New Ridgid Hyper Octane 3.0 Ah Battery To Be Released Alongside 6ah & 9ah Batteries

If you’re a regular reader of Tool Craze then Ridgid’s latest 18V Hyper Octane 6.0 and 9.0 ah batteries are nothing new to you as we’ve covered them for years … Continue Reading →


Ridgid R8223411B Jobmax Sheet Metal Shear Head

It’s been about 2 years since Ridgid added a new attachment head to their Jobmax system. That just changed with the edition of their new R8223411B sheet metal shear head. … Continue Reading →


Ridgid 18V Octane Brushless SDS Plus Rotary Hammer Spotted

Over on the Chinese website Taobao a new Ridgid 18V Octane Brushless SDS Plus Rotary Hammer has been spotted. We wrote about it on August 2017 when the first mock … Continue Reading →


Ridgid NXT 6 and 9 Gallon Wet Dry Vacs get Redesigned

Ridgid’s 6 gallon and 9 gallon wet dry vacs get a fresh modern redesign and also get a new NXT name to go alone with the refresh. Besides the slick … Continue Reading →


Ridgid 18V Brushless Drywall Screwdriver Kit with Collated Attachment R86630K

Ridgid just came out with a new cordless 18V drywall screwdriver and it’s brushless! The news doesn’t end there as it also comes bundled with a collated magazine attachment as … Continue Reading →


Ridgid 18V GenX5 Brushless Octane Hammer Drill with 1300 in-lbs Torque!

The power tool drill high torque war continues as Ridgid now has a new 18V GenX5 Brushless Octane Hammer Drill R8611506B with 1300 in-lbs Torque! What’s interesting is that the new … Continue Reading →


Ridgid Megamax 18V Brushless Multi Head System – SDS+ Rotary Hammer / Reciprocating Saw / Right Angle Drill

Recently spotted on the net were glimpses of a new Ridgid Megamax 18V cordless multi head system similar to their Jobmax system. Very similar to the Jobmax as there’s a … Continue Reading →


Reader Question – Ridgid String Trimmer Release Date?

April 4th, 2018 Ed Sleight wrote in with this question: is the ridgid grass trimmer out yet. I’m afraid I can not answer your question directly as a Ridgid branded … Continue Reading →


AEG BMT12C 12V Multitool

A new AEG BMT12C 12V Multitool has been spotted over at the AEG France Facebook page. What’s interesting about this multitool is that it’s a stand alone tool meaning it’s not … Continue Reading →


Ridgid 18V Jobsite Radio / Charger R84085 Spotted

Spotted on the net was a PDF instruction manual for a new Ridgid 18V Jobsite Radio / Charger model # R84085. All thanks to Joshua B. for providing the info. … Continue Reading →


AEG 18V Fusion 550mm (21.6 inch) Hedge Trimmer

Another AEG Fusion branded cordless power tool has popped up on the AEG website and it’s an 18V Fusion 550mm hedge trimmer. The new Fusion branded AEG tools were designed … Continue Reading →


AEG 2 X 18V 36V Brushless Fusion 18″ Lawn Mower

Glenn and Joshua B both spotted a new AEG 2 X 18V 36V Brushless Fusion 18″ Lawn Mower over in the Bunnings website. This marks another AEG cordless power tool that … Continue Reading →


Ridgid 18V 6.0 Ah Hyper Octane Bluetooth Battery will Retail for $129

We already knew new Ridgid 18V higher capacities were coming as we already knew about the new hyper octane bluetooth 6.0 and 9.0 ah batteries when they were spotted a … Continue Reading →


AEG BLK1218 Fast Twin Multi Charger – Charges 12V & 18V Batteries Fast

Here’s a full featured dual bay fast charger for your AEG 12V and 18V batteries – the AEG BLK1218 Twin Fast Multi Charger. It’s known as the multi charger in … Continue Reading →


AEG 2X18V 9 Inch Brushless Angle Grinder BEWS18-230BL

Here’s some more AEG news for you guys, a new cordless brushless 9 inch grinder (230mm) has been spotted from them. It’s crazy to believe we know have 9 inch … Continue Reading →