Product Briefs

  • Porter-Cable Bluetooth Radio

    Porter Cable is keeping pace with hand-held technology with the release of its 20-Volt Bluetooth radio. The small radio, weighing just over 3 pounds, can stream music wirelessly from any Bluetooth enabled device.

  • Groz Indestructible Handle Sledgehammer

    The only two requirements for a sledgehammer are that it’s good at smashing things and that it won’t break. Groz’s new Indestructible Handle Sledge Hammers look to excel in both categories.

  • Channellock Screwdrivers

    Everyone needs a few quality screwdrivers. Channellock recently redesigned its with a decidedly retro look that actually makes them easier to use.

  • Diablo Steel Demon Carbide Tipped Recip Blades

    Diablo has designed its new Steel Demon Recip Blades specifically to cut through thick metal.

  • FatMax Auto-Locking Tape

    Stanley has recently released new auto-locking versions of its well-known FatMax tape measures.

  • 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.

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