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Having grown up in a family of six, Jay spent time working for the family business, Ohio Power Tool. Needless to say, he learned the tool trade at a very young age. During and after college he worked for a variety of Internet-based companies only to return to Ohio Power Tool, bringing with him knowledge of how to expand the business online. Today OhioPowerTool.com, along with their Columbus Ohio retail location, is a well-known place to buy and rent professional tools and accessories as well as get tools repaired and maintained. Give the pros a call at 800-242-4424.

MAKITA 18V LXT Cordless 14″ Chain Saw XCU03Z 18v makita 36v makita tools brushless makita chainsaw cordless chainsaw Cordless Tools Makita Tools OPE Outdoor Power Equipment 

MAKITA 18V LXT Cordless 14″ Chain Saw XCU03Z

http://www.coptool.com/makita-18v-lxt-cordless-14-chain-saw-xcu03z/ Makita has really jumped into the Outdoor Power Equipment (OPE) arena with both feet and currently uniquely positioned to be one of the strongest players moving forward. There has been a big push away from 2 Stroke small engines for several reasons including hassle of mixing & storing gas, emissions standards and noise just to name a few. Makita... Read More
Makita 18V LXT Rear Handle Circular Saw XSR01Z Hands On 18v cordless makita 36v makita tools Cordless Tools makita Makita Tools Power Tools wormdrive wormdrive saw 

Makita 18V LXT Rear Handle Circular Saw XSR01Z Hands On

http://www.coptool.com/makita-18vx2-lxt-rear-handle-circular-saw-xsr01z-hands/ The new Makita LXT Brushless Rear Handle Circular Saw XSR01Z ($199, bare) launched at the World of Concrete this year and looks to be coming in very very soon, perhaps by the time you read this post! We had the opportunity recently to get one in our shop for the afternoon and do some testing. Unfortunately it was just... Read More
Milwaukee WorkSkin – Summer Clothing heat stress Milwaukee Milwaukee tool Safety Equipment workskin 

Milwaukee WorkSkin – Summer Clothing

http://www.coptool.com/milwaukee-workskin-summer-clothing/ What does a tool manufacturer know about clothing? Other than an occasional free red hat should we really be buying clothing from the same people we get our Sawzall blades from? Milwaukee sort of tiptoed into the clothing business about 7 years ago with the Heated Jackets and were able to overcome some obstacles in the power and heating... Read More
Milwaukee M18 FUEL Metal Circular Saw 2782-22 5-3/8" circular saw brushless metal saw Cordless Tools fuel m18 m18 tools Metalworking Tools Milwaukee Power Tools 

Milwaukee M18 FUEL Metal Circular Saw 2782-22

http://www.coptool.com/milwaukee-m18-fuel-metal-circular-saw-2782-22/ The Milwaukee 8” metal saw 6370-21 ($299) changed the game many years ago and made the circular saw tailored for metal cutting the preferred choice for make cutting pipe, conduit, etc. When Milwaukee M18 launched it was not long after the cordless M18 brushed model 2682-22 ($349) was launched in a more compact 5-3/8” design. Fast forward a few... Read More
Cordless Power Tools – Amp x Volts = Watts amp vs watts amps vs amp hours amps x volts Bosch Cordless Tools DeWalt Tools Milwaukee volts vs amps volts vs watts 

Cordless Power Tools – Amp x Volts = Watts

http://www.coptool.com/cordless-power-tools-amp-x-volts-watts/ In recent years there have been a lot of advancements that allow tools to work effectively at various voltages as well as batteries with dramatically higher Amp Hours (Ah). Unfortunately that’s all the tool brands want to talk about in terms of specs on these awesome tool achievements, Volts and Ah but clearly that does not tell the full story.... Read More
Milwaukee Tool 3/8” Socket Sets SAE & Metric chrome sockets Hand Tools Milwaukee Milwaukee tools socket sets sockets 

Milwaukee Tool 3/8” Socket Sets SAE & Metric

http://www.coptool.com/milwaukee-tool-38-socket-sets-sae-metric/ As Milwaukee Tool continues to expand upon their Hand Tool arsenal Chrome Socket Sets does seem like the next logical step. While these sockets sets are traditionally considered “mechanics tools” every electrician, plumber, HVAC, service tech and the list goes on, has a socket set in their bag or truck. Milwaukee’s new Contractor ratchet and socket sets, both SAE... Read More
Milwaukee Tool Framing Hammers Spring 2017 framing hammer Hand Tools Milwaukee milwaukee hammers Milwaukee tools 

Milwaukee Tool Framing Hammers Spring 2017

http://www.coptool.com/milwaukee-tool-framing-hammers-spring-2017/ We have been waiting for many years for the Milwaukee Framing Hammers, ever since they acquired the premium Stiletto Hammer line it seemed like a logical way to expand their offering. Launching in April there will be 5 new hammers: two 17oz hammers 48-22-9016 milled face $39, 48-22-9017 smooth face $39, as well as two 22oz hammers 48-22-9022 milled... Read More
Tool Lanyards Save Lives Ergodyne safety Safety Equipment squids tool lanyard tool leash tool tether tool trap 

Tool Lanyards Save Lives

http://www.coptool.com/tool-lanyards-save-lives/ We got some interesting stats from our friends at Ergodyne (by way of the Bureau of Labor Statistics) that says in 2015 there were 247 deaths from falling objects on the job. Which makes up 48% of all struck fatalities and 5% of all workplace fatalities. There have been a lot of advancements in PPE, which is very important... Read More
Dewalt Tool Connect Expands, TAG & CONNECTOR 20 volt dewalt 20v max dewalt bluetooth batteries Cordless Tools dewalt DeWalt Tools one-key one-key location tracking stole tool tracking tool connect 

Dewalt Tool Connect Expands, TAG & CONNECTOR

http://www.coptool.com/dewalt-tool-connect-expands-tools-tag-connect/ Yesterday we got some teasers on Dewalt’s Plans to Expand Tool Connect, currently very limited to just the Tool Connect Dewalt Batteries (see below) which turn off when they get out of range from the phone running the App and last location. At this point we can only talk to the images provided but Dewalt Tool Connect will expand... Read More
Bosch 18V LED Floodlight 1900 Lumens GLI18V 18v bosch tools Bosch bosch tools cordless light cordless lightin Cordless Tools 

Bosch 18V LED Floodlight 1900 Lumens GLI18V

http://www.coptool.com/bosch-18v-led-floodlight-1900-lumens-gli18v/ It looks like 2017 will be the year Bosch 18V Cordless jumps back aggressively into the game. We recently saw the launch of new brushless compact and brute tough drills, coming soon new CORE high capacity batteries, new brushless recip saw and now a pair of LED flood lights are coming as GLI18V-1900N ($99) and GLI18V-1900C ($119, few months... Read More
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