The Porter-Cable PC250MTK multi-tool is a specialty tool. By this I mean a non-traditional woodworking tool. When considering what projects this would be most applicable to, I realized this was going to be my “bail out” tool. The Porter Cable Multi-Tool excelled at fixing my repair and rework problems (and we all have those). It made short work of the projects (some of which I hate to do) saving time. Also, it makes getting into impossible places a breeze, which we all know can be the root of all evil. The Multi-Tool has already become one of my favorite go to tools and I’m sure it will be even more so in the future. Read more
Having a good little trim saw or circular saw around is nice. Not that you will be ripping up sheets of plywood, but a good one can give you a couple of cuts when you don’t want to break out your corded circular saw to rip up some plywood. The Porter Cable can give you some serious cutting ability especially when using the EX battery. So lets jump in and talk about the Porter Cable Circular Saw model number PCL186CS that came in the combo kit we recently reviewed Read more
PORTER-CABLE® Launches New, Oscillating Tools with the Tool Free System™ for Corded and Cordless Models
PORTER-CABLE announces the launch of its new corded (PC250MTK) and cordless (PCL120MTC-2) oscillating multi-tools. Both models have been designed to offer remodelers, carpenters, general contractors and a number of other professionals the quality and control they need to complete a variety of applications, including: cutting wood, drywall, and nails; sanding; grout removal; and scraping paint and caulk. Read more
With more than 100 years of expertise in quality tool craftsmanship, is launching a new line of professional-grade cordless power tools designed for the tradesman. The cordless line will be available beginning November 2008.
The new 18-volt cordless line of tools from PORTER-CABLE features a lithium-ion drill and a range of Nickel Cadmium (NiCad) battery-powered tools. “After extensive end-user research, PORTER-CABLE developed the cordless line with the specific needs of the tradesman in mind – offering flexibility, performance and reliability at a great value,” said Frank Andrew, director of marketing for PORTER-CABLE. “While the new line will feature corded tools, we are especially excited by the Read more
PORTER-CABLE unveils a new line of six pneumatic woodworking nailer and stapler kits offering a maintenance-free motor design and innovative on-board features to deliver consistent performance and long life.Designed with an oil-free motor, the new nailers and staplers reduce the possibility of work surface contamination and promote hassle-free operation. The maintenance-free motor design utilizes a dual-stack ring design and an internal piston catch. The dual-stack design consists of an outer ring to reduce friction and increase surface contact, while the Read more
In 1989, PORTER-CABLE introduced its first joinery system to help woodworkers produce dovetail joints easier and faster than before. In keeping with its history of innovation, PORTER-CABLE unveils the OMNIJIG Joinery System™, with 16-inch (model 55160) and 24-inch (model 77240) versions.
The new OMNIJIG Joinery System™ offers a variety of applications and a host of innovative features to further enhance the user experience. The jigs offer patent-pending features such as “set and forget” template positioning stops and router bit depth gauges to ensure quick and easy setup, as well as repeatability across changing joint styles. Read more
PORTER-CABLE unveiled the latest innovation in sanding today with its Low Profile Sanders during the 2008 International Builders’ Show (IBS) at Booth W1501 from Feb. 13 to Feb. 16 in Orlando, Fla. The new sanders, models 390, 390K, 392 and 394, feature new patent pending ENDURATECH™ motor technology for improved productivity, durability and Read more