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The 5 Best Hydraulic Bench Presses [Ranked]

Hydraulic Bench Presses

Hydraulic bench presses are primarily designed to be able to remove gears, bushings, pulleys, bearings, U-joints, ball joints and other sorts of metal forming work. These hydraulic bench presses work by lowering the bench-mounted ram press with generally around 10 tons of force for forming and pressing (Source).  Users often opt for these benchtop hydraulic presses when […]

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The 5 Best Hydraulic Pressure Test Kits [Ranked]

Hydraulic Pressure Test Kits

Hydraulic pressure test kits are essential for light and heavy duty monitoring, construction excavation maintenance as well as emergency repair. They are designed for hydraulic fault-finding as well as reporting purposes- and are often employed by service technicians and machinery dealers across the world. Hydraulic testers help you to perform operational checks- specifically the ability to accurately […]

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The 5 Best Flexible Ducts [Ranked]

Flexible Ducts

Flexible ducting is a type of duct used generally in HVAC systems. Flexible ducting is advantageous for installation applications in particularly tight and curved building spots. Whereas traditional and standard ducts wouldn’t be able to fit, flexible ducting lets you bend it around difficult circular areas of the building structure. Another advantage of using flexible ducting is […]

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The 5 Best Portable Work Stands & Benches [Ranked]

Portable work stands are a type of sturdy, collapsible workbench ideal for replacing standalone saw horses, automotive maintenance and general work shop applications (Source). The 16 lb., Astro 557010 heavy duty portable work stand is our top pick.  It has a hefty weight capacity of 500 pounds, features steel-tube construction, adjusts between 33″ to 45″ in […]

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The 5 Best Automatic Fuel Nozzles [Ranked]

Automatic Fuel Nozzles

Automatic fuel nozzles are ideal for particularly extreme refueling environments including for industry fleets, agricultural applications, construction sites, as well as for common gas service station use. The Apache Automatic Shut-off Fuel Nozzle is our top pick- It features a three-quarter inch female pipe thread connection with a 13/16″ spout.  It is intended to be used […]

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The 5 Best Cross Line Lasers [Ranked]

Cross Line Lasers

Crossline laser levels will project an incredibly bright vertical or horizontal or cross line onto any flat surface generally with an accuracy of around a quarter of an inch at 30 feet (Source). Crossline lasers are designed for a variety of different purposes including aligning tiles, performing wall studding, perfectly hanging a series of large paintings, […]

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The 5 Best Vibratory Plate Compactors [Ranked]

Vibratory Plate Compactors

Vibratory plate compactors are ideal for contractors and craftsmen who need to work on patios, landscaping & asphalt projects, walkways, paver stone installations and other similar types of projects.Contents Purchasing VS Renting?For most, the decision to purchase rather than to rent a plate compactor comes down to how often will you use it balanced against […]

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