DeWalt FLEXVOLT

DeWALT FLEXVOLT battery

DeWalt has announced its newest cordless technology, FLEXVOLT, which brings corded power to a cordless system. The FLEXVOLT battery switches voltage to match the tool, so it’s compatible with DeWalt’s existing 20V MAX platform as well as the new 60V MAX and Continue reading DeWalt FLEXVOLT

New Milwaukee Products Unveiled at NPS 2016

New Milwaukee Products: Cordless OPE

Last week, Milwaukee hosted its annual new product symposium. Here are a few of the exciting new products Milwaukee has planned. Outdoor Power Equipment Despite ongoing rumours that Milwaukee had no plans to enter the outdoor power equipment (OPE) market, Continue reading New Milwaukee Products Unveiled at NPS 2016

DeWalt Tool Connect

DeWalt's Tool Connect app in action

DeWalt’s Tool Connect uses Bluetooth technology to track, control and assess batteries on the jobsite. It’s another innovation that exemplifies how manufacturers are integrating wireless technology into their cordless tools. How does Tool Connect work? The system pairs Bluetooth-enabled batteries with your smartphone or Continue reading DeWalt Tool Connect

Milwaukee’s One-Key Adds Bluetooth Technology to Cordless Tools

Milwaukee One-Key enabled drill and phone showing One-Key app

With lithium ion batteries and brushless motors now widely available from many cordless tool manufacturers, this year we are seeing innovations that go beyond the realms of lighter, faster and more powerful. In 2016, cordless tools are getting smarter. Milwaukee Continue reading Milwaukee’s One-Key Adds Bluetooth Technology to Cordless Tools

WunderTool – Milwaukee Cordless Hackzall

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Milwaukee Hackzall Cordless Recipro Saws Definitely one of the coolest, most versatile tools that’s come about in a long time has to be the Milwaukee Hackzall. This somewhat bizarre hybrid of a jigsaw, a recipro saw and a power hacksaw, Continue reading WunderTool – Milwaukee Cordless Hackzall

Stand Up & Drive – Simpson Quik-Drive Auto-Feed Screw System

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We’re happy to announce the recent addition of Simpson Strong-Tie products to the KMS fold. Simpson Strong-Tie is the premier manufacturer of construction fasteners from mechanical and chemical concrete to wood hangers and structural systems. One of the newest products Continue reading Stand Up & Drive – Simpson Quik-Drive Auto-Feed Screw System

Milwaukee® M18 FUEL™ — A New Technology Standard In Cordless Tools

Milwaukee Tool this week announced the M18™ FUEL™, their Next Generation of Cordless Tools. The M18 FUEL™ is for tradespeople who are never satisfied, appreciate the finest in the tools they buy and  constantly strive to improve their productivity. The Continue reading Milwaukee® M18 FUEL™ — A New Technology Standard In Cordless Tools