The ASE8 LTX 18-V cordless reciprocating saw from Metabo Corp. features a toolless blade change system, making it easy for woodworkers and other pros to use. It delivers up to 2,700 strokes per minute, with a stroke length of 1 1/16 in. Features include two 18-V Li-ion batteries, (designed to extend time between charges) and an air-cooled charging system that charges batteries in 30 minutes. 800-638-2264, MetaboUSA.com.
About Metabo Corp.
Metabo, a leading international manufacturer of professional grade portable electric power toolsand abrasives for industrial, construction and welding applications, has international headquarters in Nurtingen, Germany and U.S. headquarters in West Chester, Pennsylvania. The company has focused its product development on technological advancements in electronic circuitry and mechanical design, which has resulted in high performance, durable electric power tools. The name Metabo is German for “metal-boring,” symbolic of the company’s first tool -- a metal-boring tool -- manufactured in 1924.