• Makita expands LXT range with two new band saws

    Makita has expanded its range of LXT cordless tools with the launch of the DPB183Z and DPB184Z Brushless ...

    Makita has expanded its range of LXT cordless tools with the launch of the DPB183Z and DPB184Z Brushless Portable Band Saws. The DPB183Z and DPB184Z offer the high-power and flexibility needed to tack ...

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  • Expanded XGT range from Makita

    Makita has expanded its XGT 40V Max range of cordless power tools with four new brushless angle grinders, ...

    Makita has expanded its XGT 40V Max range of cordless power tools with four new brushless angle grinders, with the added flexibility and improved safety of cordless. Launched in June 2020, XGT 40V Max ...

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  • Review: Festool Cordless Angle Grinder AGC 18-125

    Professional Builder’s Tibby Singh Chodha gets to grips with the Festool Cordless Angle Grinder AGC 18-12 ...

    Professional Builder’s Tibby Singh Chodha gets to grips with the Festool Cordless Angle Grinder AGC 18-125. I am a big fan of cordless tools, and they are definitely the way forward, particularly from ...

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  • WIN with Makita

    Three lucky readers could be in with the chance of winning one of three amazing prizes, courtesy of Makit ...

    Three lucky readers could be in with the chance of winning one of three amazing prizes, courtesy of Makita. First prize: The LS1019L 260mm slide compound mitre saw is ideal for tradespeople working ac ...

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  • Tech Talk: cold cut machines

    In the latest part of our Tech Talk series, Charles Shaw, hire and construction division manager at Makit ...

    In the latest part of our Tech Talk series, Charles Shaw, hire and construction division manager at Makita, explains how the company’s new range of mains and cordless metal cold cut cutting tools are ...

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  • HiKOKI Power Tools launches ‘Hi5’ Five Year Warranty

    HiKOKI Power Tools has announced its industry leading Hi5 FIVE year extended warranty on its 18V and 36V ...

    HiKOKI Power Tools has announced its industry leading Hi5 FIVE year extended warranty on its 18V and 36V (Multi Volt) brushless cordless ranges, providing the ultimate peace of mind for power tool use ...

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  • Makita’s work with disaster response team S.A.R.A.I.D

    Makita has supplied a range of tools to search and rescue charity S.A.R.A.I.D, to assist with its emergen ...

    Makita has supplied a range of tools to search and rescue charity S.A.R.A.I.D, to assist with its emergency disaster response work in the UK and abroad. In the immediate aftermath of a natural disaste ...

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  • Handheld petrol saw from Hilti

    Hilti has launched the new DSH 600-X handheld petrol saw. It weighs 9.8 kg and has a redesigned cutting h ...

    Hilti has launched the new DSH 600-X handheld petrol saw. It weighs 9.8 kg and has a redesigned cutting hood and arm allowing the saw to achieve a full 120 mm cut depth with a 300 mm diamond blade, re ...

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  • Brushless impact driver from Makita

    Makita has introduced the18V LXT Brushless Impact Driver. The DTD171 18V LXT Brushless Impact Driver deli ...

    Makita has introduced the18V LXT Brushless Impact Driver. The DTD171 18V LXT Brushless Impact Driver delivers high-end performance in a compact and lightweight package. Suitable for use across a numbe ...

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  • Review: Bosch Professional GBH 18V-26D

    Tibby Singh Chodha checks out the Bosch Professional GBH 18V-26D. I remember the days when most of my pow ...

    Tibby Singh Chodha checks out the Bosch Professional GBH 18V-26D. I remember the days when most of my power tools used to be corded, but cordless has taken the lead in the building trade and in this d ...

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