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Summit Racing SUM-G1055 | ATD 12503 1/2" Drive 20-150 ft.-lb. Torque Wrench Review

Summit Racing SUM-G1055 | ATD 12503 1/2″ Drive 20-150 ft.-lb. Torque Wrench Review

Right Torque Wrench If you do a lot of automotive work, on single torque wrench you most likely own multiple torque wrenches for different jobs.  That goes the same for tools that one would take with them when they travel and fix things on the road.  In our case, we do a lot of traveling […]

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Hitachi DV18DBL2 1/2" Drill vs Dewalt DCD996 vs Milwaukee 2704-20 | Brushless Drill Battle

Hitachi DV18DBL2 1/2″ Drill vs Dewalt DCD996 vs Milwaukee 2704-20 | Brushless Drill Battle

Most Powerfull Drills When looking for a new battery operated 1/2″ drill, is power all that one should be concerned with?  The obvious answer is No, right?  Power is a key component of a good drill, but that also includes safety features, like a side handle, comfort, battery life and thermal protection.  Our testing in our […]

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Amazon Extra Long Box End Ratchet Wrenches | Orion Motor Tech Vs Tekton

Amazon Extra Long Box End Ratchet Wrenches | Orion Motor Tech Vs Tekton

Off-Brand Tools A recent package of Orion Motor Tech 5 piece Combination Extra Long Box End Ratchet Wrench Set started us talking about how much one is willing to spend on tools you do not use much.  Personally, I grab on to a ratchet wrench more than Jeff, but extra long box end ratchet wrenches […]

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Edge Pro Professional 4 Knife Sharpening System

Dull is Dangerous Whether you are cutting veggies int he kitchen for your favorite meal, widdling on a piece of wood, or chiseling hand cut dovetails you rely on the cutting edge to do the job. A dull knife, chisel, or any other cutting tool is dangerous. While a dull cutting edge is unpredictable and […]

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Milwaukee Tool Making Mechanics Tools? & New Hand Tools

Socket Sets Coming? Milwaukee Tool teased us with a small socket and ratchet set that could grow into a mechanics tool set with a lifetime warranty.  While we cannot confirm mechanics tools sets will be here anytime soon, we fully believe that full blown mechanics tools sets will be announced this summer.  The current sockets available […]

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Kobalt Hand Tools From Lowe’s Under $30

Kobalt Gift Ideas Buying a gift for a gift exchange is one of the more frustration shopping trips we go on through out the year.  There is always a low limit on what can be spent.  Many people seem to have the knack to get great gifts, but for us, it is impossible.  If you […]

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Shop Tip: Flush Cut Dowels with a Chisel Dowel

Flush & Smooth! Many woodworking joints can be made stronger with dowels.  In many cases, these dowels as to the decor of the project, but the dowels need to be flush cut with the surface to look good.  This process can be intimidation as you risk cutting into your perfect work piece with the saw or chisel […]

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Empire Level UltraView LED Box Level Review

LED Levels Empire Level has new e95 UltraView LED Box Levels the have a great balance of light in the vials to make them easier to read in all light situations.  The first thing that we noticed was how comfortable these were to use in both daylight and no light situations.  Not many people will be […]

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New Dewalt Pocket & Utility Knives

Durable, Folding, Retractable, Cool Dewalt has released a few new version of their pocket and utility knives.  Both sets are pretty comfortable and built with decent quality.  The pocket knives have a high carbon stainless steel but with all the marketing around the blade material, you never know how high of quality you are buying […]

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New Tekton Ratcheting Wrench Sets

New Ratcheting Wrenches Tekton came out with a new line of ratcheting wrenches that have a machined gearing system for more precision.  With the teeth of the gear are cut, not press formed, there is g a crisp, precise profile that fully engages with the pawls and can’t skip or slip under stress.  They did not […]

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Klein Tools 6-Piece Heavy-Duty Nut Driver Set Review – 635-6

Electrician’s Nut Drivers Flat out, Klein is loved by Electricians and tradesmen through out.  Klein Tools has a new set of nut drivers that will appeal to that crowd and is sure to be a hit.  These nut drivers are built well and feature a through handle hollow shaft that will allow these to be […]

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Milwaukee Metric Adjustable Wrenches

Milwaukee Tool Adjustable Wrench Milwaukee Tool keeps bring more hand tools to the market and it does look like they have plans of stopping.   This new line of adjustable wrenches, including 5 standard wrenches and 1 wide jaw wrench adds to a long list of hand tools now offered.  We might joke about a metric […]

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