March 1, 2007
Four brands, five reviewers, and 25,000 nails shed some light on the pros and cons of unplugging from the air compressor
January 1, 2007
For all the battery-operated power tools I use, I sometimes forget to bring my chargers. You need to run out of juice only once to know you have to remember…
July 1, 2006
This new generation of batteries will make your current cordless tools seem overweight and underpowered
December 1, 2004
Find out how these ratings affect the run time of your tools
September 1, 2003
Whether you're hanging doors or framing walls, here are the top picks from a crowded field
March 1, 2003
It's no surprise that each sinks hundreds of screws on a charge, but you might be surprised by which tool drove the most
November 1, 2001
While they're not up to the challenges of full-time demolition, cordless saws are a great option on a roof or in a crawlspace
January 1, 2000
Misused batteries die young. Replacements are costly. Here's how to get the longest life from your batteries.
November 1, 1998
I think the best ideas are discovered by accident. I was removing an organizer insert inside a drawer recently with my cordless drill. The drill was just small enough to…
July 1, 1997
Although they won't replace corded saws, they've come a long way in size, power and versatility
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