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Is Rockwell a good tool brand?

Last Updated: 3rd May, 2020

Rockwell is best know for it's oscillating multi-tool, the Sonicrafter, as their model of the original Fein tool is one of the biggest sellers in the market. I have one, have used it extensively, and will say that it is a great product. I don't know where it is made, but it is not cheap junk.

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Also, who makes Rockwell Tools?

The Positec Tool Corporation was founded in Suzhou, China, in 1994 by Don Gao. It primarily sold OEM tools to established brands like Black & Decker. In the early 2000s, Gao decided to branch out by manufacturing tools and lawn care accessories under his own brand name.

Additionally, are Rockwell and Worx batteries interchangeable? Compatible Li-ion slide-in battery pack for use with all Li-ion Worx and Rockwell power tools from the 18V and 20V PowerShare series. This battery can be charged with your existing Worx charger (for example WA3848, WA3860 and WA3867) and is fully is interchangeable with Worx and Rockwell battery number(s):

Correspondingly, are Worx and Rockwell the same company?

Then, in 2005, Positec launched two new brands at that Hardware Show—WORX®, which is a full offering of electric yard and garden tools, and Rockwell Tools. Rockwell's product line includes both professional-duty and more economically priced construction and woodworking tools.

Is Worx made by Black and Decker?

Positec made some Black & Decker products in its Chinese factories in the 1990s but launched rival tool brand Worx and bought the Rockwell brand after Black & Decker started making tools in its own factory in Positec's home city, Suzhou.

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