Cordless Tools reviews

Kobalt XTR 24 Volt Max Cordless Drills Review

Kobalt XTR 24 Volt Max Cordless Drills Review Kobalt has expanded their venerable 24 Volt Max line of tools with the new XTR series that takes advantage of new and more powerful battery packs. To see the capabilities of the XTR batteries, Kobalt sent me two of their new flagship cordless drills for review. The […]

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DEWALT 20V Cordless Roofing Nailer

DEWALT 20V Cordless Wire Collated Roofing Nailer DCN45RNB Review We recently got our hands on the DEWALT 20V 15° cordless coil roofing nailer. This is the first battery-powered only nailer we’ve seen, we did review the Duo-fast gas nailer years ago, but it did not stick with contractors. We’ve been using the DEWALT pneumatic nailer […]

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RIDGID 18v Cordless 10-oz Caulk and Adhesive Gun Review

RIDGID 18v Cordless 10oz Caulk and Adhesive Gun Model R84044B RIDGID  recently released 9 new tools from their new 18v cordless solutions, one of which was the new 18v 10oz caulk and adhesive gun- Model R84044B. Cordless caulking guns are fairly new to the contracting game but they have hit the pavement running.  Regardless of […]

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Makita LED Area Work Light  

Makita 18V X2 L.E.D. Area Light, DML810 Review As a remodeling contractor, we work in spaces that have not yet had lighting installed by the electrician yet. When setting up a job site, the right lighting is essential to ensuring that we can safely see what we are working on. We recently took a look at […]

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Milwaukee M18 FUEL 2 Gallon Compressor 2840-20

Milwaukee M18 FUEL 2 Gallon Compact Quiet Compressor Review Milwaukee is working hard to supply the professional carpenter and remodeler core-trade with tools. Their new Milwaukee M18 Compressor 2840-20, is late to the table, they used their time wisely to improve on what the other trailblazers have done. Milwaukee M18 FUEL Compressor Specifications Sound Level         […]

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DEWALT 20-Volt Max XR Brushless Screw Gun

DEWALT Drywall Screwgun Collated Magazine DCF620 We recently got to spend some time with the DEWALT 20-Volt Max XR Brushless Drywall Screwgun during a basement remodel involving 4000 sq ft of wall and ceiling hung drywall.  We exclusively used the DCF620 Drywall Screwgun as well as its modular collated magazine attachment the DCF6201. DCF620 Screw […]

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HART Random Orbit Sander Review

HART Tools 20V 5″ Random Orbit Sander Review This tool review takes an in depth look at the HART Random Orbit Sander from their 20V cordless line. HART Tools is establishing themselves as a go-to value brand for the entry level craftsman or DIY homeowner. The HART sander Model HPSD01 is a cost effective yet […]

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Milwaukee Cordless Framing Nailer

Milwaukee M18 FUEL 21° and 30° Framing Nailer Review Milwaukee is a company that has certainly enjoyed its share of firsts. But when it comes to the remodeling and carpentry trades, they’re playing catch up. One recent new example is their very first cordless framing nailers, the Milwaukee Cordless Framing Nailer M18 FUEL™ 21° Framing Nailer […]

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Makita Portable Backpack Power

Makita PDC01 4x18v Portable Battery Power Backpack Review When I first heard about the Makita Portable Backpack Power supply, I immediately had two reactions: First, would anyone really want to make a cordless tool corded? Second, what a great way to extend the efficiency of and useful runtime for a tool. These two thoughts are in […]

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Makita 18V LXT Li-Ion Cordless / Corded Work Light Review

Makita 18V LXT DML809 Cordless / Corded Work Light The Work Light category continues to explode across all Brands in large part to the affordability of LED lights and more powerful batteries. Makita released several new work lights this year including the new DML809 18V LXT Cordless / Corded Work Light. We got our hands […]

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