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Thoughts on the new Brushless?


arcobb

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Hello everyone, I'm interested in thoughts on the new brushless compact drill/driver models. In particular are the electronics a week point in the life if the drills or will they hold up over time. I like the run time, however the brushes are not that big of a deal to replace where as the the circuit board may be prohibitive to replace if it goes? Or perhaps wait a generation for the brushless?

Thanks!

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their year old brushless impact is holding great. plus the controller for the brushless is covered with electronics epoxy to protect it from the outside nature (on left in picture)

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also, most modern electronics are covered in a thin layer of clear electronic epoxy...not everyone does this because it is an extra expense but i would guess in drills that are top brand and expensive, that also are used out doors...this would be a requirement (like the picture shows). of course, you are not going to use it under the rain. a car can be driven in the rain and with stand going over puddles...but big puddles..all scars may stall and burn something. cars have electronics too.

so in all, i think you should not even worry about the electronics. they will last a life time.

they also have a 90 day money back...and i believe two years on the drill/driver...not sure, watch this here...

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