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Ryobi P795

Ryobi P795 18V One+ Hybrid LED Color Range Work Light

The Ryobi P795 joins the recent lineup of Ryobi 18V Hybrid LED lights to hit the shelves over the past several years. So what’s different about this model than the original hybrid LED light from Ryobi other than the frame style? It’s all in the name – Ryobi 18V One+ Hybrid Color Range Work Light. […]

Festool SYSRock Jobsite Radio

Top 5 Best Festool Gifts for Christmas

On the 6th day of Christmas, PTR gave to me… Festool gifts from Germany! Day 6 shifts over toward woodworking with our top 5 best Festool gifts for Christmas! Best Festool Gifts for Christmas 2017 Festool SYSRock BR10 Bluetooth Radio Why we’d love to have it: Jobsite radios have to decide what they’re going to […]

Review8.6(out of 10)
Festool SYS Light Duo Video Review

Festool SYSLite Duo Video Review

One of the new products we saw on our trip to Festool’s headquarters in Germany was the Festool SYSLite Duo. We’ve been using the Duo for well over a year now. It’s impressive as a work light when there’s a job to do. But the light is so good that we also use them to light […]

Review8.9(out of 10)
ProBuilt ProLight XLE Series Dual Head with Tripod

Southwire ProBuilt ProLight XLE Series Dual Head with Tripod

Southwire’s ProBuilt may not be a jobsite name you’re familiar with, but you know their flagship lighting solution, the WobbleLight. They make more than just WobbleLights and have a large lineup of options to cover just about your entire jobsite. On the flood side of things, Southwire makes the ProBuilt ProLight XLE Series Dual Head […]

Review8.5(out of 10)
Klein Flashlight with Worklight Review

Klein Flashlight with Worklight Review

The Klein Flashlight with Worklight and Penlight with Laser made their debuts together a while back and I’ve had the chance to use both for several weeks now. With the focus squarely on the flashlight in this review (don’t worry, the penlight review is coming), there are a lot of little things Klein put on this […]

Ryobi One+ Hybrid LED Cable Lights P785

Ryobi One+ Hybrid LED Cable Lights P785

Ryobi recently introduced the new Ryobi One+ Hybrid LED Cable Lights featuring hybrid technology that works either with a Ryobi 18V One+ battery or with an extension cord. The light has metal handles, cord management hooks for hanging, and produces up to 1,500 lumens using 3 light levels with its CREE LEDs. Our Take Ryobi has […]

General Equipment Company Tower Lights

General Equipment Company Tower Lights

General Equipment Company recently announced the General Equipment Company Tower Lights line of inflatable, temporary lighting solutions designed for both large and confined areas including construction, security, party, sporting events, accident investigation, disaster relief, search/rescue, and advertising-related applications. A cylindrical, load-bearing nylon tower is inflated with constant air pressure delivered by an integrated blower system. The […]

Bosch GLI18V-1900, Bosch 18V LED Flood Light, Bosch 18V Bluetooth LED Flood Light

Bosch 18V Bluetooth LED Floodlight

The latest Bosch 18V Bluetooth LED Floodlight (model Bosch GLI18V-1900 C) has some pretty impressive features and performance. It also has a brother in the Bosch 18V LED Floodlight (model Bosch GLI18V-1900. The only difference between the two is Bluetooth connectivity that comes with a $20 premium. The new lights boast 1900 lumens broadcast in […]

Review9.0(out of 10)
OEMTools 600 Lumen Cordless LED Work Light Video Review

OEMTools 600 Lumen Cordless LED Work Light Video Review

Without light, we don’t exist. Trying to complete a job in a workspace with little to no light feels much the same. This is when you need the OEMTools cordless LED work light that projects 600 lumens of LED splendor upon your work area. The OEMTools model 25997 lasts for up to six hours, while […]

Ridgid Gen5X Upright Area Light

Ridgid Gen5X Upright Area Light Video Review

The new Ridgid Gen5X Upright Area Light certainly looks like it could have been called the Ridgid Gen5X Wobblelight, but that name has already been taken, so they had to come up with something else. With 1,000 lumens available spread out in 360 degrees, it may not seem like it’s got the power to light […]