CRAFTSMAN V20 BRUSHLESS IMPACT DRIVER CMCF820 REVIEW
The Craftsman V20 is a new entry into the popular Craftsman line of products. The company claims that their latest product will provide a better user experience than its predecessors.
So far there are no reviews available from users or professionals who have used the product. However, the company has been very open with their development process and they have released several videos demonstrating how the product works. One such video was produced by a professional videographer named Jameson Burchard.
In this video, Jameson Burchard demonstrates how the Craftsman V20 works and gives some insight into what it does. You can watch the video here:
It is interesting to note that Jameson Burchard’s video was made before the product had even been released. There were many questions about the product at that time and he did not have answers.
In fact, he stated in one of his videos that he would only recommend using a tool if it worked flawlessly every single time! He also states in another video that “if I could give this tool zero stars, I would.” It is scary that a professional would hand a tool to a stranger that he later declares dangerous, but it happens all the time.
You can watch the video here:
The first thing you should know about the Craftsman V20 is that it only uses lithium ion batteries. The batteries are supposed to provide a long life span but they do have a limited number of charges before they begin losing their ability to store a charge.
These batteries are expensive and even though the product only requires two of them, you will probably need a second pair of batteries before you are through.
The hammer mechanism on the Craftsman V20 is also very interesting. The spring loaded hammer works very well for drilling holes but it does not do well with other jobs.
This is because the hammering motion tends to break things after a few uses. This problem gets worse when you try to use the hammer at full power. In the demonstration video, Jameson Burchard states that he had to stop using it because the hammer wouldn’t retract anymore.
The only positive thing about this product is that it looks really cool. The Craftsman V20 is a very appealing looking drill and it feels good in your hand.
It is also nice that the battery charges fast and holds its charge for a long time. You can even use it while it is plugged in which is great when you need to make a long hole. Unfortunately, this cool looking drill does not seem like it would be very useful in real life situations. If you want a really good drill, you would be better off buying a separate hammer drill and impact driver from two different manufacturers.
The Craftsman V20 is not a good choice for most people because it does not work the way it was supposed to. There are some people who like this drill, however, and they claim that it works well for them.
You can decide for yourself if you want to spend your money on this product or not.
One thing that is certain is the fact that this product will be in demand for many years to come. Craftsman has a great reputation for producing durable and reliable tools.
If you have ever needed a tool repaired or the battery changed then you know what I am talking about. You can always count on them to fix it for you even if you did not buy it from them!
You can buy this product online or in store. If you decide to buy it online, you can have it shipped to your home or you can pick it up at the closest Sears location to you.
If you do not own a car then you will have to find someone who is willing to drive you to the store because they do not offer any shipping options for in-store pick up orders.
Prices vary at Sears. Their Craftsman line is usually a little cheaper than other tool lines of theirs and this one would be priced in the medium range.
This means that it is not the most or least expensive product that they sell. You can probably find it cheaper somewhere else but you will not be able to test it before you buy it and you will certainly have to pay more for shipping.
This is how prices for this item typically break down:
On Sale $119 (Save $20)
Regular Price $139 (Save $40)
You can find savings of up to 40% at Sears on already low prices. You can also find coupons in the Sunday paper or online.
I usually look for these before I buy anything because you can really save a lot of money. I have even seen this drill for as little as $80, which is well below the normal savings of 30%.
This drill is pretty expensive and you can find better ones that are cheaper. If you want a powerful cordless impact drill and don’t mind the price then you can’t go wrong with this one.
If you want something cheaper that still does the job then you might want to look at some of the other options available to you. You can find a large selection of cordless drills online. You might even find a better one at Sears if you look hard enough.
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