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Milwaukee LDM – 3 Different LDM’s

Milwaukee took a leap and entered the LDM market a while back.  I have to admit when I first heard they were entering this market, I was a little skeptical.  Not because I didn’t think Milwaukee could do it, but you have a market out there with some heavy hitters that have been in this business for a long time and have created awesome products.  Milwaukee is going up against names like Bosch, Hilti and Leica.  So how does Milwaukee stack up? Milwaukee released three new LDM 65′ LDM (48-22-9801) Retail price $50 150′ LDM (48-22-9802) Retail price –...

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Milwaukee 12″ Measuring Wheel 48-22-5012

Milwaukee recently came out with their 12″ measuring wheel.  Not that this is new to market, but it’s new for Milwaukee.  When I was in the snow plow business, I would use a measuring wheel all day long.  I can’t tell you how many wheel I went through in the summer.  Yes, summer is when we did all our bidding and measuring.  Before Google maps, I had to actually grab a wheel and measure walkways and parking lots.  On bigger lots, I would just open my window and stick the wheel out to get a measurement.  Yes, going that...

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Milwaukee Drain Snake M12 Kit 2571

When it comes to 12V power tools, Milwaukee owns the market.  Now the one thing i can say about their M12 line is it’s not a gimmick.  These tools are not only powerful, but they are industry specific.  While most manufacturers try to build up their 12V line of tools with out of the box solutions for one tool to fit all jobs, Milwaukee takes a different approach.  If an electrician needs a certain tool that will only be used by an electrician, Milwaukee isn’t afraid to tackle the job and create a specific tool.  As you can see,...

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Southwire Amazon Sale

Southwire is having some good sales this month on Amazon. 15% off Southwire multimeters like the 21010n Digital Clamp Meter on Amazon ends June 1st 2017 25% off cable and clamp ties like the 8″ Heavy Duty Ties on Amazon ends June 1st 2017 20% off Seatek products like the Roto-Split on Amazon ends May 21 2017 Be sure to click Apply Coupon underneath the price. Southwire is really coming out with some innovative new products.  They are good quality, affordable and have a lifetime warranty on most of their hand tools. Comment below to tell us your favorite Southwire product and we...

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Milwaukee Drywall Screw Gun Review – Powered y the M18 Battery

Drywall is considered to be one of the newer building materials on the market.  Even though it was developed in the early 1900’s, it wasn’t until the later half of the 1900’s that it became a common fixture intoday’s buildings.  Now looking around at any residential or commercial property, you find it unusual if you didn’t see any drywall.  While there are many reasons that the market has switched to drywall, one reason is cost.  Drywall is for the most part inexpensive, since it’s primarily rock.  Drywall is also easy to shape into 4′ x 8′ sheets, which makes...

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