September 23, 2021

Professional Tool Reviews for Pros

Bostitch Cordless Power Tools

We enjoy the opportunity to review a new power tool when it is developed, but when a company tells us they are coming out with an completely new line of power tools, we get really excited! Bostitch has announced the launch of their new professional power tool line consisting of several new Bostitch corded tools and 18V Bostitch cordless power tools. The entire line has been designed an engineered with the professional contractor and the demands of the job site in mind.

The new line includes an 18V Cordless Drill/Driver, 18V Cordless Impact Driver, 1/2″ Hammer Drill, 7 and 1/4″ Circular Saw, Orbital Jigsaw, Reciprocating Saw, 4 and 1/2″ Angle Grinder, and 3/8 inch Corded Drill. Bostitch is accompanying this new line of professional power tools with accessories for specific job applications. These include Circular and Reciprocating Saw blades, abrasives, fastening accessories, and drilling accessories.

These Bostitch cordless power tools and corded models are backed by the company’s 3 year limited warranty (2 years on batteries and chargers) and are available online and at retail locations nationwide. Visit the Bostitch website for more information.

Bostitch Cordless Power Tools

Bostitch 18V 1/2″ Drill/Driver Kit (BTC400LB, MSRP $149.99)

  • 2-speed high torque/high speed gear box (0-350/0-1500 RPM)
  • 1/2″ keyless metal locking Chuck for bit retention and Chuck durability
  • 24 position clutch to reduce stripping of fasteners.
  • Weight: 3.7 pounds
  • Length: about eight inches long
  • Iintegrated L.E.D. worklight to illuminate dark work areas

The Kit includes: Drill, (2) 18V Lithium Ion Batteries, (1) 18V Lithium Ion Charger, (1) PH#2 Screwdriving Bit, (1) Bit Tip Storage, and (1) Kit Box.

Bostitch 18V 1/4″ Hex Chuck Impact Driver Kit (BTC440LB, MSRP $99.99)

  • Variable speed trigger providing 0-2800 revolutions-per-minute (RPM) and 0-3100 beats-per-minute (BPM)
  • High torque motor delivering 1400 inch-pounds of maximum torque
  • Weight: 3.4 pounds
  • Length: 6-3/4 inches long
  • Quick-release 1/4″ Hex Chuck for quick and easy bit changes
  • Integrated L.E.D. worklight to illuminate dark work areas.

The Kit includes: Impact Driver, (1) 18V Lithium Ion Battery, (1) Lithium Ion Charger, (1) PH#2 Screwdriving Bit, (1) Bit Tip Storage and (1) Kit Box.

Bostitch Corded Tools

Bostitch 7 Amp 1/2″ Hammer Drill Kit (BTE 140K, MSRP $79.99)

  • Dual speed selection switch for speed and power between 0 – 1100/0 – 3100 RPM
  • Hammer Drill mode delivers 0 – 52700 BPM
  • 1/2″ all metal, keyed Chuck for bit retention
  • Metal gear housing
  • 360 degree side handle
  • Built in Depth Rod
  • Weight: 5.1 pounds

The Kit includes: Hammer Drill, (1) Side Handle, (1) Depth Rod, (1) Chuck Key and Holder, and (1) Kit Box.

Bostitch 15 Amp 7-1/4″ Circular Saw Kit (BTE300K, MSRP $89.99)

  • 5600 RPM motor
  • Cast magnesium shoe for lightweight enhancement
  • Tool free bevel adjustment up to 55 degrees with positive detents at 45 and 22.5 degrees
  • Up to 2 and 3/8 inch cutting depth at 90 degrees and 1 and 3/16 inch cutting depth at 45 degrees
  • 10 foot power cord
  • Weight: 9.5 pounds

The Kit includes: Circular Saw, (1) 7-1/4″ Carbide Tipped Blade, (1) Rip Fence, (1) Blade Wrench and (1) Kit Box.

Bostitch 6 Amp Orbital Jigsaw Kit (BTE340K, MSRP $79.99)

  • 13/16 inch stroke length
  • 7 position speed dial for 0 – 3200 strokes per minute (SPM)
  • 4 Orbital settings
  • Cast shoe features detents at 0, 15, 30, and 45 degrees
  • Cast aluminum shoe for cut stability
  • Tool free blade changes
  • Integrated L.E.D. worklight to illuminate dark areas

The Kit includes: Jigsaw, (1) Wood Cutting Blade, (1) No Mar Shoe Cover and (1) Kit Box.

Bostitch 8.5 Amp Reciprocating Saw Kit (BTE360K, MSRP $89.99)

  • 1 and 1/8 inch stroke length
  • 0 – 3000 strokes per minute (SPM)
  • Orbital setting for aggressive cutting action
  • Tool free blade changes
  • Variable speed trigger
  • Adjustable tool free pivoting shoe
  • Weight: 7.4 pounds

The Kit includes: Reciprocating Saw, (1) 6 inch Wood Cutting Blade and (1) Kit Box.

Bostitch 7 Amp 4-1/2″ Angle Grinder Kit (BTE820K, MSRP $59.99)

  • 11000 RPM
  • Cast metal housing for heat dissipation
  • 3 position side handle
  • Non-locking paddle switch to shut off the Angle Grinder in case of drop
  • Spindle lock and tool free guard for quick wheel and accessory changes or adjustments

The Kit includes: Small Angle Grinder, (1) Grinding Guard, (1) Grinding Wheel, (1) Cutting Guard, (1) Cutting Wheel (1) Side Handle, (1) Wrench and (1) Kit Box.

Bostitch 6.5 Amp 3/8″ Drill Kit (BTE100K, MSRP $49.99)

  • 0 – 2500 RPM
  • 3/8 inch all metal locking Chuck
  • Variable speed trigger
  • Weight: 3.2 pounds
  • Lock on button
  • Integrated belt clip

The Kit includes: Drill and (1) Kit Box.

Bostitch 18V Lithium 2-Tool Combo Kit (BTCK410L2, MSRP $189.99) 

  • BTC400 18V Drill/Driver
  • BTC440 18V Impact Driver
  • (2) 18V Lithium Ion Batteries
  • 18V Lithium Ion Charger
  • (2) PH#2 Screwdriving Bits
  • Bit Tip Storage
  • Belt Clip
  • Kit Box

 Bostitch 18V Li-ion Battery (BTC480L, MSRP $69.99)

Bostitch 18V Li-ion Fast Charger (BTC429L, MSRP $54.99)

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