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Makita XPK01Z 18V LXT Lithium-Ion Cordless Planer Review

Makita is one of the two major brands that manufacture powerful battery-powered tools. With DeWalt as their main competitors, they really have to step up their game every time they put out a new product. The person who ultimately wins from this healthy competition is the end-user. Models like the […]

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DEWALT DCP580B 20V MAX Brushless Planer Review

DeWalt has been the leader in battery-powered tools for quite some time now and they keep improving the way their cordless tools work. With recent battery developments, their 20V batteries have a strong enough power delivery to put them on par with their corded competitors. The DEWALT DCP580B 20V MAX […]

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PORTER-CABLE PC60THP 6-Amp Hand Planer Review

Coming second on my list is yet another budget planer that is trying to compete with the big boys in the face of DeWalt, Makita, and Bosch. Still, this PORTER-CABLE PC60THP 6-Amp Hand Planer offers enough functionality and convenience for any woodworking looking for a starters tool. If you are […]

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WEN 6534 8-Amp Electric Hand Planer Review

Good budget planers are few and far between nowadays, since most models are carrying an expensive price tag. The WEN 6534 8-Amp Electric Hand Planer, though, is a good example of what I consider a well-rounded tool that won’t cost you an arm and a leg. It is the perfect […]