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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 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

I just used the large hole saw to drill through my door and it worked great. Now I have to use the small hole saw and the mandrel-pilot bit will not fit into it. What should I do?

The large hole saw has an adapter in it. When using this hole saw first, th... read more