Category Archives: Tool & Shop Reviews

Reviews on home shop tools and supplies

Ridgid TS3660 Table Saw Review

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I know what you are thinking right about now, why review a saw they do not manufacture any longer. Oh, Ridgid® still makes table saws, just not this particular model and it is a shame. The TS3660 was one of … Continue reading

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Dewalt DW735 13″ Thickness Planer Review

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When a power tool you have relied on for about eighteen years finally gives up the ghost, a feeling of panic sets in.  What the heck am I going to do now? I’m right in the middle of an important … Continue reading

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Hitachi DS12DVF3 Drill Driver Combo Review

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“You use 12 volt cordless drills?” That is a statement I have heard a lot over the last year or so whenever someone enters my workshop. The answer is, “of course I do, don’t you”, and here is why I … Continue reading

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Ridgid R350CHA Framing Nailer Review

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At the time of purchase about five years ago, most of the stick nailers on the market were close to or over the $400 mark. Today you can buy some brands for as little as $150. The Ridgid® is now … Continue reading

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The New No Glue Tape: Film Wrap

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The New No Glue Tape: Film Wrap, save money by using film wrap for packing, bundling just about anything Continue reading

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Save a Bundle on Reconditioned Tools

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If you want to save money in the workshop, it might pay to have a look at buying reconditioned tools. For years Sears has had many items on a sale table listed as reconditioned or factory refurbished, and you can’t … Continue reading

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