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Woodworking Tool News - RoboReel


Woodworking Tool News - RoboReel


RoboReel is the world’s first extension cord reel worthy of being called a power tool.  Designed as an easy way to help keep an extension cord neat, safe and out of the way when not in use, this portable, motor driven power cord system delivers 50 feet of 12 gauge cord with a ‘smart’ three outlet receptacle ball on the end.  The revolutionary RoboReel features a rugged circular casing that can be placed virtually anywhere (including being mounted on the wall, ceiling, or on the back of your truck), rotates 360o for easy access to anything within a 100’diameter and with the touch of a button, turns on, off and retracts.  For added safety, RoboReel features redundant thermostats to prevent overheating and fire hazard, and features a 15-amp circuit breaker to protect those valuable tools!

RoboReel has these safe, durable and convenient features:

- Winds in fast and slows down to docking speed - all at the touch of a button - to prevent whipping action that can cause injury or damage.

- Will not retract when in use, and if the extension cord is ever stepped on or obstructed during its wind in, retraction will stop immediately.

- If extension cord is ever completely severed, power will shut off in less than a second to help prevent electrical injuries.

- Made of high impact plastic, RoboReel is oil, gas, chemical, and UV resistant.

- Is fully protected by a 4 year or 4,000 winds, whichever comes first, “bumper-to bumper” warranty.

Available for purchase now on

You can check out a short video here (you can start at the :57 mark) to get a feel for it, and check out the features in more detail here.

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