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.

Bosch ProFactor 18V Cordless 1/2-Inch Impact Wrench

Bosch ProFactor 18V Cordless 1/2-Inch Impact Wrench GDS18V-740

Break Free From Cords Without Sacrificing Performance With The Bosch ProFactor 1/2-Inch Impact Wrench Bosch promises that the power of the ProFactor 1/2-inch impact wrench will offer competitive power to corded models. After reviewing this tool’s big brother, the 3/4-inch model, we have high hopes that this one performs similarly. Dive into the details of […]

Review9.0(out of 10)
Bosch 18V Brushless Freak Impact Driver GDX18V-1860 Review

Bosch Brushless Freak Impact Driver Review GDX18V-1860CN

Bosch Freak Gets Another Upgrade with the GDX18V-1860CN The original Bosch Freak (IDH182) has been around for a while now and it got a brushless upgrade a few years ago. There’s another upgrade and we wanted to see how much of a performance boost the latest Bosch brushless Freak impact driver (GDX18V-1860CN) received. Pros More […]

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Best Bosch Tool Deals for June 2022

Bosch Tools typically pack a punch, and their drilling and cutting accessories are second to none. The brand provides powerful and advanced cordless products—particularly for concrete drilling. Their drills and impact drivers remain one of our favorite brands to use here in the shop. From the Bosch Hell-ion Turbo charger to their advanced X-Lock grinder […]

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 […]