Product Test
  • Product Test: Brian Hyde Base Work Boots

    Roger Bisby tries on a pair of Base work boots from Brian Hyde and considers how far safety footwear has ...

    Roger Bisby tries on a pair of Base work boots from Brian Hyde and considers how far safety footwear has come. It seems to me that every time I try out a new pair of work boots or shoes they blow my s ...

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  • Product Test: Hitachi DAB Site Radio

    Norman Bradshaw brings the noise and tries out the latest DAB Site Radio from Hitachi. Music has always p ...

    Norman Bradshaw brings the noise and tries out the latest DAB Site Radio from Hitachi. Music has always played a part in my life, and one of the attractions in the early days for me about being an ele ...

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  • Product Test: Klein Tools MM500A Tough Meter

    We gave PE tester Tom the chance to test drive the MM500A Tough Meter from Klein Tools. We had no idea he ...

    We gave PE tester Tom the chance to test drive the MM500A Tough Meter from Klein Tools. We had no idea he was going to take that literally... When I was asked by the team at PE to test the latest Toug ...

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  • Product Test: KableMate and Tools

    Here, we find out how PE tester Gary Fisher got on with the KableMate range of tools. We have all been th ...

    Here, we find out how PE tester Gary Fisher got on with the KableMate range of tools. We have all been there before, unrolling lots of different cable on site. What happens next? You’ve got yourself a ...

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  • Product Test: Contactum Consumer Units

    PE Product Tester Gary Fisher gets acquainted with the Defender range of metal consumer units from Contac ...

    PE Product Tester Gary Fisher gets acquainted with the Defender range of metal consumer units from Contactum. So the 1st January has been and gone and now, in compliance with regulation 421.1.201 in A ...

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  • Product Test: Klein Clamp Multimeter

    Product Tester Luke Jones gives his verdict on the CL2300A 'Tough Meter' from Klein Tools. Multimeters ar ...

    Product Tester Luke Jones gives his verdict on the CL2300A 'Tough Meter' from Klein Tools. Multimeters are one of the most important staples in any electrician’s tool bag. We rely on them on a day-to- ...

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  • Product Test: Starrett Hole Saws

    PE's very own Norman Bradshaw tries out the brand new Fast Cut and Deep Cut Bi-Metal Hole Saws from Starr ...

    PE's very own Norman Bradshaw tries out the brand new Fast Cut and Deep Cut Bi-Metal Hole Saws from Starrett. To be a good electrician these days you need to have a professional set of tools and the s ...

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  • Product Test: Draper Screwdriver Set

    Here we find out how Product Tester, Kelly Vincent, got to grips with the Draper Plus 9-Piece VDE Torque ...

    Here we find out how Product Tester, Kelly Vincent, got to grips with the Draper Plus 9-Piece VDE Torque Screwdriver Set. I use a torque screwdriver about two or three times a week. Although it’s not ...

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  • Product Test: Bosch Professional GSB Drill

    Professional Electrician’s Product Tester, Kelly Vincent, gives her expert view on the Bosch Professional ...

    Professional Electrician’s Product Tester, Kelly Vincent, gives her expert view on the Bosch Professional GSB 18v-Li with Wireless Charging. I have to admit, I felt a bit special when I unpacked the n ...

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