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, […]

DEWALT Drill / Driver DCD980M2 Review

High Performance Industrial Drill Driver My old DEWALT heavy duty drill driver finally gave up the ghost.  Honestly, I would have been fine getting parts and trying to fix it, but it probably was time to step it up a bit, and so I decided to give the 20V Max Lithium Ion version a try.  […]

History of the Screwdriver

As discovered through tools passed down to me They don’t make ‘em like they used to. Cliché, I know. In some instances, that is a good thing. Think of the Ford Pinto or early cell phones. The gas tank was located too close to the rear bumper that led to a number of explosions from […]

Dewalt 10″ Portable Table Saw DWE7491 | Review

Dewalt DWE7491RS Table Saw I’ve used a lot of table saws through the years and my favorite for the shop remains the Delta Unisaw 36-L300, but the Dewalt DWE7491 jobsite table saw has become my go-to workhorse when I have to work out in the field, or when the Unisaw is out of commission in […]

Green Industry & Equipment Expo (GIE) | Recap

GIE+EXPO, the Green Industry & Equipment Expo, boasts the largest outdoor power equipment, products for landscapes, gardens, outdoor leisure, hardscapes and light construction trade show. Every October, the Kentucky Exposition Center plays host. Oh, did I mention that they also have 19 acres of outdoor space where attendees gleefully tried out many of the new […]

September Newsletter Giveaway: DEWALT Heated Gear

Giveaway: DEWALT Heated Gear Winner’s Choice: 1 from 7 new options in the Heated Gear Line By the end of September, fall will be in full swing and you’ll be ready to pack up the shorts for winter, and grab a jacket on the way out the door.  That’s where this month’s Newsletter Subscriber Giveaway […]

New DEWALT® 20V MAX*/12V MAX* Heated Gear | Preview

DEWALT® Expands 20V MAX*/12V MAX* Heated Gear line Seven New Jacket Styles TOWSON, Md. – July 30, 2014 – DEWALT expands its 20V MAX*/12V MAX* heated gear line with seven new heated jacket styles. New additions to the line include a khaki heated jacket with a hood (DCHJ064), a heated vest with attachable sleeves (DCHJ065), […]

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 […]

DEWALT 8V Max Gyro Drive Screwdriver Review

DEWALT DCF680N1 – 8V Max Cordless Screwdriver with Gyroscopic Technology When I heard that I would be reviewing the new DEWALT 8V Max Gyroscopic Screwdriver, I decided that I would hold a “welcome” party with the existing DEWALT brethren.  After a brief homecoming, it was time to get down to business. Gyroscopic Technology I don’t […]

DEWALT® 20V MAX* Cutout Tool Preview

DEWALT® Launches New 20V MAX* Cutout Tool for Drywall Cutting and Routing Applications TOWSON, Md. – June 25, 2014 – DEWALT announces the launch of its new 20V MAX* lithium ion drywall cutout tool (DCS551). The DCS551 is ideal for cutting drywall, acoustical ceiling tiles or plywood to install recessed lighting, switch plates/outlet covers, sprinkler […]