TOWSON, MD -- PORTER-CABLE launches the 2014 Ultimate Tradesman Giveaway (pcultimatetradesman.com). In the giveaway, which runs from November 1, 2014 through January 15, 2015, PORTER-CABLE will award a 20V MAX* tool every day leading up to the week of the grand prize drawing. The grand prize, which will be announced on January 23, 2015, is a 2015 Ford® F150 truck loaded with PORTER-CABLE tools.
The Ultimate Tradesman Giveaway features prizes from PORTER-CABLE's Cordless 20V MAX* Linked System, which is a range of cordless tools that operate off of the same battery. PORTER-CABLE tools, including the 20V MAX* System, are designed to provide the performance demanded by the tradesman at an affordable price. The line now includes a 20V MAX* Hammer Drill and 20V MAX* Radio with Bluetooth® compatibility.
The new 20V MAX* Hammer Drill is ideal for use on brick, block and concrete materials found in HVAC, plumbing, electrical, and residential building applications. The 20V MAX* Hammer Drill is sold in a kit or as a bare tool. The kitted option includes two new 2.0Ah PORTER-CABLE 20V MAX* Lithium Ion batteries which provide up to 33% more runtime than the PORTER-CABLE 20V MAX* Lithium Ion 1.5Ah battery**. Other features include:
- Variable two-speed gear transmission
- 330 watts
- 400 RPM - 1600 RPM
- 27,200 BPM
- 1/2 inch metal ratcheting chuck
- 3.7 pounds with battery
- 8.5 inches in length
- LED light
- Battery fuel gauge
- Belt clip
- 2 magnetic bit holders
Another extension to the 20V MAX* Linked System is the 20V MAX* Radio with Bluetooth compatibility. This radio wirelessly streams music from a Bluetooth enabled smart phone. Features include:
- Two high performance speakers
- Four operation modes, AM/FM tuner, Bluetooth and Auxiliary
- 12 presets (6 AM/ 6 FM)
- Full roll cage
- Handle and hang loops
The 20V MAX* Linked System power tools operate on any PORTER-CABLE 20V MAX* Lithium Ion battery. The Porter Cable 2.0Ah and 4.0Ah lithium ion batteries are the newest addition to the 20V MAX* battery system, delivering the power and runtime needed by the tradesman for optimal performance.
Model Number & Price:
PCC620LB - 20V MAX* Hammer Drill
PCC771B - 20V MAX* Radio Bluetooth
PCC620LB - 20V MAX* Bare Hammer Drill
PCC620LB currently at independent retailers and December at Lowes. PCC771B in December at Lowes and independent retailers.
*Maximum initial battery voltage (measured without a workload) is 20 volts. Nominal voltage is 18.
**Based on constant 10A discharge test.
The Bluetooth word mark is a registered trademark owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc., and is used here under license.