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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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RIDGID OCTANE Brushless 4-1/2" Angle Grinder Review R86042B

RIDGID OCTANE Brushless 4-1/2″ Angle Grinder Review R86042B #ridgidtools

OCTANE is REAL! The new Ridgid OCTANE tools combine with the OCTANE batteries have been proving that the tools will be a force to be reckoned with.  Is this a small showing of what the future holds for all tools or is TTI taking the Ridgid platform to a new Pro-User level?  However this will […]

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Metabo HPT G3612DA 36V Multi-Volt 4-1/2" Brushless Angle Grinder | Battery or AC

Metabo HPT G3612DA 36V Multi-Volt 4-1/2″ Brushless Angle Grinder | Battery or AC

Battery or AC Power The Metabo HPT G3612DA Mult Volt 4-1/2″ brushless angle grinder gives users what they have always wanted.  This grinder is very powerful and can give you that power in a corded form or allows you to attach a battery and leave the shop to complete work without a cord.  While the […]

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Dewalt DWE43244N Brushless 6" Angle Grinder with Brake Review

Dewalt DWE43244N Brushless 6″ Angle Grinder with Brake Review

6″ Brushless Angle Grinder If you do a lot of grinding or cutting with an angle grinder for long periods of time, you will have found that battery operated angle grinders are not going to provide the runtime you need.  That left your options limited to brushed models, until now.  Dewalt’s DWE43244N Brushless 6″ Angle Grinder […]

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Bosch GWS18V-45C 4.5" Angle Grinder vs DEWALT vs Milwaukee vs Hitachi

Bosch GWS18V-45C 4.5″ Angle Grinder vs DEWALT vs Milwaukee vs Hitachi

Best Angle Grinders How do we know what tool is better than another?  We use them and set up real-world tests to help you make your decisions!  In this article, we are looking at the new Bosch GWS18V-45C 4.5″ Angle Grinder and comparing it to the DEWALT, Milwaukee Tool, and Hitachi to see how it stacks […]

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Cedar and Steel Chalk Board Frames | Build Video

Cedar and Steel Chalk Board Frames | Build Video

Chalk Board Frames The same client we made the cedar and steel tables for are back again! They purchased a couple chalk board slabs from an old school and they want a matching frame. The clients establishment has a theme and decor that would remind you of an urban city. Exposed I-beams, concrete floors, man-hole […]

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Bosch GCB10-5 Deep Cut Band Saw Review | 4-3/4" Depth

Bosch GCB10-5 Deep Cut Band Saw Review | 4-3/4″ Depth

Corded Affordability The Bosch Power Tools GCB10-5 deep-cut band saw is a corded band saw that features a 10 Amp motor with variable-speed settings from 100 surface feet per minute up to 380 surface feet per minute.  The Bosch GCB10-5 has a cut capacity of 4-3/4″ and weighs only 14.5 pounds.  The LED light can […]

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Swag Off Road V4.0 Portaband Table For Milwaukee Saws | M18

Swag Off Road V4.0 Portaband Table For Milwaukee Saws | M18

Tool to the work-piece of work-piece to the tool? A portaband bandsaw is a perfect solution for the situations where your material is too big and cumbersome to bring to a piece of machinery. The idea is the user can bring the tool to the work piece and not struggle carrying the large object. They […]

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New Hitachi 18V Brushless 3-1/4" Portable Band Saw | Model CB18DBL

New Hitachi 18V Brushless 3-1/4″ Portable Band Saw | Model CB18DBL

Mid-Sized Portable Band Saw Portable band saws are not new, but companies keep finding ways to innovate these tools to make them better and better each year.  Any metal that can be cut on a band saw in our shop is because of the concentrated chip area.  The slow moving blade keeps the metal debris […]

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Wood & Metal Projects | Milwaukee M18 Fuel Mag Drill in the Shop 2787-22

Drilling holes in large metal material When tasked to drill holes in large metal objects, it can be tricky to get the right tool for the job. For the smaller and less frequent applications, one could use a standard drill and bit to get the job done. But if you are going to be doing […]

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Milwaukee M18 FUEL Metal Cutting Circular Saw Review – 2782-20

M18 Metal Circular Saw The Milwaukee FUEL M18 5-3/8″ Metal Saw is a compact and lightweight metal cutting saw designed for electrical, mechanical, plumbing, HVAC and general construction contractors. The M18 saw, model number 2782-20, has a Brushless PowerState Motor for longer battery life and more power.  Milwaukee claims this saw will make over 370 cuts of 3/4″ EMT on […]

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Hitachi G12VE 4-1/2″ AC Brushless Variable Speed Angle Grinder Review

Variable Speed Grinder Hitachi has been innovating corded AC brushless tools with an internal inverter circuit that regulates power.  That makes these tools ideal for construction because they can run at full power on a long extension cord or on a generator with an uneven power supply.  These tools have shown to have excellent quality […]

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