Do you want to remove rust without using any powerful chemicals? Make a hole in your wall to run cables through? Buff something until you can see your own face in it? If so, you might be interested in buying a rotary tool. There are a million reasons to own one! With a steady hand and a little practice, you can engrave just about anything you like, plus they’re also great for small tasks like polishing or detailed cutting.
To help you come to a decision, we’ve found some of the very best products on the market and reviewed them. This means that you can spend less time researching and more time on the exciting stuff – the hard part isn’t finding a tool to buy, it’s trying to stop yourself reaching for it after you do.
Best Rotary Tool 2017 – Comparison Table
In the table below, you’ll find the name of each product we’ll be discussing, as well as its speeds. Every tool in this list has a variable speed, but that’s only a small part of what makes them great. Make sure to read the full reviews before you make a decision!
|WEN 2305 Rotary Tool Kit||8,000 – 30,000 RPM|
|Black & Decker RTX-B 3-Speed RTX Rotary Tool Kit||12,000 or 24,000 or 30,000|
|Dremel 8050-N/18 Micro Rotary Tool Kit||5,000 – 28,000 RPM|
|Dremel 4000-2/30 Rotary Tool Kit||5,000 – 35,000 RPM|
Now that you’ve gotten an idea as to the quality of the products we recommend, let’s take a closer look at each of them in turn. We’re going to be talking about the strengths and weaknesses that each tool has and finding the person it’s best suited to. Let’s begin with the least expensive product, the WEN 2305 Rotary Tool Kit.