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Tools for Testing Voltages and Electical Work – ProToolReviews

Over at ProToolReviews there is a very nice article that breaks down all the most commonly used electrical tools and what each tool does as well as their price ranges. It is our thought that even a fairly novice handyman should probably have himself at least a voltage detector and multimeter. Here is a taste of their full article below…


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Pro or Not So Pro Contest –

Here is an interesting contest that seems to literally separate the men from the boys. You can either submit the best or worst DIY projects you have seen on the Facebook page Be The Pro Challenge. Each week a winner will be selected to win a new Bosch Power Box PS360S. There are only a few entries so far so that power box is as good as your!     


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IRWIN Tools Thank a Tradesman Sweepstakes for $1 Million


(Irwin Press Release) HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — Popular NASCAR driver Jamie McMurray has a huge fan base, but for NASCAR’s premier event – the Irwin Tool Night Race at Bristol Motor Speedway on August 27 – one particular person will have a million reasons to be his biggest fan.
In recognizing and celebrating the contributions of professional tradesmen who play a significant role in our lives each and every day, IRWIN will give away $1 million to one lucky person if McMurray can capture his first triumph under the lights in the 2011 IRWIN Tools Night Race on Bristol’s .533-mile layout as part of the IRWIN Tools Thank a Tradesman Sweepstakes.

It’s simple to enter: say “thanks” to a tradesman who has made a difference in your life by visiting The Sweepstakes concludes on July 8, 2011.


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