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Milwaukee M4 Screwdriver 2101-22 Preview

Milwaukee is apparently committed to developing a whole new line of 4V cordless tools that use the company’s brand new RedLithium 2.0 battery technology. The new screwdriver is just the first product, but it seems to be an impressive proof-of-concept, integrating both RedLink electronics and the new battery technology in one fell swoop. Milwaukee M4 […]

Black & Decker 4V Max Gyro Cordless Screwdriver Review

Black & Decker Gyro 4V Max Cordless Screwdriver Review

It’s rare that I see a tool that catches me off guard and presents something truly “new” or innovative. With the Black & Decker Gyro, innovation is at its core. The question is whether or not the new gyroscopic features are helpful or a hindrance. One thing is for certain, however, you’ll get more “play” time with this tool in terms of its effects as a party favor of attention-grabber than you will from any other powered screwdriver. And you can really use it thanks to some solid and simple thinking on the part of Black & Decker’s engineers.

IKEA FIXA Screwdriver Drill Review

IKEA FIXA Screwdriver Drill Review

When we saw an IKEA-branded drill we simply had to get it. Featuring a soft synthetic rubber skin, the 7.2V 1.5Ah IKEA FIXA screwdriver won’t punch through concrete. And while it won’t stand up to high-torque loads, it will help assemble those new decorative shelves you bought. With IKEA as the brand and the fact […]

Craftsman 4.8 Volt Cordless Screwdriver chuck

Craftsman 4.8 Volt Cordless Screwdriver Review

The Craftsman 4.8 Volt Pistol Screwdriver is a handyman’s (or handywoman’s) “go-to” tool. This rechargeable pistol grip screwdriver is perfect for those around the house jobs for which the big boy tools are simply too darn cumbersome. We tested out this pistol grip screwdriver in a variety of jobs and found it to be long lasting and perfect for most basic projects, provided you didn’t expect much torque or require the finesse of a variable speed drill.