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Review8.6(out of 10)
Milwaukee M18 Compact Vacuum Video Review

Milwaukee M18 Compact Vacuum Video Review

The fight in the cordless compact vacuum class is heating up thanks to better motors and higher capacity motors. The Milwaukee M18 Compact Vacuum (found under model Milwaukee 0882-20) is a bare tool option claiming best in class suction power and offering a solid feature set. With suction power moving beyond the 30 CFM mark, […]

Review8.9(out of 10)
Makita XDT12M 18V LXT Impact Driver Profile

Makita XDT12M 18V LXT Brushless Impact Driver

We’re in a glorious cycle of tool innovation that sees new cordless tools coming out every week. If you look hard enough, you’re sure to find a new drill or impact driver in that mix frequently. While Makita is pushing the envelope and coming out with their first cordless Rear Handle Circular Saw, the Makita […]

Bosch Core18V Battery Pack

Bosch Core18V Battery Pack Video Overview

We had the opportunity to get a close look at the new Bosch Core18V battery pack at World of Concrete in Las Vegas back in January. Bosch moved into the upgraded lithium-ion category in three key ways with the Core18V (it goes by Eneracer in Europe). First, Bosch made the move from the 18650 lithium-ion […]

Bosch GLI18V-1900, Bosch 18V LED Flood Light, Bosch 18V Bluetooth LED Flood Light

Bosch 18V Bluetooth LED Floodlight

The latest Bosch 18V Bluetooth LED Floodlight (model Bosch GLI18V-1900 C) has some pretty impressive features and performance. It also has a brother in the Bosch 18V LED Floodlight (model Bosch GLI18V-1900. The only difference between the two is Bluetooth connectivity that comes with a $20 premium. The new lights boast 1900 lumens broadcast in […]

Milwaukee M18 Short Throw Press Tool

Milwaukee M18 Short Throw Press Tool – Updated

Milwaukee Tool recently introduced the new RedLithium-powered Milwaukee M18 Short Throw Press Tool for residential PEX installation up to 1 inch. It requires no calibration interval and uses unique jaws compatible with Viega PureFlow Pex Press Systems. The press tool features a pre-press battery check that ensures the tool can complete the press and an Auto-Cycle […]

Review8.7(out of 10)
Makita 18V LXT Sub-Compact Combo Kit

Makita 18V Sub-Compact Combo Kit Review

The Makita CX200RB 18V LXT Sub-Compact Combo Kit is making us rethink the natural order of things when it comes to cordless power tools. Until now, there has always been a clear delineation between 18-volt and 12-volt tools. 18-volt tools have the most power and were built for heavy-duty applications while 12-volt tools are lightweight, […]

Fein Cordless Drill

Fein Cordless Drill Review: The ASCM 18 QXC

5 Features at a Glance Brushless Motor 4-Speed, All Metal Gear Box Electronically Controlled Torque Settings Interchangeable Drill / Drive Heads 900 screw connections per battery   The Fein Cordless Drill Feels Like a Winner The first thing I do when I see a new tool is pick it up and hold it in my hands. I like […]