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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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The company recently moved to a 20,000 sq m state-of-the-art facility which represents the largest infrastructure investment ever made by a power tool company in the ME and represents the regional headquarters.
PFERD's new power tool line, designated as Section 209 in its expanded 2007 catalog, includes pneumatic grinders, electric grinders, flexible shaft machines, drives, accessories and hand pieces.
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When looking at power tool markets and suppliers on a global basis, a distinction has been drawn in the past between industrialized nations and developing countries.
Or reflect on designer Victor Papanek's observation--that the average power tool gets used only 30 minutes in a lifetime.
The main reason that power tool batteries go bad is they're run down too low before recharging.
* Check the switch on a power tool or garden appliance to make sure it is off before you plug it in.
Bosch is selling the ToolWatch Express product under the Digital Power Tool line of tools through its distribution network.
A 32-page catalog features rotary power tool accessories including burs, cutters, polishing wheels, diamond points, and abrasives used for hand grinding, deburring, sanding, cleaning, carving, buffing, and polishing.
Gains will also result from the introduction of new products, especially in the power tool segment.
"We also designed it like a housewares product giving it lines and colors you never see on a power tool. Then we put a Try Me feature on it, so the consumer can walk up to it and interact with it in the store--anything we could do to make it easier for the novice to approach."
The launch of the Kitchen Drawer Power Tool line during the International Housewares Show consisted of battery-operated power tools, such as screwdrivers and drills.