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New Milwaukee High Speed Cordless Ratchet (Which Milwaukee Ratchet Is Best For You?)


Recently Milwaukee released a new FUEL high speed cordless ratchet so I thought it would be a good time to take a look at the various cordless ratchets Milwaukee offers. For the purposes of this post we will be looking at the 3/8″ ratchets. As of right now Milwaukee has the original brushed ratchet, the FUEL brushless ratchet, the extended reach FUEL ratchet and now the FUEL high speed ratchet. The table below has some of the relevant specs of each ratchet.

  RPM Torque Length Weight
Fuel High Speed Ratchet (2567-20, 2567-22) 450 35 ft-lbs. 11.1″ 2.1 lbs
Fuel Ratchet (2557-20, 2557-22) 200 55 ft-lbs. 11.8″ 2.8 lbs.
Fuel Extended Reach (2560-20, 2560-21) 250 55 ft-lbs. 14.3″ 2.66 lbs.
Ratchet (2457-20, 2457-21) 250 35 ft-lbs. 10.75″ 1.9 lbs.


NOW AVAILABLE! Milwaukee M12 FUEL HATCHET! (2527-20, 2527-21)

  • POWERSTATE™ Brushless Motor delivers the power to complete cuts in demanding materials
  • Full House Chain minimizes vibration and delivers clean cuts
  • Easy Access Chain Tensioner allows for quick adjustments to chain tension
  • Automatic Oiler delivers proper chain lubrication and increased productivity
  • Translucent Oil Reservoir allows for clear visibility to oil levels
  • All Metal Bucking Spikes allow for increased leverage during applications
  • Variable Speed Trigger increases user control

  • Where To Buy
    Bare tool:

    Home Depot: $179
    Acme Tools: $179
    CPO: OOS
    Northern Tool: $179

    Kit, includes 4ah battery and charger:
    Home Depot: $249
    Acme Tools: $249
    CPO: OOS
    Northern Tool: $249

    Milwaukee M12 FUEL 1/4″ Straight Die Grinder (2486-20, 2486-22)


    The Milwaukee M12 FUEL™ 1/4″ Straight Die Grinder is designed to replace pneumatic die grinders. The die grinder provides you with up to .3 HP performance outperforming pneumatic die grinders by 20%. The M12™ inline die grinder features 3-Mode speed control and a responsive variable-speed trigger. The cordless die grinder provides you with greater access and mobility, eliminating the frustrations of hoses and compressors.

    Where To Buy – Bare Tool
    Ohio Power Tool
    Acme Tools
    Home Depot

    Where To Buy – Kit
    Ohio Power Tool
    Acme Tools
    Home Depot

    New Makita 12V Max CXT® Lithium‑Ion Cordless Vacuum Kit (LC09A1)

    MAKITA-LC09A1
    MAKITA-LC09A1

    from: Acme Tools


    Tired of Those Car Wash Vacuums that Barely Work? You’ll Love Makita’s New Cordless Vacuum Kit!

    There’s nothing like getting in a nice, clean vehicle, and there’s nothing as frustrating as using a car wash vacuum that just won’t produce the quality of clean you’re looking for. Fortunately, Makita just released a brand new vacuum kit that’s designed to…