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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 […]

Incandescent vs LED Lighting and Fluorescent Guide

Incandescent vs LED Lighting and Fluorescent Guide

Lighting has been a big part of what I do professionally for over thirty years. I am a professional photographer and videographer for the Polk Museum of Art in Lakeland, FL. Nineteen of those years were spent as the exhibits manager. An exhibits manager is the person that oversees the installations of the art exhibits […]

Applying Gel to LED worklight

Using Color Correcting Gels in Lighting Applications

Using Color Correcting Gels Helps in a Variety of Lighting Applications Sometimes you may be forced to use a daylight bulb mixed with a warm bulb or vice versa. Or, you may want to change the color of your bulbs altogether. You can buy colored bulbs and you can buy LED bulbs that change colors […]

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 […]

Review9.6(out of 10)

Milwaukee M18 Rocket Tower Light Charger 2136

One of Milwaukee’s major lighting upgrades comes to the Rocket series. The Milwaukee 2136 M18 Rocket Tower Light Charger replaces the 2135 and has plenty of improvements. Pros Twice the output (6000 lumens) Big efficiency gains Lights collapse into area lighting shroud 2.1A USB charging port and phone holder AC or battery power Built-in M18 […]

Southwire LED Rechargeable Worklight

Southwire 2000-Lumen Rechargeable LED Work Light Hands-On Review

Small Southwire Work Light Casts Big Illumination We can’t ever seem to get enough worklights. With LEDs being so inexpensive and useful, it doesn’t look like we need to curb our addiction anytime soon. The Southwire Rechargeable LED Work Light makes a great addition to our ever-expanding collection of lights. It’s small enough to carry […]

Review9.0(out of 10)
Southwire ProBuilt Hang-A-Light 120-Watt LED Review 1110120LED

Southwire ProBuilt Hang-A-Light 120-Watt LED Review 1110120LED

Southwire ProBuilt Hang-A-Light 120-Watt LED Blasts 15,000+ Lumens of Area Lighting LED lighting takes on many forms and Southwire’s ProBuilt brand makes some of the best in the business. The Southwire ProBuilt Hang-A-Light 120-Watt LED uses a steel safety cage and is designed to replace less efficient temporary lighting for construction and any application where […]

Bosch 1200-Lumen 18V Connected Light

Bosch 1200-Lumen 18V Connected Light GLI18V-1200C

Bosch’s 1200-Lumen Connected LED Area Light Brings Bluetooth to the Jobsite Good lighting becomes a necessity on many jobsites, whether it be a new construction project, a remodel, a painting gig, you name it. When you find that your work needs a decent area light, check out the Bosch 1200-Lumen 18v Connected Light. In addition […]

Milwaukee Rover Pivoting Flood Light 2114

Milwaukee Rover Pivoting Flood Light 2114

The Milwaukee Rover Pivoting Flood Light isn’t the most attractive design at first blush. It looks a little awkward sitting next to their flashlights and pocket flood lights. A closer look reveals some ingenuity in the design and the possibility of being a better fit for some jobs than Milwaukee’s other lights. Let’s see if […]

Review9.4(out of 10)
Milwaukee M18 LED Stick Light 2352-20

Milwaukee M18 LED Stick Light 2352-20

Looking for an LED work light for small or tighter spaces? The Milwaukee M18 LED Stick Light might fit the bill. Its strength is in its size rather than its output, so let’s take a look and see if the Milwaukee 2352 will be your new go-to. Pros Pivoting design and swiveling hang hooks put […]