Tools by Trade: MRO
IRWIN Tools manufactures and distributes a broad assortment of durable tools for the maintenance and repair professional – in fact, IRWIN offers a tool for practically every need of this important tradesman. Consider the legendary IRWIN VISE-GRIP locking tools, pliers, and wrenches; IRWIN’s full range of UNIBIT step drill bits; or bits and for drilling in metal, masonry, and wood. IRWIN offers screw and bolt extractors, snips, screwdrivers, and utility knives; along with fastener drive accessories; and IRWIN HANSON taps, dies, and extractors.
What is the difference between a nutsetter that has a standard hex design vs. one that has a lobular design?
There are a few key differences between these two types of nutsetters. A n... read more
As a mason who works on large job sites, I have dropped a level and now the level no longer work properly. Does anyone make a stronger level?
First let me suggest that you always carry a box beam level. Typically, lev... read more
What does the 'Bi-Metal' mean when referring to a utility blade?
The bi-metal terminology refers to how the utility blade is constructed. W... read more