Shop Builds and Tools Reviews

Welcome to the workshop! On this page, you will find anything shop related. We’ll be covering limited tools, shop builds and product reviews.

Makita 18-Volt Circular Saw with DIY portable dust collection

Makita uses two 18-Volt batteries to make the XSHO6PT a 36-volt cordless circular saw. While two batteries does add more weight the biggest plus here is no cord, so you have more freedom to work if you don’t care about dust collection. I am always game for a new tool, and I really enjoy the…

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The Perfect DIY Starter Kit

When you think of most combo kits, normally it’s one or two featured powerful tools and a series of less than impressive accessories. It’s true, you want to believe that the package offers value at every turn but in most cases, you end up using very little of the actual kit. On the other hand,…

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Ridgid 16 Gallon NXT Wet Dry Vacuum

Ridgid 16 Gallon NXT Wet Dry Vacuum with a detachable blower is by far of the most powerful vacuums they’ve created, and makes it two tools in one with a large 16-gallon drum, and you’ll be able to minimize your long trips to the dumpster. So whether you are looking to upgrade or find that right vacuum…

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5 Uses for an Oscillating Multi-Tool

If you happen to have an oscillating tool and use it, then you will know this is one of the more versatile tools in the shop. A device like this can solve a lot of problems, and for that reason, I want to shed some light on some of the uses. There are many brands…

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What’s in my mobile workshop?

For a better part of 2018, I got my hand on some Milwaukee tools. If I may be honest, I mostly stayed away from them because I was always on a budget. The first tools I got my hands on were the M18 sander followed by M18Fuel Drill Set. Right away I was impressed by the…

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Fastest drill bits for wood

Experience the fastest way to blast through wood. The Bosch Daredevil spade bits are designed to drill up to 10 times faster than a conventional bit. These bits are only meant to be used for wood applications, so please keep that in mind. If you’ve never seen these before, I’d say they are worth checking…

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Husky 9-Drawer Mobile Workbench

Over the past year, space has become a huge priority, I can’t express how much I needed this workbench. Husky 46 in. 9-Drawer Mobile Workbench is not going to save my entire shop, but it will give me a ton of space to work with. This is perfect for any workshop or mechanic enthusiasts. It’s a well-built and…

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Dremel Multi-Max MM45-05

There are so many oscillating tools on the market it’s really hard to choose.  The Dremel Multi-Max MM45 is straightforward and I love how easy it is to use and it delivers the performance you will need. My favorite feature on it is the quick release lock, most oscillating tools I have owned all requires…

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Milwaukee M18 Fuel Drill Driver Combo Kit 2997-22

This is by far the best drill drive set I ever owned, just wanted to get that out of the way first. I have a few friends that swear by Milwaukee tools. The price tag on them was one of the main reason I would look at other brands. I mean let’s face the fact…

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Bosch GLM 50 CX 165’ Bluetooth Laser Measure

The Bosch GLM series is my go-to for measuring distance, room and wall layout. I have had the Bosch GLM 42 for quite some time and now I just got my hands on the BOSCH GLM 50 CX 165. There is a lot in common but the distance and Bluetooth range are what set them apart. You…

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