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Bosch through that piece of MDF with or without sawdust

Advantages: Easy to use, well made, strong, good enough DIY power and a good price
Disadvantages: none, unless you're after an industrial saw

Anyone that read my last review will know that I have just invested in a new jigsaw. No, not a thousand piece one that, when finished, will resemble the picture of the leaning tower of Buxton, or what ever the picture on the box is supposed to be. I am ta ...

blissman70 24.06.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Bosch PST 700 PE - Jig Saw

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It's not the one Elton John sang about is it..????

Advantages: Good power, nice weight, safe and easy to use
Disadvantages: no dust extraction nozzle... so you'll need a brush

I like to use tools when it comes to doing a bit of DIY. It makes life a lot easier as I find hitting a nail into a wall using my forehead tends to hurt quite a bit, or trying to screw in a bolt with my teeth tends to make my dentist spit venom at me more ...

blissman70 18.06.2013 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Makita 5704 RK

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Using my Scorpion powered Hand saw made sawing jobs so easy.

Advantages: It can replace a normal handsaw and be used in more awkward places.
Disadvantages: It's a bit noisy if you use it late at night!

I bought this saw from B&Q as it was on special offer for about £30 and it came with 3 blades. The big one for normal wood cutting, a narrow one to use as a jigsaw, where you insert the blade downwards but I found it difficult to use as a jigsaw as the ha ...

neeley4519 26.02.2016 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Black & Decker KS 890 EK Scorpion - All Purpose Saw

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One Hell of a failure when it comes to cutting through wood

Advantages: Good weight, extra bits, guides included and easy to use
Disadvantages: Motor over heats quickly, blades stop spinning and just has not got the stamina needed

I like DIY, especially if Iíve got the right tools for the job in hand. Which is why I decided to invest in a mini circular saw as the big beast that I usually use were a little too cumbersome for the job I had in mind. So this is when I stumbled upon a ...

blissman70 02.04.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Einhell BT-CS 860L 860W

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If you saw this you'd be amazed at what you actually saw

Advantages: Easy to use, powerful, sturdy, safe and a brand you can trust
Disadvantages: none really

Iím a bit of a fanatic when it comes to finding quality tools that can help me in my DIY jobs, making what could be a tricky job as simple as breathing. But finding the right tool is a bit of a task in itself, as I well know as Iíve bought both good and b ...

blissman70 28.06.2012 ∑ Read full review
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Review of DeWalt Dc390 - 18V Cordless Circular Saw

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