Last updated: June 5, 2020

We looked at the top Riveters and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Riveter you should buy.

Product Details

In our analysis of 12 expert reviews, the MILWAUKEE ELECTRIC M12 Cordless Riveter placed 9th when we looked at the top 13 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

The M12 rivet tool is the first Cordless solution that delivers fast, easy riveting while maintaining performance, durability, and size. The 2550-20 can pull up to 3/16″ Stainless steel rivets, 450 1/8” steel rivets on one 1.5 a/Hr. Charge, and reduces muscle effort from a hand tool by over 60%. No compressors or hoses during set up and operation makes this tool a great replacement to pneumatic products. 2x longer life over current cordless solutions delivers greater durability From common jobsite conditions and use. This is the most compact cordless rivet tool on the market, measuring only 6.5” in length allowing users more access in tight spaces. The M12 rivet tool is part of the M12 Battery platform, offering 90+ Solutions on one battery system.

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

While this one is pretty compact, especially compared to other products currently on the market, there might be times when the smaller size of a hand tool could be advantageous.
The Milwaukee M12 Rivet Tool is a solid, well-made, pro grade tool. It’s fast and easy to use, even for rookies, and should speed up the riveting process in pretty much any work environment.
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