Tool Tests

  • Lenox Cutting Blades

    I knew LENOX had been providing quality blades for the building industry for a long time, but I had no idea their story went back as far as 1915 when they...

  • Simpson Strong-Tie Strong-Drive Sdwc & Sdws

    Simpson Strong-Tie has been providing a vast range of framing anchors and hangers for connecting top and bottom plates, rafters and trusses for a while now. As much as there has...

  • Paslode IM 250S-LI Impulse Trimmaster Bradder

    By now you would have to be a first-year apprentice or hiding under a rock for the past two decades to not be familiar with the Paslode Impulse range. The first...

  • Kango MXM Fasteners

    When you’re onsite and pushing hard to get the job done, nothing is more annoying than snapping or burring bits and fasteners. This problem can slow things down to a painful...

  • Bosch Blue Gws 18v-125 Psc

    It’s no secret the traditional power switch on angle grinders has been far from perfect. My experiences over the years have been that they can be harder to turn on than...

  • Leica DISTO S910

    Words / Matt Page. Images / Jamie Gray The Leica DISTO S910 is a very impressive little machine that will make you wonder how you ever worked without one… it’s seriously...

  • Bosch Blue GWS 19 Angle Grinder

    Words / Matt Page. Images / Jamie Gray Don’t let its size fool you! Bosch Blue’s GWS 19 is a small angle grinder with a very powerful 1900W motor. You would...