October 18, 2021

Professional Tool Reviews for Pros

MiTek ProSeries Fasteners

MiTek ProSeries Fasteners Offer New Solutions

MiTek recently announced that they have released a new line of fasteners, including washer head, bugle head, and hex head structural wood screws. The MiTek ProSeries Fasteners feature a special cut-point for quick starts and reduced torque, as well as offering an option between yellow zinc or exterior finishes. They come available in a variety […]

3D Printing On The Jobsite

3D Printing On The Jobsite Evolves From NASA And Military Plans

Whether you’ve been paying close attention or not, 3D printing technology has been steadily evolving since its inception in the 1980’s. More recently, however, 3D printing and additive manufacturing (or AM; the two terms are almost synonymous) have been developing by leaps and bounds. Basically, the process is simple: a 3D printer will use one […]


Ridgid R45171 10″ Compact Table Saw

Coming to Home Depot in November, the Ridgid R45171 10″ Compact Table Saw is the company’s newest entry into the table saw market. This updated Ridgid model has many of the same features as the last table saw offering, but housed in a more compact frame and stand. Same Specs, Smaller Body The interesting thing […]

Review8.5(out of 10)
Kershaw Agile

Kershaw Agile Opens Up Options

Obviously, some knives use better quality materials, and some knives function better than others. But, does the knife I’m carrying cut what I need it to cut? Do the folding mechanisms feel like they can handle just a bit of abuse without falling apart? Is the knife comfortable in my pocket? Is the knife affordable? […]

Ryobi P508

Ryobi P508 18V Brushless Circular Saw

Scheduled to launch in November 2017, the Ryobi P508 18V Brushless Circular Saw will provide longer run times, more power, and longer motor life. It comes packaged with a 7-1/4″ 24 Tooth Ultra-Thin kerf carbide-tipped blade. The new Ryobi P508 will have the capability to bevel cut between 0-56°. Released on Ryobi’s 18V One+ battery […]


Komptec Turanair Offers Legit Portable Air Compression

Looking for a quiet and portable option for running your pneumatic tools? Komptec, a southern Californian company that specializes in the manufacturing of air compressors, has released the Turanair Work Bottle. The Turanair provides a lightweight solution with a highly portable, 114 cubic inch, high-pressure air tank. It stores up to 4,500 PSI of air […]

Bosch GBH18V-20N

Bosch GBH18V-20N 18V SDS-Plus 3/4″ Rotary Hammer

Bosch has recently announced a new addition to their cordless rotary hammer lineup. The Bosch GBH18V-20N is a 3/4″ cordless rotary hammer that runs on the company’s 18V battery platform that includes the Core18V battery. At a lightweight 5.7 lbs (7 lbs, including the battery), the GBH18V-20N advertises a great performance-to-weight ratio. Considering how well […]

Affordable Battery Program

Hitachi Affordable Battery Program

While cordless electric power tools offer convenience, purchasing batteries for those tools can be a costly affair. Hitachi Power Tools, a maker of fine pneumatic tools as well as some pretty quality entries into the cordless arena, looks to make purchasing batteries less painful to your wallet. They’ve launched a new battery initiative this past […]

Ridgid R4021 7″ Tile Saw Due in October

Ridgid Tools recently announced the release of a new product in their line of tiling tools, the Ridgid R4021 7″ Tile Saw. Intended to be an upgrade on the R4020 model, the new Ridgid R4021 offers more functionality to the task of cutting tile. The new 7″ table top wet tile saw should make its […]