Dremel tools are some of the most versatile pieces of equipment you can have. But how do you know which one of the best Dremel tools is right for you? We did a lot of research to figure out what makes each one special and what kind of jobs each is best for. Then, we used that information to put together these Dremel tool reviews. First, let’s check out our Dremel buying guide to see the features you need to know.
Cordless: Some of these are battery powered, some run on AC power. Cordless Dremels are super portable and can be taken anywhere. And keep this in mind: a spare battery buys you a lot more time to work.
Pieces: All of these rotary tools come with multiple accessories, some with more than 35 different attachments! The number that you’ll see here includes the tool, any cases, and all the accessories that come with the kit.
Case: A case is a great thing to have, especially if you have a kit that has a lot of pieces with it. It’s the easiest way to keep your tool and all the accessories together in one place.
Power: The power these tools offer ranges quite a bit. Remember, some of these run on batteries and some don’t. Battery powered tools have less voltage than corded ones. In all, the power ranges from 6 to 120 volts.
Battery Type: You might be surprised to see that the battery powered Dremels use a variety of types. Some use rechargeable lithium ions or Ni-Cd batteries and one even uses standard AA batteries you can buy at the corner store.
Speeds: As far as speed goes, you’ll find just about everything you could want. This list includes tools that are 1 or 2 speeds only. You’ll also find variable speed products, too, which give you a lot of options.
What is the best Dremel tool to buy? Now that you’ve looked over our Dremel tool buying guide, let’s look get into our reviews to find out. If you don’t have a lot of time, start with our top and budget picks. They’re right at the top of our list and easy to find. Stick around to the end of our reviews if you can, all of these Dremel tools bring something special to the table. Okay, let’s get started!
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Kimberly Graf is a researcher and writer for GeekWrapped.com. She covers kitchen, cooking, and home products.
Article last updated on:
September 30, 2019