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Paslode Cordless Finish nailer(s)
Hilti Laser tape
Hilti Laser line level
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Old 03-10-2009, 09:33 PM  
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Wow great idea for a post!

1) dewalt dw084 5 beam laser

2) cordless impact any brand other than ridgid

3) 5 in screwdriver

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1. Impact driver--my life got so much happier when I got this!

2. GOOD circular saw--I suffered for 2 years with the POS that I had before, got a new milwaukee a couple of months ago and can't believe I didn't get it sooner

3. Wooster extra firm 2-1/2" angled brush, I can't seem to cut a straight line without it
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one word.. Multi-master...... or is that 2 words?
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1-Festool ts 75 or ts 55
2-Fein multimaster
3-t-jak
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4- bowrench
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Two very right hands and one cogitative head
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It depends on what kind of work I'm doing

framing
wormdrive
Ti-bone
Nailgun

Log work
MS170 chainsaw
4 1/2" grinder
2" chisel
Fien Multimaster

Finish
Fien multimaster
Ink line
Hitachi finish guns (that have the air nozzle)
Scraper/prybar

Structural insulated panels
Wormdrive
Nailgun
cordless glue gun
4 1/2" grinder
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Got you all beat... cant do a job with out these



















tape measure, pencil
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Wow great idea for a post!

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yeah, it just came to me...



wormdrive sawr
Bosch pocket driver
Craig pocket hole kit
2P-10 adhesive
digital camera
collins coping foot / Bosch jig saw
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one word.. Multi-master...... or is that 2 words?

how did I forget that?
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1. Impact driver--my life got so much happier when I got this!
I knew this would be someones number 1... If it came down to again I don't think I would buy a cordless impact.
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Three things blanket coverage.
1 Cordless
2 Pnuematic
3 Internal combustion
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I knew this would be someones number 1... If it came down to again I don't think I would buy a cordless impact.

why is that?
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You musta bought the ridgid. Dude try again I can't live without my impacts. Currently own 6 counting the ridgid
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Ridgid doesn't count!
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Old 03-10-2009, 10:06 PM  
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Ridgid was my second one. first was a 12v black and decker from lowes clearance for 22 bucks. I still own it and use it quite a bit. Ridgid has been rebuilt 2 times but still sounds like its dead and smells like crap and works like crap
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I forgot about the impacts, they could be added to any of my lists.
Dewalt 18v and Bosch PS40. I just wish I had more drill bits with the 1/4" hex drive on them, cause that's the only time I use my cordless drill.
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as I recall, RobertCDF's 18v selection is rigid...

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