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The Good Bad & Ugly - Skilsaw Worm Drive 12" Miter Saw SPT88-01

The Good Bad & Ugly – Skilsaw Worm Drive 12″ Miter Saw SPT88-01

  Skilsaw SPT88-01 Worth It? We were very excited to get the new Skilsaw SPT88-01 Worm Drive Dual Bevel 12″ Sliding Miter Saw in our shop to put it through the paces. We were incredibly disappointed once we pulled out our square and worked to tune the saw up for use. Flat out, this saw […]

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RYOBI P263 18-Volt 3/8" Impact Wrench 3-Speed With 150 ft-lbs

RYOBI P263 18-Volt 3/8″ Impact Wrench 3-Speed With 150 ft-lbs

Ryobi Adds New Impact Wrench Ryobi tool fans have another impact wrench to choose from in the ever-growing Ryobi line of 18-volt tools.  The new Ryobi model P263 is a brushed 3-speed 3/8″ impact wrench that is rated at 150 ft-lbs.  The tool weighs in at 2.6 pounds and is fairly small.  It will retail […]

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DEWALT DCL074 Tool Connect 20V LED Work Light Vs Milwaukee M18 Radius LED Site Light 2146-20

DEWALT DCL074 Tool Connect 20V LED Work Light Vs Milwaukee M18 Radius LED Site Light 2146-20

LED Jobsite Lights Both Milwaukee and DEWALT have been putting a ton of effort into jobsite lighting.  Milwaukee seems to offer more lights overall and some with more options like the 2146-20 Compact Site light that is a hybrid light that can run from a battery or corded power.  The Dewalt DCL074 is battery powered […]

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Metabo HPT MultiVolt 36-Volt 7-1/4-in Circular Saw Corded And Cordless Review C3607DAQ4 Framing Saw

Metabo HPT MultiVolt 36-Volt 7-1/4-in Circular Saw Corded And Cordless Review C3607DAQ4 Framing Saw

Corded & Cordless Circular Saw On a recent trip to New York City, we had the opportunity to visit a few large construction sites to look at the tools that each company was investing in.  We were slightly surprised to see all corded circular saws, actually, every saw was corded on those jobsites.  The only […]

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RIDGID OCTANE 18v Brushless One Handed Reciprocating Saw Review R86448

RIDGID OCTANE 18v Brushless One Handed Reciprocating Saw Review R86448

Professional OCTANE We see RIDGID on a lot of jobsites in our area and we expect to see much more of them with the release of the OCTANE line.  The OCTANE tools are a huge step up in performance and many seem to be built to a better standard.  The new RIDGID OCTANE 18v Brushless […]

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Ridgid 18-Volt Butane Heat Gun Review R860434B

Ridgid 18-Volt Butane Heat Gun Review R860434B

Instant Heat Ridgid has been continuing to push out new and innovative tools that in many ways beat the current competitors on the market.  The Ridgid 18-Volt Butane Heat Gun, Model R860434B, is one tool that has excellent performance in an affordable package.  Heat guns are used on so many applications that being able to be […]

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Summit Racing Grease Gun and Grease Gun Holder Pro Packs With Bearing Packer

Summit Racing Grease Gun and Grease Gun Holder Pro Packs With Bearing Packer

Grease Gun Wall Mount Great things can come in packages!  We needed a new portable grease gun for the shop and short trips and we gave a Summit Racing Grease Gun Pro Pack and try and it came with some cool items.  The kit included a Legacy Grease Gun, a Grease Gun Caddy wall mount […]

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RIDGID OCTANE Brushless 18-Volt 7" Grinder Review | Dual Battery R88040B

RIDGID OCTANE Brushless 18-Volt 7″ Grinder Review | Dual Battery R88040B

Dual Battery Power The battery operated tool world has a new large tool that should be respected.  The Ridgid Octane Brushless 18V 7″ Grinder is being released after the new RIDGID OCTANE 4.5″ 18-volt grinder.  This tools is designed to run off OCTANE batteries, either one or two, but will also run off two standard […]

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Construction Proof - METABO HPT Multivolt 36V Brushless 1/2" Impact Wrench IP56 Rated

Construction Proof – METABO HPT Multivolt 36V Brushless 1/2″ Impact Wrench IP56 Rated

Construction Rated Two car guys checking out the new Metabo HPT Multivolt 36V Brushless 1/2″ Impact Wrench might not be the perfect fit.  While we love the features of the impact wrench, we really feel this tool was built for the construction industry.  It is not that the tool will not do automotive work, cause it […]

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Bosch GAS20-17A 17-Gallon 300-CFM HEPA Dust Extractor Table 1 Compliant

Bosch GAS20-17A 17-Gallon 300-CFM HEPA Dust Extractor Table 1 Compliant

Table 1 Compliance The New Bosch 300-CFM Dust Extractor was designed for high-performance dust extraction in heavy-duty concrete construction applications such as concrete cutting and surface grinding.  In our case, we put this dust extractor to the test while grinding away epoxy from a garage floor and prepping for new epoxy.  The Bosch dust extractor has […]

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METABO HPT 36-Volt MultiVolt Cordless Brushless Reciprocating Saw Review CR36DAQ4M

METABO HPT 36-Volt MultiVolt Cordless Brushless Reciprocating Saw Review CR36DAQ4M

METABO HPT CR36DAQ4M Metabo HPT (formerly Hitachi Power Tools) now has the first cordless and corded solution for anyone looking for versatility in power sources.  MultiVolt batteries work on all the Metabo HPT 36-volt tools, but also works on all 18-volt Hitachi tools.  Metabo HPT batteries use 21700 cells and are 2P so they are not […]

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DEWALT 20-Volt Propane Radiant Heater DXH12B with Fan, LED Light & USB Charging Ports

Ultimate Heater The ultimate in cordless portable heaters that can work indoors was made better with DEWALT.  The new DEWALT Propane Radiant Heater has more options because of the addition of it being able to take a DEWALT 20-volt or FelxVolt battery.  While the heater can be used without a battery, with a battery installed […]

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