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 […]

Bosch FL12 LED Flashlight | Preview

Bosch expands 12V Max Line with FL12 LED Flashlight Let there be light – and lots of it! Mt. Prospect, Ill., November, 2014 – The introduction of the new Bosch FL12 LED Flashlight guarantees more light on the job than ever before. With 10 high-intensity LED lights, five methods of hands-free tool positioning and more […]

DEWALT 8V Max DCL023 Worklight Review

DEWALT 8V Max Worklight Makes 3 A Flashlight is a logical choice to the 8V Max Lineup DEWALT introduced the 8V Max Gyroscopic Screwdriver over a year ago. And then they added another version of the tool with a conduit reamer shortly after that.   We all assumed that that would launch a full line of […]

Extreme Beam OSR-800 LED Headlamp

Extreme Beam OSR-800 Headlamp Review Extreme Beam’s OSR-800 is marketed primarily as an LED Headlamp designed for use during camping, hiking, and other outdoor expeditions, but it’s really an all-around utility headlamp flashlight that’s right at home in your tool box or glove box. OSR-800 Features Right out of the package, the OSR-800 is easy […]

Coast HP7R & HP5R Rechargeable Flashlights

Coast HP7R Rechargeable Flashlight The Coast booth at the National Hardware Show was full of more great gear and some very cool rechargeable flashlights. The HP7R and HP5R, it’s younger sibling, have multiple charging options the legendary Coast bright-as-the-sun beam. OK, that’s a slight exaggeration, but their LED beams are pretty incredible. If you’ve never […]

Milwaukee M12 LED Stick Light – Video Preview

Milwaukee M12 LED Stick Light Preview We are fortunate enough to be invited to different events to preview new tools, either before they are on the market, or right after they’ve been released.  At this year’s Milwaukee 2013 Media Preview, there were literally dozens of things to see, and while we won’t be able to […]

Eton FRX3 Weather Alert Radio

Eton Weather Radio FRX3 – CES 2013 Weather is unpredictable. That is an understatement and the main reason it’s a good idea to have at least one (if not several) weather radios in your shop, home, or office. At the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, we had the chance to look at Eton’s […]

Pelican Gesture Activated LED Headlamp

Pelican 2720 LED Headlight Review You can never be too rich, too thin, or have too many flashlights – words to live by. The Pelican 2720 LED Headlight is one you should consider adding to your collection, thanks to a couple of really cool features that we’ll get to in a moment. LED Headlamp Features […]

Craftsman LED Lighted Pliers – Tool Box Worthy?

Craftsman LED Lighted Pliers – Tool Review Just when you thought they couldn’t think of anything else to stick a light on, along comes the Craftsman LED Lighted Pliers – a whole set of them, as a matter of fact. Is it gimmicky? Yes. Do they work? Yes. Should you buy them? Hmmmm…read on and […]

Craftsman C3 19.2V Cordless LED Light (17601) Review

  One of the most popular categories in tools right now is the “add-on” tool.  What that means is that if you buy a certain battery platform and a tool line to go with it, then you can add on specialty tools and in most cases they won’t cost you a fortune, because you are […]