This Wisconsin company recently introduced “The Hatchet,” a compact, cordless reciprocating saw and part of the company’s Sawzall line. With a six position pivoting handle and less than a 13-in. length, it allows hvac technicians or any users to get into the tightest spaces. When set in the straight reciprocating mode, it easily cuts through metal. The Hatchet features a 3/4-in. blade stroke and 0-2,700 spm variable speed trigger.
Milwaukee Electric Tool Corp., 13135 West Lisbon Road, Brookfield, WI 53005; 877/729-3878.