Maxim Hurwicz began seriously inventing decades ago,. The first product to make it to market was the D’Addario TunerUp, a guitar tuning device.
Following that Maxim spent ten years developing an innovative circuit breaker locator. After many false starts, Ryobi licensed the patent rights and produced what they called the Power Tracer.
In there somewhere the Gum Popper was created. It is a specialty tool for opening blister packs of nicotine gum.
The most recent new product is the Adfors ScreenZip screen trimming tool. It make sit easy to trim material when replacing damaged window screens.
Maxim holding a ScreenZip the day it hit Home Depot shelves!