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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 […]

Milwaukee 2257-20 102x77 Spot Infrared Imager

Milwaukee Infrared Imager with 102 x 77 Display

What They Say Key Features The Milwaukee Infrared Imager features instant start-up for scanning large areas quickly and gives a high-resolution image with a simple temperature reading. Dual sense pixels respond quickly and cleanly, eliminating blurring between hot and cold details in complex environments.  It features 56:1 distance to spot performance, a fifteen-second image hold, […]

Makita 18V X2 LXT Plunge Cut Saw

Makita looks to expand its 18V X2 LXT System with a new 6-1/2″ Plunge Saw. The Makita 18V X2 LXT Plunge Cut Saw runs on two 18V Lithium-Ion batteries, and a brushless motor delivers a longer runtime per charge. It can be used with an optional guide rail system which we expect will allow for smooth […]

Klein 2-in-1 Hex Head Slide Driver

Klein 2-in-1 Hex Head Slide Driver

Klein Tools introduces the Klein 2-in-1 Hex Head Slide Driver in the common ¼” and 5/16” sizes to eliminate changing tools while on the job. The unique patented tip slides back and forth between the two common hex sizes and features a rare-earth magnetic tip to hold screws in place while fastening. It utilizes a thumb […]

Milwaukee Screwdrivers

Milwaukee Screwdrivers Mature to Next Generation

Milwaukee Tool recently announced a new line of updated screwdrivers with increased functionality. These improvements center around redesigned handle ergonomics and higher quality components. Available in the summer of 2017, second generation Milwaukee screwdrivers will look to improve upon the company’s reputation for professional grade craftsmanship and durability. What Milwaukee Has To Say “Milwaukee’s next […]