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Metabo HPT cordless heat gun

Metabo HPT 18V Cordless Heat Gun

Bring The Heat With Metabo HPT’s 18V Cordless Heat Gun Whether you’re a DIYer or a working pro, a heat gun can save you a lot of time when you’re working with things like adhesives, paint, or PVC. Metabo HPT’s 18V cordless heat gun (RH18DAQ4M) ensures variability and control by offering a number of temperatures and […]

Makita 18V LXT Cordless Heat Gun

Makita’s 18V LXT Lineup Grows With Two Cordless Heat Guns There is a multitude of different applications for heat guns. Many contractors and professionals use them regularly for applying tinting, paintwork, removing stickers, thawing frozen pipes, heat shrinking wire connections, and more. Makita 18V LXT cordless heat guns are the company’s solution to many of […]

Ridgid 18V Cordless Heat Gun

Ridgid 18V Cordless Heat Gun R860435B

Ridgid Brings The Heat With 18V Cordless Heat Gun The Ridgid 18V Cordless Heat Gun (R860435B) isn’t the first cordless model for the 18V platform. Compact in size, it has some notable differences when compared to Ridgid’s previous model. How does it fare against the old model and the competition in terms of power and […]

Best Cordless HEAT GUN

Best Cordless Heat Gun Reviews for 2022

Choosing The Best Cordless Heat Gun is All About Expectations We’re seeing more cordless heat guns hit the market. But what should you expect from them if you’re making the switch from corded? The best cordless heat gun you can get your hands on has everything to do with the jobs you expect to complete […]

Steinel Precision Heat Gun Review | HG 350 ESD

Steinel Precision Heat Gun Features Quick Heating for Targeted Connections Between working in the communications industry, flying racing drones for fun, and the plethora of electronics our family has, there’s always a need for a heat gun. I got my hands on a Steinel precision heat gun to see how well this German brand compares […]

Review9.0(out of 10)

Milwaukee M18 Heat Gun 2688-21 Review

Milwaukee M18 Heat Gun Needs No Cords, No Butane There are a lot of uses for heat guns and in my line of work, we use them primarily for heat shrink connectors in our communications systems. The idea of a no cord, no butane system is appealing, so we put the Milwaukee M18 Heat Gun […]

Review8.0(out of 10)
Ridgid Cordless Butane Heat Gun kickstand

Ridgid 18V Cordless Butane Heat Gun

Pros from nearly every trade can find a use for the Ridgid 18V Butane Heat Gun and its adjustable 1100°F max on-demand heat. I regularly use a corded heat gun with dual temperature modes. My unfamiliarity with—and skepticism about—using and re-filling a butane tool burned off pretty quickly. Let me show you how this tool […]

Makita Variable Temperature Heat Gun HG6031VK

Makita Variable Temperature Heat Gun HG6031VK

The new Makita Variable Temperature Heat Gun is making its way to retailers with a wide range of temperature settings and two air flow speeds. The big deal with the Makita Variable Temperature Heat Gun is its temperature range and multiple airflow settings. Using the variable speed dial on the back of the tool, you […]

MIlwaukee M18 Heat Gun

Milwaukee M18 Heat Gun Coming in October

For those of you happen to be in the market for a new heat gun, Milwaukee Tool has some good news for you.  Recently announced, and available in October, the Milwaukee M18 Heat Gun will be the first cordless 18V heat gun solution on the market. Milwaukee claims that not only will their cordless heat gun […]

Titan Pro V55 Heavy Duty Heat Gun

Titan Pro V55 Heavy Duty Heat Gun Kit

Many painters have a love/hate relationship with their heat guns. On one hand, they’re an effective way to soften paint for scraping when the old stuff needs to be contained. On the other hand, the work is slow and you’re constantly near a heat source – that’s not anyone’s favorite way to spend the summer. […]