Craftsman Extreme Grip Holiday Gift Guide

Black Friday Prices on Craftsman Tools Throughout all of November It’s the most wonderful time of the year! At least it can be if you have the right gifts to give, and have your house ready for the holiday parties. And you can do both of those things, plus assemble those hard to put-together gifts […]

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 […]

Milwaukee Tool Expands Screwdriver Line | Preview

MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool continues to rapidly develop its Hand Tool offering with the expansion of their screwdriver program. With a focus on applications with tight access fixtures and precision work, the new offering will include two Compact 8in1 Multi-Bit Drivers that deliver versatile performance in a compact design and three Precision Screwdriver Sets that […]

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 […]

Ryobi Tek4 Cordless Screwdriver Review

Ryobi Tek4 4-Volt Cordless Screwdriver Model # HP53LK Ryobi sent this screwdriver for Tool Skool to review, but the opinions in this review are completely my own and are not meant to be an advertisement for Ryobi or The Home Depot. I have been a big fan of the Ryobi Tek4 line since it came […]

Porter-Cable 8V Max Impact Screwdriver Preview

PORTER-CABLE Launches 8V MAX* Impact Screwdriver Speed and torque make the 8V MAX* Impact Screwdriver a go-to for the tradesman TOWSON, MD (March 10, 2014) – PORTER-CABLE announces today the new cordless 8V MAX* Impact Screwdriver for the tradesman. With the 8V MAX* Impact Screwdriver, tradesmen no longer need to carry around the bulk of […]

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 Ratcheting T Handle Set

Review of the DEWALT Ratcheting T Handle Set (DHWHT70265) Rick Allen here from ToolSkool’s Southern and Eastern Command, today I am reviewing DEWALTS DHWHT70265 – 31 piece Ratcheting T Handle Set.  Now normally I will repeat the official title of the tool throughout the review, but this one is a bit of a tongue twister, […]

Tantrum Electric Screwdriver from FlipOut

Inventor’s Corner: Tantrum Electric Screwdriver from FlipOut Tool Skool goes to the National Hardware Show every year, and one of the things we like the very best is meeting inventors and seeing what kinds of crazy things they come up with.  I’m constantly amazed at how many new and unique things there are.  A couple […]

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 […]