a point in time when the battery begins to lose the ability to hold a full charge, … Continue reading

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