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    Getting The Most Out Of Your Power Tools - Making Them Last Longer'
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    Published on Jul 15, 2017
    Over the past few months I've received a number of questions and participated in several discussions related to the quality of modern power tools and how to make them last longer... your table saw, miter saw, drill press, circular saw.

    There are a number of factors that contribute to the life span of your power tools and we will look at several of them in this video. There are some factors that are out of our control like the quality of the materials used in manufacturing, the accuracy of assembly and alignments, handling of shipments, exposure to moister, and of course we can't forget luck. These we can't control. But, there are others we can control which we'll look at in this video. How to get the most out of your power tools series:
    Harbor Freight Table Saw: https://youtu.be/xtGmRtbBzYU
    Harbor Freight Miter Saw: https://youtu.be/vS7RMYC2ZDU
    Harbor Freight Drill Press: https://youtu.be/tBocHyytcIU

    Comparison video series:
    DeWalt Table Saw vs Ridgid Table Saw: https://youtu.be/AQk7Z1dt94g
    DeWalt Table Saw vs Bosch: https://youtu.be/2P76b2p9Hj0
    Dewalt 7491 RS vs. the Bosch 4100-09: https://youtu.be/oV6uC2pOEvU
    Harbor Freight Miter Saw vs Ryobi Miter Saw: https://youtu.be/Vc4XDOtE5Ck
    Harbor Freight Table Saw vs Ryobi: https://youtu.be/LCJsNCTid-E
    Harbor Freight Table Saw vs Craftsman: https://youtu.be/pLGcm4G5SDs
     
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    Will the Harbor Freight Battery work on DeWalt???
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    Published on Jul 10, 2017
    Trying to get the Harbor Freight Hercules 20v battery and the Bauer 20v battery to work on a Dewalt Drill
     
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    EVOLUTION FURY 1-B STEEL, WOOD CUTTING SAW
    Made in Poland



    Published on Jul 24, 2017
    Hi. My name is Darek and in this video I'll show you review and test EVOLUTION FURY 1-B. THIS IS NOT A PAID ADVERTISEMENT Evolution sent me this saw to test it and expressed my opinion.

    When I removed the saw from the box, it seemed to me much bigger than the saw that I had and i was not wrong, the saw is really big, has a large aluminum base, making it stable, and big handles make it easy to work even at an unusual position.

    Thanks to the 185mm multi-purpose disc, we can cut almost anything we have in the workshop. Although I tried to cut only wood, steel and aluminum, but we can also cut copper, brass, plastic, plexiglasy , etc.

    Several times I happened to cut old unnecessary boards with my old saw and they had nails, unfortunately the disc had to be given to the uncle to sharpen, but with this saw isn't that problem. As you can see, the board even with a great deal of nails and trimmings cut off easily.

    Cutting steel with this tool is really easy. There is no spark, high and dangerous rotation, only quick and easy cutting.

    In my opinion, the saw is a very good solution for DIYers.

    Thank to Evolution for sending the saw and giving us the opportunity to express our opinion.
     
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    Yardforce YF1600A Pressure Washer
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    Published on Jul 27, 2017
    We take a look at the new portable 1600 PSi pressure washer form Yardforce. FOr more visit https://www.yardforceusa.com/yf1600a1...
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    Southwire MAXTERM 6-Ton Cable Cutter SCU6-S
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    Published on Jul 28, 2017
    Check out this bad boy powered by Milwaukee. This tool will pretty much cut though any cable you throw at it . Hydraulics in the palm of your hand!
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    I have two of these saws and love them. I got the saw, a battery and a bag for 199.99 shipped to the door at a CPO tool sale. I haven't picked up one of my other battery saws since and would seriously recommend that everyone try one. Dewalt has a 90 day no questions asked return policy so try and then decide to buy or return.
     
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    Harbor Freight -VS- Home Depot ( Yukon - VS - Husky ) 46" 9-Drawer Workstations
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    Published on Aug 2, 2017
    Online they look the same ---- but are they? We bought both of these 9-drawer mobile workstations from Home Depot & Harbor Freight thinking that they were identical, but it turns out we were wrong.....they are not the same.....not even close!

    Which toolbox are you using? Between these two, which is the better deal?

    The Husky # 763089 @ $298? --- http://www.homedepot.com/p/Husky-46-i...

    The Yukon # 63532 @ $299? --- https://www.harborfreight.com/46-in-9...

    Check out the video to see them side-by-side & you will quickly see which one is a better box!
     
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    TOOL REVIEW - Evolution RAGE2 Chop Saw
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    Published on Aug 3, 2017
    See full specs here;
    http://www.evolutionpowertools.com/us...

    See my other EVOLUTION tool reviews;

    Concrete saw
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WiT0B...

    Metal chop saw
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Usox...

    Rage3 sliding miter saw
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E-aDN...

    Metal circular saw
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fwS6h...

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    UNBOXING Brushcutter MTD Smart BC 33
    Garden and Forest



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    UNBOXING Brushcutter MTD Smart BC 33
    Kosa spalinowa MTD Smart BC 33
    Mașină de tuns motor MTD Smart BC 33
    Брусхцуттер МТД Смарт БЦ 33
     
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    UNBOXING Grass Trimmer MTD 500
    Garden and Forest



    Published on Aug 19, 2017
    UNBOXING Grass Trimmer MTD 500
     
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    TEST Brushcutter MTD Smart BC FIRST START!!!
    Garden and Forest



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    TEST Brushcutter MTD Smart BC 33 FIRST START!!!
     
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    TEST TRIMMER MTD 500 FIRST START!!!
    Garden and Forest



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    TEST TRIMMER MTD 500 FIRST START!!!
     
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    Makita 18v LXT Brushless Compact Router Review | XTR01Z
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    Price the Makita XTR01Z Compact Router on Amazon: http://amzn.to/2w8qUvl
    Compact/Trim Routers - In our opinion, compact routers or trim routers are an essential part of the woodworking shop. We use them for a variety of tasks from light to medium duty material removal. They are typically used for edge work that can consist of flush trimming laminate, flush trimming edge banding, edge profile (round-overs, chamfers, decorate edge profiles), and solid edge banding joinery. We take it a step further in our woodworking shop. We use trim routers for nearly 90 percent of our routing needs. We find us using a traditionally sized router for larger joinery tasks and that is a rare occurrence as we tend to pick the table saw or router table for those tasks.

    Compact/Trim routers really shine is the fine detailed work. Inlays and hinge mortise work are their bread and butter. Why would you want to use a large, bulky, heavy router to do a task that needs precision? You don't! A trim router provides a nice small package that can complete the tasks without the extra bulk and horsepower that isn't needed. One thing we should touch on though is weight. When doing precision work with a router, weight can sometimes provide an increased level of control. For instance, when you have a 1/8" straight bit installed into your router, it doesn't provide enough grab when compared to a 1/2" bit. A bit of a heavier router will help prevent that grab from you losing control.

    Makita 18v LXT Brushless Compact Router XTR01Z

    Makita has delivered something to the woodworking and professional world that we have all been waiting for. A professional compact or trim router. A unit that has a build quality that can stand up to the workload of a professional woodworking shop or the beating to and from and on the job site. With a solid aluminum body and base, right out of the box we commented on the build quality and feel of the unit. Powered by Makita's 18-volt LXT battery platform, the corded power meets the cordless convenience in a compact router. The Makita BL brushless motor is to praise for the longer run time, increased power and speed, and longer tool life.

    Features and Specs

    18-volt LXT Battery Platform
    Two-button on/off system
    Variable speed dial (10,000-30,000 RPMs)
    Aluminum body and base
    Rack and Pinion mechanism
    Rubber Over-molded grip
    Clear plastic dust shroud
    1/4" Collet
    Edge guide
    Plethora of accessories
     
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    Dewalt DCN680 20volt MAX 18 Gauge Brad Nailer
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    Price the Dewalt 20volt MAX 18 Gauge Brad Nailer on Amazon: http://amzn.to/2vRG8Gk
    The DEWALT DCN680 18 Gauge Brad Nailer drives 18 Gauge brad nails from 5/8" to 2-1/8". This model is a continuation of the cordless nailer line from Dewalt. The 18 guage brad is ideal for fastening decorative molding, casing, kitchen crown, and shoe molding. Like the other nailers in the Dewsalt line, this has a brushless motor. Dewalt wants the DCN680 to work on battery power alone, leaving the user to forget about gas or hoses. This tool is great for punch lists or smaller jobs! You will love it in your shop as there is no hose to trip over! Dewalt also made the nose smaller so the user can see the nail placement easier.
     
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    Harbor Freight 1720# Super Duty Utility Trailer Long Term Review
    R.J.'s workshop



    Published on Aug 23, 2017
    Here I review the Harbor Freight 1720 # utility trailer after 7 years of use.
     
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    Milwaukee M12 Charger and USB Portable Power Source Review
    Doresoom Reviews



    Published on Aug 27, 2017
    Milwaukee finally added M12 charge capability to their heated gear adapter model 48-59-1201!

    Thanks to Milwaukee and Home Depot for providing a review sample.
     
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    Ridgid and Ryobi Deals at the Depot !!!!!
    TOOL BOSS



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    Craftsman Project Calclulator
    On The Workbench



    Published on Sep 3, 2017
    I quick look at the Craftsman Project Calculator #39749, a "tool" that I'm pretty sure will make a top ten list for tools I regret buying. This calculator is supposed to help make common calculations easier, but lacks trigonometric functions (Sine, Cosine, Tangent), and Pi is buried. Save your money and buy a TI instead

    A much better option TI-30X IIS
    http://amzn.to/2wx1LMs

    Similar project calculator on Amazon:
    http://amzn.to/2wwETga
    (Link supports this channel)
     
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    Testing Chinese VICES and CLAMPS
    Made in Poland



    Published on Sep 4, 2017
    Subtitles will be available shortly :)
    Hi. My name is Darek and in this video I'll show you test the tools I recently ordered.
    Clamps and vices are not the highest quality, but as for products produced in the PRC, positively surprised me.

    Corner Tool: https://goo.gl/rnGiH4
    MYTEC Rectangular Clamp: https://goo.gl/X4HwdC
    Plat Nose Pliers: https://goo.gl/vwfHSm
    Aluminum Vise Clamp: https://goo.gl/S9gEB8

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    Testing NEJE DK - 8 - FKZ 1500mW LASER ENGRAVER
    Made in Poland



    Published on Sep 7, 2017
    Available here: https://goo.gl/n3wHdv
    Save money using this code: PiotrNEJE
    Hey. In today's test I will present you NEJE DK-8 - FKZ 1500mW Laser Engraver CNC Printer.
    The package arrived in very good condition and the device was very well protected.
    Installation of the software turned out to be very simple, several clicks and the engrawer was ready to use.
    All you have to do is to simply copy and paste the image and the software will do the trick for you.

    I like to test new things and it turned out to be really cool.
    Let me know what you think about it. And do you like such things too?

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    Dewalt 20 Volt Max Cordless Framing Nailer Review by @GettinJunkDone
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    Published on Sep 14, 2017
    This cordless framing nail gun has quickly become one of my favorite tools. It is truly a time saver!

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    WorldLawn 32" Walk Behind Mower | Full Review
    The Lawn Care Nut



    Published on Sep 18, 2017
    This is my review of the WorldLawn 32” walk behind mower with Honda engine option. WorldLawn sent me this mower in exchange for the review.
    Here is the mower I reviewed in the video, although the picture on their website is out-dated:
    http://www.worldlawn.com/products/wal...
    Here is the same mower on the Home Depot website:
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    Hitachi 18v Nail Guns - 15Ga & 16Ga Finishing Nailers - NT1865DBSL & NT1865DBAL
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    oztooltalk review the latest 18V finishing nailers to the market, the 15-Gauge NT1865DBAL and 16-Gauge NT1865DBSL from Hitachi. Coming with 6Ah batteries, these nail guns aren't light, but otherwise seem to be amazing units.
     
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    Milwaukee M18 Fuel (GEN 2) vs. Makita Brushless Impact Wrench Lag Bolt Face Off
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    Toro TimeMaster - Full Review
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    This video is sponsored by Toro. It would be the same even if it was not sponsored. This is the mower I have been wanting and it delivered 100% on my expectations.
    https://goo.gl/4rg67m
     
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    Scag Vride 2 First Full Review From B&B Lawn Care
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    EVOLUTION EVO230 Steel Cutting Circular Saw - REVIEW
    Made in Poland



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    Hi. My name is Darek and in this video I'll show you my review about EVOLUTION EVO230 Steel Cutting Circular Saw
    Here you can bay this saw - http://amzn.to/2wXBgle
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    Just got one of these: I wish I would have bought one before I did my steel roof repair/install back over Labor Day. Driving hundreds of screws with my old drill driver about wrecked my right elbow. I have been staying away from treasure hunting until the damn tendons heal up.
    This B&D isn't in the league of the Makita and Milwaukee impact drivers but hell, neither am I and this costs half as much. It also has really good reviews.
    It's small, has good balance and great battery life. Aftermarket 20v lithium batteries are pretty cheap too.

    BLACK+DECKER BDCI20C 20V MAX Lithium Impact Driver
    137 customer reviews | 49 answered questions
    Price: $59.99 & FREE Shipping. Details

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    https://www.amazon.com/BLACK-DECKER-BDCI20C-Lithium-Impact/dp/B00JJ3QY9A
     
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    DEWALT DCC2560T1 FlexVolt 60V Max 2.5 Gallon Cordless Air Compressor Kit Review
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    Published on Sep 28, 2017
    Price the DEWALT DCC2560T1 FlexVolt 60V Max 2.5 Gallon Cordless Air Compressor Kit on Amazon: http://amzn.to/2wVJrPg
    Dewalt Cordless Compressor - The DEWALT DCC2560T1 FlexVolt 60V Max 2.5 Gallon Cordless Air Compressor Kit gives users the option to go cordless without sacrificing performance. The performance of the air compressor and capacity of the tank allow for uses in trim carpentry along with recreation use. We put this air compressor through many tests to give you an idea if its performance will suit your needs. Make sure to watch our YouTube video to see the testing.

    No joke, the DEWALT FlexVolt 60V 2.5 Gallon Cordless Air Compressor performs as if it was a corded air compressor of similar size but offers all of the convenience and portability of cordless. If you like to use small and lightweight pneumatic tools, this air compressor allows you to cut the power cord but keep the hose. Runtime with the included FlexVolt 6.0Ah battery (really a 60-volt 2.0 Ah battery) was excellent and we believe it will run a full workday for many users on a single battery charge. There is a gauge that lets you know the pressure in the tank next to, what DEWALT calls, a OneTurn Regulator that allows you to choose the PSI output with a dial. Just like many new DEWALT tools, this air compressor is made in the USA with global materials.

    Features

    Up to 1,220 nails per charge
    Brushless motor paired with a heavy-duty oil-free pump
    OneTurn regulator for fast, accurate pressure adjustments
    Lightweight and portable at only 21.5 lbs
    Heavy-duty roll cage for jobsite application
    Compressor Made in the USA with Global Materials
    79 dBA operational noise level (tested per ISO 3477)
    1.2 SCFM @ 90 PSI (tested per ISO 1217)
    2.5 Gallon Compressor

    What each person expects out of a 2.5 gallon air compressor might be different, but this is a small compressor that is meant to work in small jobs. This unit will not supply a framing crew, nor will it run an impact wrench with its 1.2 scfm output at 90 PSI. Using this air compressor as it was designed to be used, for small nailers or to complete small jobs without a cord, it performs flawlessly. The battery life is surprising and if you need more runtime, one can always upgrade to the DEWALT FlexVolt 9.0Ah battery.

    We used this compressor with 18 and 16 gauge nails testing the 2.5 gallon air tank to see how many nails we could shoot without the compressor going into recovery mode. We were able to shoot fifteen 18 gauge and ten 16 gauge nails before the compressor tank dipped below the 100 psi mark triggering the pump to turn on and return the tank to 135 PSI.

    While you can use this air compressor for household use, including topping of automotive tires with air and filling up other items, the performance will still be limited by the size of the tank and the 1.2 scfm output. This compressor will be happy to live and run every day on the jobsite or sit in the garage or trailer as a backup unit. Having the option to cut the cord or have a compressor in a remote area is awesome and DEWALT designed this compressor to perform as if it was corded!

    Kit Includes

    DCC2560 Cordless Air Compressor
    (1) DCB606 FlexVolt 6Ah Lithium-Ion Battery
    Fast Charger
     

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