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Power Tool Week In Review Ep126 | Hilti Launch, Lenox Blades, Pro Tool Innovation Awards, New & Reviews

This week was jam-packed with Hilti’s 2018 Innovation event, we take a trip to Lenox for a look at new blades and the Pro Tool Innovation Award winners have been announced. View this and more on YOUR Power Tool Week In Review, Episode 126. (more…)

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Power Tool Week In Review Ep125 | New Tools from EGO, Jet, Ryobi + Battery Updates & Head-2-Heads

Wow, it’s our 25th episode! Ryobi and Milwaukee offer-up battery powered heat just in time for Fall and new batteries continue to roll into the market. We’re giving away a Grey Pneumatic 59 Piece 3/8″ Drive SAE & METRIC 6 Point Standard & Deep Duo Socket Set! View this and more on YOUR Power Tool Week In Review, Episode 125. (more…)

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Milwaukee M12 Rocket 2132-20 OR M18 Rocket 2131-20 Work Light?

You’re working in the dark and some light would be greatly appreciated. Milwaukee recently introduced a new member to the lighting family, the M12 Rocket Dual Power Tower Light (2132-20). Is it worth skipping the new and approved M18 Rocket (2131-20)? Let’s shine some light on the differences of the two models to determine our decision.  (more…)

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Power Tool Week In Review Ep124 | New Milwaukee Battery, Dewalt Reviews, Klein News, Hikoki Launches & More

Dewalt enters the cooler market as Hilti heats up their new gas-powered 12” saw. Hitachi… Or HiKOKI has a multi-volt battery platform, and we give away a new Bosch Bluetooth speaker. View this and more on YOUR Power Tool Week In Review, Episode 124. (more…)

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Inside Look | Milwaukee M18 Fuel 7-1/4″ Circular Saws GEN 1 #2731 vs GEN 2 #2732

The new Milwaukee GEN 2 is here, complete with a number of upgrades. What upgrades? We’re going to show you! We take an Inside Look with the help of 3 pros, Foreman AJ Delancey, Design Builder Steve Gohring, and Tool Expert Kris Cousins. All three get hands-on with both the Gen 1 ($489, two 9Ah HD batteries 2731-22HD) AND Gen 2 ($399, one 12Ah HD battery 2732-21HD) models and provide feedback.  (more…)

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Power Tool Week In Review Ep123 | New Tools from Dewalt, Snap-On, Ryobi, Stihl, Milwaukee, Hitachi & More

Dewalt announces new 20V Max tools, Hitachi gears up to launch a new High Torque Impact Wrench, Snap-on Tools goes NEON and Dirt Monkey may just be Batman! View this and more on YOUR Power Tool Week In Review, Episode 123. (more…)

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GEARWRENCH Introduces Customizable Mobile Work Station

To solve a problem, sometimes you need to think outside the box. In this case, premier hand tool brand Gearwrench actually went and built a better box. The Gearwrench 83169 42″ Mobile Work Station arrived at Ohio Power Tool recently and it’s a well built box with a load of features. Not to mention, the Black & Orange finish is awesome!  (more…)

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Inside Look | Milwaukee M18 GEN 3 Impact Driver vs GEN 2 Impact Driver

We took an INSIDE LOOK at Milwaukee’s GEN3 1/4” Hex Impact Driver 2804-22. This latest addition to the M18 Fuel lineup is only 4 and a half inches in length and boasts 2,000 inch pounds of torque (which is a 200-inch-pound increase-in-power over the previous GEN2 model from 2017). So here’s a look at Gen 2 vs Gen 3 and see what has improved in a year, in terms of Milwaukee’s engineering, design, and performance.  (more…)

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Power Tool Week In Review Ep122 | News on Makita, Ryobi, Bosch, Craftsman, Mafell, Echo + Giveaways!

Red Beard & The Den of Tools tells the origin story of DeWalt, Mark Thomas puts a circular saw on a long stick, Bosch is giving away 2,000 Impacts and we’re giving away a Milwaukee Gen 3 Hammer Drill! View this and more on YOUR Power Tool Week In Review, Episode 122.

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Milwaukee Tool | M18 Fuel 3-in-1 Backpack Vac

Our feed’s are filled with kids all suited up with backpacks, going back to school. I figured now is good time to show off Milwaukee’s backpacks too! The Milwaukee Tool M18 FUEL 3-in-1 Backpack Vacuum (bare tool) is shipping in a couple weeks (September 1st) and is available for pre order at Ohio Power Tool for only $299!  (more…)

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