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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

I purchased an Accuscan Wall Scanner about 4 months ago and the unit is not working. When I place it against the wall, it does not show it is calibrating nor does it detect anything. What is Wrong? changed the batteries (fresh ones that I checked) but it still does not work. What can I do?

Make sure the unit is turned on and that the film cover over the display ha... read more

I just painted my house and don’t want to get adhesive on the wall. Is there a way to use this tool without using the 3M command strips?

Yes, use push pins and the pin holes. But this could leave holes in the wal... read more

My rolling tape keeps giving me the same measurement, even though I’ve measured 2 different distances. Is this tool defective?

No. Remove the film cover on the display window. read more