These angle grinders won’t come close to replacing a corded version for all-day use, but most of them are capable enough to have around for average jobs or whenever the convenience of cordless grinding and cutting is needed. Read more
This small tool has a probe tip to prevent accidental firing and bump fire capability for fast operation. Read more
The brass ring can magnetize 1/4-inch driver bits, nut drivers, hex wrenches, and screwdrivers. Read more
Weighing in at 1 1/2 ounces, this multipurpose tool includes a Phillips screwdriver, two slotted drivers, a razor blade, and a bottle opener. Read more
From cordless recip saws to portable CNC machines, here are our top picks of the most innovative new tools in 2014. Read more
The cordless knockout tool can punch 4-inch holes in 12-gauge stainless steel. Read more
Designed to be used with an oscillating tool, the blade cuts through thick beads of silicone and urethane sealant. Read more
The lamp can be placed on a flat surface, gripped by its handle, or hung from 2-by stock with an included hook. Read more
Designed to be durable and comfortable, these gloves feature a shell made of 22 pieces of leather. Read more
This multipurpose tool can scrape paint, pull nails, apply putty, open cans and bottles, clean large and small rollers, and gouge out a crack in wood or a wall. Read more
Designed to be used with a chop saw to cut laminate flooring, the blade will last 75 times longer than a carbide-tipped one, according to the manufacturer. Read more
The layout tool can survive a 3-foot drop, and its battery provides up to 50 hours of power on a single charge. Read more
Besides functioning as a wheelbarrow, it can be a handcart. Either way, the Aerocart is rated for 300 pounds. Read more
A shock-absorbing casing helps the laser withstand being dropped from standard tripod height, and the lithium-ion battery provides 30 hours of power per charge. Read more
This multitasking tool cuts plastic insulated wire, slices the sheath, and strips the wire. Read more
The thick canvas bag has a leather-reinforced bottom and is rated for 100 pounds. Read more
Measuring 5 1/2 inches by 3 inches, the inspection scope has a 2-foot probe with four LEDs at the end. Read more
The laser tool measures and records dimensions, then sends them to your cell phone or tablet via a Bluetooth connection. Read more
The platform on this ladder lets you work facing any direction, and there are places to store tools. Read more
The tooth design on these blades permits cutting on both the up and the down stroke. Read more
The two-speed compact vacuum weighs less than 10 pounds and runs 30 minutes on a single charge. Read more
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