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The Good Bad & Ugly - Skilsaw Worm Drive 12" Miter Saw SPT88-01

The Good Bad & Ugly – Skilsaw Worm Drive 12″ Miter Saw SPT88-01

  Skilsaw SPT88-01 Worth It? We were very excited to get the new Skilsaw SPT88-01 Worm Drive Dual Bevel 12″ Sliding Miter Saw in our shop to put it through the paces. We were incredibly disappointed once we pulled out our square and worked to tune the saw up for use. Flat out, this saw […]

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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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New Bosch CORE18V 4.0 Ah Battery Pack with 21700 Cells GBA18V40

New Bosch CORE18V 4.0 Ah Battery Pack with 21700 Cells GBA18V40

Bosch CORE18V 4.0 Ah New Bosch Power Tools that are optimized for the CORE18V battery technology keep coming, but Bosch Power Tools only offers on CORE18V battery pack, up until now.  Bosch Power Tools will release the new CORE18V 4.0 Ah battery pack in October at Lowes Home Improvement store.  Do not confuse this 4.0 […]

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New GEN 2 Milwaukee M18 Fuel 7-1/4" Circular Saw Review with 12.0Ah Battery 2732-21HD

New GEN 2 Milwaukee M18 Fuel 7-1/4″ Circular Saw Review with 12.0Ah Battery 2732-21HD

All Day Jobsite Saw Milwaukee Tool introduced the new GEN 2 Milwaukee M18 Fuel 7-1/4″ Circular Saw with 12.0Ah Battery, model 2732-21HD this past July and priced it at $399.  The Gen 2 M18 7-1/4″ Circ Saw clearly has a larger brushless motor that provides 5,800RPM and per Milwaukee Tool, will make 750 cuts on a 2×4 […]

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Skilsaw SPT70V-11 Super Sawsquatch 16-5/16" Worm Drive Saw Review

Skilsaw SPT70V-11 Super Sawsquatch 16-5/16″ Worm Drive Saw Review

ONE BIG Circular Saw Skilsaw is advancing the Worm Drive line with the new 16-5/16″ Super Sawsquatch. This saw is currently the biggest worm drive saw that Skilsaw makes.  Calling this saw a beast does not do it justice.  Once you place the new Super Sawsquatch next to the 10″ Sawsquatch, you quickly can see that […]

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Hitachi RIPMAX C7UR 7-1/4" Pro Circular Saw Vs Skilsaw Sidewinder

Hitachi RIPMAX C7UR 7-1/4″ Pro Circular Saw Vs Skilsaw Sidewinder

Hitachi Cuts Faster Hitachi’s new RIPMAX C7UR 7-1/4″ circular saw is blade right and designed for power and speed.  Normally when we talk power and speed we are talking about blade left worm drive circular saws.  Hitachi claims the RIPMAX to be 40% faster than previous and competitive models in cutting speed.  There should be some […]

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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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DEWALT Flexvolt DCS577 60V Brushless 7-1/4″ Rear Handle Circular Saw Review

DEWALT Flexvolt DCS577 60V Brushless 7-1/4″ Rear Handle Circular Saw Review

#1 In Power! DEWALT call their new Flexvolt DCS577 60V Brushless 7-1/4″ Rear Handle Circular Saw a Worm Drive Style Saw.  DEWALT’s saw does not have worm drive gears, hence they call it a worm drive style.  We like to call this a rear handle, blade left saw. The blade is oriented to the left of the […]

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Cordless Tracksaw Comparison | Makita 36v vs Dewalt 60v Vs Festool 36v

Cordless Tracksaw Comparison | Makita 36v vs Dewalt 60v Vs Festool 36v

Which tracksaw should I buy? With many manufacturers getting into the game of tracksaws, it is hard to decide which one to purchase. To add even more confusion, the lithium-ion battery powered tracksaws are hitting the market and taking it by storm. There are many factors that should go into picking a tracksaw and we […]

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DEWALT DCS570 20V 7-1/4" Circular Saw with Blade Brake Review

DEWALT DCS570 20V 7-1/4″ Circular Saw with Blade Brake Review

FlexVolt’s Little Bro Dewalt added a new brushless 7-1/4″ circular saw to the 20 volt max lineup as part of a growing brushless tool selection.  Dewalt’s first brushless circular saw was the 60v Flexvolt the only runs on the new 60V batteries that can also be used on the 20V line.  The new DCS570 is directly […]

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Ryobi One+ Brushless (18v X2) 36 Volt 10" Sliding Miter Saw Review P3650B

Ryobi One+ Brushless (18v X2) 36 Volt 10″ Sliding Miter Saw Review P3650B

18 Plus 18= Ryobi 36V Miter Saw Ryobi announced a few months ago that they were releasing a dual-battery system starting with the Ryobi 18V One+ 10-Inch Miter Saw. This miter saw is latest addition to the One+, or One+One, lineup that connects the two batteries in series to create a 36V tool using two […]

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Makita 18V X2 Brushless Rear-Handle Circular Saw Review

Makita XSR01Z 18V X2 Brushless Rear-Handle Circular Saw Review

Battery Powered Worm Drive? Makita’s XSR01Z 18V X2 Brushless Rear-Handle Circular Saw is powered by two 18 volt Makita batteries, but it is not a worm drive saw. We mention that it is not a worm drive saw a few times in our YouTube video also.  The rear handle saw looks like a worm drive, feels like […]

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