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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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Construction Proof - METABO HPT Multivolt 36V Brushless 1/2" Impact Wrench IP56 Rated

Construction Proof – METABO HPT Multivolt 36V Brushless 1/2″ Impact Wrench IP56 Rated

Construction Rated Two car guys checking out the new Metabo HPT Multivolt 36V Brushless 1/2″ Impact Wrench might not be the perfect fit.  While we love the features of the impact wrench, we really feel this tool was built for the construction industry.  It is not that the tool will not do automotive work, cause it […]

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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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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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Hitachi CR18DBL Brushless 18 Volt LVH Reciprocating Saw Review

Hitachi CR18DBL Brushless 18 Volt LVH Reciprocating Saw Review

Low Vibration The Hitachi CR18DBL Brushless 18 Volt LVH Reciprocating Saw has a lot of features that the professional user will demand.  Vibration and comfort when using a reciprocating saw are very important to users and Hitachi has included a LVH (Low Vibration Handle).  This handle allows users to use the saw for long periods of […]

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Hitachi C18DBALP4 18-Volt Brushless 6-1/2" Deep Cut Circular Saw Review

Hitachi C18DBALP4 18-Volt Brushless 6-1/2″ Deep Cut Circular Saw Review

Deep Cut! Hitachi’s C18DBALP4 18-Volt BrushleLithium-IonIon 6-1/2″ Deep Cut Circular Saw will cut deeper than the current Dewalt FlexVolt 7-1/4″ blade left circular saw.  YES, this small and lightweight 6-1/2″ circular saw is capable of a 2-19/32″ cutting depth making it one of the deepest cutting cordless circular saws on the market with a similar […]

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New Hitachi/Metabo DS18DBFL2 18-Volt Brushless 1/2" Drill Driver Vs Milwaukee Vs Dewalt

New Hitachi/Metabo DS18DBFL2 18-Volt Brushless 1/2″ Drill Driver Vs Milwaukee Vs Dewalt

Hitachi Compact Drill Hitachi, or soon to be called Metabo HPT, is out to prove that bigger is not always better.  The new Hitachi DS18DBFL2 18-Volt Brushless 1/2″ Drill Driver comes in a kit with two compact 3.0Ah 18-volt batteries that really helped to keep this drill on the top of the pack in our […]

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NEW Hitachi EC28M Ultra-Quiet 1 Gallon Air Compressor Review

NEW Hitachi EC28M Ultra-Quiet 1 Gallon Air Compressor Review

Quiet Trim Compressor Hitachi states that the EC28M is a quiet compressor.  We feel that is an understatement!  Hitachi uses an industrial oil-free pump for high durability with a maintenance-free operation.  The air compressor is very portable with a nice rubber carry handle and weighing 25.2 lbs.  The steel roll cage protects the gauges and the front […]

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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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Hitachi DV18DBL2 1/2" Drill vs Dewalt DCD996 vs Milwaukee 2704-20 | Brushless Drill Battle

Hitachi DV18DBL2 1/2″ Drill vs Dewalt DCD996 vs Milwaukee 2704-20 | Brushless Drill Battle

Most Powerfull Drills When looking for a new battery operated 1/2″ drill, is power all that one should be concerned with?  The obvious answer is No, right?  Power is a key component of a good drill, but that also includes safety features, like a side handle, comfort, battery life and thermal protection.  Our testing in our […]

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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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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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