Other stories by Tim%20Uhler

  • Carhartt Brookville Vest

    A light vest that is good by itself and for layering.

  • Carhartt Soft Shell Hybrid Jacket

    A water-resistant jacket that’s tough enough for work and good-looking enough for play.

  • DeWalt DW0822 Layout Laser

    This combination tool shoots both lines and dots, and can be used in place of a plumb bob.

  • Stabila R Beam Level

    This high-end model has a stiff body, comfortable grip, and vials guaranteed to be accurate for life.

  • Wobble Light Work Lights

    There is no such thing as too much light on the jobsite.

  • DeWalt and Makita Jobsite Radios

    Recently, my crew and received updated versions of the DeWalt and Makita radios we tested a few years back. Here’s how they performed on the framing site.

  • Max X-Line Air Hose and Lifeline

    The Max X-Line eliminates a tripping hazard by functioning as both an air hose and a safety line.

  • Skil Mag77LT Saw

    This spring Skil released an upgraded wormdrive saw that the company says is 4 pounds lighter than the very popular SHD77.

  • Max RB397 Rebar Tier

    The grapple-like jaws of this cordless tool tie rebar so fast you can barely see it happen.

  • Keen Work Boots

    Tools of the Trade called and asked if I’d be interested in reviewing some work boots from Keen. I was sent a list of boots from their Industrial Line, and I ordered a couple of pairs each.