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Default Cordless Impact Drill

On 03/06/2021 17:12, John Rumm wrote:
On 03/06/2021 15:31, Fredxx wrote:
On 03/06/2021 15:26, GB wrote:
On 03/06/2021 14:07, John Rumm wrote:
On 03/06/2021 11:54, Roy Lefley wrote:
I am trying to locate a replacement battery for my¬* Cordless impact
drill 24 v battery. drill PCD-24001. S/n 0601367a/2006. Any help
appreciated. R Lefley


Powercraft seem to have been made by Ferm. Is it this one:

http://doc.ferm.com/Servotool/docume...%200405-25.pdf


They might be able to supply batteries:

https://ferm-diy.com/en/catalogsearc...tery+pcd+24001





It's annoying to throw away a perfectly good drill, but is it
realistic to spend say £30-40 on a new Ni-Cd battery or re-celling
the old one?


I bought some re-celled ones on eBay. I doubt I could have re-celled
one for same price.


or with the same (lack of) quality of cells probably... :-)


My experience may not be typical.

I have bought some cells to re-celled a couple of batteries and I've
bought re-celled ones. The faff is one thing, but the bought re-celled
batteries are still going strong, whereas I was disappointed with my own
attempt.

YMMV