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Featured Tool Reviews:
Bosch 5412L Dual-Bevel Slide Miter Saw
There is so much to like about this saw. Being true and accurate right out of the box is a great way to start. Upon setting this saw up, we immediately checked it for accuracy on bevels and miters and found it dead-on. Plus, considering the beef that goes into tuning this beast, I think it will stay accurate for a long, long time.
The machine has a 12" blade giving you the largest cutting capacity you are going to find on a miter saw. Plus the slide feature gives you extra capacity for wide boards. According to the manufacturer's specs, you can cross cut a 4" by 12" or cut a 4" by 8" on a 45 degree miter with a little capacity to spare....
Stanley FatMax 77-153 CL2 Self-Leveling Cross Line Laser
I've tried laser levels before and was disappointed with the results. That is why I am so pleased to have found this Stanley Laser Level. The problems people often complain about laser levels is that they are not bright enough and they are difficult to use with acceptable accuracy. Those are not problems with this tool.
This tool has 5 laser settings: horizontal, vertical, vertical + horizontal crosshair, cross hair manual mode and locked cross hairs (for straight lines at any angle).... [Read More]