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Hitachi NR1890DR 3-1/2″ 18V Cordless Plastic Strip Framing Nailer Review

Hitachi NR1890DR 3-1/2″ 18V Cordless Plastic Strip Framing Nailer Review

Ditch The Hose Cordless, Gasless framing nailers are on the market today, but many of them lack power and runtime.  Hitachi claims their new version will have all the power needed to drive 3-1/2” nails into even the toughest of engineered lumber.  We can tell you from our use that it can drive those large nails […]

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Cedar and Steel Chalk Board Frames | Build Video

Cedar and Steel Chalk Board Frames | Build Video

Chalk Board Frames The same client we made the cedar and steel tables for are back again! They purchased a couple chalk board slabs from an old school and they want a matching frame. The clients establishment has a theme and decor that would remind you of an urban city. Exposed I-beams, concrete floors, man-hole […]

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New Bosch Recip Saw with Bosch CORE18V 6.3 Ah Battery – GSA18V-125N

Core18v Power So we keep hearing about new battery and tools coming out from Bosch Power Tools that are optimized for the CORE18V battery technology.  Most of us have listened and wondered what separated the Bosch Power Tool battery platform from the other brands.  Well, a look inside the battery gives us a little light […]

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Prove It! – Hitachi Palm Nailer vs 3.5″ Framing Nails

Palm Sized Power The new Hitachi 3-1/2″ palm nailer – NH90AB – is a very small palm sized nailer that really packs a punch.  This tool was designed to working small or confined areas.  For contractors, installing joist hangers and metal connectors in confined spaces will be an easier task.  Since the tool is so […]

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Woodpecker’s Precision Framing Square

Woodpeckers Tools If you are a woodworker with access to the internet, you are most likely aware of Woodpeckers and the incredibly high quality products they produce. If you are not, we highly encourage you to check them out. They are one of our favorite companies just due to the face that the tools and […]

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Pocket Hole Drill & Impact Drivers – Makita 12 volt max Review

Makita 12v Max Kit LCT209W When we have people visit our shop they often ask us “Why do you need 3 sets of drills/driver?” and “Why do you have a 12v when you have two other 18v kits?”  The answer is simple!  Each drill driver kit was purchased for a reason, we started out purchasing the 18v kit […]

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Dewalt DCN660D1 20V 16ga Cordless Finish Nailer Review

Fast Finish Nailer Dewalt has added another cordless nailer to their growing line of 20 volt max tools.  The DCN660 is a 16 gauge finish nailer that is very close to the speed of a pneumatic nailer.  This finish nailer has two switchable modes for sequential and bump feeds.  The bump feed allows you to […]

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DeWalt DCN692M1 20V Framing Nailer Review

XR Brushless Framing Nailer Dewalt’s DCN692 is a gas-free, dual-speed, cordless framing nailer. This 20V Max can pound close to 700 framing nailes per battery with the XR 4.0 Ah (Extreme Runtime) battery.  The Dewalt framing nailer does this gas-free, meaning the only thing you ever need to do is provide a charged battery and nails. This is […]

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Dewalt 20V Cordless Sliding Miter Saw Review

7-1/4″ Cordless Sliding Miter Saw When Dewalt announced the release of the new 20 volt cordless miter saw we were very excited.  Thoughts of professional uses and workshop chores were the first thing on our mind.  After using the saw for a few large projects, I am very impressed with the power and run time. […]

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