Press Release Summary:
With integrated bit management system, 360 Quick-Select™ 4V Max Screwdriver (No. 2356-01) houses 12 bits in rotating compartment to eliminate need to search for appropriate bit for job at hand. Illuminated bit window facilitates bit selection, and ergonomic shifter positions desired bit in place. Able to be charged via USB, screwdriver is powered by Li-Ion battery that can stay charged for up to 18 months; features Site-Lite™ LED worklight; and operates at 210 rpm.
Original Press Release:
Keep It Together with the New 360 Quick-Select(TM) from SKIL®
The Right Bit At The Right Time. Everytime.
MT. PROSPECT, Ill. -- DIYers asked, and we answered! Introducing the new 360 Quick-Select(TM) 4V Max Screwdriver (#2356-01) from SKIL - the ideal solution to the never ending problem of missing screwdriving bits.
With a fully integrated bit management system built into the front of the tool, the 360 Quick-Select houses 12 of the most commonly used bits in a rotating compartment, eliminating the need to stop working on your project to search for the right bit needed for the job. The #2356-01 also comes equipped with the tool industry's first-ever USB charging capability, providing users with a more convenient way to charge their tool, whether they're plugging it in to a computer, or another USB port they have on-hand.
"The 360 Quick-Select is adaptable, innovative and convenient," said Mallika Patel, Product Manager, SKIL Cordless. "This tool is a direct result of the customer feedback our team has received. To continue providing our users with the versatile and dependable tools they have come to expect from SKIL, we wanted to introduce something that would make the completion of their home improvement projects easier, while staying unique, functional and intuitive. The 360 Quick-Select encompasses all that and more."
The #2356-01 is outfitted with an illuminated bit window for easy bit selection, an ergonomic bit shifter that quickly positions the desired bit in-place, and a Site-Lite(TM) LED worklight to illuminate dimly lit areas. Weighing in at just over a pound, the 360 Quick-Select(TM) is compact and lightweight, yet at 210 RPM, is one of the fastest in its class. With a Lithium Ion battery that stays charged for up to 18 months, the #2356-01 is a must-have tool for any seasoned DIYer.
The 360 Quick-Select(TM) 4V Max Screwdriver comes with 12 screwdriving bits, a wall charger and a USB cable charger. Beginning in April 2013, the 360 Quick-Select(TM) will be available online and in select stores nationwide with a suggested retail price of $49.99 (USD). For more information on SKIL Tools and the new 360 Quick-Select(TM), visit www.skiltools.com/360.
About SKIL Power Tools
SKIL Power Tools, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Robert Bosch Tool Corporation in Mount Prospect, Ill, is a leader in portable electric power tools and accessories serving the consumer do-it-yourself and professional construction markets. Founded in 1924 with the invention of the worm drive SKILSAW, SKIL now delivers a complete line of power tools designed and engineered to help DIYers achieve home project success, while providing professionals durable, cost-conscious tools for the jobsite. For more information about SKIL Power Tools including information on where to buy the products above, visit www.skil.com or call toll-free 877-SKIL-999.
About Robert Bosch Tool Corporation
Robert Bosch Tool Corporation in North America was formed in January 2003 when Robert Bosch GmbH combined its North American power tool, accessory and lawn and garden divisions into one organization. As a manufacturing pioneer with more than a century's worth of experience, the Bosch name has become synonymous with engineering excellence. With 18,000 employees worldwide and 3,500 in North America, the Robert Bosch Tool Corporation is a world leader in the design, manufacture and sale of power tools, rotary and oscillating tools, accessories, laser and optical leveling and range finding tools, and garden and watering equipment.
CONTACT: Linda Mueller, SKIL Marketing, (224) 232-2991, Linda.Mueller@us.bosch.com; Kelly Karcz, JSH&A Communications, (630) 932-9316, Kelly@jsha.com.
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