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Milwaukee M18 Cordless 5-3/8″ Metal Saw

M18 Metal Circular Saw The Milwaukee 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 2682, has a 4-Pole Frameless Motor specifically designed for metal cutting.  Milwaukee claims this saw will make over 200 cuts of 3/4″ EMT on a single […]

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Bosch 18 Volt Reciprocating Saw Review- CRS180K

Cordless Reciprocating Saw In recent years cordless reciprocating saws have started to have the power of their corded relatives and they have been huge in the construction industry.  When looking at these types of saws, I evaluate ergonomics, power, vibration dampening, and battery life to see if the saw is up to the task of being […]

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Ryobi One+ 18v Ultimate Combo Kit

Ryobi 6 Tool Lithium Ion Kit Looking for an affordable combo kit that has just about everything?  This “Ultimate” kit is a do-it-yourselfer’s dream full of Ryobi of 18 volt lithium-ion tools. The kit includes the Ryobi One+ reciprocating saw, impact driver, circular saw, drill, multi-tool, work light, single battery charger and two compact lithium ion […]

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Milwaukee Sawzall

Milwaukee 2621 M18 Sawzall Review

Updated Brushed Reciprocating Saw Milwaukee updated their M18 cordless Sawzall reciprocating saw this past year.  The new model, 2621, replaces model 2620, and has some new updated features and capabilities.  Milwaukee also has a FUEL sawzall that has a brushless motor, so it is nice to see them update and refine the brushed model.  Working to make this saw […]

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Dewalt air compressor

DeWALT 4.5 Gallon 200 Max PSI Air Compressor

D55146 Oil free 1.6 HP Compressor The DeWALT D155146 Portable Air Compressor has a maximum 200 psi with a 4.5 gallon tank. What makes this DeWALT air compressor really stand out is its very low 78dB noise level. The metal stand and console panel surrounds two large gauges,  two couplers and a regulator so this unit can travel well […]

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Ridgid Gen5x Recip Saw

RIDGID Gen5X Reciprocating Saw R8642

Gen5X Reciprocating Saw When Ridgid introduced the next generation Gen5X  combo kit, I was excited to get my hands on the reciprocating saw. Ridgid talked up the Gen5X permanent magnet motors saying they have great power, performance and runtime. The nice part about the kit is that the batteries are 4.0 amp hour Lithium-Ion batteries that can […]

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Ridgid Gen5X 18V Hammer Drill Review

Ridgid Hammer Drill – R8611503 Ridgid’s Gen5X hammer drill is the new line of permanent magnet motor tools.  Ridgid has made some bold statements with power concerning these tools and we have put them to the test.  There are few hammer Drills on the market with the power Ridgid claims to have, so this gives them […]

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Milwaukee Compact Brushless Drills

Milwaukee’s New Compact M18 Brushless Drills

M18 Compact Brushless Drill Milwaukee introduced a new line of M18 tools that are brushless, but not carrying the FUEL name.  This 18 volt line by Milwaukee Tools comes with the same Red Lithium batteries and has the same Red Link protection as the other FUEL drills.  While these drills do not carry the FUEL name, they […]

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Ridgid Gen5X 18V Cordless Impact Driver R86035

Gen5X 3 Speed Impact Driver There is a massive market of impact drivers available to consumers and the Ridgid Gen5X separates itself by offering some great power (2,000 in-lbs torque) along with 3 speed settings for adjustable power. Three speed settings give you a range of power to complete small tasks right on up to […]

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Milwaukee M18 & M12 Rapid Charging Station

Fastest charging solution in the industry! Ability to Charge 6 Packs 4X Faster With the surge in battery tool performance equaling or exceeding corded tools, industry is moving to ways to charge batteries faster to keep production moving.  Some brands are doing multiple battery chargers, others are going to a wireless or inductive charge.  Milwaukee’s […]

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