Tools

National Hardware Show Highlights: Spill-Proof Gas Can

A better mousetrap that actually catches mice. Or at least pours gas without getting your hands gassy

DeWalt FlexVolt Cordless Table Saw Review

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It is hard to believe that a cordless table saw can stand up to jobsite use. But it can.

18 Volt Lithium Battery Warnings from Milwaukee

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A general warning that as batteries get bigger, so do the unintended consequences of using them like a dope. So, don't be a dope, read.

 

An Ingenious Rolling Parts Rack

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This vehicle-mounted storage system extends from either side of the van.

Timothy Wilmots’ System Workbench

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This incredible bench is more than just a work table; it’s an essential tool in the shop.

An Incredibly Well Organized Work Van

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With a place for everything and everything in its place.

Ridgid Gen5X Brushless Belt Sander Video Review

Video review of the Ridgid Gen5X Brushless Belt Sander

Ridgid and Ryobi decided to bust through the cordless barrier when it comes to belt sanders

 

What Happens When You Crash a Work Van?

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Do not be a dummy, make sure your tools are solidly secured, and put some protection between you and them—in case they ain't.

 

A Home-Made Multi-Function Tool Cart

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A woodworker in Belgium goes Festool one better by devising a wheeled folding bench that works with their products.

A Human Controlled Jobsite Robot

Video showing the Guardian GT Big Arm robot

You get paid for what you do and what you know. If robots can do what you do, then is time to know more.

Makita SP6000J Track Saw: #WorthIT

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A great saw—in spite of a couple of flaws—that will make fast work out of long miters. Even compound miters.

 

Product Review: iClone App Boosts Contractor Productivity

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Need an extra hand on the job? Fire up the iClone app and match the settings to the task at hand.

Pneumatic Vs Cordless Nailers: What’s the Best Choice?

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Cordless nailers are twice as heavy, twice as expensive, and twice as slow as pneumatics. They can also save you 30 minutes per day.