Tool industry news & reviews by professionals

Tool industry news & reviews by professionals

Welcome to Tool Box Buzz! A website dedicated to in depth coverage of tool industry news from the perspective of real PROFESSIONALS. Two seasoned construction Pros; Todd Fratzel and Robert Robillard head up a team of Pros and Serious DIY editors offering: editorials, product reviews, and high quality videos. Our team of Pros have daily access to all types of residential and commercial construction projects including: renovations, remodeling, demolition and new construction.

Head-To-Head

Impact Driver Head to Head

Impact Driver Head to Head Evaluation There’s no doubt that Impact Drivers have completely changed the construction industry and drastically improved both productivity and quality. Impact drivers allow users to more quickly install threaded fasteners while avoiding damage to the fasteners. In our latest head to head testing we’ve selected ten full size impact drivers […]

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Saws

SKILSAW Southpaw Circular Saw

SKILSAW 7-1/4 In. SPT67M801 SIDEWINDER Circular Saw Review Lately it seems that I’ve mostly been talking to you guys about cordless tools. Not today…. As an “East Coast” contractor I’m accustomed to working with a right-bladed side-winder saws, but SKILSAW SOUTHPAW provides visibility that’s hard to deny, with the durability of a worm drive. SKILSAW […]

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Cordless Tools

Milwaukee M12 LED Flood Light

Milwaukee M12 LED Flood Light Job-site Lighting or more specifically task lighting is critical on any type of job-site today. The proper lighting ensures you work safely and efficiently. As the industry continues to improve and promote cordless tools at a record pace, they are bringing jobsite lighting solutions along for the crazy ride. Recently […]

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Tool Accessories

Festool Domino Connectors

Festool Domino Joiner Integrates Stable, Detachable, Connectors New fasteners enable quick assembly – and disassembly – of heavy pieces The new Festool Domino XL Connectors can create flat or corner joints providing simple and quick connections without the need for templates or complex measuring. Colored cover caps provide high-quality corner connection appearance. Available as a […]

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Nailer/Stapler

Everwin Pneumatic Pin Nailer P650

Everwin 23 Gauge Micro Pin Nailer P6540 Review We recently took a look at the Everwin Pneumatic Pin Nailer P650. Everwin nailers are fairly new to the market, and have been building their catalog of pneumatic nailers and staplers, since 2012. Everwin is producing the following collated fastening tools: Wide crown construction staplers Medium crown […]

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    Power Tools

    Bosch Starlock Max OMT -1

    BOSCH STARLOCK MAX OSCILLATING TOOL

    BOSCH STARLOCK MAX OSCILLATING TOOL Having a corded oscillating multi tool (OMT) on the jobsite today or even in the workshop is very common. When Bosch introduced the STARLOCK Max, I was intrigued because blade changing is frustrating and takes a lot of time on my current oscillating multi tool. Using BOSCH STARLOCK MAX OMT […]

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    Air Tools

    Everwin Pneumatic Pin Nailer P650

    Everwin 23 Gauge Micro Pin Nailer P6540 Review We recently took a look at the Everwin Pneumatic Pin Nailer P650. Everwin nailers are fairly new to the market, and have been building their catalog of pneumatic nailers and staplers, since 2012. Everwin is producing the following collated fastening tools: Wide crown construction staplers Medium crown […]

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    Hand Tools

    Empire Digital Level -1

    Empire Digital Level True Blue 24″

    EMPIRE DIGITAL LEVEL TRUE BLUE 24” The brand new 24” Empire Digital level has hit the market. This is the newest addition to Empires already impressive line of hand levels. There is a full line of these digital levels and they are the industries first auto calibrating digital level. DIGITAL LEVELS LOADED WITH FEATURES We received […]

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    Measuring & Layout

    Empire Digital Level -1

    Empire Digital Level True Blue 24″

    EMPIRE DIGITAL LEVEL TRUE BLUE 24” The brand new 24” Empire Digital level has hit the market. This is the newest addition to Empires already impressive line of hand levels. There is a full line of these digital levels and they are the industries first auto calibrating digital level. DIGITAL LEVELS LOADED WITH FEATURES We received […]

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    Cordless Tools

    M12 LED Flood Light -1

    Milwaukee M12 LED Flood Light

    Milwaukee M12 LED Flood Light Job-site Lighting or more specifically task lighting is critical on any type of job-site today. The proper lighting ensures you work safely and efficiently. As the industry continues to improve and promote cordless tools at a record pace, they are bringing jobsite lighting solutions along for the crazy ride. Recently […]

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    Automotive

    Milwaukee 52″ Mobile Work Bench Review

    52″ Mobile Work Station with Wood Top Milwaukee’s new 52″ Mobile Work Bench (Model 48-22-8552) provides yet another storage solution for work shops combined with a great work bench surface. This new model features a 1.25″ thick wood top (that’s reversible) that’s elevated to allow clamping on three sides. Not only is this a great […]

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    Lawn & Garden

    DEWALT 40V XR Brushless 16″ Chain Saw

    Dewalt DCCS690H1 Cordless Chain Saw Review When it came to trimming branches or cutting down trees I used to be completely dreading the task on hand.  Having a gas powered chain saw means storing a gas/oil mix. Then praying the chain saw would start when needed and possible get some nice blisters to extract when […]

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