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mr.mindless

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Re: Dewalt!
« Reply #15 on: August 08, 2022, 10:03:24 PM »
Jake was saying they have a smaller frame 1/4” impact that’s the same power as the ones we’ve been using. Doubt I’d upgrade to it but be nice for the next one. I’d take a smaller diameter over a shorter housing on the 1/4” drive personally. My most used power tool by far.

They’re coming out with a bigger chainsaw in the 60v too, and now have a 15ah 60v battery too. Thing is huge. I think he said the saw is supposed
To be like 4 horse and a 22” bar
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Re: Dewalt!
« Reply #16 on: August 17, 2022, 11:51:05 PM »
Takes some getting used to for final torque feel without switching to another handheld 3/8 drive but I’m loving this tool. It’s strong!
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Re: Dewalt!
« Reply #17 on: August 24, 2022, 12:14:11 PM »
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hd7PFxvptBk TTC's test of the new DCF900.

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Re: Dewalt!
« Reply #18 on: August 24, 2022, 12:54:56 PM »
take my money!

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Re: Dewalt!
« Reply #19 on: August 27, 2022, 11:24:32 PM »
placed an 830$ order to ACME tools, see if they show up next week

ordered two DCf900s one bare and one kit with two 5ah batteries,charger,bag

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Re: Dewalt!
« Reply #20 on: August 30, 2022, 09:17:04 AM »
fedex says tomorrow whoo

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Re: Dewalt!
« Reply #21 on: August 31, 2022, 09:52:37 PM »
came in today.  very happy with them.  they rock.  hoping the button vs switch lasts otherwise looks great. 

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Re: Dewalt!
« Reply #22 on: September 02, 2022, 11:30:54 PM »
two days in the shop, this new 900 rocks.  acts like my 899 on level 2.  its a beast. 


ACME tools sent me a 10% coupon for another order, was all excited to grab some more, but them noticed it expired the day my first order was delivered.  little shady! 

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Dewalt!
« Reply #23 on: September 20, 2022, 08:52:40 PM »
My damn quarter drive impact just died. DCF887

The power level switch was acting up earlier today, all settings were 1. And now it’s just dead.

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Re: Dewalt!
« Reply #24 on: September 20, 2022, 09:14:14 PM »
Hmm, interesting.  i own 3 of those and beat the snot out of them with no issues for like 8 years


my other one thats a 3/8" square drive with no speed selection, the rubber is shot and falling off but its still hitting great

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Re: Dewalt!
« Reply #25 on: September 20, 2022, 09:58:00 PM »
I think it’s well past warranty if I could even figure out when I bought it. I’ll open it up next week and hope for an easy bad wire on that switch or the trigger.

No light coming on either. Same on a couple good batteries. A little rough treatment did nothing.
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