The Top Tools of the Trade competition, which is presented by T&D World and Utility Products, honors excellence in product innovation in the electric utility industry.
Congratulations to the following category winners for 2021:
- Lineman Tools: M18 FUEL ½-in. Mid-Torque Impact Wrench (2962P-22) by Milwaukee Tool
- Safety: Twistarp by TWISTARP
- Truck Equipment: MADI Pole Cradle & Outrigger Pad by MADI Innovative Lineman Tools
- Workwear: High-Performance Button Up Knit Shirt by Lakeland
- Climbing Gear: 400 lb. Approved Climbing Kits by Buckingham Manufacturing
To vote for the overall winner of the Top Tools of the Trade, cast your vote in this online poll. Voting ends at noon central time on Oct. 15, 2021. Votes from vendors will not be accepted. Voting is open to linemen and electric utility personnel only.
All qualified entrants are given the option to be entered to win (1) of (3) $50 Amazon gift cards.
The category winners will be recognized at a special awards ceremony at the Lineman's BBQ at 7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 15, and the overall winner will be announced at that time.
Congratulations to all the finalists and thank you to all the Lineman's Expo exhibitors who entered the 2021 Product of the Year competition.