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

July Newsletter Subscriber Giveaway | Ryobi P883 Kit

Ryobi One+ Kit with Drill / Driver, Recip Saw, Circular Saw, and Flashlight Model P883 Father’s Day is behind us, but it’s always a good day to remember dear ole Dad!  This month’s Giveaway is sponsored by Ryobi, and the winner will walk away with a complete tool kit.  You can keep it, or give […]

New Industry Milestones from Makita in 2015

New year to mark 100 year anniversary, 100 18V cordless tools, and more NOVEMBER 2014 – Charlotte, NC – Two more industry milestones for Makita are fast approaching in 2015 with the company’s 100 year anniversary as well as the planned release of the 100th tool in the 18V LXT® line-up, the world’s largest cordless […]

Tool Kits for Charity

Helping to Raise Money for Charity Organization: JDRF One of the things I like best about being the Managing Editor of Tool Skool is that I get to meet a lot of really cool people. We hang out at press events with other online publishers and we learn from all of them. We also know […]

Milwaukee M18 Expansion for 2014

Milwaukee New Product Symposium 2014 – Milwaukee M18 Expansions Each year Milwaukee Tools puts on a heck of a press event. Most of the online and print publications you know and love send representatives to see all of the new tools that Milwaukee will be launching in the next few months to a year. And […]

April Newsletter Subscriber Giveaway | Makita 36V Cordless Circular Saw

Tool Giveaway: Enter for a chance to win Makita 18V X2 LXT Lithium-Ion 36V Cordless 7-1/4″ Circular Saw (Model: XSH01X) We first got a glimpse of this unique circular saw at World of Concrete Earlier this year.  Here’s the gist:  It’s a cordless circular saw that utilizes the already popular 18V platform.  BUT, you get […]

Makita 7 1/4″ 36V Circular Saw Preview

MAKITA DELIVERS WORLD’S FIRST 7-1/4″ CIRCULAR SAW POWERED BY TWO 18V BATTERIES New XSH01X/Z delivers the cutting performance of a corded saw. La Mirada, CA – Makita has delivered a new industry standard with the 18V X2 LXT® Lithium-Ion (36V) Cordless 7-1/4″ Circular Saw. The new XSH01X/Z is the world’s first cordless 7-1/4″ circular saw […]

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, […]

Rockwell Compact Circular Saw

 New Rockwell Compact Circular Saw Cuts 2×4’s In a Single Pass Charlotte, N.C. ─ Rockwell’s new Compact Circular Saw is capable of cutting a 2×4 in a single pass. The compact circular saw with a 4-1/2” blade is up to 50% lighter than a full-size 7-1/4” circular saw. Plus, its left-handed blade design provides great […]

Milwaukee® M18 FUEL™ Circular Saw

Milwaukee® M18 FUEL™ Circular Saw- Fastest Cutting on the Market MILWAUKEE, WI – Milwaukee Tool delivers the fastest cutting 18-volt circular saw on the market with the introduction of the M18 FUEL™ 6-1/2” Circular Saw. Able to perform applications that were once only completed by its corded counterparts, the new tool offers 30% faster cutting, […]