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Worx 4V Cordless Screwdriver

Worx 4V Cordless Screwdriver WX240L

Worx 4V Cordless Screwdriver Three Digital Torque Settings The Worx WX240L 4V Cordless Screwdriver presents a lightweight and handy solution for anything you might need to fasten around the house. Not only does it feature 3 pushbutton torque settings, but its compact frame makes it easy to maneuver in tight quarters. Perfect for Light and […]

Dremel GO Screwdriver

Dremel GO Screwdriver Preview

The Dremel Go screwdriver breaks the brand into the cordless screwdriver market alongside both Pro and homeowner level tools. The benefits of a screwdriver in this class is pretty obvious – you’re not turning a hand tool or putting so much torque into the job that you damage the fastener or workpiece.   Why Dremel? […]

Review9.0(out of 10)
DeWalt Cordless Screwgun DCF622 Versa-Clutch Video Review

DeWalt Cordless Screwgun DCF622 Versa-Clutch Video Review

Picking up an impact driver or drill is not always the best option for driving fasteners, especially when dealing with finished surfaces. At JEN-KEN Kilns, we manufacture the finest kilns (since 1951) for the fired arts industry, consequently we incorporate a lot of polished stainless and aluminum into our kilns. We’ve run the gamut with […]

Review9.3(out of 10)

Festool DWC 18-4500 Cordless Screw Gun Review

Even though I find myself doing just about every type of carpentry job nowadays, I began by working with drywall and I’ve been at it now for 43 years. The work is still done the same way – the board still has to be screwed to the studs – but fortunately the tools have improved […]

Review9.0(out of 10)
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Hammerhead 4V Screwdriver HCSD040 Review

I remember a particular camping trip with my boys a couple years ago where I had to borrow a hatchet from a friend to cut up some wood for our camp fire. The hatchet was a SOG FastHawk Tomahawk—one of the coolest-looking tools you’ll ever see. The trouble was, I needed a tool to cut small branches, split wood, […]

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DeWalt 8V Max Tools Roundup

I get heavy duty, I really do. There are tools that seem to define a man—or at least his chances at getting a job done on time and with the least amount of effort. So with the new DeWalt 8V Max Tools – which include the DeWalt 8V Screwdriver Conduit Reamer, DeWalt 8V Gyroscopic Screwdriver, DeWalt 8V Flashlight, […]

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Porter Cable 8V Max Impact Screwdriver Preview

In a world where we keep seeing the battery pack voltage increase to 20V and beyond, we don’t often hear about some of the smaller cordless tools. Porter-Cable has a solution proving that there is still room for these compact tools in the industry with the introduction of its Porter Cable 8V Max impact screwdriver. Let’s face it, […]

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DeWalt 8V Conduit Reaming Screwdriver

We were pretty impressed with the DeWalt 8V gyroscopic screwdriver (DCF680) they debuted last summer. This week, however, DeWalt dropped a bomb of a tool on electricians with a new modified version of that tool. This time it’s the DeWalt 8V gyroscopic screwdriver with conduit reamer (DCF681). The tool is made for electricians who need […]

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Worx SemiAutomatic Driver Review

Right off the bat, I’m sure some of you are going to ask, “Why on earth would you review a 4V screwdriver in a publication dedicated to tradesmen and tool-using professionals?” Sure, we could have filled this space with another 18V saw or perhaps the latest hand tool or accessory. Heck, even a review of […]

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DeWalt 8V Gyroscopic Screwdriver Review DCF680

The new DeWalt 8V Gyroscopic Screwdriver (DCF680) was announced this week, but we actually got a chance to put our hands on it in Towson, MD back in April to give it a decent workout. The 8V Max DeWalt DCF680 uses a gyroscope similar to the Black & Decker 4V Gyro (but only in one respect) […]