Cutting Tools

Cutting Metal Roofing
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Cutting Metal Roofing

What tool works best for cutting roofing to fit a valley? John La Torre Jr., a... More

Cut Rigid Foam Dust-Free
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Cut Rigid Foam Dust-Free

Bullet Tools redesigned its blades made for dust-free cutting of rigid foam. More

Choosing a Diamond Blade
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Choosing a Diamond Blade

We cover everything from understanding how they're made to knowing how things like... More

Makita's Portable, Pressurized Water Tank
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Makita's Portable, Pressurized Water Tank

Here's a water tank from Makita that comes with a pressure indicator, quick... More

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Diablo Tools’ New Carbide Tooth Blades

Tools of the Trade contributor Michael Springer shares his observations from Diablo's media event at STAFDA 2015. More

Two New Grinders from DeWalt
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Two New Grinders from DeWalt

DeWalt announced two cutoff tools ergonomically designed for sideways cutting. More

Kett KL-200 Double-Cut Shears
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Kett KL-200 Double-Cut Shears

A sacrificial waste strip prevents the finished piece from warping during the cut. More

Reader Question: Cutting Large Cast Iron Pipe
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Reader Question: Cutting Large Cast Iron Pipe

How do you cut cast iron pipe when using other methods like a reciprocating saw... More

Tags: Plumbing, Saws
Vintage Handsaws
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Vintage Handsaws

These humble hand tools still have a role for many carpenters, but you have to... More

Prison Escape Tools
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Prison Escape Tools

How long would it take to cut your way out of a maximum security prison with a... More

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Tool Tests

Two Work Jackets Reviewed

Contributing editor Tim Uhler torments the Grundens Neptune and Helly Hansen's...

Sawzall Vs. Flexvolt

How do the Milwaukee and DeWalt reciprocating saws match up?

DeWalt Cordless FlexVolt Recip Saw

After testing the Milwaukee Fuel Sawzall, a small crew of framers in the Pacific...

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