Dewalt 2017 New Tool Media Event Predictions

We’re off to Dewalt’s 2017 new tool media event!

It was during last year’s event that Dewalt introduced their new FlexVolt lineup of next-generation cordless power tools.

Ah, good memories:

Introducing Dewalt Flexvolt!, Plus a Teaser of New 20V Max Tools

Dewalt FlexVolt Q&A – Everything You’ve Asked About, and More

So… what do you think is in store for us this year? Here are my predictions:

1) A strong push into plumbing and electrical markets with a PEX fitting expander, a cordless drain snake, a large cable stripper, etc.

These tools have already been announced, but the event will likely give us a chance to get some hands-on time. Maybe there will be some surprises?

2) FlexVolt Expansion? Well, what do you think Dewalt has in store for us this year?

A larger 120V Max corded-cordless table saw, perhaps? A 60V Max cordless 10″ sliding miter saw? We

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Stuart has a background in physics (B.S.) and materials science and engineering (M.S., Ph.D.). Stuart enjoys working on electronics, robotics, woodworking, and DIY projects. His blog, ToolGuyd, focuses on new tool previews, hands-on reviews, industry news, tool guides, and occasional DIY projects.