power tool


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power tool

n
(Tools) a tool powered by electricity
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.power tool - a tool driven by a motorpower tool - a tool driven by a motor    
polisher, buffer - a power tool used to buff surfaces
burr - rotary file for smoothing rough edges left on a workpiece
drum sander, electric sander, sander, smoother - a power tool used for sanding wood; an endless loop of sandpaper is moved at high speed by an electric motor
power hammer, hammer - a power tool for drilling rocks
machine - any mechanical or electrical device that transmits or modifies energy to perform or assist in the performance of human tasks
planer, planing machine, plane - a power tool for smoothing or shaping wood
power drill - a power tool for drilling holes into hard materials
power saw, sawing machine, saw - a power tool for cutting wood
router - a power tool with a shaped cutter; used in carpentry for cutting grooves
stamping machine, stamper - a power tool that stamps; "a metal stamper"
tool - an implement used in the practice of a vocation
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Additionally, Chinese vendors offering products at competitive prices as compared to other power tool vendors has boosted the sales of power tools.
If a corded power tool stops working, changing the fuse is the first thing to try (after checking that the plug hasn't come out of the socket
Whenever you''re using an extension lead or corded power tool, make sure the lead is uncoiled because it could overheat if there are knots in it.
The second Silverline Power Tool Drag Race is open to all - DIY enthusiasts, builders, boffins, engineering students, hardware retailers, families, children, mums and dads.
The scope of usage is so broad and diverse that aggregate macroeconomic outlook and prospects for gross fixed investment within a country are the fundamental determinants of power tool demand.
Unfortunately that means it's also the time that local Accident and Emergency departments brace themselves for a stream of walking wounded who have tangled with a power tool, splashed themselves with solvents or hammered nails into their thumbs.
Gains will also result from the introduction of new products, especially in the power tool segment.
The literature describes how the company helped create a power tool with a TPE alloy from the Versaflex TPE alloy line.
And from the small Stuttgart, Germany, factory where the power tool industry was born in 1895, many "firsts' were to follow.
The poll of 1000 people was carried out for DIY chain B&Q, who have taken things a step further by appointing a woman, Sue Howitt, as one of their power tool buyers.
DIY store giant B&Q, which commissioned the survey, has a woman power tool buyer, Sue Howitt.
Last year's carnage, according to Underwriters Laboratories: Roughly 60,000 lawn mower-related injuries, 145,000 ``ladder mishaps,'' and 35,000 assorted power tool accidents.