Monday, April 29, 2024

Milwaukee Tool Announces all new 6-1/2" Circular saw

MILWAUKEE, WI- Adding to their circular saw lineup, Milwaukee Tool announces the new M18 FUEL™ 6-½" Circular Saw, offering class leading performance, delivering general contractor up to 20% more power and up to 40% faster cut speed.

As the fastest cutting circular saw in its’ class, Milwaukee’s new solution features an advanced POWERSTATE™ Brushless Moter that spins the blade at 6,000 RPM, while maintaining high speeds underload even in demanding applications. The circular saw features REDLINK PLUS™ Electronics, ensuring maximum tool performance and protection from overload, overheating, or over discharge. When paired with Milwaukee’s M18 REDLITHHIUM HIGH OUTPUT™ XC6.0 Battery, the saw delivers up to 300cuts per charge.

The M18 FUEL™ 6-½" Circular Saw was designed for the professional carpenter, remodeler and general contractor to provide a broad application range for increased productivity. For versatility in application, this saw allows professional users to cut through dimensional lumber, sheet goods and engineered wood and deliver rip, cross, miter, and bevel cuts. For enhanced productivity, the M18 FUEL™ 6-½" Circular Saw has positive bevel detents and a new-to-world depth detent.

Designed for improved mobility on the jobsite, the M18 FUEL™ 6-½" Circular Saw supplies improved ergonomics and touch points for ease of use to the professional user. Weighing in at 6.1lbs (bare tool), the circular saw provides the best power to weight ratio in its class and superior balance with enhanced handle geometry. Delivering increased user experience with upgraded touch points, such as an arbor lock which allows easy blade changes and depth and bevel adjustment levers for the most accurate cuts. Additional features include electric blade brake, LED work light, hang hook, and all-magnesium guards and shoes.

Milwaukee is committed to improving productivity by providing performance-driven and trade-focused solutions so users can perform an entire day's work on one battery system. The M18 FUEL™ 6-½" Circular Saw is fully compatible with the entire M18™ line, now offering more than 250 solutions.

*M18 FUEL™ is engineered for the most demanding tradesmen in the world. Delivering unrivaled performance, all M18 FUEL™ products feature three Milwaukee®-exclusive innovations—The POWERSTATE™ Brushless Motor, REDLITHIUM™ Battery Pack and REDLINK PLUS™ Intelligence Hardware and Software—that deliver unmatched power, run-time and durability on the jobsite. Simply put, M18 FUEL™ tools are the most powerful 18V cordless tools in their class.

Specifications: Model: 2833-20 Motor: Brushless Peak Power: 1500W Max RPM: 6000 Cut Depth (90°): 2.25” Cut Depth (45°): 1.73” Max Bevel Degrees: 50 Weight (Bare Tool): 6.3lbs

Includes: M18 FUEL™ 6-1/2" Circular Saw - Tool Only (2833-20), Blade, Wrench, Dust Port MSRP: $229

Monday, April 22, 2024

Dewalt releases two new framing nailers, but something seems very familiar about them

New DEWALT 20V MAX* XR® 21º Plastic Collated Framing Nailer and 30º Paper Collated Framing Nailer Help Minimize Downtime Between Shots with an Innovative Flywheel Install up to 530 sqft. of subflooring per charge** and complete up to 100 ft. of wall framing per charge† with DEWALT’s next-generation framing nailers

TOWSON, MD Apr 22, 2024 – DEWALT, a Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) brand and leader in total jobsite solutions, today announced the new 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless 21º Plastic Collated Framing Nailer (DCN920) and 30º Paper Collated Framing Nailer (DCN930) each delivering powerful performance in a wide range of applications. Designed with an innovative flywheel, the nailers help minimize downtime between shots by allowing the tool to stay active after the trigger is released.

“Productivity is vital on the jobsite and the new DEWALT nailers will keep pros working at optimal efficiency with the new flywheel that eliminates ramp-up time between shots in rapid sequential mode,” said Tyler Knight, Senior Product Manager Stanley Black & Decker. “The nailers are lightweight at just 8.65 lbs. each (tool only) and provide the convenience and mobility of cordless without the hassles of compressor and hose hook-up that extend setup and breakdown time.”

The nailers allow pros to install up to 530 sqft. of subflooring** and complete up to 100 ft. of wall framing per charge† for enhanced productivity. Each model also drives nails up to 72% more sub-flush than previous nailer model††.

The next-gen nailers are compatible with newly introduced optional extended magazines, DZN920 and DZN930 (sold separately), that are constructed from high-strength magnesium and hold two strips of nails. Users can align and drive up to 3-1/2 in. nails at aggressive angles with the redesigned nose that is engineered for “toe-nailing” applications. With field serviceable springs and a driver blade, the nailers also require less delay-inducing maintenance.

The DEWALT 20V MAX* XR® 21º Plastic Collated Framing Nailer and 30º Paper Collated Framing Nailer as well as extended magazines will be available in April where DEWALT products are sold.

To learn more about the DEWALT products, please visit: www.dewalt.com.

*Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 volts. Nominal voltage is 18. **32 nails per 3/4 in. OSB subfloor 4 ft. x 8 ft. panel, using DCB205 5Ah battery (sold separately). †7 nails per SPF wall stud, using DCB205 5Ah battery (sold separately). †† vs. DCN21PL and DCN692, 3.25 in. smooth shank nail into laminated veneer lumber, using DCB205 5Ah battery (sold separately).

Friday, April 19, 2024

Ryobi Introduces new tool to their 80v lineup

RYOBI™ 80V 1000W POWER SOURCE

MODEL: RY80BG02

MSRP: $279

RYOBI introduces the all-new 80V 1000W Power Source to it's line of 80V products. As RYOBI's first 80V Power Source, this will be an ideal companion for 80V Batteries to extend their use outside of RYOBI 80V Lawn Mowers and Tractors.

Utilizes RYOBI 80V Batteries for 1000W of Portable Power Whether heading to the campsite, tailgate, or around the house during a power outage, this all-new 80V Power Source covers all portable power needs. With 1800 starting watts and 1000 running watts delivering power through (1) USB-C port, (2) USB-A ports and (2) 120V outlets, this Power Source can run products including TVs, lights, fridges, and charge portable devices like phones, laptops and more. With pure sine wave technology, this power source provides safe and clean power to sensitive electronics, and can be used indoors with zero emissions and quiet operation. The included mounting plate allows the power source to be carried using an 80V battery handle.

Connects to RYOBI 80V Riding Tractor Mowers With the ability to connect directly to 80V batteries, the 80V Power Source provides an added benefit for RYOBI 80V HP Electric Riding Lawn Tractor owners. Users can connect the Power Source directly to the Riding Lawn Tractor charge port to access the runtime of all (3) 80V batteries, ensuring uninterrupted power when it's needed most, like during a power outage.

Part of the RYOBI 80V System Best of all, this power source is part of the RYOBI 80V system and works with any 80V battery. This power source is the perfect addition to the 80V collection for those who own a RYOBI 80V tractor (RYRM8060, RYRM8070) or those who are looking to maximize the usage of their 80V batteries when not utilized on a Zero Turn or Walk-Behind Lawn Mower. This tool is backed by the RYOBI 5-Year manufacturer tool warranty.

Embrace the umatched power and unrivaled innovation of the RYOBI 80V 1000W Power Source.

SPECIFICATIONS 1800 starting watts, 1000 running watts Can operate on a single battery or multiple via 80V HP Electric Riding Lawn Tractor Use to charge phones, laptops, handheld devices, batteries, and more Use to power appliances, fans, lights, TV’s, fridges and more Connect directly to RYOBI 80V batteries when on the go while camping or tailgating Utilize RYOBI 80V tractor riding mowers charging port to power home during a power outage Ideal for indoor use with zero emissions and quiet operation Safe for sensitive electronics using pure sine wave technology LCD screen displays battery level and load level Built in cable management allows you to wrap cord around the power source for storage Extended reach with 3ft. cable Included mounting plate attaches the power source to 80V battery for convenient carrying Outlets: (1) USB-C, (2) USB-A, (2) 120V Compatible for use with RYOBI 80V HP Electric Riding Lawn Tractor: RYRM8060, RYRM8070 Compatible with all 80V batteries Batteries sold separately Part of the RYOBI 80V System 5-year manufacturer’s tool warranty Includes: 80V 1000 Watt Power Source, Mounting Plate, and Operator’s Manual

Thursday, April 11, 2024

DEWALT has announced several new solutions for the electrical trade

DEWALT has announced several new solutions for the electrical trade including the:

Total Electrical Solutions: DEWALT Expands Electrical Trade Portfolio to Empower the Trades Through Enhanced Productivity

DEWALT announces 2024 electrical innovation offering pros full workflow solutions focused on productivity, safety and convenience New tools include the DEWALT 20V MAX* Hydraulic Knockout Tool, 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless Mid-Size Bandsaw and 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless Dual-Trigger Bandsaw TOWSON, MD April 11, 2024 – DEWALT, a Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) brand and leader in total jobsite solutions, today unveiled several new tools for the electrical trade furthering its mission to provide total workflow solutions for trades professionals. Innovation in the category includes the 20V MAX* Hydraulic Knockout Tool (DCE600), 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless Mid-Size Bandsaw (DCS378) and 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless Dual-Trigger Bandsaw (DCS379).

"DEWALT is hyper-focused on bringing cutting-edge solutions to the trades to enable seamless workflow as pros move from phase to phase on the job,” said Derek Stevenson, Product Manager, Stanley Black & Decker. “From punching holes in enclosures to cutting conduit and strut, our latest tools for the electrical trade join more than 300 products in the DEWALT 20V MAX* line and are supported by DEWALT’s suite of technology, software, and anchors and fasteners giving users a total solution that optimizes end-to-end productivity.”

20V MAX* Hydraulic Knockout Tool

The DEWALT 20V MAX* Hydraulic Knockout Tool (DCE600) delivers up to 11 tons of force** output to perform heavy-duty applications in a lightweight design. To maximize precision in punch alignment, the knockout dies contain embedded magnets which securely attach to mild steel. The tool punches split slugs ranging from 1/2 in. to 2 in. for ease of use in disassembling the system once the knockout is complete. Additionally, the tool's inline design, 180° rotating head, and ability to set up the punch and die system without the weight of the tool provides versatility in the knockout process flow.

Other features include a bright LED ring to help illuminate the work area, a shoulder strap and connection ring for portability, as well as a Tool Connect™ Chip pocket to connect with the Tool Connect™ Site Manager app for seamless inventory tracking (chip sold separately). The tool also features Crimp Connect® software, an onboard intelligence system that provides users detailed reports of work completed, tool calibration and service history.

The DEWALT 20V MAX* Hydraulic Knockout Tool will be available this month.

20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless Mid-Size Bandsaw and 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless Dual-Trigger Bandsaw

Each featuring a brushless motor that delivers up to 535 MWO at 570 SFPM, the 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless Mid-Size Bandsaw and 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless Dual-Trigger Bandsaw take on tough cutting needs in commercial applications. Designed for quick and efficient performance, the bandsaws deliver up to 120 cuts per charge through 12 gauge strut and cut 12 gauge strut in as fast as 5.1 seconds.ǂ Part of the XR® lineup, the tools are each equipped with a large 3-3/8 in. cut capacity suitable for a wide range of work.

The 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless Dual-Trigger Bandsaw is designed with a PERFORM & PROTECT™ auxiliary handle that houses a secondary trigger for added control on the foregrip. The bandsaws each feature an integrated blade guard, an LED light, and a Tool Connect™ Chip pocket (Chip sold separately). The DEWALT 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless Mid-Size Bandsaw and 20V MAX* XR® Brushless Cordless Dual-Trigger Bandsaw are available now. To learn more about DEWALT’s total electrical solutions, please visit: dewalt.com/electrical-solutions. * Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 volts. Nominal voltage is 18. ** Based on conversion rate of 100 kN to tnf of 100 / 8.896443230521. ǂ1-5/8" strut using the DCB205 battery (sold separately) and a 18 TPI blade

20V MAX* Hydraulic Knockout Tool (DCE600): delivers up to 11 tons of force output 20V MAX* XR Brushless Cordless Mid-Size Bandsaw (DCS378): delivers up to 120 cuts per charge through 12 gauge strut and cuts in as fast as 5.1 seconds 20V MAX* XR Brushless Cordless Dual-Trigger Bandsaw (DCS379): designed with a PERFORM & PROTECT auxiliary handle that houses a secondary trigger for added control on the foregrip

Milwaukee Tool Announces all new M12 Compact Brad Nailer in 2024

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