Product Briefs

  • Rockwell Introduces New Oscillating Tools

    Rockwell unveils four new OMTs that are lighter and more powerful than previous Sonicrafter models.

     
  • DeWalt Introduces an Upgraded Table Saw

    Designed to be safer, the DWE7499GD has a no-volt switch and the new Guard Detect system.

     
  • Diablo and Trex Team Up With Decking Saw Blades

    A blade manufacturer and composite decking producer team up to create a blade designed specifically for cutting composite materials.

     
  • Diablo Demo Demon Reciprocating Saw Blades

    Reciprocating saw blades aren’t known for their longevity. Diablo is looking to change that perception with its Demo Demon carbide-tipped reciprocating saw blades.

     
  • Rockwell Mini Circular Saw

    Rockwell’s 4 1/2-inch Compact Circular Saw won’t likely be your primary framing saw, but it should make quick work of trim and other smaller cuts.

     
  • Klein All-Purpose Pliers

    A cross between needle-nose pliers and wire strippers, this new tool allows the electrician to carry one less thing in his pouch.

     
  • Roan Dust Collecting Circular Saw

    This 7 1/4-inch saw uses cyclonic action and a washable filter to collect dust without the use of a vac.

     
  • Bosch Industrial Sealant Knife

    This new OMT accessory is designed to speed the removal of caulk and sealant.

     
  • Milwaukee FUEL Circular Saw

    This brushless saw is said to cut faster and offer more runtime than conventional cordless models.

     
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    Freud Track Saw Blades

    These replacement blades fit most saws and are readily available.

     
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    Festool Carvex 420 Jigsaw

    A strobed LED makes for better accuracy and interchangeable foot plates for greater flexibility.

     
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    Panasonic EY45A1LS1G Cordless Recip Saw

    Tools in this series can be powered by the company's 14.4- and 18-volt batteries.

     
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    DeWalt DWE575SB Circular Saw

    A compact circular saw that weighs less than 9 pounds.

     
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    Ridgid Tile Saw

    The R4030 is a high-capacity 7-inch tile saw that sells at a very low price point

     
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    Dustless Technologies SawBuddie

    Dust-free cutting with a recip saw may be possible after all

     
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    Bullet Tools EZ Shear

    The SST 26 can cleave a saw-quality cut through siding materials up to 1-1<2044>8 inches thick

     
  • Woodworking Blades

    Irwin's sub-brand Marples, a name best known for chisels, has just released a new line of thin-kerf woodworking blades engineered for clean cuts and long life.

     
  • Cordless Cutter

    Milwaukee's new M12 Cable Cutters are a nice alternative to manual cutters, which require a lot of muscle power and can be difficult to use within the confines of an electrical panel.

     
  • 12-Inch Miter Saw

    Like the small table saw Bosch released last year, the 12-inch CM12 chop saw was designed with portability and capability in mind.

     
  • Air-Powered Shingle Cutter

    Making crisp, straight cuts in asphalt shingles with a utility knife can be tricky in warm weather and downright tough when it's cold.

     
 
 
 
 
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