Porter-Cable’s PC218IDC-2 18-volt NiCd drill/impact driver 2-tool kit features the PC1801D drill/driver and the PC1801ID impact driver, a combination that provides high-performance motors backed by rich features sets designed to cover a wide range of tasks. This versatility makes this kit an ideal set for contractors, electricians, construction workers, and home DIY enthusiasts with larger projects.
NiCd 2-Tool Kit
At a Glance:
Drill specifications: 440 inch-pounds torque, 0-350, 0-1,400 rpm
Impact driver specifications: 1,600 inch-pounds torque, 0-2,900 rpm, 0-2,800 bpm
32-position drill clutch for drilling a wide range of screw sizes
Durable all-metal single-sleeve 1/2-inch drill chuck
Porter-Cable’s PC218IDC-2 18-volt NiCd 2-tool kit has a high performance drill/driver and an impact driver with serious torque (view larger). Performance and Power Combined
Porter-Cable’s PC218IDC-2 18-volt NiCd drill/impact driver 2-tool kit revels in power and performance, starting with the drill/driver’s high-performance motor and sturdy gearbox, which deliver up to 440 inch-pounds of torque. Its 32-position clutch assures that reliable torque is in evidence, making it possible to drive a wide array of screw sizes. While the kit’s impact driver is ideal for fastening in smaller or cramped spaces, thanks to its relatively small size, this doesn’t equal a reduction in power, as it delivers 1,600 inch-pounds of torque while still minimizing the kickback delivered.
A Host of Helpful Features
The impact driver in Porter-Cable’s PC218IDC-2 2-tool kit has a rapid-release 1/4-inch hex chuck that means reduced time to job completion, while the drill/driver’s 1/2-inch all-metal chuck provides a high level of bit retention and stability. Also, the impact driver delivers quick and reliable cutting thanks to its variable speed trigger.
Dimensions and Warranty
Porter-Cable’s PC218IDC-2 2-tool kit’s drill/driver is 9-inches in length and weighs 5.1 pounds and the impact driver measures 6-1/2 inches and weighs 2.6 pounds. The kit comes with a 3-year limited warranty, a 1-year free service contract, and a 90 day money back guarantee.
At the forefront of technological advances for over 95 years, Porter-Cable has introduced such noteworthy products as the world’s first portable belt sander in 1926 and the first right-hand, helical-gear circular saw in 1929. This passion for progress flows through every product Porter-Cable offers. Their product line is the result of a dedicated team of researchers and engineers listening to what tool users have to say, constantly looking for ways to improve existing tools and dream up new ones. The company designs, manufactures, and distributes electric and cordless power tools, pneumatic tools and compressors, pressure washers, generators and related accessories for the professional woodworking, commercial/residential construction, plumbing, and electrical markets.
What’s in the Box
The PC218IDC-2 includes one PC1801D drill/driver, one PC1801ID impact driver, two PC18B niCad batteries, one PCC480N niCad charger, one storage bag, one double ended bit, and one #2-PH screwdriver bit.
Porter-Cable’s PC218IDC-2 18-volt NiCd 2-tool kit includes a drill/driver and an impact driver that have high performance motors, loads of features, and high max torque (click each to enlarge).Drill/Driver has 2-speed gearbox for tough jobs: High gear provides faster rpm for fast drilling, while low gear offers high torque for heavy duty screwdriving applications