The pitch: Dewalt’s new 20V MAX lithium ion reciprocating saw (DCS387) can cut through a variety of materials including wood, PVC and various types of metal.
- The compact configuration of the DCS387 allows users to make controlled overhead cuts and cuts in tight spaces.
- The keyless four-position blade clamp gives the user the ability to orient the tool according to the type of cut they are making.
- Other features include the variable speed switch for control during cutting applications and an LED light to illuminate the cutting surface and work area.
For more information: Dewalt.com
The pitch: The HHT35SLTA Honda string trimmer comes equipped with a standard loop handle for easy use.
- It features Honda's Mini-4-stroke technology for fuel efficiency.
- The trimmer comes with Honda’s Quick Start system for easy starting.
- It runs on regular gas with no need for fuel mixing.
For more information: Honda.com
The pitch: The Makita XUB02Z delivers up to 29 minutes of run time at 15,800 RPM using two 18V LXT 5.0Ah batteries.
- It has a six-stage air velocity/volume selection dial.
- Features technology engineered to provide dust and water resistance.
- It comes with technology to protect against overloading, over-discharging and over-heating.
For more information: Makita.com
The pitch: The T3000 string trimmer features a 56V battery platform.
- The trimmer has a 1.4:1 gear ratio for increased cutting torque.
- The batteries come in two-amp-hour and four-amp-hour sizes.
- Typical run time with the 2 Ah is 29 minutes with a 12-inch cutting diameter. The 4 Ah battery increases to 60 minutes.
For more information: Shindaiwacordless.com