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2016 Tools in Action Power Tool Awards

Every year Tools In Action gives awards to the best products we have tested, products that really stood out. Our awards are 100% free and we do not charge an entry fee. In-fact the companies don’t even know they are getting an award until we tell them. Some of you may not see your favorite brand here because we didn’t test them. We cannot give an award to a product we haven’t tested or is not on the market yet. Awards are picked by our editors with the help of tradesman and contractors that we work with. This year...

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OLFA Utility Knives – Sponsored Post

What’s your most reached for tool in your tool belt? Whether it’s a pen to make cut marks on wood, a straight edge to remove stubborn stickers on new windows, or even a pocket knife – consider lightening your load with one simple and strong utility knife. OLFA® utility knives, with their high quality carbon tool steel snap-off blades makes jobs easy and quick. Not only can it handle the gentle projects, but the 25mm line of utility knives can cut through industrial and structural materials, like nylon, belt synthetics, clothing materials, sacks/bags, rubber, linoleum, carpet, fiberglass, rope, gaskets,...

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Makita MAKPAC Connector Case – Across the pond

Ok Makita fans before you get all excited, these have only surfaced in Europe. They look like a cross between a Systainer and an Lboxx with really no notable unique features. From the pictures It doesn’t look like there isn’t any side handles. Basically they interlock and have a top handle. They come in a few different sizes.  We know Milwaukee is working on some also and we are expecting them to be the ones to beat in the storage solution market. Just because we spotted these cases does not meant they will hit the American market, Makita could...

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