Monthly Archives: June 2006

Makita Miter Saw with Light AND Laser

For a long time now, Makita has assumed that you’d either want a miter saw with a floodlight or with a laser. Well, that’s changed. You can now buy one with both. Floodlight When you’re cutting pretty much anything, the best way to make sure you cut on the line you draw is to ensure … Continue reading »

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Custom Band Saw Blades

We sell our fair share of bandsaw blades. There are a ton of options out there. And knowing that a cheaply made band saw blade can beak or prematurely fail, we sell quality blades. But what if we don’t have the right size for the bandsaw, or if you want to know more about the … Continue reading »

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Interesting Battery Insides – V28, Litheon and LXT

As I’m talking to our vendors today at our annual tent event, I found some of the information that they’re sharing on the insides of their batteries to be quite fascinating. So here’s the breakdown of what’s different between Milwaukee V28, Bosch Litheon and Makita LXT. Milwaukee V28 V28 is made up of multiple 4V … Continue reading »

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Round two of our server upgrades is done

We’ve been busy squashing bugs this week since we went through our second round of server updates last weekend. It took longer than expected to move to phase two, as phase one was quite some time ago, but we had a few issues with communication between our different servers to work out. If you happen … Continue reading »

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Internet Retailer’s Internet 500

I just wanted to post a quick note saying thanks to our customers for helping to put us on Internet Retailer’s Internet 500. I’d also like to congratulate our other local Omaha based e-commerce leaders Omaha Steaks, Netshops and Oriental Trading Company, as well as our friends from SES at Vintage Tub & Bath and … Continue reading »

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Father’s Day Approaches

As father’s day quickly approaches, remember Dad this year with some great tools. Ok, so not all dads like tools, but many of them do. If the father in your life is into tools, here are a few suggestions. Shop by Price Range We’ve got a list of gift ideas under $10, $10 – $25, … Continue reading »

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