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May 6, 2021

Professional Tool Reviews for Pros


impact wrench

Review9.6(out of 10)
Makita XWT14 Compact Impact Wrench

Makita XWT14 Cordless Compact Impact Wrench Review

With Power Exceeding Our Expectations, the Makita XWT14 Cordless Impact Wrench is a Must-Have for Mechanics This has been a big year for Makita on several fronts, and they’ve really stepped up their impact wrench game. The Makita XWT14 is an 18V cordless impact wrench on the compact side of things, and it has impressive […]

Ridgid 18V R87028B SubCompact impact wrench

Ridgid 18V SubCompact 1/2-inch Impact Wrench R87028B

Ridgid continues to expand its line of SubCompact tools, adding a 1/2-inch impact wrench to the mix. As part of that line, the Ridgid 18V SubCompact 1/2-inch impact wrench (R87028B) brings a key tool for auto mechanics. Our in-house Pros perked up when they heard about this new addition. Pros Smaller head size gets into […]

Ryobi Compact Impact Wrench

Ryobi 18V One+ HP Compact 3/8-Inch Impact Wrench Review PSBIW01B

Ryobi Compact Impact Wrench Fills the Need for a Lightweight, Compact Impact Wrench Responding to the need for genuinely compact tools, the Ryobi 18V One+ HP Compact Impact Wrench answers the call with a 3/8-inch model that’s ready to tackle your light-duty jobs. Pros Compact, lightweight design 3 standard modes and an Auto mode Comfortable, […]

Klein 90-Degree Impact Wrench BAT20LW

Klein 90-Degree Impact Wrench BAT20LW

The Klein/DeWalt team-up continues with a tool designed to let users more easily work around a utility pole. The Klein 90-degree Impact Wrench borrows DeWalt’s battery platform to cordlessly deliver high torque and speed to your work. We don’t see too many impact wrenches with through-bolt support, however. Key Features Klein designed the 90-degree impact […]

Review9.8(out of 10)

Milwaukee M18 Fuel Mid-Torque Impact Wrench Review

Milwaukee M18 Fuel Mid-Torque Impact Wrench Displays Versatile Size and Power As part of the Pipeline new product series, we got our lug nuts on the next-gen Milwaukee M18 Fuel mid-torque impact wrench. Not only is it much smaller than the previous model, but you’ll find that it’s the most versatile cordless impact wrench in […]

Review9.4(out of 10)

Milwaukee M18 Fuel Compact Impact Wrench Review

Milwaukee M18 Fuel Compact Impact Wrench Drops Size, Increases Muscle We got our hands on the Milwaukee M18 Fuel compact impact wrench early as part of the new Pipeline kick-off to help you get an immediate idea of what’s new. If you missed the first episode, be sure to register for the next one and […]

Review8.8(out of 10)
Kobalt 24V Max XTR High-Torque Impact Wrench

Kobalt XTR High-Torque Impact Wrench KXIW 1424A-03

Kobalt XTR High-Torque Impact Wrench Breaks Up to 1200 Ft-Lbs of Torque There’s a handful of Kobalt cordless impact wrenches to choose from and they all have their place in the shop or on the jobsite. None of them have come close to the power we’re seeing from the Kobalt XTR high-torque impact wrench, though! […]

Review8.4(out of 10)

Ridgid 18V SubCompact Impact Wrench Review R87207B

Ridgid rocked Home Depot with a big expansion, including a new line of 18V sub-compact tools. As part of that line, the Ridgid 18V SubCompact impact wrench drew a lot of attention, including from our Pro team.  Pros Smaller head size gets into tighter spaces Lighter and more powerful than the Octane 3/8-inch impact wrench […]

milwaukee high-torque impact wrench

Milwaukee M18 Fuel 1-Inch D-Handle High-Torque Impact Wrench | 2868

Milwaukee High-Torque Impact Wrench Cranks Out 2,000 Ft-Lbs of Nut-Busting Torque With the Milwaukee M18 Fuel 1-Inch D-Handle High-Torque Impact Wrench, users who need to drive 2-inch bolts (and larger) can now do it without the air hose and compressor. Delivering up to 2,000 ft-lbs of breakaway torque and 1,900 ft-lbs of fastening torque, Milwaukee […]

Bosch Impact Wrench with Auto Bolt Release GDS18V-221

Bosch GDS18V-221 Keeps Fasteners From Spinning Off The Bosch GDS18V-221 Impact Wrench, which has been optimized for use with the next-gen CORE18V platform, might become your go-to impact wrench for the shop. Not only does it employ a lightweight and compact design, but with its Auto Bolt Release setting, you won’t need to spend your […]