Category: Power Tools
DeWalt Orbital Sander DWE6421 Review

DeWalt Orbital Sander DWE6421 Review

Sanding can be a slow, messy and tedious process. But, it doesn’t have to be. The Dewalt DWE6421 is a 5” random orbit sander.  It has a single speed 3 amp motor that spins the pad at 12,000 OPM.  A counterweight design reduces vibration for improved comfort for long sanding sessions. The body of the sander ...

Milwaukee M12 Fuel Gen2 Hammer Drill and Impact Combo 2598-22 Review

Milwaukee M12 Fuel Gen2 Hammer Drill and Impact Combo 2598-22 Review

With advances in battery and motor technology over the past few years, power tools are getting smaller than ever while also delivering the power of tools much larger just a few years earlier. The 2598-22 M12 drill and impact set is a great example of this.   The kit includes a hammer drill, hex impact, 4.0 ...

Bosch GLL30 Laser Level Review

Bosch GLL30 Laser Level Review

A leveling line laser is a great tool for both DIYers and professionals. The Bosch GLL 30 is an affordable cross line laser that can make projects from hanging pictures to framing wall a whole lot easier. The GLL 30’s housing is plastic and compact, weighing around a half pound.  There is an On/Off switch on ...

Milwaukee M12 Ratchet Review

Milwaukee M12 Ratchet Review

Compared to wrenches, ratchets and sockets make moving fasteners easier.  The Milwaukee M12 ratchet takes it to the next level. The 3/8 model tested has a 12 volt motor delivering 30ft-lbs of torque.  It has a variable speed paddle style trigger that allows for adjustments in speed to prevent overtightening on ...

DeWalt DWS779 Sliding Compound Miter Saw Review

DeWalt DWS779 Sliding Compound Miter Saw Review

The Dewalt DWS779 is a great all-around miter saw. The Dewalt DWS779 is a 12” double bevel sliding miter saw designed to cut lumber.  The combination of the back fence design an slide mechanism allow for 90 degree cuts of 2x16” lumber and 45 degree cuts of lumber up to 2x12”. The saw is powered by a 15 amp, ...

Bosch 4100-10 Table Saw Review

Bosch 4100-10 Table Saw Review

When looking for a table saw, the two most important features are the table and the motor.  The Bosch 4100-10 has a good motor and a solid table. The saw is advertised as aligned right out of the box.  For the most part, that is true.  However, as with any saw, it is important to make sure everything is in ...

Shop-Vac Stainless 8 Gallon 6HP Wet / Dry Vacuum Review

Shop-Vac Stainless 8 Gallon 6HP Wet / Dry Vacuum Review

For some, the worst part of a job or project is the cleanup. Enter the Shop-Vac 8 gallon stainless wet/dry vacuum. The Shop-Vac 8 Gallon stainless wet/dry vacuum has a motor that delivers 6.0 Peak HP sitting atop a tank with 8 gallons of capacity. The motor is operated with a single switch on top. The rear of the ...