October 18, 2021

Professional Tool Reviews for Pros

impact bits

DeWalt MaxFit System

DeWalt MaxFit Screwdriving Bits

NEW DEWALT MAXFIT BITS ARE DESIGNED FOR USE WITH IMPACT DRIVERS New from the DeWalt camp are the impact rated DeWalt MaxFit Screwdriving Bits. The MaxFit system is designed for use in drill/drivers and impact drivers. Starting with a shock resistant steel material, the tips are machined with precision to create a combination of durability […]

Impact Rated Bit

Impact Rated Bits: Dispelling the Myths

Do I Need Impact Rated Bits? I have come across this question dozens of times. I’ve read article after article and review after review touting that impact rated bits are a scam, not worth the money, no better than standard bits, and more. Customer reviews slam these accessories as an unnecessary expense developed by manufacturers […]

DeWalt impact rated Magnetic Screw Lock system

DeWalt Impact Rated Magnetic Screw Lock System

The DeWalt impact rated Magnetic Screw Lock system combines a pair of innovative impact driver accessories to make fastening duties a bit easier. The DeWALT Impact Ready FlexTorq Bit features precision macined tips that reduce screw stripping. Where this accessory really shines is at its core where it is able to twist 15 degrees to withstand the […]

Review9.2(out of 10)
Klein multi-bit drivers

Klein Multi Bit Power Drivers Review

Klein entered a couple new products into the multi-bit power driver category recently, the 5-in-1 Multi-Bit Power Driver and the 6-in-1 Multi-Bit Power Driver. These new accessories are designed to make the job of electricians easier by reducing the number of bits and tools they need to bring to the job site. What Klein did […]

Are Impact-Rated Bits Worth the Money?

When I was working on the premier issue of Pro Tool Reviews magazine back in March, my team drove over 7500 screws in order to test the best impact drivers. That’s a lot of screws. During the course of that article, we found that one manufacturer’s impact-rated bits didn’t seem to last much longer than […]

Craftsman Impact Driver Bits Preview

Craftsman Impact Driver Bits Preview

Craftsman introduced two new products to help DIYers and woodworkers use the bit on their impact driver longer. Let’s face it – impact drivers are great, but bit shear and other problems abound with the added torque. Craftsman’s Impact Driver Bits absorb the impact when driving fasteners to last longer over time. Impact drivers use […]

Milwaukee Shockwave Impact Duty Accessories

Milwaukee Shockwave Impact Duty Accessories

Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation introduced over 80 new products in its new line of Shockwave Impact Duty accessories. Delivering high performance and functionality, the full range solution was designed to stand up to elevated and extreme torque applications. The line includes high performance drill bits, nut drivers, sockets, bit holders and adapters.