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Hits & Misses on the Milwaukee High Capacity 56" 18-Drawer Tool Chest and Cabinet Combo

Hits & Misses on the Milwaukee High Capacity 56″ 18-Drawer Tool Chest and Cabinet Combo

The Best Toolbox? The Home Depot has a large selection of tool chests and cabinets that are all very similar and from different brands.  Milwaukee has changed the market slightly with the first introduction of the standard 46″ toolbox, followed by a high capacity version of that same 46″ that was quickly discontinued for no […]

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RIDGID 18-Volt OCTANE 3-1/4" Hand Planer Review R8481B

RIDGID 18-Volt OCTANE 3-1/4″ Hand Planer Review R8481B

OCTANE Hand Planer The new RIDGID OCTANE tools are bringing some serious power.  The new RIDGID 18-Volt OCTANE 3-1/4″ Hand Planer, model R8481B, is on par with the top of the line corded performance.  We were very impressed with the performance of this 18-volt hand planer while working with hardwood. While we are not hand […]

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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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RIDGID OCTANE 18v Brushless One Handed Reciprocating Saw Review R86448

RIDGID OCTANE 18v Brushless One Handed Reciprocating Saw Review R86448

Professional OCTANE We see RIDGID on a lot of jobsites in our area and we expect to see much more of them with the release of the OCTANE line.  The OCTANE tools are a huge step up in performance and many seem to be built to a better standard.  The new RIDGID OCTANE 18v Brushless […]

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RIDGID OCTANE Brushless 4-1/2" Angle Grinder Review R86042B

RIDGID OCTANE Brushless 4-1/2″ Angle Grinder Review R86042B #ridgidtools

OCTANE is REAL! The new Ridgid OCTANE tools combine with the OCTANE batteries have been proving that the tools will be a force to be reckoned with.  Is this a small showing of what the future holds for all tools or is TTI taking the Ridgid platform to a new Pro-User level?  However this will […]

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Metabo HPT G3612DA 36V Multi-Volt 4-1/2" Brushless Angle Grinder | Battery or AC

Metabo HPT G3612DA 36V Multi-Volt 4-1/2″ Brushless Angle Grinder | Battery or AC

Battery or AC Power The Metabo HPT G3612DA Mult Volt 4-1/2″ brushless angle grinder gives users what they have always wanted.  This grinder is very powerful and can give you that power in a corded form or allows you to attach a battery and leave the shop to complete work without a cord.  While the […]

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RIDGID 18-Volt LED Mat Light Review | R8694520B | Must-Have For Car Guys

RIDGID 18-Volt LED Mat Light Review | R8694520B | Must-Have For Car Guys

Must-Have LED Light Purchasing the right LED light that is best for your working situation can be a tough task.  Searching on the internet can take you in many directions that can sometimes be frustrating.  Looking at boxes in the store don’t help much either!  The  RIDGID 18-Volt LED Mat Light is not going to jump […]

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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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