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Thorlo Unisex Uniform Crew Sock
Thorlo Unisex Uniform Crew Sock
Price: $13.00 - $19.99

4 of 5 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars comfortable but very short lived, May 15, 2011
These are very comfortable socks. Hard to find any that are softer than these. The price you pay is in a sock that wears through very quickly. I had holes in the toes after a matter of weeks. I have gotten more than eight times the wear out of Wigwam and Fox River brand socks.
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Bosch HC8526 2-5/8-Inch x 22-Inch SDS Max Core Cutter
Bosch HC8526 2-5/8-Inch x 22-Inch SDS Max Core Cutter
Price: $139.00
10 used & new from $129.99

1 of 3 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars good core bit if all you have is a hammer drill, May 13, 2011
I know many people already have a hammer drill and these carbide core bits will do the job if the material can be cut safely with a hammer action. For either materials where we don't want to take a chance with cracking or blowing out the back or where speed is important I much prefer that our guys use a dry cutting diamond core bit attached to an angle grinder. When working on a ladder they are two feet closer to the wall which makes the operation a lot safer.

With a diamond core bit there is no risk of having a large hole on the other side and it is a lot faster and time is money. The 2 5/8 diameter is perfect for ABS pipe and I was very pleased to see that Blue Boar is making dry cutting diamond core bits in this size along with a 3 5/8 inch size.

Cutting depth is also something to think about. With the carbide core bits the depth is less than 4 inches. With diamond core bits it is 10 inches for the Blue Boar and at least 8 inches for most other ones.

BLUE BOAR 2-5/8" (67mm) Dry Cutting Diamond Core Bit
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Carhartt Men's Journeyman Belt
Carhartt Men's Journeyman Belt
Price: $22.95 - $28.00

3 of 5 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars leather splitting apart after a month's use, May 3, 2011
Bought the belt and it looked great but after wearing it for a month the leather started splitting apart. Now it looks like my dog has been chewing on it - and he is innocent. Next time I get a Filson as I expect my belts to outlast me.


Blue Boar TUH-14 - See NEW MODEL Blue Boar Master Combo Kit-11 ASIN B0088IF4O8 Part number HP1602 NAIL RESISTANT -- REPLACES Blue Boar TUH-14 which is DISCONTINUED
Blue Boar TUH-14 - See NEW MODEL Blue Boar Master Combo Kit-11 ASIN B0088IF4O8 Part number HP1602 NAIL RESISTANT -- REPLACES Blue Boar TUH-14 which is DISCONTINUED

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Ultra fast hole cutting in almost anything, January 5, 2011
With the exception of steel these hole cutters will blast their way through most materials. I have used them on wood, particle board, oriented strand board, plywood, Hardie board, concrete backer board, Ipe, sheetrock, pressure treat, and fiberglass on various jobs and they cut very fast and the cut piece usually falls out of the hole cutters which speeds things up considerably. Most cuts take 4-5 seconds even with inch thick material and no time is needed to clear out the cut piece and start on the next hole.

Cutting depth is exceptional at more than 2 1/4 inches which is half inch deeper than any bi-metal hole saw. Makes it easy to cut through very thick materials and even use them on triple top plates where in the past I used a Hole Hawg heavy duty drill with a selfeed bit. No I can use these Blue Boar hole cutters and a 18 volt cordless drill no matter what I am drilling or the size of the hole.

Excellent heavy duty case and kit includes an arbor adapter and 4 different pilot bits for tile, wood, masonry, and hard materials like fiberglass where a twist bit is good. Case holds a hole saw up to 4-5/8 inch diameter which allows for 4" pipe entrance holes.

Tungsten carbide teeth cut fast and I have not needed to sharpen them after months of daily use. Big difference compared to the Big Hawg hole cutters that I was having to sharpen continually. Big step up in performance compared to bi-metal hole saws and best part is being able to use a cordless drill for everything.


Milwaukee 49-56-0300 Hole Saw 4-3/8-Inch
Milwaukee 49-56-0300 Hole Saw 4-3/8-Inch
Offered by DataAlchemy
Price: $44.79
4 used & new from $39.99

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Only 1" cutting depth, November 30, 2010
Advertised as 1-3/4 inch cutting depth but the Milwaukee 4-3/8" (and all the others) have a cutting depth of less than 1". Better than Greenless but a lot less than the Lenox or Morse grit hole saws. Bought this to cut ceiling holes in plaster for some Juno recessed light cans but the plaster and wood lath was too thick and the hole saw bottomed out before it cut all the way through.

Even the Hole Pro adjustable hole cutters have a greater cutting depth at 1-1/8" and one hole cutter can be used for every recessed can light cutout from 2" up to 9" in size.


LENOX 25464-64HC 4-Inch One Tooth Wood Hole Cutter
LENOX 25464-64HC 4-Inch One Tooth Wood Hole Cutter
Offered by MDSToolSales
Price: $33.00
8 used & new from $25.00

2 of 4 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars unbalanced hole cutter - drill press only, October 20, 2010
This is a very old design that with its single tooth is not a well balanced hole cutter and I have used these with a hand drill only when there was no other choice. The hole cutters with 3 or more teeth have much better balance and cut more evenly and there is not all the jerking when a tooth catches. With only one high speed steel tooth the hole cutter dulls quickly if use on anything other than soft woods.


Hole Pro Hole Saw Dust Shield & Arbor Adapter with Cut Depth Control -use with any 1/2" or 5/8" threaded hole saw up to 2-1/2" deep and 6-1/4" diameter
Hole Pro Hole Saw Dust Shield & Arbor Adapter with Cut Depth Control -use with any 1/2" or 5/8" threaded hole saw up to 2-1/2" deep and 6-1/4" diameter
Offered by The Hole Cutter Store
Price: $96.90

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars super value for the quality, October 20, 2010
I have one of the Starrett cowl kits that cost me over $170 but worked to control dust when using a carbide hole saw to cut in for recessed ceiling lights or cutting in wall tile in a kitchen or bathroom. After the Starrett cowl kit went missing I looked for another one but found this setup instead. The shield is big enough for a hole saw and yet fits in places where the Starrett was too big to fit. The shield has slots which catch the dust so I can see better and the orange knob on the Hole Pro shield (not the Starrett cowl kit) lets me control how deep the hole cutter cuts. This is useful when cutting out holes in walls for pancake boxes so I don't cut more than I need to cut for the box. The arbor has both 1/2" and 5/8" threads and nothing to change or lose like the Starrett kit.


BLUE BOAR 2" (51mm) Stucco-Wood & FRP / fiberglass Tungsten Carbide Tipped TCT Hole Saw with 7/16" shank (M16 Thread), 5/16" (8mm) carbide pilot bit, and ejection spring
BLUE BOAR 2" (51mm) Stucco-Wood & FRP / fiberglass Tungsten Carbide Tipped TCT Hole Saw with 7/16" shank (M16 Thread), 5/16" (8mm) carbide pilot bit, and ejection spring
Offered by The Hole Cutter Store
Price: $61.95

4.0 out of 5 stars cuts stucco, metal lath, and wood!!, October 20, 2010
Normally it is a pain to make a hole in stucco here in California where there is a layer of mortar over metal lath and then a layer of wood sheathing that is either plywood or oriented strand board. I used to line drill the stucco and then use a bi-metal hole saw to cut through the metal lath and the wood to make my hole. I figured 15 minutes minimum for each hole and larger holes could easily take 40 minutes or more. Happy to find a Relton stucco hole cutter that would cut through everything in one pass but they were very expensive. Found these Blue Boar stucco hole saws and gave them a try on my last job and they worked as good as the Relton but they cost a lot less. They come with a strong pilot bit and I have never broken one and the ejection spring pushes the cut pieces out (stucco comes out easily but for the wood the spring helps). I like that it comes complete with the hole cutter, the arbor, pilot bit, and ejection spring, which is rare with hole cutters.


Toshiba 19CV100U 19-Inch 720p LCD/DVD Combo TV (Black Gloss)
Toshiba 19CV100U 19-Inch 720p LCD/DVD Combo TV (Black Gloss)

25 of 25 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Picture is fine but max volume is low, October 13, 2010
As an all in one LCD TV and DVD player with audio it costs little more than a similar size monitor. Easy to access the DVD slot and the controls even when it is mounted with a wall bracket (where it uses an industry standard bolt pattern and the base is easily removed).

Menu for switching modes when stated up is more than a little confusing and if you cut power to the TV completely at the wall you have to re-input settings and source. I plug everything into power strips that have surge protection and turn the power off for electronic equipment not in use to save energy and protect the equipment for surges courtesy of my local power company.

Sound is low for listening in anything but a quiet space and from 5-6 feet from the screen. Adding a separate sound system, even a cheap one, will make it a lot more pleasurable to use the Toshiba for watching movies on DVD's.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars seam weld causes cutting problems, October 12, 2010
I bought the Malco when I was in a bind on a job with Hardi board to cut holes for dryer vents. The Malco has tungsten carbide teeth and cuts the Hardi cement board quickly. I used it on plywood subflooring at it would grab a lot and when I examined the hole cutter I could see a seam were the metal used for the side of the hole saw was welded and the weld stuck out from the side. All the paint was off the weld from where it rubbed against the plywood as it cut down. For the price I was expecting better quality.


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