Get More Power with a Drill & Impact Driver Combo

By Martin Schneider, dealnews contributor

For the handyman, nothing beats a new set of tools. We found deals on an assortment of drivers and drills, and a wet/dry vac all for pick-up at your local Ace Hardware, Home Depot, and True Value. Don't ya think these tools also make for great Father's Day gifts?

  1. HDX 65-Piece Screwdriver Set
    Store: Home Depot
    Price: $9.88 with in-store pickup
    Lowest By: At least $45

    Is It Worth It?: Even the most casual tinkerer knows that a good set of screwdrivers is essential for navigating loose hinges, drains, valves, furniture fittings, and computer components. With this 65-piece set you'll never have to wonder if you've got the right size flathead: it includes a 15-piece screwdriver, 4-piece precision screwdriver, 1-piece ratcheting screwdriver, 1-piece 2" extension bar, and 9-piece 1/4" drive socket.

  2. Irwin 8-Piece Speedbor Woodboring Bit Set
    Store: Ace Hardware
    Price: $9.99 with in-store pickup
    Lowest By: $10
    Expires: June 30

    Is It Worth It?: These woodboring drill bits are extremely useful and can assist in dozens of jobs. The extra tips on the blade paddle help provide a clean, fast cut with virtually no finish sanding required. This set includes bits from 3/8" to 1-1/2".

  3. Ryobi ONE+ 18-Volt Lithium-Ion Drill and Impact Driver Combo Kit
    Store: Home Depot
    Price: $94 via coupon code "HDDAD5" with in-store pickup
    Lowest By: $35
    Expires: June 12

    Is It Worth It?: Once in your life, maybe twice, you find yourself investing in a really good drill set that can withstand a lot of use: this Ryobi drill and impact driver combo kit is your ticket. Its combined power is maintained by two long-lasting batteries, to boot. The compact drill has a 24-position clutch and 2-speed gear box, and the impact driver boasts 1,500 inch-lbs. of torque.

  4. Master Mechanic 12-Volt Cordless Drill
    Store: True Value
    Price: $19.99 with in-store pickup
    Lowest By: $26

    Is It Worth It?: This Master 12-volt drill is be perfect for everyday needs. It'll help you tackle all kinds of jobs ranging from plumbing and general construction to electrical jobs and finish carpentry. It features an electric brake, 0-550 rpm rotation, and one 12-volt battery.

  5. Shop-Vac 1-Gallon Wall-Mounted Wet/Dry Mini Vacuum
    Store: True Value
    Price: $19.99 with in-store pickup
    Lowest By: $15

    Is It Worth It?: If your dad likes to putter in the garden or sometimes works with concrete or wood, this 1-gallon wet/dry vac is a toolshed essential. It doesn't take up much space, but it can sure clean up a mess. It features a 1HP motor, 4-foot hose, gulper nozzle, and wall mount bracket.

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