• Review: Makita DJR 188 LXT

    Roger Bisby tries out the Makita DJR 188 LXT reciprocating saw This 18 volt Makita recip saw arrived in t ...

    Roger Bisby tries out the Makita DJR 188 LXT reciprocating saw This 18 volt Makita recip saw arrived in the nick of time because I was about to rip out a bathroom which was built like a battleship wit ...

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  • Makita Launch 18V 16G LXT Finishing Nailer

    The new and eagerly awaited Makita DBN600ZJ 18V LXT finishing nailer is setting new standards in nailing ...

    The new and eagerly awaited Makita DBN600ZJ 18V LXT finishing nailer is setting new standards in nailing technology. Engineered for 16 gauge finishing nails, from 25 to 60mm in length, this nailer is ...

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  • Review: Makita JV102D Jigsaw

    Tibby Singh Chodha gets jiggy with Makita’s new JV102D Jigsaw. Makita's new JV102D 10.8V Cordless CXT Bru ...

    Tibby Singh Chodha gets jiggy with Makita’s new JV102D Jigsaw. Makita's new JV102D 10.8V Cordless CXT Brushless Jigsaw is now on the market. However, I was initially puzzled by its odd shape, but had ...

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  • Tools, Equipment, Workwear & Product Round-Up

    "Bristling with features" Makita 18v Brushless LXT Angle Grinders New versions of the popular Makita 18v ...

    "Bristling with features" Makita 18v Brushless LXT Angle Grinders New versions of the popular Makita 18v Brushless LXT angle grinders are simply bristling with features normally only found on premium ...

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  • Impact Drivers: Roger Bisby’s Verdict on Makita

    I am starting to work my way through impact drivers, testing each one against the competition to see what ...

    I am starting to work my way through impact drivers, testing each one against the competition to see what they offer and, early next year, we will have a round-up of features and benefits of each make ...

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  • Makita’s New Slide Batteries

    Makita has launched a fresh ‘CXT’ range of 10.8V tools featuring a new slide battery as an addition to th ...

    Makita has launched a fresh ‘CXT’ range of 10.8V tools featuring a new slide battery as an addition to their current 10.8v tools featuring the cluster style batteries. The new 10.8V Lithium-Ion slide ...

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  • In a Tight Corner: Makita Angle Drill

    Roger Bisby has all the angles covered with Makita We have all seen examples of holes drilled through joi ...

    Roger Bisby has all the angles covered with Makita We have all seen examples of holes drilled through joists on an angle simply because the builder, plumber or electrician hadn’t got the tool for the ...

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  • Makita Introduce 18V LXT Finishing Brad Nailer

    The new Makita LXT DBN500 brad nailer is engineered for 18 gauge finishing nails and from 15 to 50mm leng ...

    The new Makita LXT DBN500 brad nailer is engineered for 18 gauge finishing nails and from 15 to 50mm length. It is particularly suitable for second fix construction site installations such as doorway ...

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  • Now You Can Even Make Tea with Your Makita

    Final-year design student at Brunel University London, Charlie Walter, is a dab hand on a building site b ...

    Final-year design student at Brunel University London, Charlie Walter, is a dab hand on a building site but soon spotted a glaring gap when it comes to making a builder’s favourite beverage on site. E ...

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  • Toolfair Tradeshow April 2015

    The Toolfair tradeshow will be back at the Westpoint Arena, Exeter on Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th April ...

    The Toolfair tradeshow will be back at the Westpoint Arena, Exeter on Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th April. See the latest tools from the likes of DeWalt, Fein, Hitachi, Irwin, Makita, Metabo, Milwauke ...

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