Inside Look | Milwaukee M18 FUEL Table Saw

One of the most anticipated new tools to come out of the Milwaukee NPS this year was the M18 Fuel Cordless Tablesaw, running on Milwaukee’s new 12.0Ah HD batteries. A few weeks ago we got our hands on the saw, and immediately brought it over to AJ Delancey at AD Enterprises. We asked AJ to put the saw to work on the job site so we could get some real world feedback.  Continue reading

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Milwaukee M12 FUEL Stubby Impact Wrenches

M12 Stubby Impact Wrench

The biggest thing to happen to Air Impact Wrenches over the past few years has been the stubby! We’ve seen the top air tool lines from IR, CP and other launch these compact tools with big success but nothing in a cordless versions, Until Now! Welcome the M12 FUEL Stubby Impact Wrenches in 1/4”, 3/8” and 1/2″ versions. Super compact size at 5.1” with impressive torque at 250 ft-lbs, these are going to lead to even less air hoses on the shop floor.

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Milwaukee Tools Q3 Promotions and New Tools!

Oh, boy! As we move closer to fall, Milwaukee is pushing out the promotions and new tools! Speaking of fall, Ohio Power Tool just added the new line of Milwaukee Heated Gear. You’ll find a wide selection of Jackets, Hoodies, Shirts and Gloves which was covered in an early post, Milwaukee 2018 Update for Heated Jackets & Gloves. Now let’s dive in and see what else we have here. Continue reading

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Klein Tools | Drivers, Strippers & More

Klein Tools was productive, launching four new products recently.  Expanding upon the concept of multi-bit screwdrivers, Klein has come up with the 7-in-1 Nut Driver.  Utilizing spring coils and rare earth magnets, this tool makes changing nuts and bolts a synch. Their Electricians multi-tool features a small knife, Philips and flat-head screwdrivers, and a wire stripper.  Not sure how useful a splinter remover is, but it stores neatly in the aluminum handle.  Continue reading

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Metabo | Cordless Blind Rivet Gun BNP 18 LTX BL

As you can tell from the video above, this Rivet Gun means business! The Metabo Cordless Blind Rivet Gun is for extremely fast riveting, comparable to pneumatic machines. If you’re already a Metabo 18v cordless collector, it’s compatible with all Metabo 18v battery packsContinue reading

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Power Tool Week In Review Ep118 | Milwaukee Gets Tested, Ridgid Wins & Ryobi Changes Color

This week, we trade in our tape measures for some new tech and John Malecki gives a watermelon a beating with a legendary hammer. View this and more on YOUR Power Tool Week In Review, Episode 118.

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Ingersoll Rand W7152 IQv20 ½” Impact 1500 ft-lbs.

W7152 IR IMpact

Clearly Ingersoll Rand has a focus on mechanics, being the name brand in air tools for many years we were not surprised when their first cordless impact W7150 hit the market years ago it was truly innovative. Even years later when we compared high torque impacts (see post here) it held its own pro cordless brands with Milwaukee, Makita, Dewalt and others. With a narrow focus on mechanics IR wants to be the leaders in Impact wrenches, Air Tools or Cordless so we were not surprised they would come out with the new W7152 which promises best in class 1500 ft-lbs Nut Busting torque.

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Power Tool Week In Review Ep. 117 | Bosch Gets Thinner, Dewalt Rebounds, & Milwaukee Makes An Impact

Bosch fits in with all the other thin batteries, @ToolHoarder shows off the Milwaukee collection and I’ve been pronouncing routers wrong for years! View all this and more on YOUR Power Tool Week In Review, Episode 117.

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Milwaukee M18 Gen 3 1/4″ Impact & Hammer Drill | Available now!

I walked into the office this morning and noticed a big pallet of the new Milwaukee Gen 3 Hammer and 1/4″ Impacts 2853-22CT. We wanted to take a quick look at all the GEN 3 drills and impacts as well as the handful of new M18 Combo Kits which now include these 3, 5, 7 piece kits!  Continue reading

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GOT COLD BEER? Milwaukee VS Klein Jobsite Cooler Head 2 Head Shootout

Scott cracks a few (or more) open to see which cooler is the coolest! So, we throw a six pack in the Milwaukee Jobsite Soft-Side Cooler 48-22-8250 and the Klein Jobsite Soft-Sided Cooler 55601, wait 12 hours and let the testing commence.  Continue reading

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