SMARTDRIVER CORDLESS SCREWDRIVER from Black & Decker now contains a retractable metal screw holder, thereby offering straight and one-handed screw driving. SmartDriver is designed to eliminate the hassle of dropping screws with its new magnetic holder. The lithium-ion powered drill maintains power up to 18 months, has a six-position clutch and delivers 45 in/lbs. of maximum torque, according to the manufacturer. SmartDriver has a forward/reverse window to indicate driving direction and a blue reflector work light for added visibility when working in dark areas. The screwdriver fits in the palm of your hand and is sold with a charging cradle and 11 screw-driving accessories in a bit bar for $39.99. Contact: Black & Decker. Tel: 800-544-6986. www.blackanddecker.com
This article originally appeared in the November 2008 issue.