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Hitachi G12VE 4-1/2″ AC Brushless Variable Speed Angle Grinder Review

Variable Speed Grinder Hitachi has been innovating corded AC brushless tools with an internal inverter circuit that regulates power.  That makes these tools ideal for construction because they can run at full power on a long extension cord or on a generator with an uneven power supply.  These tools have shown to have excellent quality […]

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Hitachi C10RJ 10″ 15-Amp Jobsite Table Saw with 35″ Rip Capacity and Fold and Roll Stand

35″ Rip Capacity Hitachi Power Tools introduced their new C10RJ 10-inch jobsite table saw with 35″ rip capacity and fold and roll stand design.  Hitachi advertises this saw for ripping, cross cutting, and up to 13/16″ dado cuts in hardwood.  We found this saw to have the power, but also the safety and quality features one […]

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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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Hitachi C12RSH2 12-Inch Dual Bevel Sliding Compound Miter Saw Review

Zero Clearance The new Hitachi C12RSH2 sliding dual compound miter saw is equipped with a compact slide system that reduces the clearance needed when mounting this saw to a workbench. The system works with a fixed rail that allows the saw head to glide independent of the base.   The slide system is very solid and makes […]

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Kobalt 24 volt MAX Reciprocating Saw Review – KRS 1824B-03

24 volt MAX power! When someone pulls out a reciprocating saw, they are usually taking on a tasks that requires some power. Kobalts Reciprocating saw is powered by their 24 volt max battery platform. This is a wonderful combo to give the user more power and runtime. Whether the job is a quick pruning on your […]

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Hitachi NT1850DE 18 Gauge Cordless Brad Nailer Review, 5/8″ to 2″ NT1850DE

Smooth Brad Nailer Hitachi’s new Brushless 18 gauge cordless brad nailer (NT1850DE) delivers more power with a reduced weight.  Size and weight of battery operated nailers is what has kept them from taking over the market in this category, leaving pneumatic nails still in the game. The Hitachi NT1850DE 18V lithium-ion brad nailer is designed to drive 18 […]

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Hitachi DH26PF 1″ SDS Plus Rotary Hammer Review

Major Upgrades Hitachi Power Tools new SDS Plus 1″ Rotary Hammers, model DH26PF, is ideal tools for drilling holes for anchors, drilling concrete for trade installations and small chipping jobs. These new models are more ergonomic, deliver higher durability and also achieve faster drilling speed. Hitachi used some similar features from their larger hammer line. […]

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Hitachi 18V Brushless Triple Hammer Impact Driver Review WH18DBDL2

Speed, Power & Finesse Hitachi introduced an industry first triple hammer impact driver that is very compact and more powerful than many others on the market.  Hitachi claims the triple hammer impact driver will tighten to 1,832 in-lbs of torque (152 ft-lbs of torque).  If you think about that, this tool will tighten 60 pounds tighter […]

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Kobalt 1/2″ 24 volt MAX Drill Driver Review

Perfect for Heavy-Duty Tasks If you are a contractor, installer, or someone that has to take on heavy-duty tasks on a frequent basis, the 24 volt max drill driver from Kobalt is a great solution. The heavy duty unit packs plenty of power to drill those large holes or drive the beefy fasteners that are […]

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Hitachi Compressor and 18 Gauge Brad Nailer Combo Kit Review

Turn-key brad nail setup If you are someone that doesn’t have a brad nail setup, brad nailer, or a compressor, Hitachi has a kit that is worth looking at. We are a big fan of kits that allow the user to purchase multiple tools at a single time. The Hitachi kit is no exception. This […]

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Milwaukee M18 FUEL 18 Volt 15 Gauge Angled Finish Nailer Review – 2743-20

Pneumatic Replacement? Is the Milwaukee M18 fuel 15 gauge nailer, model 2743-20, up to the task, or meant to replace pneumatic nailers on the jobsite?  That is the question we plan to answer for you through our testing. The internal system use by Milwaukee Tool is a ready to fire system with zero ramp up time. […]

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Hitachi DH-52MEY Brushless SDS Max Rotary Hammer with User Vibration Protection 2-1/16″

Brushless SDS Max We discuss battery operated brushless tools all the time, but this is our first chance to dive into a construction related tool with an AC Brushless motor that runs off a cord.  The DH52MEY 2-1/16″ SDS Max Brushless rotary hammer is the newest rotary hammer in the Hitachi lineup. This rotary hammer […]

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