TOWSON, MD, Feb. 9, 2022 – CRAFTSMAN, a Stanley Black & Decker brand (NYSE: SWK), today announced a new line of brushless V20* products. The V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ (Runtime + Performance) line is designed to provide professionals more runtime and better performance on the jobsite by utilizing brushless motor technology paired with CRAFTSMAN V20* cordless power solutions.
“CRAFTSMAN developed the new V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ line to help advance jobsite performance by easily identifying between CRAFTSMAN brushed tools and our premium brushless tools,” said Sara Godding, Vice President Product Management, Stanley Black & Decker. “As we expand the V20* system, CRAFTSMAN will continue to bring innovation to the brushless tools category to meet the demands of professionals who require more power and longer runtime to tackle any job.”
At launch, eight tools will make up the new V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ line, including a new V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ Oscillating Tool (CMCE565B) that delivers up to 57 percent more power1 and features a tool-free blade changing system and integrated LED light. Other V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ products include the:
- V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ Cordless 1/2-in. Hammer Drill (CMCD732B) – Delivering up to 20 percent more power2.
- V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ Cordless 1/4-in. Impact Driver (CMCF813B) – Achieving up to 30 percent more runtime3.
- V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ Cordless 3/8-in. Impact Wrench (CMCF911B) – Featuring 2800 RPM (no-load) / 3500 IPM.
- V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ Cordless 1/2-in. Impact Wrench (CMCF921B) – Achieving up to 26 percent more runtime4.
- V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ Cordless 7-1/4-in. Circular Saw (CMCS551B) – Delivering up to 75 percent more power5.
- V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ Cordless Reciprocating Saw (CMCS351B) – Delivering up to 75 percent more power6.
- V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ Cordless 4-1/2-in. Small Angle Grinder (CMCG451B) –Delivering up to 65 percent more power7.
The new line of CRAFTSMAN V20* BRUSHLESS RP™ products will be available in stores and online where CRAFTSMAN products are sold starting in February 2022. Additional brushless products will join the line throughout 2022 and on.
To learn more about these products and all CRAFTSMAN tools and solutions, visit www.CRAFTSMAN.com.
* Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 volts. Nominal voltage is 18.
1 Using 2.0Ah battery (sold separately) compared to CRAFTSMAN Brushed Oscillating Multi-Tool CMCE500 using 2.0Ah battery
2 Compared to CRAFTSMAN Brushed Drill CMCD700 using a CMCB202 battery (sold separately)
3 Fastening 3" deck screws into pressure treated 4" x4 " with 1.5 Ah battery (sold separately) vs. CMCF800 Impact Driver using 1.5 Ah battery (sold separately)
4 Compared to CRAFTSMAN Brushed Impact Wrench CMCF900 using 3/8 X3in LAG screws in 4X4 PT wood with 4.0 Ah Battery (sold separately)
5 Compared to CRAFTSMAN Brushed Circular Saw CMCS500 by measuring the unit output measured in unit watts out (UWO) with 4.0 Ah battery (sold
6 Compared to CRAFTSMAN Brushed Reciprocating Saw CMCS300 by measuring the unit output measured in unit watts out (UWO) with 4.0 Ah battery (sold separately)
7 Compared to CRAFTSMAN Brushed Grinder CMCG400 by measuring the unit output measured in unit watts out (UWO) with 4.0 Ah battery (sold separately)
CRAFTSMAN®, a Stanley Black & Decker brand, is an American icon that homeowners, home builders, auto enthusiasts and master mechanics have trusted since 1927 – and today’s CRAFTSMAN® continues that legacy. With a focus on reliable, high-performance tools, storage and equipment, CRAFTSMAN® has revived its long-established pride in superior quality. Now it’s easier than ever to get the tools trusted for generations at more places than ever. For more information visit www.craftsman.com or follow CRAFTSMAN® on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
About Stanley Black & Decker
Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) is the world’s largest tool company, with revenues of more than $15 billion, headquartered in the USA with nearly 50 manufacturing facilities across America. Guided by its purpose – for those who make the world – the company’s 60,000 diverse and high-performing employees produce innovative, award-winning power tools, hand tools, storage, digital tool solutions, lifestyle products, outdoor products, engineered fasteners and other industrial equipment to support the world’s makers, creators, tradespeople and builders. The company’s iconic brands include DEWALT, BLACK+DECKER, CRAFTSMAN, STANLEY, Cub Cadet and Troy-Bilt. Recognized for its leadership in environmental, social and governance (ESG), Stanley Black & Decker strives to be a force for good in support of its communities, employees, customers and other stakeholders. To learn more visit: www.stanleyblackanddecker.com.
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