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Another tool thread

There has been quite a bit of discussion in some other threads about tool storage, makeup of toolkits etc. I'd like to pose a new one;

If you could only have ONE power tool, what would it be?

Please note: while I'm putting this out as a sort of opinion poll, there is in fact one correct answer - I'm curious how many have found it. I got lucky and was told about it when I was just starting to collect my tools - it has always proven to be right.

I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.
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It'd have to be a cordless drill.

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It'd have to be a cordless drill.
BZZZZZT. Wrong.

I, myself, personally intend to continue being outspoken and opinionated, intolerant of all fanatics, fools and ignoramuses, deeply suspicious of all those who have "found the answer" and on my bad days, downright rude.
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A dremel tool made it into my tool bag two years ago and now I don't leave home without it (along with several pounds of other tools including cordless drill)

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"If you could only have ONE power tool, what would it be?"

One spool of detonex (primer cord) please. (WEG)

Now, that's a power tool.

Although I have to admit i was impressed the first time I saw a B&D Firestorm drill. The drills themselves are just "consumer" grade and I'm way happier with "commercial" grade tools, but the way that the whole chuck snaps off--with the drill bit still in it--to reveal a screwdriver bit, so you can drill-screw-drill-screw without messing around with the chuck, that's nice.
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Right angle cordless drill

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