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Milwaukee 2123 M18 Utility Remote Control Search Light

Milwaukee 2123 M18 Utility Remote Control Search Light

Milwaukee has several tools designed specifically for linemen—that includes an M18 Hex Impact wrench, utility crimpers, bucket lights, various hand tools, and more. Now, we’ve got the Milwaukee 2123 M18 Utility Remote Control Search Light. It kind of reminds us of a droid from Star Wars. Why Use the Milwaukee 2123 Utility Remote Control Light? […]

Aerial Linemen: The most dangerous job in the world

Aerial Linemen: The Most Dangerous Job in the World?

Have you ever wanted a job that marries high-voltage electrical repair work and dangling from a helicopter into one super life-threatening profession? If so, Haverfield Aviation might have a position for you. The company specializes in servicing power lines that exist in some of the country’s most dangerous and unforgiving locations. It gets better. These […]

Klein Ratcheting Linemen Wrenches

Klein Ratcheting Lineman Wrenches

Next-Gen Klein Ratcheting Wrenches Simplify a Lineman’s Work Klein has redesigned their line of ratcheting wrenches for utility workers. The updated Klein Ratcheting Lineman Wrenches are stronger than previous models, and the brand has made improvements to the overall comfort of the tool. Same Features, Better Durability and Comfort Klein has four Ratcheting Lineman Wrenches […]

Milwaukee M18 Fuel 7/16" Impact Wrench

Milwaukee M18 Fuel 7/16″ Impact Wrench for Linemen

Milwaukee M18 Fuel 7/16″ Impact Wrench Fits the Unique Needs of Linemen The Milwaukee M18 Fuel 7/16″ Impact Wrench is the first cordless impact wrench designed specifically for the challenges common to the utility linesman. There are already questions about exactly what that means, and we have some answers for you. Want the video instead? Click […]

Klein 20V Max

Klein 20V Max Tools For Electricians

Remember those old comic book crossover issues? Not so much the ones where Marvel characters made an appearance in other Marvel titles, like Spiderman showing up in a few X-Force issues, but when characters hopped brand divisions. I’m thinking more like the time when the Incredible Hulk jumped his way into the DC universe to […]

Milwaukee M18 FORCE LOGIC 9T Utility Cutter

Milwaukee M18 Force Logic 1590 ACSR Cable Cutter

There’s a new cutter option for utility linemen in the Milwaukee M18 Force Logic 1590 ACSR Cable Cutter. It features an automatically-closing, self-latching jaw that can be opened with one hand. It works even while wearing Class 3 gloves. The cutter delivers up to 200 cuts per charge on the XC 5.0 battery. Even better? It […]

Milwaukee M18 FORCE LOGIC 3-inch underground cable cutter with wireless remote

Milwaukee M18 Underground Cable Cutter with Remote

Arc flashes are an ever-present danger when cutting cable, so linemen must move far away from the cut to avoid the hazard. But traditional methods for cutting can still require an unsafe proximity to the danger. Milwaukee designed the 3-inch Milwaukee M18 Underground Cable Cutter with Remote with Force Logic to completely eliminate the chance that […]

Milwaukee M18 Force Logic 750 MCM Crimper

Milwaukee M18 Force Logic Crimpers

Milwaukee hopes to improve the electrical connector installation process with the new Milwaukee M18 Force Logic Crimpers for 750 MCM and 12T utility. The 750 MCM crimper produces UL classified crimps with most #8 to 750 MCM Cu and Dual Rated connectors when used with the forthcoming Exact 12T U-Style Dies while the 12T Utility Crimper gives linesmen 12 […]