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Tim Uhler

Tim Uhler

Tim Uhler is a lead carpenter for Pioneer Builders in Port Orchard, Washington. He is a regular contributor to JLC and Tools of the Trade.

Tim Uhler's Posts

A Hiker-Style Boot From Oliver A Hiker-Style Boot From Oliver

Contributing editor Tim Uhler tested out the Oliver Mid Industrial Hiker, a vented steel-toe workboot from a company you may not be familiar with. Read more

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DeWalt Cordless Positive Placement Nailer DeWalt Cordless Positive Placement Nailer

Framing contractor Tim Uhler put the Cordless DeWalt DCN693M1 to the test. Here's what he thought about its features and its convenience. Read more

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A Close Look at Two Chalk Lines A Close Look at Two Chalk Lines

Framer and JLC contributing editor Tim Uhler put two Milwaukee chalk lines through the paces and weather while framing in the Pacific Northwest. Here’s what he and his crew found. Read more

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Field Tested: Stabila LAX300 Laser Field Tested: Stabila LAX300 Laser

After testing several laser levels over the years, Tim Uhler gives the Stabila LAX300 a thorough look at its features, accuracy, and durability. Read more

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Tool Test: The Roan Dust-Collecting Saw Tool Test: The Roan Dust-Collecting Saw

Here’s a look at Roan’s self-contained dust collecting circular saw, designed to collect fiber cement dust without a vacuum. Read more

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Tool Tests

Tested: Cordless 18-Gauge Brad Nailers

Do gas-powered cordless nailers have some serious competition from their...

Porter-Cable PCC790LA Cordless Brad Nailer

Here's a look at how the Porter-Cable battery-powered brad nailer fared when...

Hitachi NT50GSP9 Cordless Brad Nailer

Here's a look at how the Hitachi gas-powered cordless brad nailer fared when...

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