June 18, 2021

Professional Tool Reviews for Pros


Review8.0(out of 10)
Ryobi Backpack Blower Gets a Cordless Upgrade RY40440

Ryobi 40V 625 CFM Backpack Blower Review RY40440

Ryobi 40V Backpack Blower Offers Impressive Power We put the cordless Ryobi 40V backpack blower through its paces to see how it compares to other models in its class. The big deal is that it’s a 40V cordless model using a brushless motor to deliver its power and it doesn’t have a ton of competition. […]

DeWalt Lawn Mower: 40V Max or 2 x 20V Max

DeWalt Lawn Mower: 40V Max or 2 x 20V Max

Unless you’re living way off the grid (and I’m a little jealous if you are), you’ve likely noticed a monster push in the OPE (outdoor power equipment) industry towards lithium-ion lawn equipment. Major tool manufacturers have been on the front lines of lithium-ion technology and they’re not about to miss the boat. DeWalt is one […]

Husqvarna 40V Self-Propelled Lawn Mower

Husqvarna 40V Self-Propelled Lawn Mower

Lithium-ion technology is reaching the point where nearly every major brand has a battery-powered lawn mower to offer with varying levels of features to choose from. Some of the traditional Pro brands have taken a little longer to brings their models to market, but they’re here. Let’s take a look at what the Husqvarna 40V […]

Review7.3(out of 10)
Ryobi 40V Jet Fan Blower

Ryobi 40V Jet Fan Blower Review

In a crowded field of lithium-ion blowers, the Ryobi 40V Jet Fan Blower enters the scene looking like some sort of futuristic death ray straight out of Dr. Who. While Ryobi does claim “gas-like power” with their 40V lineup, there’s no doubt their target user is the homeowner. So let’s dispense with the commercial lawn […]

Kobalt mower recall

Recall Alert: Kobalt and Greenworks Mower Recall

It happens – a product goes out that’s been tested to death, but something happens in the real world that doesn’t happen in other tests and a product undergoes a recall. It’s all in the name of safety for the consumer. This time we’re looking at a Kobalt mower recall and Greenworks mower recall. It’s […]

DeWalt 40V Max Pole Hedge Trimmer

DeWalt 40V Max Pole Hedge Trimmer

DeWalt recently announced an expansion of its 40V Max battery-powered outdoor equipment with the new DeWalt 40V Max Pole Hedge Trimmer at the 2016 GIE+EXPO. The DeWalt 40V Max Pole Hedge Trimmer is designed to cut through overgrowth including medium and tall hedges as well as large bushes. The 22-inch dual-reciprocating, laser cut blades offer a […]

Review6.3(out of 10)
black and decker 40V chainsaw

Black and Decker 40V Chainsaw Review

I love cutting down large trees with chainsaws. There’s something about the experience of setting your notch, driving through the back of the trunk, and then standing back and watching something God took 50 years to grow slowly crash to the ground. But while that’s fun, the truth is, most people use chainsaws to cut […]

Snow Joe iON 40-Volt Cordless Snow Blower

Snow Joe iON 40-Volt Cordless Snow Blower

There are only few times that I’m hoping it snows here in Pennsylvania—Christmas Eve, New Years, and when I get a new toy that requires snow to operate. In October, I got the Snow Joe iON 18SB 40 Volt Cordless Snow Blower in the mail to review. Our headquarters is based out of Florida, where […]

Review8.8(out of 10)
GreenWorks cordless pole saw extend

GreenWorks Cordless Pole Saw Review G-Max 40V 8-inch

As far as 40V outdoor power equipment reviews go, chainsaws are always my favorite. As such, it was a good day when the GreenWorks Cordless Pole Saw arrived. This is a 40V model in their G-Max line of cordless yard tools. We’ve already reviewed both their 40V cordless lawn mower and their 40V cordless trimmer (which was […]