Ridgid Gen5X Brushless Belt Sander Video Review



Ridgid and Ryobi (both TTI companies) decided to bust through the cordless barrier when it comes to belt sanders


What Happens When You Crash a Work Van?


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


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

A Human Controlled Jobsite 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


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


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?


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

The Projectile Potential of Kickback From a Tablesaw


The tablesaw is probably the most dangerous tool in your shop because the blade spins toward you


Head2Head Tool Test: Cordless Reciprocating Saws


Eight saws, an endless supply of new blades, and a few editors with nothing better to do than cut stuff

19 Tool Gifts over $250


It is time to stop messing around. Get out there and get gift-buying!

20 Tool Gifts Between $50 and $250


Top picks for tool hounds and the people who buy presents for us. Ahem.

Holiday Gift Guide for Tool Hounds: 20 Tools Under $50


The holiday shopping season is right around the corner and we have our top picks for the Best Tool Gifts for 2016!

Hand vs. Tablesaw: The Sausage Edition


4 Videos of extreme tool tests and one test that is a little tamer. Kenny Kohler, of ProToolReviews, puts his hand in harm's way — #LookMaNoHotDog!

BOSCH Self-Leveling Cross Line Laser


If you can only fit one laser level in your bucket, this one is a good choice


Ecuadoran Tool Box—er, Cylinder


...besides five-gallon buckets and plastic grocery bags, using some sort of sewer pipe seems to be the most common.