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October 18, 2021

Professional Tool Reviews for Pros


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Top 10 Tools at Milwaukee NPS 2017

Top 10 Tools at Milwaukee NPS 2017

Milwaukee NPS 2017 (that’s New Product Symposium) showcased the latest and upcoming tools for the next 6 months from the popular Pro brand. As usual, Pro Tool Reviews made the trip to cover the show on social media and gather our thoughts to give you an idea of what’s hot. For our video coverage, we […]

Milwaukee Dust Extractor

Milwaukee Dust Extractor and Accessories Ready for OSHA

Milwaukee Tool recently announced an expansion of its Dust Extraction System centered around the new 8-Gallon Milwaukee Dust Extractor. Featuring an automatic filter cleaning mechanism that allows sustained airflow at 148 CFM in dust-producing applications, the extractor’s dual filtration system with HEPA filter is designed to capture 99.97% of all particles greater than 0.3 microns. […]

Review8.7(out of 10)
Festool CT SYS Dust Extractor

Festool CT SYS Systainer Dust Extractor Review

Dust extraction is something that Festool has traditionally done very, very well as a part of their system-oriented tool design. The new Festool CT SYS Systainer vacuum adds to their impressive line with some key differences compared to what you’re used to if you have another model. We’ll be looking closely at those differences and […]

DeWalt 20V Max wet-dry hand vacuum - DeWalt DCV517

DeWalt 20V MAX Wet-Dry Hand Vacuum

DeWalt just announced its 20V Max half gallon wet and dry hand vacuum. It is actually an improved DeWalt DC515 18V XRP NiCad cordless hand vacuum, so it’s another upgrade to lithium-ion power. If you used the previous model, expect both power and run time upgrades. The DeWalt 20V Max Wet-Dry Hand Vacuum still uses the same GORE […]

Rockler Introduces Dust Right Vortex 40530

Rockler Introduces Dust Right Vortex 40530

Rockler Woodworking and Hardware introduced the Dust Right Vortex this week. It’s basically a 10-gallon dust container that turns any standard shop vacuum into an effective two-stage dust extractor. When used with most power tools and shop vacuums, the Dust Right Vortex captures sawdust, wood chips, and other shop debris before it gets to the vacuum, effectively preventing the loss […]

Makita Dustless Hammer Attachment Preview

Makita Dustless Hammer Attachment Preview

Makita debuted and released two new dust extraction solutions for concrete contractors at this year’s World of Concrete. These 2 new Makita Dustless Hammer Attachment: Grinder Dust Shroud and Dustless Hammer Attachment are engineered for cleaner, more efficient concrete surfacing and drilling, things that are ever increasing in importance since the new rollout of lead-based […]

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Festool CT 36 BC Cleantex System

When Festool did a European announcement of two new powerful vacuum systems under the name AutoClean AC we perked up. The CLEANTEX CT 26 and Festool CT 36 BC Cleantex, now come with AutoClean, an automatic main filter cleaning system. The filter will never be obstructed and the suction power is therefore optimized at all times. […]

Rockler Dust Right 1200 Filtration System Preview

Rockler Dust Right 1200 Filtration System Preview

Rockler Woodworking and Hardware has just announced the release of a new air filtration system, the Dust Right 1200, which removes up to 98% of 5 micron particulate and 85% of 1 micron particulate, vastly improving the safety and healthfulness of workshop air. The Dust Right™ 1200 comes equipped with a three-speed 1/3 HP motor […]

Black & Decker CHV1510 15.6V Cordless Dustbuster Preview

Black & Decker CHV1510 15.6V Cordless Dustbuster Preview

Black & Decker launched a redesigned line of one of its most well-known products, the DustBuster. It was over 30 years ago when Black & Decker debuted the original cordless hand vac that has now become ubiquitous to homeowners across America. The redesigned Dustbuster line promises to be just as popular with five models in sizes, features and colors to fit every lifestyle. The one we’re looking at today is the 15.6V CHV1510 Cordless Hand Vac (CHV).