German engineering. It just makes sense. Festool builds some of the best-designed powertools in the world as well as logical accessories like this toolbox that doubles as a miniature worktable complete with holes for clamps and hold-downs, creating a functional work surface wherever you take it.
The name Terence Conran is a big deal among those interested in fine woodworking & classic cabinetmaking. To celebrate the old master’s 80th birthday, Benchmark Tools has created a custom walnut & burr tool cabinet filled with premium woodworking gear: instruments for marking & measuring, chisels, planes, saws and scrapers. The ultimate woodworker’s dream gift? via
Milwaukee Tools makes a cordless reciprocating saw that can cut through 4 inches of cement so you better believe they can build a better beer opener. This ergonomic design will pop your tops and it also features a set of wire strippers in case you need those.
Because they can perform more than one task, multitools are better than monotools. This one is made for bike repairs and maintenance, featuring all types of drivers, a wrench and a tire iron. It also comes packed in a cute little leather burrito you can strap to your classique randonneur.
If you’re just cutting 2-bys, this is the saw you want. Lightweight, compact, and featuring a 4-and-a-half-inch circular blade, it’ll cut through those 2-bys in one pass —so no flipping the board to get ’er done.
Pelican has built its reputation by making industry-leading, indestructible cases for cameras and tech electronic gear, so this 1000-lumens LED work light is definitely built for work. It sits atop a 5-foot tall adjustable mast and will glow for 5 hours on a charge.
Bosch has a new laser measure that syncs with Android and iOS to get your measurements of length, area, and volume as well as angles & multi-surface distances all into your smartphone where those measurements can be superimposed over images of the jobsite. Stuff like that.
Outlaw is an innovative new screwhead & bit design that screws deeper and faster than the old Phillips head style. The key is the UniGrip bit that makes the screws easier to handle & sink plus it offers better hold. We tested them out in the werd demo lab and knew immediately that we had to share them with you.
Tuls are a collection of compact, card-sized tools made of stainless or titanium that you can keep in your wallet or on your keychain to solve lots of daily problems by just reaching into your pocket. Each of the 4 Tuls cards offers different functions. Rulers, wrenches, openers, phone stand, & so on.
If you’re going to do-it-yourself, why not make it easier? That’s exactly what this oscillating multi-tool from DeWALT was designed for. It’ll sand, cut, scrape, and more depending on which of the 30 quick-change attachments you put on the end. With a powerful 3 Amp motor that gives off a buzzing 22K OPM, this soft-grip, two-handed tool will have you hacking up house projects like a seasoned pro.