Author Archives: Tyler Phillips

Makita Introduces the World’s First Cordless Drywall Sander

Makita is not messing around with this super cool innovation in the world of drywall. Giving users, like yourself, the ability to be mobile around the jobsite allows for quicker more efficient work. No more fumbling around the jobsite looking for outlets and tripping over extension cords. Now with the Makita XLS01T you can finish sanding at a record pace saving you time and money. Coming later this month! Pre-order now at Ohio Power Tool.

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Ingersoll Rand Delivers on New and Improved 20V Compact Impact Wrenches

Ingersoll Rand has listened to their end users who demanded more performance out of the 3/8 and ½ inch compact impact wrenches. They have delivered on an updated line of 20V tools with focus on power, control, durability and access. Both come in 1 or 2 battery kits as well as bare tools in 3/8″ or 1/2″ so there’s something for someone at any level. Let’s dive into what they’ve done—and as always you can pre-order these new tools and everything IR you’ll need at Ohio Power Tool.

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Newest Cordless 12V Tools from Metabo

Metabo 12V Cordless Tools

Metabo has stepped up their game, and diversified their cordless tool line, to include 12V tools to go along with their well established 18V and 36V lines. You are probably thinking do we need another 12V cordless system??? Metabo is making a strong move here with a well-rounded selection of tools from brushless drill/drivers and impact drivers to flashlights and caulking guns. The new 12V line from Metabo means they can appeal to a broader range of end users and professionals with a smaller professional tool, also reserve their higher-voltage tools for more strenuous jobs. The biggest feature here that ties it all together is that these 12V batteries will charge on any 18V or 36V chargers and visa-versa so a single charger does all your Metabo cordless. And as always you can count on your friends at Ohio Power Tool to bring you all these new Metabo 12V Cordless Tools at the most consistently competitive prices.

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Milwaukee’s Work Gear is Coming Just in Time for Winter

Milwaukee does a great job working hand-in-hand with professionals to fully understand your needs. They know that professionals are working in some of the most difficult weather conditions, so they’re delivering new heavy-duty work gear that looks cool and offers all-day comfort—and most importantly protection. All these cold weather solutions will be available at Ohio Power Tool in August of 2019—just in time for winter.

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Milwaukee is Standing Out Like a STUD

When we say Milwaukee is standing out, we mean it both figuratively and literally. Not only have they taken the tool world by storm at their 2019 NPS to stand apart from their competitors, but they announced an innovative line of tape measures with record-breaking standout. Tapes with a solution for every user, and their STUD measures now deliver best-in-class standout at 14′.

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Milwaukee and Empire are Leveling the Playing Field

Empire celebrated their 100-year anniversary at the 2019 Milwaukee NPS. Empire is continuing their tradition of creating, innovating, and revolutionizing practical tool solutions focused on leveling and layout applications with two new products being revealed at the event. And Milwaukee has followed suit with two new levels of their own.

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Milwaukee: The Future of Auto Mechanic Tools

Milwaukee is truly doing some amazing things in the world of auto mechanic tools. Most of you have been around long enough to have been forced to work with pneumatic tools in your shops, and probably still are. Milwaukee Tool is ditching the cumbersome air hoses and replacing them with their innovative cordless M12 & M18 technology. And in strict Milwaukee fashion they have not overlooked even the smallest details with groundbreaking advancements. Check out what they’ve got going on in the automotive department from the NPS 2019 event.

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Milwaukee Jobsite LED Lighting from NPS19

M18 Search Light LED

For the past 8 years Milwaukee Tool has been the industry leader in jobsite lighting with over 40+ job lighting solutions. Milwaukee doesn’t take this lightly, so they have expanded upon, and further developed their entire work light line from hazard awareness and remote-controlled spotlights to wearable lighting. Ditch the extension cords because this entire line is synced up with their cordless battery technology.

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Modernizing Safety & PPE with Milwaukee NPS19

Continuing our coverage of Milwaukee’s 2019 NPS let’s look at the expanded line of PPE safety gear including new hard hats, safety glasses, high visibility safety vests, respirators, hearing protection, more tool lanyards, and cut resistant glove expansion. Check out our videos from the NPS and information below.

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Next Generation of Milwaukee M18 FUEL Nailers

Milwaukee has completely outdone themselves at NPS 2019. There is just a laundry list of teasers with items coming out from now into 2020.  We are going to kick off our coverage with some long-awaited nail gun announcements, Pre-sale going on NOW at Ohio Power Tool.

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