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Pressure Washer Maintenance & Storage With Horizontal Pump Oil Change

Pressure Washer Maintenance & Storage With Horizontal Pump Oil Change

Pressure Washer Maintenance Maintaining and properly storing your pressure washer is very simple, inexpensive and the key to a long-lasting pressure washer.  Just like the fluids in your automobile, pressure washers need similar maintenance.  The oils in the engine and pump can only protect for so long.  In the video above we show how to maintain […]

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Ridgid 18V GenX5 Octane Hammer Drill with 1300 in-lbs Vs Milwaukee 2804-20 with 1200 in-lbs

Ridgid 18V GenX5 Octane Hammer Drill with 1300 in-lbs Vs Milwaukee 2804-20 with 1200 in-lbs

Who Is The Top Dog? The war for the best battery operated tool is full on.  Each company is trying to top the other with specifications that push their tool above others.  Specifically, in the hammer drill segment, the torque war is intense.  Ridgid now has for sale the new 18V GenX5 Brushless Octane Hammer Drill, Model […]

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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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SKIL PWRCore 12 Brushless 12-Volt 1/2" Drill Driver With PWRJump Battery Charger Model DL529002 Review

SKIL PWRCore 12 Brushless 12-Volt 1/2″ Drill Driver With PWRJump Battery Charger Model DL529002 Review

SKIL PWRCore Tools SKIL has been a major brand in the DIY market and has been purchased by a new company that has plans to turn SKIL into a powerful brand in the DIY market.  This new power will come from the PWRCore 12 batteries that are currently available in 2.0 and 4.0 Ah.  These […]

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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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Ryobi 18-Volt Brushless Jigsaw Review Model P524

Ryobi 18-Volt Brushless Jigsaw Review Model P524

Ryobi Brushless Jigsaw The Ryobi 18-Volt Brushless Jigsaw Review ( Model P524 ) is currently available at The Home Depot.  If you are in the Ryobi 18-volt battery line, this is a nice upgraded tool that will get more power from the Ryobi HP batteries that are currently available in 6.0 and 9.0 Ah. There […]

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Ryobi 18-Volt 15K BTU Hybrid Forced Air Propane Heater Review P3180

Ryobi 18-Volt 15K BTU Hybrid Forced Air Propane Heater Review P3180

Small Space Heater The Ryobi 18-Volt 15K BTU Hybrid Forced Air Propane Heater was designed to heat in smaller areas and does not have the airflow from the fan that some might expect.  For a small heater like this, the lack of a strong fan allows it to be used in smaller areas without a risk […]

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NEW Milwaukee Must-Have Additions to Personal Lighting Flashlight Rover #LightTheSite

NEW Milwaukee Must-Have Additions to Personal Lighting Flashlight Rover #LightTheSite

Milwaukee TrueView As winter sets in and we brace for shorter days, personal lighting will be used more and more.  For us who are aging, it seems that a good flashlight needs to be within reach anytime we are working.  We might go against the norms, but we are always out looking for a solid work, hunting […]

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DEWALT 12-Volt 20-Volt DCR010 Jobsite Bluetooth Speaker Review

DEWALT 12-Volt 20-Volt DCR010 Jobsite Bluetooth Speaker Review

Stream & Charge Enjoy working while you stream your favorite music and charge your phone with the new DEWALT 12V/20V MAX Jobsite Bluetooth Speaker.  The DEWALT Bluetooth Speaker will fully function with 12-Volt, 20-Volt, or DEWALT FLEXVOLT batteries and also comes with an AC power cord so it can be used corded.  The cord plugs […]

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Awesome Werner Ladder Multi-Position Fiberglass Pro 5-in-1 Perfect Size Ladder

Awesome Werner Ladder Multi-Position Fiberglass Pro 5-in-1 Perfect Size Ladder

Fiberglass Pro Ladder Most popular multi-purpose ladders are made from aluminum and are very heavy.  Werner has created a line of fiberglass multi-purpose ladders called the Fiberglass Pro line.  The Fiberglass Pro Multi-Purpose ladders are a 5-in-1 design that provides excellent stability and reduces the need to bring and move multiple ladders to the jobsite.  The […]

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Ridgid Octane 18-Volt Brushless Gen5X Jigsaw R8832 Review

Ridgid Octane 18-Volt Brushless Gen5X Jigsaw R8832 Review

Gen5X Jigsaw The highly anticipated Ridgid Octane 18-Volt Brushless Gen5X Jigsaw ( Model R8832 ) is starting to be released.  If you are in the Ridgid 18-volt battery line, this is an awesome tool that has the Octane communication system to get more power from the Ridgid Octane batteries that are currently available in 6.0 and […]

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