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shawntroy1971 06-21-2012 01:32 PM

power tools invention
 
when were power tools invented?

Maintenance 6 06-21-2012 02:58 PM

Depends on what you're using to power them. Water powered mills have existed in one form or another for a couple thousand years. Horse powered equipment too. Wind powered mills since the medieval times.

tony.g 06-22-2012 03:19 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by shawntroy1971 (Post 948444)
when were power tools invented?


October 8th 1937

kwikfishron 06-22-2012 03:49 PM

http://www.history.com/shows/modern-...st-power-tools

DangerMouse 06-22-2012 04:02 PM

I feel like we're being asked to do someone's homework here.....

2+2=22

DM

hand drive 06-23-2012 10:52 AM

I worked with a guy who used/tested the first sawzall in the 70's. he said it was 20 some pounds and all aluminum, heavy duty.


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