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Milwaukee highlights fast cordless lockbolt installations

Milwaukee’s M18 FUEL ¼-inch Lockbolt Tool w/ ONE-KEY eliminates the need for compressors and hoses and provides faster installation speeds that allow users are able to increase their productivity and complete more applications back-to-back, the company noted in a recent press release. When equipped with a M18 REDLITHIUM 5.0 battery, users can install up to

Milwaukee Tool opens engineering office in Chicago

Milwaukee Tool has announced the opening of Milwaukee Tool–Chicago. Located in the heart of the Windy City, the location will serve as an Engineering Design and Innovation space to accommodate the company’s continued investments into new technology. The company continues to actively invest in emerging technologies around motors, power electronics, lithium-ion batteries, wireless connectivity and

Milwaukee Tool releases M12 Underbody Light

Milwaukee Tool has introduced the M12 Underbody Light. The company says the light provides users with a strong magnetic base and dual rotation points, delivering directional lighting, hands-free work and maneuverability. The M12 Underbody Light delivers 1200 Lumens of Trueview High-Definition Output; features dual joints that swivel 300-degrees horizontally and up to 180-degrees vertically; and

Milwaukee Tool releases cordless, low-speed tire buffer

Milwaukee Tool has released a new cordless M12 Fuel Low-Speed Tire Buffer. The company says the tire buffer is a full pneumatic replacement, delivering the power and control needed for passenger, light truck and commercial flat repairs with lasting run-time. The tire buffer features Powerstate Brushless Motor, Redlithium Battery Pack and Redlink Plus Intelligence Hardware

Milwaukee releases new Shockwave Impact Duty six-point sockets

Milwaukee Tool has released its Shockwave Impact Duty six-point socket lineup, available in 1/4-, 3/8-, 1/2-, 3/4-, and 1-in. drives. Engineered for use with impact wrenches, drivers, and ratchets, the company says the Shockwave Impact Duty line of sockets provide maximum wear resistance with stamped and ink-filled size markings. Constructed with high-strength forged steel, these

Milwaukee releases new cordless rivet tool

The rivet tool comes with a set of four retention nose pieces (3/16-in., 7/32-in., 1/4-in., and 9/32-in.) to hold blind rivets in place once inserted into the tool.

Milwaukee Tool releases Packout two- and three-door tool boxes

Milwaukee Tool expands the Packout Modular Storage System with two new drawer solutions: the Packout two-drawer tool box and the Packout three-drawer tool box. Milwaukee says the two- and three-drawer tool boxes are constructed with impact-resistant polymers, all-metal ball bearing slides, and metal reinforced corners. The drawers are designed for easy access to tools and

Milwaukee expands Packout shelving solutions

Milwaukee has expanded its Packout Modular Storage System with two new racking solutions, a Packout 2-Shelf Racking Kit and a Packout Racking Shelf. For more versatile mounting options, the Packout Racking Shelf attaches to E-Track, allowing users to place the shelf in any location or onto any surface E-Track can be mounted. To keep contents

Milwaukee Tool to release ratchet, socket sets in Packout low-profile organizers

Milwaukee Tool will soon offer three ratchet and socket sets in Packout low-profile organizers, fully compatible with the Packout modular storage system. The sockets feature the four flat sides, which are anti-roll and wrench-ready. All sockets are engraved with sizing. The ratchet in all of Milwaukee’s ratchet and socket sets is designed with a slim

Milwaukee Tool adds new line of pry bars

Milwaukee Tool has introduced a new line of Milwaukee Pry Bars. The I-Beam design of the new Milwaukee Pry Bars allows for increased bending strength in the blade, and an all-metal core defends against flexing or loosening of the shank and ensures the strike cap doesn’t pop off, the company says. The Pry Bars come