New RIDGID 18V Cordless Tools for 2020

RIDGID Announces New 18V Cordless Tools for 2020

RIDGID just announced a bunch of new 18V Cordless Tools to add to their huge lineup of 18V tools. Available exclusively at The Home Depot the RIDGID line is a hidden gem especially for PROs looking to stretch their dollar and they come with a great warranty program. The list of new tools for 2020 includes the following:

18V Sub-Compact Brushless 4-Mode 1/2 in. Impact Wrench


Model #:           R87208B
Launch Date:   Fall 2020


  • 30% Light Weight & More Compact for Working in Tight Spaces & Added Control
  • Powerful Brushless Motor Delivers 225 ft.-lbs of Breakaway Torque
  • 3-Speed Settings and Auto-Tightening for Greater Control

18V Sub-Compact Brushless 1/2 in. Hammer Drill/Driver


Model #:           R8711B
Launch Date:   Fall 2020


  • 30% Lighter Weight & More Compact for Working in Tight Spaces & Added Control
  • High Performance Brushless Motor Delivers Over 400 in.-lbs. of Torque
  • 2-Speed Gearbox & 24 Position Clutch for Matching Power to the Application

18V OCTANE Brushless 6-Mode 1/2 in. High Torque Impact Wrench


Model #:           R86211B
Launch Date:   May 2020


  • Powerful Brushless Motor Delivers 1,500 ft.- lbs. of Breakaway Torque For Demanding Applications
  • 6-Mode Settings for Ultimate Control
  • 1/2 in. Friction Ring Anvil

18V Compact Hand Vacuum

Model #:           R860902B
Launch Date:   Available Now


  • 40 CFM of Airflow for Superior Suction
  • Includes: Floor Nozzle, Crevice Nozzle, Extension Tube for Versatility
  • Ergonomic Design for User Comfort

18V 10 oz. Caulk and Adhesive Gun

Model #:           R84044B
Launch Date:   June 2020


  • 750 lbs. of Push Force Provides Power for Fast Application
  • Variable Speed Dial & Variable Speed Trigger Provides Ultimate Control
  • Integrated Rafter Hook for User Convenience

18V Drywall Cut-Out Tool

Model #:           R84730B
Launch Date:   July 2020


  • Powerful Motor Delivers 28,000 RPM for Fast Cutting in Drywall
  • Adjustable Guide for Depth Control
  • Built-In, On-Board Collet Wrench For Convenient Adjustments

18V Digital Inflator

Model #:           R87044
Launch Date:   Fall 2020



  • High Air Flow Delivers Fastest Truck Tire Fill From Flat to Full
  • 2 in. Rotating Digital Dial Allows Easy Rotation to Easily View Pressure Reading
  • Quick Connect Chuck Facilitates Quick Accessory & Stem Changes

18V Compact Bandsaw

Model #:           R8604B
Launch Date:   Fall 2020


  • 2-1/2 in. Cutting Capacity for a Wide Variety of Applications
  • Variable Speed Dial for Controlled Cutting Through Materials
  • Portable Ergonomic Design Featuring Integrated Rafter Hook

18V Compact Jobsite Blower

Model #:           R86043B
Launch Date:   Fall 2020


  • Powerful Motor for Fast Jobsite Cleanup
  • Variable Speed Trigger Matches the Airflow to the Application
  • Lock-On Switch to Reduces User Fatigue

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Todd Fratzel

Todd Fratzel is the Editor-in-Chief and Founder of Tool Box Buzz, and the President of Front Steps Media, LLC, a web based media company focused on the Home Improvement and Construction Industry.He is also the Principal Engineer for United Construction Corp., located in Newport, NH. In his capacity at United he oversees the Residential and Commercial Building Division along with all Design-Build projects.He is also the editor of Home Construction & Improvement.

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  1. emma

    Will ridgid make a big 18volt fan?

    1. Todd Fratzel

      Never know what they will release.

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