Wednesday, April 24, 2019

MAKITA LAUNCHES NATIONAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN PROMOTING CORDLESS OUTDOOR POWER EQUIPMENT




April 24, 2019, La Mirada, CA – Makita U.S.A., Inc. just announced the "Rule the Outdoors" national media campaign to promote cordless outdoor power equipment and their benefits, such as instant starts, lower noise, reduced maintenance, and zero emissions.

Sunday, April 21, 2019

Legendary Toro Performance Now Available in Lithium-Ion Battery-Powered Line 2019!

60V1 Flex-Force Power System™ powers new mowers, string trimmer and leaf blower 

 BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (May 1, 2019) – The legendary performance of Toro’s gas-powered products is now available in a battery-powered line. The company has just introduced three new mowers, a leaf blower and a string trimmer with Toro’s new Flex-Force Power System™ featuring 60V1 lithium-ion technology. A 60V snowblower will be available later in 2019.

Friday, April 19, 2019

EVERWIN Unveils Powerful, Compact Metal Connector Nail Gun MCN40 (Read press release here)

Every once in a while, we at TRZ like to bring you information on new tools through brand issued press releases. Though we have not tested this new Everwin nailer for ourselves, we feel that this is a great way to get information to the end consumer Reead below to see what the new MCN40 nailer has to offer.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Home Depot will be bringing some very cool tools to their stores in 2019, and we got to see them. 2019 Home Depot Prospective Exhibit!

I'm sitting at the airport right now catching a flight back home to Ohio after spending a few days in Atlanta.  I attended the 2019 Home Depot Prospective event which gave an insight of some of the newest tools to hit the market in 2019. Below is a recap of what is coming to a Home Depot near you in 2019. All I can say is that I was truley amazed with some of the tools that were there, and battery technology has basically surpassed every expectation that we though it could just 5 years ago.

Monday, April 8, 2019

Milwaukee® Introduces a Maintenance-Free 130w LED Temporary Site Light



MILWAUKEE, WI – The leading jobsite lighting provider in the industry, Milwaukee Tool, continues to expand their Lighting Solutions with the introduction of the RADIUS™ LED 130W Temporary Site Light. The AC-powered lighting solution is specifically designed to significantly reduce the labor time associated with temporary lighting installation, maintenance costs, and overall energy consumption. The new light is easy to set up and can instantly light up the work space with 15,000 lumens of TRUEVIEW™ high definition light – reducing the number of temp lights needed throughout the job. 

Thursday, April 4, 2019

New Milwaukee 15T Crimper is Designed to Reduce Peak Muscle Effort



MILWAUKEE, WI – Milwaukee Tool enhances productivity during large wire compression by providing the easiest way to crimp with the M18™ FORCE LOGIC™ 15T Crimper. The lightest 15T crimper on the market, the new tool helps reduce muscle effort through a unique in-line design and centered grip for one-handed use. These features pair with the tool’s 350-degree rotating head for the easiest alignment. The tool is also fully compatible with all industry-standard P-Dies and P-to-U Die Adapters, enabling users to utilize the dies they already have.*

New Milwaukee Tools M18 FORCE LOGIC 10,000 psi Hydraulic Pump Provides the Easiest Way to Power Hydraulics


MILWAUKEE, WI – Milwaukee Tool continues to bring productivity to new heights in the utility industry with the introduction of the M18™ FORCE LOGIC™ 10,000 psi Hydraulic Pump – the easiest way to power hydraulics. Designed to be fully compatible with all existing 10,000 psi-rated hydraulic hoses and single-acting heads, this new hydraulic pump is up to 80% smaller and 75 lbs lighter than gas units for one-person carry and easiest set-up. A high-pressure flow rate that’s 3X faster than other cordless pumps delivers gas-like performance including 24 second cycle times and up to 60 presses on a single battery on 1590 ACSR connectors. The M18™ FORCE LOGIC™* 10,000 psi Hydraulic Pump fundamentally changes the way transmission lines get installed.

Milwaukee USB Rechargeable Utility Hot Stick Light Sets New Standard for Inline Hot Stick Lighting



MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool continues to deliver unprecedented innovation for the Power Utility Industry with the introduction of the USB Rechargeable Utility Hot Stick Light. This lighting solution attaches to any universal hot stick and is built with two separate LED lights that provide 350 lumens of TRUEVIEW™ high-output lighting for up to 8 hours, setting a new standard for inline hot stick lighting.

Thursday, March 21, 2019

The World’s First Cordless 1” High Torque Impact Wrench Just Made It Easier to Say ‘Goodbye’ to Compressors and Generators (Milwaukee Tools)




MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool just elevated the productivity for users who fasten up to 1-3/4” bolts with the introduction of the first and only cordless 1” high torque impact wrench. An incredible breakthrough for cordless power tool technology, the M18 FUEL™ 1” High Torque Impact Wrench w/ ONE-KEY™ is also the world’s most powerful cordless impact. It utilizes advanced M18 FUEL™ technology to deliver up to 1800 ft-lbs of nut-busting torque while remaining 7 lbs lighter than the leading corded option currently available. 

Thursday, March 7, 2019

Milwaukee Upgrades Its Entire M18 System with New HIGH OUTPUT Batteries and M18 & M12 Super Charger



MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool, the leader in cordless power tool technology, announces the next breakthrough for its M18™ Cordless System by extending its range of M18™ REDLITHIUM™ HIGH OUTPUT™ Batteries and introducing the first M18™ & M12™ Super Charger.  The new M18™ REDLITHIUM™ HIGH OUTPUT™ XC8.0 and CP3.0 battery packs will join the company’s current HIGH OUTPUT™ HD12.0 and XC6.0 offerings, establishing new top-tiers of performance for the XC (Extended Capacity) and CP (Compact) battery segments. All M18™ REDLITHIUM™ HIGH OUTPUT™ batteries provide 50% more power, run 50% cooler, and offer increased run-time over standard M18™ REDLITHIUM™ batteries, all while being compatible with the entire M18™ System of more than 175 tools.

Thursday, February 28, 2019

New M18 FUEL™ 7/16” Utility Impact Wrench is First to Be Made Specifically for Linemen





MILWAUKEE, WI- Milwaukee Tool continues to deliver unprecedented innovation for the Power Utility Industry with the introduction of the M18 FUEL™ 7/16” Hex Utility High Torque Impact Wrench w/ ONE-KEY™.  The industry’s only cordless impact wrench made specifically for Linemen, this is also the world’s fastest-drilling cordless 7/16” impact wrench, delivering 30% faster drilling than other cordless options available. The new tool also provides up to 750 ft-lbs max torque for powerful breakaway capability and has features uniquely designed to offer Linemen maximum control such as an extended handle and QUIK-LOK™ chuck.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

We took the new RIDGID One Handed OCTANE Recipricating Saw for a spin, and this is what we thought. ( R86448B )


The R86448B can be used with one or two hands


This saw is simply perfect. Its not one of those massive saws that you need to lug around and find storage for, but it gets the job done just as good. Best thing is, it has a life time warranty with registration.

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Milwaukee M18 FUEL™ 4-1/2” - 6” Braking Grinders Generate Power of 13amp Corded



MILWAUKEE, WI – Unwavering in their dedication to delivering productivity-enhancing solutions that provide the right blend of power, run-time, and performance, Milwaukee Tool is proud to round out its cordless grinding lineup with the addition of new small-angle grinders that generate the power of 13 amp corded. Featuring a full 6” grinding capacity, the M18 FUEL™ 4-1/2” - 6” Braking Grinders include Rapid Stop to automatically stop all accessories in less than 3 seconds. With the addition of these new tools, Milwaukee® is now the only power tool manufacturer to offer a full range of cordless grinders that outperform corded on one battery.

MAKITA LAUNCHES NATIONAL MEDIA CAMPAIGN PROMOTING CORDLESS OUTDOOR POWER EQUIPMENT

April 24, 2019, La Mirada, CA   – Makita U.S.A., Inc. just announced the "Rule the Outdoors" national media campaign to pro...