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Metabo HPT MultiVolt 36-Volt 7-1/4-in Circular Saw Corded And Cordless Review C3607DAQ4 Framing Saw

Metabo HPT MultiVolt 36-Volt 7-1/4-in Circular Saw Corded And Cordless Review C3607DAQ4 Framing Saw

Corded & Cordless Circular Saw On a recent trip to New York City, we had the opportunity to visit a few large construction sites to look at the tools that each company was investing in.  We were slightly surprised to see all corded circular saws, actually, every saw was corded on those jobsites.  The only […]

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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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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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New DEWALT Woodworking Tools - 20V MAX XR Brushless Jigsaw DCS334B Bare or DCS334M1 Kit

New DEWALT Woodworking Tools – 20V MAX XR Brushless Jigsaw DCS334B Bare or DCS334M1 Kit

DEWALT Woodworking Tools DEWALT is releasing 3 new 20V MAX XR tool designed for woodworkers and to be more compact than their current offerings.  The new line up consists of a Brushless 5-inch Random Orbit Sander, a 20V MAX XR Brushless Jigsaw, and a 20V MAX XR Brushless Router.  In the video above, we take […]

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Milwaukee M18 FUEL Jig Saw Review | 2737-21 with 5.0Ah Battery

Milwaukee M18 FUEL Jig Saw Review | 2737-21 with 5.0Ah Battery

M18 FUEL Jig Saw Jigsaws are a powerful tool to have in your workshop or your tool bag on the job site. Especially when the jigsaw is cordless and you have the freedom to do what you wish and not be tied down with a cord. They are a flexible tool that allows for quick […]

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Variable Router Jig | Woodpeckers OneTIME TOOL

Variable Router Jig | Woodpeckers OneTIME TOOL

Routers are versatile! There is no doubt that routers are an extremely versatile tool in the woodworking shop. They can complete simple edge profiling tasks to complicated joinery operations. With a quality router, some accessories and jigs, someone can do a large portion of a project with a router. Accessories are something that really separates a specific […]

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Ridgid R86044B Vs. Makita XTR01Z | Trim Router Battle Comparison

Ridgid R86044B Vs. Makita XTR01Z | Trim Router Battle Comparison

Which trim router is right for you? Before we get into the nitty-gritty details, we want to provide a little context to this battery power trim router comparison. We are not 100 percent sure there will be a clear winner in the end. We have both units in our professional woodworking shop and they each […]

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New Ryobi Brushless Impact Driver, Circular Saw, Angle Grinder & Recip Saw

New Ryobi Brushless Impact Driver, Circular Saw, Angle Grinder & Recip Saw

Ryobi Brushless P238, P423, P508 & P517 The new Ryobi Brushless impact driver, circular saw, angle grinder and reciprocating saw are a big hit due to the price for the average DIY person to get into brushless tools.  We took each of the Ryobi brushless tools and put them through their paces in our YouTube video!  Our […]

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Woodpeckers OneTIME Tool - Saddle T-Square

Woodpeckers OneTIME Tool – Saddle T-Square

Measuring and Joinery Layout Since the beginning of man, we have been creating and building things. Early measuring devices probably consisted of a stick or length of animal hair but as time has progressed, we are not at an age of remarkable tools. Whether you are building a bench for your porch out of 2×4’s […]

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Makita 36v Dual Slide Compound Miter Saw Review – XSL06Z

Makita 36v Dual Slide Compound Miter Saw – XSL06Z Finally! A cordless miter saw that has the power of a corded miter saw. The 36 volt XSL06Z from Makita fits that bill perfectly. We have long been waiting for a saw that can confidently be brought to the job-site and know that anything you run […]

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Woodpeckers Woodworking Rules

Layout and Joinery Any woodworker will eventually have to layout something on a piece of material or measure and mark joinery. Having a handful of the right tools will make these takes extremely easy and enjoyable. A simple hook rule, combination square, machinist square, and a quality straight edge are a must in a woodworking […]

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Milwaukee FUEL M18 7-1/4" Dual Bevel Sliding Compound Miter Saw Review | 2733-20

Milwaukee FUEL M18 7-1/4″ Dual Bevel Sliding Compound Miter Saw Review | 2733-20

Ultimate Portable Performance The Milwaukee M18 FUEL 7-1/4″ Dual Bevel Sliding Compound Miter Saw is the ultimate portable saw for professional carpenter and remodeler.  This saw has a 21-1/2″ table width and weighs in at 28 lbs with a 5.0 Ah battery.  Moving around buildings, even up and down residential stairways are easy because of the lightweight […]

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