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Posted: 6/4/2003 9:09:58 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 6/4/2003 11:35:11 AM EDT by Zaphod]
You've all heard of the "You might be a gun nut if..." list, right? Well, I was doing some yard work this weekend when I suddenly realized I was a lost-case gun nut (as if that's a bad thing [:D]). You know you're a gun nut if: You practice proper barrel, trigger, and magazine-swapping discipline when using a cordless drill. [img]http://www.makita.com/res_cordless/images/9_6_volt_cordless/6226dwe_l.jpg[/img] Yeah, baby! Edited to reflect the type of drill I actually use. It's not an exact match, but close enough. I sure do want one of those high-powered, drill-through-kevlar-and-armor, hi-capacity, post-ban assault DeWalts, though!
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 9:13:36 AM EDT
guilty as charged [:D]
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 9:40:27 AM EDT
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 10:03:13 AM EDT
Whoa, me too!!![:D]
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 10:06:22 AM EDT
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 10:11:42 AM EDT
you weenie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! no hammer drill? what if you want to "assault" some masonry?
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 10:15:54 AM EDT
No bayo lug?
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 10:47:53 AM EDT
Originally Posted By 7IDL: guilty as charged [:D]
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me too! Also utilize the High Speed Low Drag Paslode Nail Guns. They rock.
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 11:03:54 AM EDT
You guys are all geeks, and need lots of help![:D]
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 11:12:19 AM EDT
dito
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 11:21:52 AM EDT
[lol] I KNEW I'd find fellow gun nuts in here!
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 11:25:16 AM EDT
I just got one of those when I moved, because putting my desk together was a PITA without one. I did notice I'd keep my finger off the trigger, and kept it pointed down while I wasn't drilling away with it!
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 11:28:21 AM EDT
Hell, I find myself even holding it with both hands, barrel down, SMG-style, when stooping over to get where I'm going. My wife thinks I'm [whacko] Guilty as charged! [:D]
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 11:30:02 AM EDT
If it's a 3/8" chuck, it's lame. Gotta be 1/2". [img]http://www.shop-for-cordless-drills.com/images/Milwaukee/pistolgrip_hammerdrill_2bat14v.jpg[/img] and... [img]http://www.hitachi-koki.com/powertools/products/drill/images/ds14dv.jpg[/img] The Hitachi, I've had for years. Best drill I ever bought. I wear it in a tactical thigh-rig holster.[:)]
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 11:30:24 AM EDT
yup thats me
Link Posted: 6/4/2003 11:36:27 AM EDT
Me too, basically when I handle anything with a mechnaism similar to a trigger I handle it like a firearm.
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