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: Straight out of the box the fence wouldn't lock down. Poor manufacturing. The guard system allows no other cuts than ripping of small stock, is flimsy and eventually broke. Bad. Next the fence got
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: Bought this cause I was sick of using one with a power cord, a bit concerned that it would not be powerful enough just did all our hedges/shrubs and no issue
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: I believe this is one of the most trusted saws in the market. This model was discontinued in 2008-2010 period.
I bought this machine, secondhand, in 2018 from a tradie who had it for severl years
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: This drill is very sturdy, real Japanese quality, its a pleasure to work with it. Battery life is awesome, the chuck is made of metal so it won't fall
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: 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: 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: Intoduction:
Some of you might be thinking "5 Stars, isn't that just some form of confirmation bias?" but the truth is, for what this kit can do, the accessories included, and the price charged, I
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: 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: I just bought this today. Best power tool I have. The 18v battery charged very quickly. I used the wood cutter first up. This was a pleasure to use. It cut through 12mm plywood with no worries. I
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