In a sea of mediocre products, it is hard to identify the best torque wrench. That’s what inspired us to create this guide to finding a torque wrench that suits your needs. Before we get started let’s briefly talk about what these reviews and buyer’s guide offer you, the reader. For a start we will […]
Category: Hand Tools
Everyone needs a good set of hand tools. Most people have the basics like a screwdriver, needle nose pliers, hand saw, and other common hand tools. But, there are many more different hand tools than just these, there are actually so many different hand tools that we’ve decided to create an entire category dedicated to reviewing them. Hand tools are operated (as the name suggests) by your own hand, rather than an outside power source (usually) so you don’t need to be a professional or a builder to own a good set of hand tools. They’re a necessity in every household, so pick wisely!
An adjustable wrench is an important part of any handyman’s tool collection. Furthermore having a good adjustable wrench is often the difference between a job being easy and a job being hard. Adjustable wrenches are sometimes called “crescent wrenches”, however crescent wrench is actually just a particular brand of adjustable wrench and is the same […]
For contractors, especially builders there are some tools which are simply must-haves. The framing hammer is one of these. The best framing hammer is subjective, yet most people who work with them have often settled on one brand for various reasons. If you’re still on the market looking for a good framing hammer then this […]
If you need to strip wires there’s a large variety of tools you can use, but none can properly replace a good pair of wire strippers. Wire strippers are specifically designed to remove the rubber coating from the outside of a wire, which leaves the wire still intact without the rubber sheath left on it. […]
Needle nose pliers are a type of pliers often used to cut or hold onto electrical wiring. You may have also heard of these referred to as long nose pliers depending on where you live. If you’re an electrician, tradesman of any kind, or you’re just into hobby electronics then undoubtedly you’ve heard of or […]
Those of you that partake in hobbies which require precise and accurate measuring will likely need a good digital caliper. Calipers which you read the measurement yourself with no digital numbers are also common (and cheaper) however a good pair of digital calipers has some major advantages over these. In this article we concentrate on […]