DEWALT 20V Max 7 1/4″ Sliding Miter Saw | Preview

DEWALT Launches New 20V MAX* Lithium Ion 7 1/4 Inch Sliding Miter Saw Complete carpentry work with the convenience of cordless and the power of DEWALT Towson, MD (April  2015) – DEWALT announces the new, cordless 20V MAX* Lithium Ion 7 1/4 Inch Sliding Miter Saw (DCS361). The DCS361 offers portability and convenience, optimized for […]

ACDelco ARS1207 Headlight Restoration Kit | Review

ACDelco ARS1207 3″ Mini Polisher Call this the little polisher that could! We first saw it at the SEMA show in 2012 and it made a great first impression. You can see that preview HERE. We recently had a chance to test it out for ourselves and came away even bigger believers than before. Granted, […]

Festool Track Saw | TS 55 REQ Review

Festool TS 55 REQ Track Saw There’s no doubt that the name Festool is synonymous with quality and precision. We took the TS 55 REQ for a test drive and liked what we found. With a little set-up, the saw gives precise results when you’re tackling sheet goods. TEST

Haiku Garage Series Lights by Big Ass Fans – Review

LED Garage (Shop) Lights Deserving of the Big Ass Name My shop is my garage. It’s where I work on projects for my house, and it’s where I test the products that I review for Tool Skool. For quite some time, I’ve thought about upgrading the lighting in my garage / shop. Big Ass Fan’s […]

Craftsman Extreme Grip Holiday Gift Guide

Black Friday Prices on Craftsman Tools Throughout all of November It’s the most wonderful time of the year! At least it can be if you have the right gifts to give, and have your house ready for the holiday parties. And you can do both of those things, plus assemble those hard to put-together gifts […]

Milwaukee M18 3-1/4″ Planer | Preview

M18 3-1/4″ Cordless Planer So, I got to try this planer out for all of about 5 minutes at the Milwaukee Media Event this year. What I can tell you is that it feel solid and has a nice weight and balance to it, it’s powered by your collection of M18 batteries, and it has […]

DEWALT 20V Max Brushless Impact Wrench | Preview

DEWALT Launches New 20V MAX* Brushless High Torque Impact Wrenches Three new impact wrenches are ideal for automotive, heavy equipment, and utility install/repair work Towson, MD (May 2015) – DEWALT introduces three new 20V MAX* Brushless High Torque Impact Wrenches. The impact wrenches are available in 1/2 Inch (DCF899) hog ring or detent pin anvils, […]

Milwaukee HVAC & Insulation Knives | Preview

Milwaukee Insulation Knives for Tradesmen Milwaukee is widening their family of tools to include new knives designed specifically for HVAC and ducting contractors. The new knives will be available this year and it’s obvious that a lot of R&D went into the tools. Milwaukee Tool’s Derek Rose gave us the rundown on the family of […]

Milwaukee Copper Tubing Cutters | Preview

Tubing Cutters – Improved! Sometimes it’s the simple things that give the biggest return on investment. Actually, it’s more often than not the case. We tend to over-think a lot of stuff these days. It’s nice to see some useful, but simple improvements made to a tool that has been largely left alone for many […]

Milwaukee Cheater Pipe Wrench | Preview

The Cheater You’ll Want To Keep Why are divorces so expensive? Because they’re worth it. That goes for plumbers, as well. It’s a nasty smelly job in most cases, so any tool that makes it easier – we’re all for it! That’s what Milwaukee’s Cheater Pipe Wrench aims to do – combining 4 tools into […]