Professional Tool Reviews for Pros


Review8.9(out of 10)
Klein Tools Electrician's Pocket Knife With Phillips Screwdriver

Klein Electrician’s Pocket Knife With Phillips Screwdriver Review

You probably know we’re big fans of knives considering every member of our Pro team carries one. It’s the folding flipper in particular that we turn to for an EDC, or Every Day Carry, knife. Most people we talk to find once they start carrying one, they really need it only about twenty times a […]

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 […]

Pro Tool Reviews: A Pirate's Life for Me

Pro Tool Reviews: A Pirate’s Life for Me

As some of you may already know, I recently suffered a retinal detachment that has taken me out for a bit. While that puts all of my current review projects on hold, I’m undaunted in my attempts to at least make fun of myself along the way. In honor of my current look sporting an […]

Review9.0(out of 10)
Klein 15-in-1 Multi-Bit Screwdriver

Klein 15-in-1 Multi-Bit Screwdrivers (32290)

Multi-purpose tools are any Pro’s best friend. They reduce the number of tools you need to carry which maximizes the space in your tool bag. I’m tempted to say that tools like the new Klein 15-in-1 Multi-Bit Screwdriver reduce the weight in your bag. If I’m honest, however, I’m really going to fill the space with […]

Review9.1(out of 10)
Klein 6-in-1 Ratcheting Stubby Screwdriver

Klein 6-in-1 Ratcheting Stubby Screwdriver

Klein Tools has recently released several new multi-bit screwdrivers that we’re going to take a more detailed look at. Each of these may not look that complex or exciting on the surface, but models like the Klein 6-in-1 Ratcheting Stubby Screwdriver we’re looking at today are more than they appear. The rationale for a multi-bit […]

Klein Multi-Bit Screwdriver and Multi-Bit Nut Driver 2016

Klein Multi-Bit Screwdriver Lineup Expands

Klein Multi-Bit Screwdriver and Multi-Bit Nut Driver Options Expand with a Focus on Specific Roles Klein is constantly on the lookout to help electricians save space in their tool bags and they’ve come out with a new line of solutions in that vein. New Klein Multi-Bit Screwdriver and Multi-Nut Driver options run from standard styles to […]

Southwire Screwdriver Expansion - Southwire SDR9N1

New Southwire Screwdriver and Nut Driver Solutions

Southwire is continuing their march into the electrical sector of the industry with more hand tools targeting professionals and tradesmen. A trio of new Southwire Screwdriver and Nut Driver solutions are making their way to store shelves as we speak. As Southwire continues to expand, we’re seeing more features that electricians are looking for like magnetic […]

Vessel hand tools

Vessel Hand Tools – Screwdrivers and Allen Wrenches

Every now and then we get tools sent to us from companies we’re unfamiliar with. When some Vessel hand tools came to our door our curiosity piqued around both the brand and the build quality of the tools. Japanese Vessel Co, Inc makes (in Japan) hand tools, bits & holders, air tools, air nippers, and even a gasoline impact […]

Review9.8(out of 10)
Sonic Tools S10 toolbox truck

Sonic Tools S10 Toolbox Review

The toolbox. Is there a more centric piece to any garage, shop, or shed? I think not. Of course, just mentioning a toolbox can be a very subjective topic. This one term can be defined by many things. It might be the small sheet-metal box that your grandfather gave you containing a hammer, pliers, and […]

Review8.6(out of 10)
Southwire 8-piece screwdriver set peg board

Southwire 8-piece Screwdriver Set SDSET8

The Southwire 8-piece screwdriver set includes eight different drivers. There are three slotted “cabinet” screwdrivers, two keystone slotted screwdrivers, two #2 Philips drivers, and a square (“Roberts” style) driver. While screwdrivers may not seem like an exciting tool to review (and indeed, for the most part they aren’t) there are some things to know about a tool you’re going […]