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Other stories by Chris Kennel

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    About a year ago I tested nine 18-volt impact drivers. Since then, a few new models — Bosch's 25618-02, Makita's BTD 144, and Milwaukee's 2650-20 — have come on the market.

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    A high-quality angle grinder makes quick work of intricate copes in hardwood crown.

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