DEWALT 8V Gyroscopic Electrician Screwdriver & Conduit Reamer | Preview

DEWALT® Launches New Electrician Screwdriver featuring Gyroscopic Technology for Screwdriving and Conduit Reaming Applications TOWSON, Md. – March 4, 2014 –On the heels of announcing their first professional grade, battery-powered gyroscopic screwdriver (DCF680) last summer, DEWALT has expanded its use of the  popular gyroscopic technology in professional power tools with the introduction of the new […]

DEWALT® Launches 20V MAX* Compact Band Saw

DEWALT® Launches New 20V MAX* Lithium Ion Compact Band Saw for Metal-Cutting Applications TOWSON, Md. (February 3, 2013) –DEWALT expands its 20V MAX* line of cordless power tools with the launch of the new 20V MAX* band saw (DCS371). This lightweight and compact saw weighs only 9.4 lbs (with battery), and is only 15” long. […]

2014 Bosch Tools Press Event

Bosch Innovation Experience at 2014 World of Concrete in Las Vegas Last week I attended the World of Concrete Show in Las Vegas on behalf of Tool Skool.  I’ve always heard very good things about this particular trade show, but have never had the opportunity to attend before now.  The JSHA PR and Marketing Team, […]

Milwaukee® M18™ Blower

Milwaukee® M18™ Blower Delivers the Fastest Jobsite Cleanup Compact Blower Model 0884-20 MILWAUKEE, WI – Milwaukee Tool Corporation continues to expand its M18™ LITHIUM-ION system with the introduction of the new M18™ Compact Blower.  Optimized for common construction debris, the new compact blower offers a faster, more efficient way to clean up the job site. […]

WARN PullzALL Winch & Hoist | Preview

PullzAll – Handiest Tool Ever? That’s a pretty bold question, but the answer would be ‘yes’, especially if you’re a one-man shop or off in the wilderness somewhere and something heavy needs to be moved from one place to another. The PullzAll is a handheld device available in both corded and cordless versions that lets […]

RIDGID 10″ Portable Table Saw | R45101 Review

RIDGID 10″ Job Site Table Saw I’m very picky when it comes to table saws. I’ve had a Delta Unisaw for the better part of of 20 years, so all other saws have a pretty big hurdle to clear in my eyes. The only problem with the Unisaw is moving it from the shop to […]

Milwaukee M12 1/2″ Hammerdrill Driver | Review

Milwaukee M12 Drill Driver Kit 2404-22 With age comes wisdom, and I’ll be the first to admit that I just didn’t understand the fuss over brushless motor technology when it appeared on the tool market a short time ago. But when lithium-ion battery tech and brushless motors combined, I saw the light. And it was […]

Bosch MXH180B 18v Brushless Oscillating Tool – Preview

Bosch Brushless 18v Multi-Tool MXH180BL I’ve always been a fan of Bosch’s Jig Saws as you’ll see HERE. Their oscillating tools are also top-notch and have one of the easiest and fastest tool-free blade changes on the market. Well, they’ve outdone themselves this year, as we got to see at the Hardware Show. Bosch is […]

ZipSnip Cordless Cutter by Rockwell Tools

ZipSnip Heavy-Duty, Self-Sharpening, Cordless Cutter A while back, I reviewed the SKIL Lithium Ion Power Cutter, which I liked then and still recommend now, and this tool is  very similar.  It cuts all kinds of materials without the aid of manual scissors.  Obviously, it bears different colors than SKIL red, and the hook to hang […]

Black & Decker 20V Max Platinum Cordless Vac

Black & Decker 20V Max Platinum Cordless Hand Vac (BDH2000L) Review Last year, Black & Decker announced the launch of 20V Max Platinum Series of vacuums.  At first, their stylish, sleek design made me think they may not be the best fit for Tool Skool.  After all, we review tools and other products and gadgets […]