Pelican ProGear Ice Chest Cooler | Preview

Pelican Coolers – Made in the USA No job site is truly complete until the ice chest is packed and ready for lunch or Friday afternoon. Pelican apparently understands that idiom and has an entire line of coolers designed with both the weekend and the contractor in mind. And did we mention they’re Made in […]

RoboReel Motorized Garden Hose Reel | Preview

RoboReel Hose Reel | NHS 2013 From the ingenious minds at Great Stuff, Inc., comes the RoboReel Motorized Garden Hose Reel. It’s nothing short of a mechanical marvel, and besides that – it’s just plain fun to play with and watch. For the unfamiliar, the concept is simple. The RoboReel unit contains 100 feet of […]

Ready Lifter Moving Straps | Preview

Ready Lifter Moving Straps | NHS 2013 It’s always a pleasure stopping to see Nicole Weiss and the gang at Shoulder Dolly. They not only have some great tools, but they’re actually fun to work with. This year, they gave us a demo of their latest lifting tool – the Ready Lifter Moving Straps. Yup, […]

Triton Belt Sanders | Preview

Kreg Tool | Triton TA1200BS TCMBS In case you hadn’t heard, Kreg is the exclusive distributor for Triton tools in the U.S. We stopped at their booth during the National Hardware Show to see several new tools and accessories, and got a great look at Triton’s TA1200BS and TCMBS Belt Sanders. Triton Belt Sanders Video […]

Bosch OS50VC 1/2 Sheet Sander | Preview

Bosch OS50VC Sander Preview Although they introduced the Bosch OS50VC some time ago, Bosch was more than happy to give us the grand tour at this year’s National Hardware Show. If you haven’t yet seen it, this is your chance to get a look at some of the features on this 1/2 Sheet Sander. Bosch […]

Porter Cable 20V Max Driver & Impact | Preview

We’re giving away this combo kit in our Subscriber of the Month giveaway. CLICK HERE to enter. Porter Cable 20 Volt Max Tools It was a bit noisy outside the halls of the Las Vegas Convention Center, but that didn’t stop the team at Porter Cable from debuting their new 20V Max line of tools. […]

EasyEdge Powered Paint Edger | Video Preview

Black & Decker EasyEdge During our time producing DIY Tools & Techniques, and other shows prior to that, we had a mantra: “Never put a paint sprayer or gadget to the test during a live show. The reason? It never ends well. and there’s usually paint everywhere by the time you’re done.” With that in […]

Dickies Tool Bags – Video Preview

Dickies Tool Bags | Painter’s Bags Of course, when you think of Dickies, the most likely thing to come to mind is work-wear. Tough work-wear. Well, they decided to take their tough stuff to the next level and launch a line of tool bags and accessories. According to Larry Helton of JS Products, the line-up […]

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 […]

Kreg PRS2100 Router Table – Video Preview

PRS2100 Precision Benchtop Router Table NOTE: Enter to win a PRS2100 in our July Subscriber Giveaway HERE. We got a First Look at several new tools and accessories at the Kreg Tool booth this year, and one of the coolest things we saw was their new PRS2100 Precision Benchtop Router Table. According to Dave Stone, […]