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28 New Tools From Milwaukee

Here's a look at what Milwaukee Tools unveiled for 2017 at its annual New Product... More

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Two Must-Have Saw Stands for Finish Carpentry

Build them yourself for optimal portability and function More

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Last Minute Gift Ideas

Tools of the Trade and JLC contributor Matt Risinger puts out a holiday... More

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A Close Look at Two Chalk Lines

Framer and JLC contributing editor Tim Uhler put two Milwaukee chalk lines through... More

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Faster, Lighter Cordless Drywall Tools

Milwaukee announced a feature-packed cordless drywall gun and cutout tool at their... More

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Milwaukee Trueview LED Stand Light

Tool review from the jobsite: Milwaukee’s Trueview LED work light on a sturdy,... More

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Razorscribe Leaves a Clean Edge

Here's a handy scribing tool that doubles as a stud finder. More

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Woodworker Turned Inventor

Professional woodworker Tico Vogt invented a series of niche jigs that are as... More

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The AirShim Makes Leveling Easier

Tool review from the jobsite: This small, inflatable bag is small enough to fit... More

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What Stick Welding has in Common with Clams

5 things you need to know to perform this most macho and cerebral of trades.  More


Tool Tests

Graco Ultra Paints Small Jobs Quick

Prep-to-Finish professional painter Scott Burt weighs in on the benefits of the...

DeWalt DW079LG 20V Green Rotary Tough Laser

Tested in the snow and rain, this IP67-rated laser unit wears the “tough” name well.

Two Wedge-Style Work Boots

Golden Fox and Thorogood are affordable, lesser-known boot brands. Do they stand...

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