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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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Build a Stout Bandsaw Resaw Fence From Scrap

Cut it in two! Resawing is an operation where you split your material in two pieces. It is typically cut right down the middle but not always, you can have a larger board and only need a small sliver of it. Resawing is a great way to make use of thicker material when you need thinner […]

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Evolution Power Tools RAGE 2 – 14″ Multi-Purpose Chop Saw Review

Chop Saw Beast Evolution RAGE 2 14 in. Multi-purpose Chop Saw is exactly what every chop saw should be.  The Evolution power Tools Rage 2 is capable of cutting steel, aluminum, wood with nails in and plastics all with the same blade. When cutting all of these materials, the RAGE 2 cuts cold, dry and quick.  The […]

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Dewalt 20V Max Brushless Deep Cut Band Saw Kit Review DCS374P2

5″ Wide 4-3/4″ Deep Portable band saws are an amazing asset for any type of service or construction work. The Dewalt DCS374P2 20v Max XR Deep Cut Band Saw boasts a 5” x 4-3/4” cut capacity to cut strut, pipe, angle iron, rectangular tubing and various other materials easily without a cord. The LED work light […]

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Dewalt 4.5″ DWE4222N Paddle Switch Angle Grinder with Brake Review

Dewalt – Perform & Protect Grinders of years ago were what we would consider throw away tools that would not last very long.  With many improvements to cooling and other items, Dewalt has been able to make grinders that last longer and are a bit safer to use than the previous generations.  The DWE4222N has […]

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Milwaukee M12 Cordless Sub-Compact Band Saw

Small and Portable The Milwaukee M12 Cordless Sub-compact Band saw is not a new tool, but it is a tool that many should take a look at if they do not already own one.  Over the last year, all the metal cuts in our shop are done on a band saw if we are able to. […]

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Grizzly G0555X 14” Extreme Bandsaw

Extreme Review The Grizzly Go555X extreme bandsaw is a 1-1/2 HP, nearly vibration free brandsaw with a sturdy storage base cabinet, built in accessories, and optional riser block kit.  Grizzly took their popular G0555 bandsaw and added some upgrades to create the G0555X.  The upgrades include a larger motor, a larger table, removing the stock […]

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Ridgid 14 Inch Band Saw – Model R474

Ridgid’s new band saw. Ridgid updated their band saw to model R474.  We took some time to use and review the new Ridgid Band Saw to see if model R474 was a good choice for people looking for a new band saw.  These large shop tools can be an expensive purchase and it’s smart to do […]

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