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Job Site Lighting Reviews

When you talk about jobsite lighting, many products come to mind. Our job site lighting reviews including everything from LED flashlights to work lights and other lighting systems. We cover everything for the workshop or job site but also deal in portable lighting, including battery powered and cordless lights. These new cordless lighting products provide hours of runtime. They shine brighter and have more color accuracy than ever before. Newer LED-based lighting products also have the kind of run-time you only imagined a battery-based tool could have. Job Site Lighting Reviews for Contractors and Shop Owners We feel that halogen job site lighting has reached the end of its life. Newer LED-based lighting solutions like the Festool SysLite DUO work light and the Maxxeon WorkStar 5000 work light have made that clear. Even smaller battery-powered products have changed jobsite lighting. A great example includes the RYOBI Hybrid LED work light. Our job site lighting reviews focus on several key elements. What is the light output? How well does the light cover the work area? If battery-powered, does the LED light provide enough run-time? What is the quality of light (hotspots, color temperature, etc)?

Metabo HPT 18V Cordless 4000-Lumen LED Work Light

Metabo HPT 18V Cordless LED Work Light Brightens Up Dark Days And Nights With looming construction deadlines, many contractors need to work as long as they can. Whether that’s extending the long days of summer, pushing deeper through the short days of a northern winter, or working where the sun doesn’t shine, a good work […]

Review9.5(out of 10)
EGO Cordless Area Light Review

EGO 56V Cordless Area Light LT1000 Review

EGO 56V Cordless Area Light Illuminates Your Life With Unique Design The EGO 56V cordless area light launches the popular lawn care brand into the lighting sector for the first time. This isn’t some dinky flashlight, though. EGO came out hitting on all cylinders with a ton of output and a design that’s different from what we’ve […]

Ryobi 18V One+ Clamp Light Models

Ryobi 18V One+ Cordless LED Clamp Light

Ryobi Expands Lighting Options With Cordless LED Clamp Light Models With more than a dozen different LED light models, Ryobi’s lineup of lighting solutions now includes two clamp lights. Capable of clamping to a variety of surfaces across many work and recreational applications, Ryobi hopes these tools won’t leave you in the dark. Ryobi 18V […]

Coast HL8 LED Headlamp Preview

Coast HL8R Rechargeable LED Headlamp

The Coast HL8R LED Headlamp produces over 800 lumens of light and you can recharge it for nearly endless use. The design features a rear-mounted power supply that takes some of the weight off the front of your head. In the case of this light, however, it does more of a balancing act since the […]

Review9.4(out of 10)
Flex 24V Modular Dual Power Tower Light Review FX5141-Z

Flex 24V Modular Dual Power Tower Light Review FX5141-Z

Flex 24V Modular Dual Power Tower Light Adds Versatility to Popular Design We love tower lights. They throw a lot of light from a variety of heights and pivoting heads let us direct the most light where we need it. The Flex 24V Modular Dual Power Tower Light looks like it fits right in with […]

Coast HP7 LED Flashlight Review

Coast HP7 and HP7R LED Flashlight Review

Everyone loves LED flashlights. The Coast HP7 and HP7R each present a solid flashlight with great features. Our questions included whether they presented an equally-impressive value for consumers. The Coast HP7 Flashlight boasts 530 lumens while the rechargeable Coast HP7R puts out 300 lumens. Both models use a Cree-style LED and feature a nice, consistently […]

Milwaukee M18 Utility Remote Control Search Light Review 2123

Milwaukee M18 Utility Remote Control Search Light Review 2123

Milwaukee Makes Utility Truck Lighting More Versatile Standard utility vehicle lights are durable and put a lot of light on their subjects. But what if you could improve the design? That’s the question the team behind the Milwaukee M18 Utility Remote Control Search Light decided to tackle, and after years of development, we have it […]

Review9.6(out of 10)
Milwaukee M12 Underbody Light Review

Milwaukee M12 Underbody Light Review 2126

Milwaukee M12 Underbody Light is a Bright Idea for Mechanics Mechanics are a specialized bunch and their needs don’t always crossover into other trades easily, especially when it comes to lighting. Underhood lights are a great example. With the Milwaukee M12 Underbody Light, mechanics have another solution designed specifically for their needs. Pros Light can […]

Klein Utility Bucket LED Light

Klein Launches Versatile Bucket Light Aimed At Utility Workers The Klein Utility Bucket LED Light is designed to provide a versatile lighting solution specifically for utility tradesmen. While originally designed for work with a utility bucket, this light provides portable, general purpose light that will help keep any jobsite well-illuminated, according to the company. What’s […]

EGO 56V Cordless 10,000-Lumen Area Light | New for 2022

EGO 56V Cordless Area Light Illuminates Your Life With Unique Design The EGO 56V cordless area light takes the popular lawn care brand into the lighting sector for the first time. This isn’t some dinky flashlight, though. EGO came out hitting on all cylinders with a ton of output and a design that’s different from […]