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IRWIN Tools manufactures and distributes a broad assortment of tools for the DIYer who prides himself on using the quality tools that professional tradesman demand – durable, innovative tools that get the job done the way it was meant to be done. From the legendary IRWIN VISE-GRIP family of locking tools, pliers, and wrenches; to circular saw blades, utility knives, drill bits, and fastener drive accessories, IRWIN has a tool for every need.

Do-It-Yourself FAQ

What is the measuring tape thing and how does it work?

This is for hanging items at an angle. Start on 0 and rotate the tool to th... read more

What is the proper way to use the reversible offfset dovetail saw? I know it is reversible and it has an offset. What side needs to be offset in relation to the side of the cut?

A very common application for the reversible offset dovetail saw is to cut ... read more

I just recently purchased your Sonic Laser Tape 50 and when I’m trying to use it, say to measure a length of a room, which I know is 15.6 ft. it gives me a measurement of 50 ft plus or gives me an error message. Is there something I’m doing wrong or is there somewhere I can reset it?

Normal trouble shooting should solve this. . .is there anything in the way,... read more