April 22, 2021

Professional Tool Reviews for Pros


BeastBarrow Brings Innovation to Wheelbarrows

Are you tired of pulling your back out just by lifting a particularly heavy load with your wheelbarrow? Or, have you ever mixed up a batch of concrete, only to fight against spilling it every time you wheel your barrow over rough terrain? Is your janky, old wheelbarrow constantly threatening to dump your valuable tools […]

Hitachi A5 Series Framing Nailer

Hitachi A5 Series Framing Nailer Receive Upgrades

Hitachi Power Tools recently announced their new line of pneumatic framing nailers. The improved Hitachi A5 Series Framing Nailer models come in a variety of options, which include a 21° Plastic Strip Nailer, a 21° Plastic Strip Nailer without Depth Adjustment, a 30° Paper Strip Nailer and a 16° Coil Nailer. Hitachi modeled the new A5 […]

DeWalt Laser Distance Measure Line Expands with Tool Connect

DeWalt has recently introduced three models of laser distance measurer. With a variety of features that support a range of leveling and layout applications, the new DeWalt Laser Distance Measure models deliver a variety of accuracies and convenience to the jobsite. Available in 3 different models ranging from 30-foot to 100-foot working ranges, these LDMs […]

Milwaukee Shockwave Auger Bit

Milwaukee Lineman Utility Accessories Expand

What They Say Milwaukee Lineman Utility Accessories Milwaukee Shockwave Lineman’s Impact Auger Bits Milwaukee engineered these new impact auger bits to drill cleaner, faster holes in utility poles. They feature a single spur design that scores the hole for a clean finish. An aggressive feed screw and cutting edge pull the bit through the material for […]

Makita 12V CXT Pin Nailer

Makita 12V Max CXT Pin Nailer

New to the Makita cordless 12V platform, the Makita 12V Max CXT Pin Nailer offers a hose-free solution to finish and trim work. This pin nailer comes with a Makita 12V CXT 2.0 Ah battery.  It can fire 1,250 pins on a charge and can drive six different lengths of 23-gauge pins. The 12V edition of the […]

Senco Hybrid Hose Profile

Kyocera Acquires Senco: Moving Into Cutting Tools Division

Senco Brands, an American manufacturer of fasteners and fastening tools since 1948, was recently acquired by Kyoto-based Kyocera Corporation for an undisclosed sum. Kyocera announced last week that it has acquired 100% ownership of the Cincinnati-based company. As a result of the acquisition, Senco will now operate as a part of the Kyocera Global Tool […]

NTC Voltclaw Electrician’s Wire Push/Pull Tool

Ever had to jam your metal needle nose pliers into a junction box to get to that hard-to-reach wire? Or used a screwdriver to try to pull a wire from the back of a service panel? It’s not the safest course of action, but some of us have probably danced with the devil at least […]

Bosch 18V Jobsite Blower

Bosch 18V Jobsite Blower GBL18V-71

In a market where there are many specific tools for many specific jobs, versatility and efficiency become important qualities when considering your next purchase. With those qualities in mind, Bosch Tools recently released their Bosch 18V Jobsite Blower, incorporating convenient cordlessness into a compact frame. What Bosch Has To Say “The Bosch GBL18V-71 is a professional-grade […]

Bostitch Cordless Framing Nailer Coming This Fall

Bostitch Cordless Framing Nailer Coming This Fall

Due for a fall release in 2017, Bostitch unveils plans for their new line of cordless framing and finish nailers. Each Bostitch cordless framing nailer will run on the brand’s 20V Max battery as will the finish models. The new line includes an 18 GA Brad Nailer, 16 GA Straight Finish Nailer, a 15 GA FN […]