DEWALT, a Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) brand, yesterday announced that its DEWALT POWERSTACK 20V MAX Compact Battery has been awarded a WOOD Magazine 2022 Innovate Award.
The annual Innovate Awards spotlight tools and products that demonstrate meaningful innovation that makes woodworking easier, safer, or more accurate.
The DEWALT POWERSTACK™ battery was recognised for its revolutionary design that utilizes flat, pouch battery cells delivering the lightest and most powerful compact battery from DEWALT.
The battery also delivers 50 per cent more power, enabling broad application capabilities and fast performance with cordless tools, is 25 per cent more compact and 15 per cent lighter to provide tool manoeuvrability, high precision and reduce fatigue when used in tight workspaces.
Executive Vice President and President of Global Tools & Storage for Stanley Black & Decker, Jaime Ramirez said it was, “an honour for the experts at WOOD Magazine to recognise the significance of the new DEWALT POWERSTACK Battery and how our pouch cell technology is one example of the long history of innovation leadership from DEWALT.”
“Our ground-breaking design offers users the lightest and most powerful compact battery from DEWALT helping to further realise the potential of the cordless jobsite of the future,” he said.
The DEWALT POWERSTACK Battery is ideal for cutting, drilling and fastening applications, precision and finishing tasks, and when working in tight spaces. The battery is compatible with all DEWALT 20V MAX* tools and chargers in the 20V MAX* system.
The DEWALT POWERSTACK 20V MAX* Compact Battery is one of only nine products of the year to receive a WOOD Magazine 2022 Innovate Award.
The battery is expected to begin rolling out to North American DEWALT distributors, retailers, and e-commerce channels from December 2021, with the global roll-out will continue through spring 2022.
To learn more about the DEWALT POWERSTACK™ 20V MAX Compact Battery visit: www.dewalt.com/powerstack.