Professional Tool Reviews for Pros


Manufacturer: Bosch

Check out the newest Bosch tools including the latest drills, impact drivers, rotary hammers, and accessories. Recent Bosch tool reviews include the Bosch CORE18V battery, Bosch 18V Connected angle grinder, and Bosch 12V cross line laser. We also cover Bosch accessories and their entire lineup of 12V, 18V, and 36V power tools. With Bosch tool reviews, we focus on their strengths—including OSHA-compliant concrete dust removal. The Bosch VAC090A Dust Extractor remains one of our favorites and came in 3rd in our dust extractor shootout. Bosch has a good track record of making tools that perform well. Additionally, they also make tools with great ergonomics. Their batteries have some of the longest shelf lives we’ve experienced among manufacturers. Hands-on Bosch Tool Reviews The following tool reviews include Bosch tools and accessories from every category. If they make it, and it’s a key tool, we’ve likely given it a hands-on tool review.

Best Oscillating Multi-Tool Reviews

Best Oscillating Multi-Tool Reviews 2022

Choosing the best oscillating multi-tool used to boil down to just a couple of brands. Not anymore. Advancement in battery, motor, and vibration control technologies offers more viable options than ever. As we considered the landscape, our team was unanimous in our selection of cordless oscillating multi-tools. Corded models are absolutely relevant and there are […]

Bosch GBH18V-28DC Rotary Hammer with Dust Collector

Bosch GBH18V-28DC 1 1/8-inch Rotary Hammer with Dust Collector

Bosch Cordless 1-Inch Rotary Hammer Cuts the Cord on Popular Corded Model Bosch’s introduction of their Core18V battery line opens up more power availability. Bosch has now hit the point where their cordless battery-powered rotary hammers exceed the power of their corded models. The Bosch GBH18V-28DC 1 1/8-inch rotary hammer with GDE28D dust collector provides […]

Tool Repair Seven Deadly Sins

How to Ruin Your Power Tools and Make the Repair Man Happy

As one of the largest tool repair destinations in Central Ohio, Ohio Power Tool sees hundreds of tools in for repair each month. Unfortunately, much of the damage we repaired could have been avoided with just a few basic steps towards good tool maintenance. Sometimes, it seems, people ruin tools through lack of care and […]

Review9.3(out of 10)

Bosch ProFactor 3/4-Inch Cordless High-Torque Impact Wrench Review

Bosch 18V 3/4-Inch Impact Wrench Brings A New Level Of Muscle To The Tool Box Professional industrial mechanics know the frustration of encountering seized-up nuts and bolts, especially when there’s just no room for a breaker bar. The Bosch ProFactor 3/4-Inch cordless high-torque impact wrench is one of several heavy hitters on the enhanced Bosch […]

Putting Your Finger in a Spinning Saw Blade

Stopping a Saw Blade with Your Finger Video!

If you thought putting your hand into a live, spinning table saw blade was hard to do—imagine doing it TWICE! This time, Kenny Koehler puts his index finger in the path of the Bosch Reaxx table saw blade. He does it to see how it fares with a front-of-blade contact. And let me tell you, putting […]

Bosch Cordless Sanders

Bosch Cordless Random Orbit Sanders

Bosch Ergonomic Random Orbit Sanders Cut the Cord Bosch Power Tools has announced the release of two 5-inch random orbit sanders. The GEX12V-5 12V and GEX18V-5 18V sanders join the Bosch cordless lineup, bringing balance, comfort, and convenience when working on either indoor or outdoor projects. What is Bosch Saying About the Cordless Sanders? On […]

Review9.0(out of 10)
Bosch 18V Cordless D-Handle Jigsaw Review

Bosch 18V Cordless Top-Handle Jigsaw JSH180B

Bosch 18V Cordless Top-Handle Jigsaw Maintains Control with Low Vibration Bosch has a long history of quality pro-grade tools fit for serious professionals and their woodworking tools are no exception. We brought in the Bosch 18V cordless D-handle jigsaw as part of our look at the best cordless jigsaws of the year. Despite its age, […]

how to change oxygen sensors vehicle

How to Change Oxygen Sensors in Your Vehicle

We don’t often cover too many automotive tools and problems. However, oxygen sensors keep creeping back into my project list. Knowing how to change oxygen sensors in your vehicle can save you a lot of money and hassle. With all the computer gadgetry on cars today, many car problems can seem daunting. Don’t you just hate it when the […]

What is Orbital Action on a Reciprocating Saw and Do You Need It?

What is orbital action in a reciprocating saw and do you need it? That’s the question we’re looking at today and it’s a common one. With a few notable exceptions, most manufacturers weren’t adding this feature to their cordless reciprocating saws. This led to a little confusion as to whether or not you actually need […]