Monthly Archives: October 2006

Vise Grips – Making improvements to a classic

Vise Grips, which is an Irwin tradename, have been around for a very long time. In fact, they’ve been around since 1924. So what can be done to make them exciting again? Well, Irwin has made a few improvements that I learned about at product training that make sense to tell our customers about. Even … Continue reading »

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Sabertooth Tools – High Torque Screwdriver

As an employee at a large online tool retailer, I get to see many odd tools get pitched to us. One of the more interesting ones that I was recently contacted about is a high torque screwdriver. While it’s not earth-shattering, it’s certainly interesting. As you can see, there is a simple flip-out “T” handle. … Continue reading »

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Milwaukee Sawzalls

One item Milwaukee Tools is best known for is the Sawzall. While that’s a trademarked term, other manufacturers also make them (going by the name recip saws, which is short for reciprocating saws). But what is really interesting to me is the number of models that Milwaukee makes of this type of tool. But what … Continue reading »

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