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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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Summit Racing Grease Gun and Grease Gun Holder Pro Packs With Bearing Packer

Summit Racing Grease Gun and Grease Gun Holder Pro Packs With Bearing Packer

Grease Gun Wall Mount Great things can come in packages!  We needed a new portable grease gun for the shop and short trips and we gave a Summit Racing Grease Gun Pro Pack and try and it came with some cool items.  The kit included a Legacy Grease Gun, a Grease Gun Caddy wall mount […]

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Amazon Extra Long Box End Ratchet Wrenches | Orion Motor Tech Vs Tekton

Amazon Extra Long Box End Ratchet Wrenches | Orion Motor Tech Vs Tekton

Off-Brand Tools A recent package of Orion Motor Tech 5 piece Combination Extra Long Box End Ratchet Wrench Set started us talking about how much one is willing to spend on tools you do not use much.  Personally, I grab on to a ratchet wrench more than Jeff, but extra long box end ratchet wrenches […]

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Variable Router Jig | Woodpeckers OneTIME TOOL

Variable Router Jig | Woodpeckers OneTIME TOOL

Routers are versatile! There is no doubt that routers are an extremely versatile tool in the woodworking shop. They can complete simple edge profiling tasks to complicated joinery operations. With a quality router, some accessories and jigs, someone can do a large portion of a project with a router. Accessories are something that really separates a specific […]

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Ranger Folding Engine Hoist RSC-2TF Shop Crane Review

Ranger Folding Engine Hoist RSC-2TF Shop Crane Review

6 Caster Engine Hoist Ranger has a part of the engine hoist and shop crane market cornered due to the design of their folding crane.  If you need the ability to move the crane in any direction at any time, this is the crane for you.  The 6 casters give this crane the ability to easily […]

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RYOBI ONE+ 18-Volt 6 Gallon Wet/Dry Vacuum P770 Review

RYOBI ONE+ 18-Volt 6 Gallon Wet/Dry Vacuum P770 Review

Home  Depot Vac Ryobi has over 100 18-volt One+ tools all available at the Home Depot.  We are sure that at some point almost everyone has said they really liked a tool from Ryobi at one point or another.  Who wouldn’t!  Ryobi keeps pushing out tools that no one else has at a price that […]

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Atlas 46 Chest Rigs, Aprons, and Vests In Our Wood Shop

Atlas 46 Chest Rigs, Aprons, and Vests In Our Wood Shop

Self Organization Whether you’re on the job-site or at home in your own shop, few things are more important than organization. Organization, convenience, and comfort all lead to increased efficiency. Throughout a busy workday, efficiency equals time, and time equals money. Atlas46 has designed their vests and aprons with organization and efficiency being the top […]

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Woodpeckers OneTIME Tool | Parallel Guide System

Breaking down sheet goods Whether you are in a large production shop or a small one stall garage breaking down sheet good material is always a chore. Larger facility typically have some pretty fancy floor panel saws but the smaller shop needs to find the space to break their sheet goods down. They can have […]

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Woodpeckers OneTIME Tool | 641SS and 1281SS Squares

Squares are essential In woodworking, a quality square is essential. From laying out joinery to checking if case parts are square, they provide quality assurance that you can’t get with another tool. We use a variety of squares in the shop from machinist squares, combinations squares, and even specialty square we have from Woodpeckers and […]

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Shop Organization and Dust Control – Rockler Dust Right Products

A clean and organized shop = safe shop Having a shop in a messy and disorganized state is a big moral killer in our woodworking shop. We like to work in a clean space that is organized and provides a efficient working environment. This environment is allows the workers to get their job done in […]

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Portamate PM 8000 Portacube STR Miter Saw Workstation Review

Space saving solutions In any size shop it is important to be efficient, and use the space as best as possible. As the shop size decreases, this is especially important to utilize every cubic inch. There are a variety of tips and tricks that can help with this such as custom shop furniture, tools, and accessories. […]

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Ratchet Wrench Guide: Types of Wrenches, Uses and Features

What Type of Ratchet Wrench? Ratchet wrenches are available in a variety of styles for a variety of applications. Like all the other tools in your tool box, they fit a specific need and in many ways solve problems.  Ratchet wrenches are used in similar ways to a socket and ratchet, but in many ways a […]

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