Product Briefs

  • Knipex Pliers Wrench XL 16

    The Knipex Pliers Wrench XL 16-inch combines the clamping power of pliers with the smooth, aligned jaws of a wrench.

     
  • Amana Non-Marring Countersink

    Amana’s Non-Marring Countersink is equipped with a depth stop that freely-rotates on a series of ball bearings.

     
  • Hart Quick-Tatch Trowels

    Hart’s Quick-Tatch trowel system consists of a detachable handle that slides on and off a variety of trowels and floats, making them very easy to transport and stow.

     
  • Seen at JLC Live: The Mosley Infinity Level

    This modular level extends to any length, can be assembled as a square or T-square, and breaks down to fit in a small tool box or bag.

     
  • Weather Guard Truck Box and Keyless Access System

    The Quick Draw entry system allows a pickup truck box to be opened with a wireless remote.

     
  • Dewalt Retractable Auto-Load Knife

    Swapping blades on a utility knife can be tedious, and with some models you'll even need a screwdriver. DeWalt’s new Folding Auto-Load Knife makes the process simple and fast.

     
  • Home-Built CO2 System for Nail Guns

    Brian Way’s setup powers pneumatic tools quietly, portably, and without a compressor.

     
  • Klein Drill Tap Tool Kit

    This clever combination tool allows you to drill and tap metal in a single operation.

     
  • QuickDraw Remote Access System

    This add-on device from Weather Guard allows you to unlock a truck box with a remote and can be set to automatically unlock when you are within 5’ of the vehicle.

     
  • A Multi-Port Charger with a Difference

    Most multi-port chargers charge sequentially; Makita's Dual-Port charger charges two batteries at the same time in the same amount of time it normally takes to charge one.

     
  • Jack Rabbit Tool Co. Mag Ring

    The brass ring can magnetize 1/4-inch driver bits, nut drivers, hex wrenches, and screwdrivers.

     
  • Gerber Artifact

    Weighing in at 1 1/2 ounces, this multipurpose tool includes a Phillips screwdriver, two slotted drivers, a razor blade, and a bottle opener.

     
  • Bosch Sealant Knife

    Designed to be used with an oscillating tool, the blade cuts through thick beads of silicone and urethane sealant.

     
  • Hyde 17-in-1 Painter’s Multi Tool

    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.

     
  • Diablo Pergo Blade

    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.

     
  • Spyder Skeleton Jigsaw Blades

    The tooth design on these blades permits cutting on both the up and the down stroke.

     
  • A New Line of DeWalt Air Tools

    Designed with automotive and industrial users in mind, these tools are said to have good ergonomics and the speed and power to get the job done.

     
  • Ergodyne Arsenal Tool Backpack

    This hiking style pack is designed to carry tools.

     
  • The Demo-Dek

    This specialized prying tool makes quick work of removing deck boards.

     
  • DeWalt Metal Storage System

    This new rolling base cabinet and top chest were built with mechanics and contractors in mind.

     
 
 
 
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