If you’ve been busy in the shop this week and haven’t had time to keep up with Toolmonger, we recommend checking out the following posts when you have a chance:
Project Garage: Yukon Engine Swap (Part 1)
In this first post we check out all the options for adding some much-needed power to an otherwise-tight 1995 Yukon GT with some interesting results. Our new engine arrives, and we walk you though how to obtain factory manuals from GM.
Hands-On: The Black & Decker Li3000 SmartDriver
We give our first-hand impression of this slick tool for use around the home and shop. The verdict in short: nice.
Hands-On: The Bosch Litheon Pocket Driver
Here’s our follow-up to our hands-on coverage of the I-Driver. The PS20 Pocket Driver offers the same kind of grunt in a pistol-grip form factor. You’ll want to give this a read; If you’re carrying around a big 3/8″ or 1/2″ monster, you might not have to any more.
RotoZip’s New RZ02: Down ‘n Simple Drywall
RotoZip harken’s back to its roots with a less-expensive and simpler version of their trademark spiral saw in a kit designed for drywall use.
Book Review: Welding Essentials — Questions and Answers
This is an extremely handy book that can serve as education and reference and should find its way onto the shelves of welders everywhere.