Latest review: I don't run my equipment flat out and I found that the original sparkplug was too cold and oiled up. Went to Makita head office in Sydney and they fitted a hotter spark plug. Hasn't looked back after
Latest review: This is an excellent saw. The detents are accurate. Unlike the Dewalt saw, you cannot alter the detents, but that's only really needed with sliding mitre saws. Mine was assembled in Japan, I think.
Latest review: I purchased a Makita 4 stroke whipper snipper absolutely fabulous I have to deal with Kyku grass and it does it easy. Starts first time the bump feed is so easy and simple to load Brilliant.I am sure
Latest review: I purchased this table saw a few days ago and I have already replaced the pathetic plastic insert cover and the pathetic fence and the T slots are also pathetic otherwise this table saw is ok for the
Latest review: On opening the clear plastic blade set broken under the heavy saw, rusting rail after two months & compound adjustment frozen in place. Please consider buying @ this level anything that isn't
Latest review: Best investment we have made in the garden. Mostly only need to use 3 or 4 speed but it goes to 6. Obviously not a petrol blower, but Makita has the 36V worked out to give Max power. 2x18V’s get the j
Latest review: I have had mine for almost 6 years and use it weekly. It is lightweight, powerful and works great.
My only gripe, not a problem with the current model, is that the rubber extension on mine is a bit
Latest review: Wanted a 1/2" router, and didn't want to pay several hundred, I saw the Makita M3600G, 1650 watts of power and appears well made. Has spindle lock and great collet assembly. Doesn't have soft start
Latest review: Soo, I bought some forest Bloodwood Slabs to dress for a Bar & Outdoor kitchen.
I go to Bunnings & buy the $119 Ryobi EBS800V Beltsander & took it back the next day, Disaster!
The Toolshop expert
Latest review: I wanted one of these for years already having most other Makita LXT (18v x 2) garden tools. Two things made me finally take the plunge - Cutting for long periods overhead was very hard on my arms
Latest review: I've had this router for over a year. Very smooth operation. Build quality is awesome. The router may be abit heavy, however its very stable.
I have no hesitation in recommending this router to
Latest review: I purchased a Makita Cordless Random Orbit Sander close to a year ago, and it has become one of my go-to tools. I won't go into the design specifics (that's Makita's domain) but it essentially
Latest review: After operating corded hammer drills (Hilti and Protool) for 10 years, I had a job that mains power was not really available.
With other Makita 18v LXT batteries and chargers available, the DHR242
Latest review: It's a beast. I don't need anything else to remove a bolt (forget about air compressors and all that).
One of the best investment I made in tools.
No matter what someone put in a bolt. This tool
Latest review: A great little drill for the price. Plenty of power, great compact size & weight. Very good design & layout allows fast and efficient use especialy during long & tedious work. Eg: fwd/reverse has a
Latest review: This is a handy tool for those hard to reach jobs. It won't replace any of your other tools but it will definitely complement them. Great for neat cutting, sanding odd shapes but don't expect it to
Latest review: While this isn't the cheapest thing on the market, it's a solidly constructed half-sheet sander designed to get serious jobs done.
On the plus side, it's nicely balanced to use, has great
Latest review: My old 7.2v makita was getting very tired so after much deliberation I purchased the Makita DDF484RFE 18V 3.0Ah Li-ion Cordless Brushless Heavy Duty Driver Drill Combo Kit . From the start it felt
Latest review: I had a Bosch sander for many years - an industrial model.
It failed after many years of hard work.
I saw a Ryobi and bought that on the guy from Bunnings recommendation.
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