A few days ago I wrote about the Robertson Screwdriver.
Although some of my research led me to believe the Robertson was starting to make an appearance in the United States, most actual Americans who read my blog had never heard of it.
I promised a follow up with pictures. And since pictures speak a thousand words, allow me to steal some from the internet.
Here is a set of “Robbies”. Note the Mastercraft logo. This is Canadian Tire’s store brand. They come with a lifetime warranty:
And here is a closeup of the tips:
The best part about the Robertson is this: when you’re standing on a ladder holding something in place with one hand, you can already have the screw loaded on your drill bit and it is unlikely to fall off. Try that with a Phillips.