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Old December 30th, 2013, 08:09 AM
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Originally Posted by chris snell View Post
I bought this one from Amazon the other day. It hasn't arrived yet but seems well-rated. Thought about a Snap-on or one of the McMaster units but I'm not doing enough rivets to justify that. http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...?ie=UTF8&psc=1
I have this and love it! After scratching my body redoing the window trim with a hand unit I went this route and am soooo glad I did

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Old December 30th, 2013, 10:11 AM
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Revisit. I have some gift cards after Christmas. Ron and Doug, what models did you guys have?
Craftsman, another gift from the girlfriend. She always gives me tools. Was skeptical @ first but have had 2 or 3 of these now its by far the best.
Snaps rivet shank first pull every time. I have had others that took 2 or 3 trigger pulls.
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Old December 30th, 2013, 03:51 PM
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I've got one of these, brilliant, does the job.

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Old December 31st, 2013, 03:23 PM
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This is the one I picked up that works with a cordless drill:


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