DeWalt introduces cordless tool line

Dewalt Industrial Power Tool is introducing a new line of cordless power tools for the professional and residential construction market.The tools feature the industry's first 14.4-volt cordless drill/driver and a new battery pack.DeWALT claims the battery pack, called XR Pack, lasts...

Dewalt Industrial Power Tool is introducing a new line of cordless power tools for the professional and residential construction market.

The tools feature the industry’s first 14.4-volt cordless drill/driver and a new battery pack.

DeWALT claims the battery pack, called XR Pack, lasts about 25% longer than regular batteries.

DeWALT is owned by Black & Decker, a leading maker of cordless tools for the consumer and professional markets.

This fall, b&d will introduce several products, including a cordless screwdriver, that use a newly developed interchangeable battery system called VersaPak.