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20 Year Warranty – Rockwell Brushless ZeroQuit

I give it to Rockwell, the video below is a great commercial.  Not only are they showing you the tool in an industrial environment, but also a wet environment. That is some extreme conditions for a non IP rated tool. Grant it, they have a disclaimer not to use these tools in heavy rain for extended periods.   These tools have a 20 year warranty on both the tool and the batteries. That is just crazy talk. Obviously you will have to register the tool to take full advantage of these benefits. The new 20V MaxLithium line will have...

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Rockwell RK2852K2 20V Max Brushless 1/2″ Drill Now At Menards

Rockwell makes some pretty decent tools.  I would say they are a homeowner/prosumer brand.  Now with brushless runtime they are right up there with the best of them.  The new brushless drill comes with 2× 2.0ah batteries, 1/2 metal chuck and a 1 hour charger.  The tool produces 2000 rpm, 531 in. Lbs of torque and has a 3 year warranty.  I weighs 3.4 lbs and with the free batteries for life program, it should last you a long long time.  Check it out over at Menards....

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Rockwell RK3441 4-1/2″ Compact Circular Saw

You may remember the incredible article Dan did on the Rockwell Versa-Cut.  Well now they introduced a new saw, the Rockwell RK3441 which is a 4-1/2″ compact saw.  So what is so special about this saw? Well first you can now cut material that is 2″ thick making it much more versatile than the Vera-Cut.  With the Versa-Cut, you would have to flip the material over to finish a 2″ cut.  Now I really only see two types of people owning this tool.  First, would be the homeowner who is into arts and crafts.  Now I could be wrong,...

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Win a Rockwell Sonicrafter X2 for Fathers Day 2013

Tools In Action and Rockwell Tools are giving away 3 Sonicrafter X2’s.  To enter to win all you need to do is Like Tools in Action and Rockwell Tools on Facebook. Like Tools In Action Like Rockwell Tools Winners will be announced on June 17th. Good Luck.   Check out our review of the SoniCrafter X2  ...

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Sweet 16 – Rockwell 16V Lithiumtech

Rockwell has just announced a new 16V Lithiumtech line to fill the gap between 18/20v and 12v tools. The 16V Impact Driver RK2611K2 is only 4.9″ long which is very short for compact spaces.  It has 950 in-lbs of torque which pretty much edges out all 12V Impacts except for Milwaukee’s upcoming brushless M12 FUEL.  It ties the 12v DeWALT DCF815 at 950 in-lbs of torque. The Rockwell 16V Drill/DCF815Driver RK2600K2 has 302 in-lbs of torque.  It has a 16 torque setting clutch,  spindle lock and a two-speed (0-400/0-1500, no-load rpm) gearbox.  Both tools come with a 30 minute charger and two...

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Rockwell Sonicrafter X2 – More choices and features!

When Multi-Tools were released they were the best thing since sliced bread.  Well now they have been around for a while and we are starting to see 2.0 versions of these tools.  Things like tool- less blade change and cross brand accessory compatibility are defining the second generation of these tools. Rockwell has recently revamped the Sonicrafter and come out with 3 models to fit most anyone’s needs.  We got to test out these bad boys and like all Rockwell tools you get a good value for the money.  The new tool has a universal fit system that allows...

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Rockwell BenchJaw RK9006- Review

The Rockwell JawHorse is one of my most used tools.  I use it for everything, as a table, as a clamp, to hold pipe, the list goes on.  Pretty much any clamping task you need, it can handle.  Using your feet to apply clamp down pressure does two things, it allows you to apply a lot more pressure than if you used your hands and it keeps your arms free to steady your work as you clamp it.  For those of you that want a more permanent option or a more space saving option, Rockwell has come out with...

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Rockwell – Trans4Mer JigSaw RK2516 – Exclusive In Action

We feel pretty lucky here at Tools In Action, lately we have had a good streak of getting you exclusive looks at new tools.  Well today we have the highly anticipated RK2516 Rockwell Trans4mer 2 in 1 saw.  Even though I saw this tool at the National Hardware Show earlier this year, when it arrived I had forgotten how compact and light it was, weighing in at 2.6lbs. The saw looks inviting and well designed.  This saw was designed for the DIY’er and homeowner in mind.  For small jobs the trans4mer has tons of uses.  It is powered be...

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Rockwell Jawhorse and RK9100 Welding Station Accessory Attachment

I am going to start by saying the Jawhorse is something I use everyday and is one of my favorite tools.  It does a lot of things from clamping and holding just about anything.  I use it for painting, grinding, cutting etc.  It has never failed me and always has been stable for any project.  There are a few accessories that expand the use of this tool, the one we are going to talk about today is the RK9100 Welding Station.  It turns the Jawhorse into a giant welding clamp.  The kit comes with 2 aluminum jaws that replace...

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