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.

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Head-To-Head

Best Cordless Mid-Torque Impact Wrench Head-2-Head

Cordless Mid-Torque Impact Wrench Head-2-Head In standard fashion, the Tool Box Buzz crew got together to plan out our Head-2-Head tests based on new tool releases and your feedback. And Cordless Mid-Torque Impact Wrenches were near the top of our list. The impact wrench is an incredibly versatile tool that provides unparalleled torque and power […]

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Power Tools

Ryobi 12.5″ Thickness Planer Review

Ryobi 12.5″ 15Amp/120V Benchtop Thickness Planer (Model AP1305) Thickness planers, as we discussed in detail in our TBB benchtop planer Head-to-Head, are invaluable time and money-saving tools. They are also an essential tool for any woodworker looking to take on finish work projects like furniture or cabinetry building. Thickness planers ensure a uniform thickness for […]

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Cordless Tools

Makita XAD03PT & XAD05Z Right Angle Drill Review

Makita XAD03PT (36V) & XAD05Z (18v) 1/2″ Right Angle Drill Review Makita has recently released their new 1/2″ Right Angle Drills. When you think of right-angle drills most of us want a power cord attached for prolonged use and uninterrupted power, especially for plumbers and electricians. Some say if it’s not Milwaukee then they don’t […]

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Lawn & Garden

HART 20V Cordless Pole Saw and Hedge Trimmer Review

HART 20V Cordless Pole Saw and Hedge Trimmer Review The homeowner market for outdoor power equipment (OPE) is exploding and HART continues to bring new affordable battery-powered offerings to consumers. This tool review will focus on the HART Model HGPS011 8″ cordless pole saw and Model HGPH011VNM hedge trimmer. ToolBoxBuzz has covered many of the […]

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Measuring & Layout

Stabila LD250 Laser Distance Measurer Review

Stabila LD250 Bluetooth Laser Distance Measurer The modern alternative to the traditional tape measure is a laser distance measurer (LDM). You won’t need to rely on another person with a steady hand to conduct accurate measurements with the Stabila LD250 BT Laser Distance Measurer because LDMs can be handled by a single person across long […]

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    Power Tools

    Ryobi 12.5″ Thickness Planer Review

    Ryobi 12.5″ 15Amp/120V Benchtop Thickness Planer (Model AP1305) Thickness planers, as we discussed in detail in our TBB benchtop planer Head-to-Head, are invaluable time and money-saving tools. They are also an essential tool for any woodworker looking to take on finish work projects like furniture or cabinetry building. Thickness planers ensure a uniform thickness for […]

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    Air Tools

    Paslode 1-1/2″ Positive Placement Metal Connector Nailer Review

    Paslode F150S-PP Positive Placement Metal Connector Nailer Paslode has introduced a new more compact positive placement metal connector nailer with the release of model F150S-PP. This new design features a more compact size along with a re-designed driver blade to prevent jams. Weighing in at just over 6 lbs this new positive placement nailer is […]

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    Hand Tools

    Bessey K Body Revo Jr. Clamp Review

    Bessey K Body Revo Jr. Clamps Is there a limit to how many clamps you can have? There are those that may argue yes, but we believe it is impossible. The TBB gang believes that you can never have too much of anything. Our goal is to always have the correct tool for the job. […]

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    Measuring & Layout

    Stabila LD250 Laser Distance Measurer Review

    Stabila LD250 Bluetooth Laser Distance Measurer The modern alternative to the traditional tape measure is a laser distance measurer (LDM). You won’t need to rely on another person with a steady hand to conduct accurate measurements with the Stabila LD250 BT Laser Distance Measurer because LDMs can be handled by a single person across long […]

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    Cordless Tools

    Makita XAD03PT & XAD05Z Right Angle Drill Review

    Makita XAD03PT (36V) & XAD05Z (18v) 1/2″ Right Angle Drill Review Makita has recently released their new 1/2″ Right Angle Drills. When you think of right-angle drills most of us want a power cord attached for prolonged use and uninterrupted power, especially for plumbers and electricians. Some say if it’s not Milwaukee then they don’t […]

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    Automotive

    Magnum Rear Rack System Review

    Magnum Rear Rack System Review In May of 2021, we teamed up with the Shyft Group and did an in-depth review of the Magnum Headache Rack. Recently we teamed up with the Shyft Group again, this time for the Rear Rack System which works in conjunction with the Headache rack. Anyone who utilizes their truck […]

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    Lawn & Garden

    HART 20V Pole Saw and Trimmer Review

    HART 20V Cordless Pole Saw and Hedge Trimmer Review

    HART 20V Cordless Pole Saw and Hedge Trimmer Review The homeowner market for outdoor power equipment (OPE) is exploding and HART continues to bring new affordable battery-powered offerings to consumers. This tool review will focus on the HART Model HGPS011 8″ cordless pole saw and Model HGPH011VNM hedge trimmer. ToolBoxBuzz has covered many of the […]

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