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Milwaukee Made in USA Hand Tools Released

At their West Bend, Wisconsin factory, Milwaukee Tool has produced new, made-in-the-USA hand tools, such as screwdrivers and pliers. Plier users can be frustrated with cutting blade and teeth wear, difficulty opening and closing, and struggling to create clean cuts. Milwaukee recognized these frustrations and created a line of long-lasting pliers with laser-hardened edges and…

Ultimate Guide to Pliers

For DIYers and professionals alike, pliers are a versatile, must-have tool for any tool box. Over time, pliers have become designed for specific trades such as electrical, plumbing, HVAC, and more. Whether you’re new to the do-it-yourself lifestyle, or you just want to learn more, lets dive into some crucial plier information. Plier Anatomy It’s…

Man holding Linesman Plier

Crescent Releases New Industrial Pliers

Crescent is launching a new line of high-quality insulated pliers. These pliers offer the ultimate performance at a fraction of the cost compared to competing brands. So for those who are in the electrical, industrial, and mechanical fields, look no further, Crescent has got you covered. Not only will you have the option to purchase…

A man uses a ratchet to work on a boat motor.

15 Essentials for a Boat Tool Kit

Anyone who’s ever owned a boat has experienced the exact moment — panic because it’s dead, and you’re stuck in the middle of the lake. There is a way to make it through that moment of terror, though — a boat tool kit. Being in the water brings many challenges, and anything that can go…

A GEARWRENCH lineman pliers is used to cut a wire under the hood of a car.

9 Best Lineman Pliers for Electrical Work

Lineman pliers should be an essential item in everyone’s toolbox. Typically used by electricians, the pliers can cut, straighten, and bend wire, and they’re great for twisting wires together. Although lineman pliers are viewed primarily as a professional tool, they’re a perfect solution for do-it-yourselfers, as well.  The beauty of lineman pliers is their versatility….