Our readers have been driving us crazy for reviewing the Dewalt DCD791D2 drill. This kit is one of Dewalts most popular drill.
But is it really worth the bucks? Is it worth the hype and fame? Or is it all just in the name? Read this Dewalt DCD791D2 review to find out!
Let's watch this video first to have a practical idea about it.
In the Bag
One of the best things of Dewalt DCD791D2 drill is that it is a complete kit with everything you need! You have no choosing or scouring or picking to do. Everything you will need comes neatly packed and organized for you. Less fuss and less hassle! You gotta love that.
And so far, we have seen all the things you'll get in the purchase. But since they are scattered all over our Dewalt DCD791D2 review, here’s a quick recap:
- DCD791D2 20V Max XR Brushless Compact Drill
- Two pieces of DCB203 - XR 2.0Ah Battery
- One Charger
- One Kit Box
- One Belt Hook
Features of Dewalt DCD791D2
If you want to find out if a particular power tool is going to fit your purpose or not, then look no further than its power details.
First of all, the Dewalt DCD791D2 compact drill driver is cordless. This in itself is a huge relief for people you need or have a tendency to move about while working. You are no retrained to the length of your cord.
The Dewalt DCD791D2 driver is run on batteries with a brushless motor which gives you 57% more runtime. It furthermore means more control and less unnecessary power drainage.
Now, speaking of control. You will be very happy to know that the Dewalt DCD791D2 compact drill driver offers you 2 different speed settings.
The first-speed setting is from 0 to 500 rpm, and the second-speed setting is from 0 to a whopping 2000 rpm. You can therefore control and adjust the speeds as per the requirement of your project. It gives you more control and is furthermore a great way to make sure to get to use one driver for maximum applications.
You know by now that the Dewalt DCD791D2 drill driver is battery operated. But what else do we know about the battery?
Well, first of all, the battery you get is an XR 2.0 Ah 20V lithium-ion. One of the reasons why users love the battery in this kit is because the battery has a fuel gauge provide 33% more capacity over your generic and standard battery packs.
And furthermore, the good news is that you do not get just 1, just 2 counts of batteries in the kit. This, therefore, means more usage and more runtime. You can use one while the other one charges, and vice versa.
Speaking of which, if there are batteries in the process, then you will of course also need a battery charger, right?
In the Dewalt DCD791D2 drill driver kit you will receive a 20V battery charger.
Construction of Dewalt DCD791D2
Build and Body
Our Dewalt DCD791D2 review can stress enough on the importance of a properly built power tool. This feature dictates your experience on user comfort and product durability. First of all, the Dewalt DCD791D2 driver is made from very high-quality materials.
Despite so, it is ridiculous lightweight at just 3.5 pounds, and furthermore very compact measuring in at 16.2 x 4.5 x 10.1 inches in dimensions. It is in fact so compact that it would make the ideal choice of a drill driver to use in small, tight places where you gigantic power tools can’t reach.
And to furthermore aid that, the driver also features 3-mode LED light system on its body, Makes working in dark, congested and unfavorable conditions heaps easier now doesn’t it? Oh, we almost forget to tell you that the LED light has this auto shut-off feature which will turn off the light on its own after 20 minutes of inactivity. Pretty smart and keeps the battery safe.
Then you have the very handy dandy belt hook on the body of the driver tool. This makes hanging the power tool so much easier, and you can furthermore carry the driver on a tool belt thanks to it.
Nothing makes us happier and giddier than Dewalt tool bags and boxes. Those things last.
And the good news is that you will be receiving one with the Dewalt DCD791d2 kit as well. It is a hard case box. Keep everything safe and organized. It is furthermore the perfect box to travel with too!
Dewalt offers some of the most kickass warranties in the power tool market. One of the many reasons we love this company and its products.
And with the Dewalt DCD791d2 drill driver kit, this tradition has kept alive once again. You'll get a whopping 3-year limited warranty upon purchase on the Dewalt DCD791d2 drill driver kit. We have no complaints.
- Lightweight and compact.
- Excellent brushless motor.
- 2-speed settings.
- 3-mode LED light with auto shut-off.
- Belt hook.
- Outstanding battery life.
- Includes 2 batteries.
- Comes in a hard, kit box.
- 3-year limited warranty.
- Shortest barrel length.
- Loose chuck.
- Bits tend to fall off.
Frequently Asked Question
Ques: Do all the 20v Dewalt batteries fit this drill?
Ans: Yes, all of them!
Ques: What is the power input of its battery charger?
Answer: For regular USA, it is 110 -115 V.
Ques: Is this a variable speed drill?
Ans: Yes, it is.
Ques: Will this brushless drill work with 220v?
Ans: It won't.
Ques: Does this drill come with the bits?
Ans: No, it doesn't. You will need to purchase bits separately.
Ques: What kind of warranty does this drill come with?
Ans: This drill come with 1-year of free maintenance, 3-year limited warranty and 30-day money back guarantee.
Ques: Can this 20V drill into cement to put in wedge anchor?
Ans: Yes, But it will be much better buying a hammer drill(like Makita XPH012 or Makita XPH102) for that.
The Dewalt DCD791d2 drill kit is worth a second look. A wobbly chuck is definitely a flaw to us and to anyone who will use it. Having said that, no power tools are perfect and, in a way, this drill is giving us the best in value compared to the price we are paying for it. Yes, it will need some work and patience on your part with the chuck, but once you fix that, it’s all good to go.
This is our Dewalt DCD791d2 review for you today. We tried to cover everything about the drill in this Dewalt DCD791d2 review.
Accessories for DeWalt DCD791D2
DEWALT DW1354 14-Piece Titanium Drill Bit Set - Best Drill Bit Set
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Pilot Point Twist Drill Bit Assortment (16-Piece)
[aawp box="B0000E6UE1" description="You'll get 16-piece Pilot Point twist drill bit assortment that comes with pilot point tips. In this set you'll get two 1/16-inch, one 5/64-inch, one 3/32-inch, one 7/64-inch, one 1/8-inch, one 9/64-inch, one 5/32-inch, and one 11/64-inch split point drill bits and one 3/16-inch, one 13/64-inch, one 7/32-inch, one 1/4-inch, one 5/16-inch, one 3/8-inch, and one 1/2-inch pilot point drill bits."]
DEWALT DW1263 Cobalt Pilot Point Drill Bit Set (14-Piece)
[aawp box="B00004RGVZ" description="In this set, the heavy-duty case that includes two 1/16-, two 3/32-, and two 1/8-inch commonly used bits, and one bit in 5/64, 7/64, 9/64, 5/32, 3/16, 7/32, 1/4 and 5/16-inch sizes suitable for many kinds of applications."]
It's time to finish the review. This drill is honestly better than most others out there. With its power, battery life it is surely worth buying.
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