Pro Tool Reviews

  1. Good end to end silica dust management starts with a solid plan and making sure your crew knows how to use the products that keep you compliant with OSHA’s 50-microgram PEL. Fortunately, some manufacturers are making it easier with websites dedicated to Table 1 compliance. How to Use Table 1 for Silica Dust Management There […]

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  2. Does it seem like we’re talking about Milwaukee lighting pretty frequently? That’s because we are! They go very deep in the category and they generally put together a work light that’s very effective. Moving away from the M18 and RedLithium USB lines, we’re taking a look at the Milwaukee M12 Rocket Dual Power Tower Light. […]

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  3. If shearing strut and threaded rod is your name, but you’d like to eliminate burrs and rework from your game, consider the Greenlee Shear 30T.  Greenlee designed this powerful shearing solution to increase the efficiency of your shop. The Shear 30T promises to eliminate rework, improve precision, and increase productivity. The Greenlee Shear 30T In […]

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  4. Now that we’ve had a chance to use the Craftsman V20 Brushless Hammer Drill for a bit, it’s time to figure out exactly where in the tool world it fits. Craftsman is a Stanley Black & Decker brand along with DeWalt, Stanley, and Black+Decker. Rumored to replace Porter-Cable and taking up a monstrous amount of […]

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  5. DeWalt set the standard in job site radio sound quality with their ToughSystem Music+ Charger a couple of years ago. The new DeWalt 12V/20V Max Bluetooth Speaker looks to build on that legacy with a more compact package and a wider array of power options. The DeWalt 12V/20V Max Bluetooth Speaker has a fairly compact size […]

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  6. The new Werner Multi-Purpose Fiberglass Pro Ladder is similar to a combination A-frame and extension ladder with some added versatility. It’s similar to what you see from Little Giant’s Leveler Ladder with some Werner ingenuity applied to it. It comes in three sizes – 13, 17, or 22 feet. We have the 13-foot model to put […]

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  7. I love my job, but I don’t enjoy sanding. It’s time-consuming, messy, and all-around boring. Detail sanding is even worse. Getting into corners, sanding curved millwork and profiles, and cleaning up edges requires hand-sanding. I find hand-sanding tedious. Not only is it slow, but it tends to leave more dust lying around since there is […]

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  8. I’m accumulating a big collection of lighting solutions because I just can’t say no. My humble garage/workshop doesn’t need another drill, impact, or saw, but I usually won’t pass up a new light. I recently hit the Bosch lighting jackpot. I started with the Bosch GLI18V-420 for smaller scale work. Today, I’m looking at the bigger […]

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  9. When there’s work to do, but it’s cold outside, a good heated jacket can be your best friend. Body heat helps, sure, but having a jacket that fires up to 131° within seconds helps a lot more. As we learned through our Best Heated Jacket Shootout, you’ve got a few options. When you’ve absolutely got to […]

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  10. I had to get my own Grundens Deck Boss Boots after Luis and Rita had a great experience with the pair they reviewed. However, the boot might be out of its element on a some job sites no matter how well it does in wet conditions. But now, the company has introduced a more appropriate […]

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