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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Beth’s Father’s Day Gift Guide 2013

Tool Skool’s Guide to the REALLY COOL gifts for Dad! Father’s Day is June 16th, 2013 I’m a procrastinator, especially when it comes to buying gifts for my Dad.  When I was little, I gave my Dad anything that had to do with tennis, and one year I gave him a little statue for his […]

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 […]

DeWalt DCL040 20v MAX LED Flashlight

DeWalt DCL040 20v MAX LED Flashlight We thought that sunny Florida would be the perfect place to test the strengths and weaknesses of a flashlight. I mean, if a flashlight can pull its weight in the bright Florida sunshine, it should be able to illuminate just about any project you have planned. The DCL040 is […]

Bayco NSR-9910 Nightstick Flashlight – SEMA/AAPEX 2012

Bayco NSR-9910 Nightstick Flashlight We found the Bayco NSR-9910 Nightstick Flashlight from a distance at the 2012 SEMA/AAPEX Show – shining like a…well, you get the point. Several things made this flashlight cool. The foremost being the downward-facing flood beam that added another dimension to the tool. We had never before seen one like it, […]

Stanley Tripod Flashlight 95-112B – Review

I have always been a fan of the Stanley Tripod Flashlight, and have reviewed the predecessor to this one (95-112).  I’m happy to say that even though I never really had any issues with some of the negatives I read on other reviews, Stanley obviously pays attention, because this new and improved model addresses all […]

Ryobi Tek4 5W Flashlight RP4450 – Tool Review

I have not come across one of the Tek4 tools so far that I have not liked, and the Ryobi Tek4 LED Hi-Beam Flashlight is no exception.  If you read other reviews online, you’ll see that I’m not alone.  And, as I’ve said in past Tek4 reviews, once you get the batteries and pick up […]