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DeWalt Android Phone – MD501

It looks like DeWALT has released an Android mobile phone in the United Kingdom. Does that mean it is coming here? We do not know, but it is very cool. It runs Android 5.1 Lolipop and is capable of 4G. It has two cameras, a 13 MP rear facing camera and a 5 MP front facing camera for those times where you want a selfie while you hanging off the 50th floor of the building you are working on. It also has some neat features like wireless charging, so you have no cords to deal with. It is IP68...

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Milwaukee 2470 Plastic Pipe Shear – The M12 Solution

This is a tool that has been out for a while.  As you know Milwaukee has one of the largest 12V lines.  Not only do they offer a large line, but this line has a ton of specialty tools for a variety of different trades.  Milwaukee looked around and saw a need for an easy way to cut plastic pipe, so they designed the Milwaukee 2470, which will cut through plastic pipe. Do you cut PVC, CPVC, PEX Tubing, BlazeMaster, ABS, Non-Metallic Conduit, and Rubber Hose on a daily basis?  If so, there is a whole new way to get the...

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Bosch T4B Gravity Stand – Just May Be The Best Stand You Will Ever Own

Okay, in the title I say it may be the best stand, but right now I am taking a stand and saying this is hands down the best stand on the market.  While there are a ton of miter saw stands to choose from, it only seems like there are two types, either junk or pretty good.  The Bosch is by far my favorite stand for a couple of reasons. I will go more into the stand, but the two main reasons this stand stands above the rest is first, it’s easy to open. When you open and close...

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Dewalt DCF887D2 – Three Speed Impact Driver

Tools in Action has long touted that the Dewalt Drill/Driver and the Impact Driver are one of the most comfortable tools on the market.  Not sure if it’s the power, the grip or balance, but we love these two tools.  Well now Dewalt introduced a new impact driver.  The Dewalt DCF887D2 doesn’t fail as it still has that great feel and plenty of power to go around.  Not to mention the run time. The new Dewalt DCF887D2 is based on a 1/4″ hex chuck to get the job done.  Inside the tool is where all the magic is located....

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Gorilla Ladders – The Ladder That Will Make You Stand Tall

A couple of months ago, we were introduced the Gorilla ladders.  We had a chance to check out their Hybrid ladders and were very impressed, not only by the quality, but the ease of use.  I know what your’re thinking, “ease of use.”  Yes, we have tried other ladders and they seem flimsy and hard to open or close.  Not only were the Gorilla ladders easy to open and close, but you can do it with one hand,  Anyways, we are not here to talk about the Hybrid ladders, we are here to talk about their smaller ladders, the...

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