Impact wrench

Impact wrench – Product watch: the latest tools & accessories

The 6917DWDE 12-volt 3/8-inch impact wrench is the most compact in its class with a length of 6 5/8 inches, the maker says, and features a magnesium alloy hammer case for added durability. The tool offers variable speed from 0 to 2,300 rpm, impacts per minute of 0 to 3,000, and maximum torque of 88.3 foot-pounds. It weighs 3.5 pounds and comes with two 2.6amp-hour NiMH batteries, a universal charger, battery covers, and case. * Cost: $259. Makita. 800-462-5482. www.makita.com. Circle #234.

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