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Ingersoll Rand 2850MAX 1” Pneumatic D-Handle Impact Wrench Review

Ingersoll Rand 2850MAX 1” Pneumatic D-Handle Impact Wrench Review

Lighter, Stronger Impact Wrench Working in the heavy equipment maintenance and repair field requires one to be able to handle some very large tools.  Finally, these larger tools are being made with more power and in a lighter platform.  The new Ingersoll Rand 2850 MAX is now 25% lighter and has 2,100 ft lbs of reverse […]

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Best 1" Heavy Duty Air Impact Wrench | Ingersoll Rand 285B-6

Best 1″ Heavy Duty Air Impact Wrench | Ingersoll Rand 285B-6

Ingersoll Rand 285B-6 If you want the best 1″ Heavy Duty Air Impact Wrench, look no further than the Ingersoll Rand 285B-6.  The Ingersoll Rand RT285B-6 is a 1-Inch Pneumatic Impact Wrench with very attractive price and some great features that we have come to expect from IR products.  The 1″ impact wrench is built […]

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Milwaukee M18 FUEL 1/2″ Mid Torque Impact Wrench Review – 2861-22

Mid-Torque, Small Size Power to weight ratio is a big deal when it comes to a tool that many mechanics will be using all day.  Comfort, being able to fit in small areas and the ability to remove 90 percent of the fasteners on an automobile is needed.  In construction, having a 5 pound tool […]

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Tool Buying Tip: Buy Impact Rated 3/4″ Sockets

Warranty GONE! The saying “Do as I say, not as I do” applies to this article.  A long time ago I was in need of a 3/4″ socket set to complete an axle repair on my 1991 Chevy truck.  Rather than spend the extra money on impact rated sockets, the money was saved, actually wasted, and […]

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Ingersoll Rand IQV12 Series R1120 1/4″ Ratchet Wrench Review

IR Build Quality If you are a guy who appreciates top shelf quality, Ingersoll Rand has a line of 12 volt tools designed for the mechanic or automotive enthusiast looking for the best.  Just like that 1969 Camaro RS SS that looks so good in the shop but performs on the strip, these 12 volt tools […]

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Ingersoll Rand W5132 Brushless 3/8″ Impact Wrench IQV20 Review

Quality Battery Impact Wrench Ingersoll Rand has long been known for quality tools.  The New W5132 3/8″ 20 volt impact wrench is flat out one of the highest quality impact wrenches we have used.  The fit and finish are top notch and the controls are perfect.  Most of our use with Impact wrenches is in […]

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Dewalt DCF897P2 20V 3/4″ Brushless Impact Wrench Review

3/4″ Drive Impact Wrench We were excited to take a look at the Dewalt 20v Max XR Brushless High Torque 3/4″ Impact Wrench with Hog Ring Anvil, model DCF897P2.  This kit comes with the impact wrench, carry bag, charger and two 20V MAX XR 5.0Ah Lithium Ion Batteries. The new impact wrench has a heavy-duty impact mechanism with a […]

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PROTO Industrial Tools 3/8″ Mini Impact Wrench J138WP-M

Compact Power Impact wrenches are one of those tools that can apply a lot of force to a fastener, but still be fairly easy on your wrist.  The size of the impact wrench does not need to correlate with its power until you get into much larger 3/4″ and 1″ models.  So when PROTO Industrial […]

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TEKTON 3/4″ Drive Deep Impact Socket Set 4889 4891

3/4″ Drive Impact Sockets Trucks, tractors, heavy equipment and large machinery all use larger nuts and bolts.  If you are working on suspension or servicing equipment, you are likely to run across the need for larger 3/4″ impact sockets.  Be warned, high end sets of these tools can cost a lot of money.  Tekton does provide an affordable, […]

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Ryobi 18-Volt ONE+ Dual Power Portable Fan Review

Ryobi Hybrid Cool Home, work, job-sites, shops, camping and every place in between can be an uncomfortable environment when its hot, unless you have the right tool.  In this case, the right tool is the Ryobi 18-Volt ONE+ Dual Power Portable Fan due to it’s versatility to work in many of the environments it might be needed […]

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