American Woodworker
Contact Us | Help | Report a Bug
Sign in | Join
 

Affordable Lithium-Ion Tools Vernon Rockville CT

Ryobi's new 18-volt lithium-ion tools stand out—by their bright green color and by their prices. Lithium-ion power is revolutionizing battery-powered tools, because LI batteries are significantly lighter in weight than NiCad or NiMH batteries and they hold a charge longer when not in use (a great feature for weekend woodworkers).

Woodcraft - Manchester/Hartford, CT
(860) 647-0303
249 Spencer Street
Manchester, CT

Data Provided by:
Moore's Sawmill
(860) 242-3003
171 Mountain Ave
Bloomfield, CT

Data Provided by:
The Home Depot
(860)231-1919
503 New Park Ave
West Hartford, CT
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-10:00pm
Sun: 9:00am-6:00pm

Vernon - Sears Hardware Stores
(860) 870-4000
10 Pitkin Rd
Vernon Rockvl, CT
Store Hours
Hardware Stores
Store Type
Hardware Stores
Hours
Mon:8-21
Tue:8-21
Wed:8-21
Thu:8-21
Fri:8-21
Sat:8-21
Sun:9-18
Store Features
Mon:8-21
Tue:8-21
Wed:8-21
Thu:8-21
Fri:8-21
Sat:8-21
Sun:9-18

Petersen's Hardware Inc
(860) 644-8013
850 Sullivan Ave
South Windsor, CT
 
Connecticut Wood Group's Hardwood Outlet
(860) 253-0444
18 Mullen Road
Enfield, CT

Data Provided by:
The Home Depot
(860)286-0300
55 Granby Street
Bloomfield, CT
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-9:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-7:00pm

The Home Depot
(860)465-5631
418 Boston Post Road
Windham, CT
Hours
Mon-Sat: 6:00am-9:00pm
Sun: 8:00am-7:00pm

Star Hardware
(860) 875-3031
64 Main St
Ellington, CT
 
Petersen True Value Hardware
(860) 644-8013
850 Sullivan Ave
South Windsor, CT
 
Data Provided by:

Affordable Lithium-Ion Tools

Affordable Lithium-Ion Tools

 

    

Ryobi's new 18-volt lithium-ion tools stand out—by their bright green color and by their prices. Lithium-ion power is revolutionizing battery-powered tools, because LI batteries are significantly lighter in weight than NiCad or NiMH batteries and they hold a charge longer when not in use (a great feature for weekend woodworkers). The downside of LI-powered tools has been cost—until now. Ryobi's LI Tools are an extension—and an upgrade—of their One+ System, which features a variety of 18-volt cordless tools that all use the same NiCad battery pack configuration. Ryobi's new LI batteries can be used in all the tools that are part of this system. Likewise, the One+ NiCad batteries can be used in the new LI Tools. Ryobi's Lithium Battery Upgrade Kit ($99) is perfect for any woodworker who already has several Ryobi One+ tools but wants the advantages of a lithium-ion battery. This upgrade kit includes an 18-volt, 2.4-Ah lithium-ion battery and a dual-chemistry charger (it charges all One+ LI and NiCad batteries). Ryobi's 2-piece Lithium Power Drill Kit ($159, shown above) includes an 18-volt drill and a high-intensity swivel-head flashlight along with the LI battery and dual-chemistry charger. The 4-piece Lithium Power Tool Kit ($259) adds a second 18-volt LI battery, a 5-1/2-in. circular saw and a variable-speed reciprocating saw.

Source
Ryobi, Inc., www.ryobitools.com (800) 525-2579, Lithium Battery Upgrade Kit, P123, $99; 2-Piece Lithium Power Drill Kit, P813, $159; 4-piece Lithium Power Tool Kit, P843, $259.

Click here to read the rest of the article from American Woodworker