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iQ Power Tools Dry Cut Masonry Saw

iQ Power Tools Dry Cut Masonry Saw Video Review

The iQ Power Tools iQMS362 is the world’s first 16.5” dry cut masonry saw with integrated dust collection. Pro Tool Reviews checked out the iQTS244 Dry Cut Tile Saw—which really changes the way you think about cutting tile. No water. Very little cleanup. Before their tile saw, iQ Power Tools addressed dry brick and block cutting with […]

Ridgid R4041S 8" Wet Tile Saw

Ridgid R4041S 8-Inch Wet Tile Saw

Ridgid 8-Inch Wet Tile Saw Showcases Unlimited Rip Capacity The Ridgid 8-inch wet tile saw extends the brand’s popular line-up with new features that certainly got our attention. With a 12 amp, 1.2 hp motor, Ridgid tells us they’ve designed the R4041S to cut easily through both natural and manmade tile and pavers. And, with […]

DeWalt 10-Inch Wet Tile Saw D36000

DeWalt 10-Inch Wet Tile Saw D36000

DeWalt 10-Inch Wet Tile Saw Offers High-Capacity Cutting in Light, Accurate, and Portable Package A brand new DeWalt 10-inch wet tile saw is coming to retailer this spring. Referencing its lightweight, accurate, and portable build, DeWalt believes the D36000 will make a great choice for tile setters, remodelers, and landscapers who cut both small and […]

Review8.9(out of 10)
Ridgid 7-inch Tile Saw

Ridgid 7-Inch Tile Saw R4021 Review

If you’re looking for a lightweight alternative to your big tile saw for smaller jobs or to upgrade from snap cutting, the new Ridgid 7-inch tile saw’s $219 price tag is pretty attractive. Is all that beauty just skin deep or can this tiling tool niche itself for smaller jobs? We put it to use […]

Review9.5(out of 10)
IQ Power Tools Dry Cut Tile Saw

iQ Power Tools iQTS244 Dry Cut Tile Saw Review

iQ Power Tools is not new to the market of dust-free cutting tools. They started awhile back with machines designed to cut larger stone or block. More recently, however, they introduced the iQ Power Tools iQTS244 Dry Cut Tile Saw. This wall and floor tiling tool is unique in that it cuts ceramic, porcelain, marble, […]

Ridgid R4021 7″ Tile Saw Due in October

Ridgid Tools recently announced the release of a new product in their line of tiling tools, the Ridgid R4021 7″ Tile Saw. Intended to be an upgrade on the R4020 model, the new Ridgid R4021 offers more functionality to the task of cutting tile. The new 7″ table top wet tile saw should make its […]

Review8.7(out of 10)
Ridgid 10-Inch Wet Tile Saw In Use - Stock

Ridgid 10-Inch Wet Tile Saw Review

The Ridgid 10-Inch Wet Tile Saw has been dubbed “The Beast” by the popular tool brand. There’s a pretty good reason for it – this thing is loaded with features and has a monster of a motor. As with most wet tiles saws, there are trade-offs to be made with many seasoned Pros offering their […]

Bosch TC10 Tile Saw Review

Bosch TC10 Tile Saw Review

As a longtime player in every other aspect of professional building and installation tools, it should come as no big surprise that Bosch introduced a wet saw for cutting tile and thin stone. This Bosch TC10 tile saw review looks at this 10-inch blade saw and sees if it can compete with the best full-size professional tile saws on the market. […]

Review5.5(out of 10)
QEP 750XT tile saw ripping

QEP 750XT Tile Saw Review 22750Q

Having reviewed several full-size tile saws for larger undertakings (see our reviews of the Bosch TC10 tile saw and the  Ridgid R4040S 8-inch tile saw), I wanted to see what it looked like to use a smaller tabletop 7-inch tile saw. These smaller tile saws can be great for accomplishing tasks that may not require as […]

2014 Pro Tool Innovation Awards

2014 Pro Tool Innovation Awards – Corded Tools

While the cordless tools tend to make most of the buzz around here with their capabilities expanding, corded tools are far from outliving their usefulness. We still get more power through a cord than we do from most cordless tools, plus the power supply is nearly unlimited. Here’s what we found to be exciting in […]