General Tools Precision 3-Volt 1/8” Cordless Screwdriver ,Lowe's, sale ,$5.98

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07-17-2011 05:45 AM

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General Tools & Instruments 3-Volt 1/8” Cordless Screwdriver ,Lowe's, sale ,$5.98

I found the General Tools & Instruments 3-Volt 1/8” Cordless Screwdriver ,at the ToolSource also ,it is $20.25, Here is some info ,and it has good reviews on , and they say it has good torque

General’s Cordless Power Precision Screwdriver is ideal for ultra-delicate applications such as computer and electronics repair, hobbies and crafts. The 100+ RPM motor features forward and reverse controls, and the quick-change chuck allows for effortless swapping between 1/8” Slotted, Phillips and Torx bits. An ergonomic handle design provides multiple grip positions to accommodate a variety of working situations.

•Cordless Precision Screwdriver
•10+ hours of power
•100+ RPM motor with forward and reverse controls
•Super-torque drive
•Quick-change chuck
•Ergonomic design allows for various comfortable grips
•Precision bit assortment (1/8” drive)
•Phillips: #1, #0
•Slotted: 1/16”, 1/8”
•Torx: T5, T6
•Electronics repair
•Computer & printer repair
•Office equipment repair
•Small appliances repair
•Model building
•Watch & jewelry repair
•Voltage: 3V DC (2 x AAA size battery)
•No load speed: 103 RPM (± 10%) max
•Torque: ~2.43 in/lb (± 10%)
•Net weight: 68g (2.4oz) (including batteries)
•Batteries included: 2 x AAA
•1 year warranty
Motor Specifications
•Rated Voltage: 3.0 VDC
•Reduction Ratio: 298:1
•Operating Voltage Range: 1.5 ~ 3.0 VDC
•No Load Speed: 103 rpm/im ± 5 rpm
•No Load Current: 125 mA
•Max. No Load Current: 175 mA Max
•Rated Load: 3 / 0.306 mNm
•Rated Load Speed: 89 r/min ± 5 rpm
•Rated Load Current: 502 mA
•Max. Rated Load Current: 540 mA Max
•Max. Rated Torque: 900 / 91.84 mNm
•Max. Stall Current: 3.0 A Max
•Max. Stall Torque: 3500 / 357.143 mNm
•Starting Voltage: 1.5 VDC
•Starting Current: 590 mA
•Rated Load Output: 2.628 W
•Efficiency: 66.83%
•Resistance: 0.8Ω
•Operating Temperature: -10°C ~ + 40°C

-- E J ------- Always Keep a Firm Grip on Your Tool

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Joe Lyddon

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#1 posted 07-17-2011 07:40 AM

Looks like a nice lil tool… if you use one that small a lot… I wouldn’t need it… don’t need it that much…
Thanks for the information… Nice FIND!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#2 posted 07-17-2011 07:51 AM

Yes, $5.98 IS a really good buy. Would be great for changing out unbreakable nylon switch and receptacle plates. Thanks for the link / tip.

$16.99 on Ebay

$15.97 @ Amazon 3.5 stars 20 reviews

-- If you're going to stir the pot, think BIG spoon or SMALL boat paddle. David Grimes, Georgia

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#3 posted 07-17-2011 02:58 PM

Thanks E J….. just shows how we get ripped off all the time.

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