Tag: cordless fan

Ridgid GEN5X 18-Volt Hybrid Fan – R860720B

Yes, it’s the year of the fans.  It’s summer time, so what better way to celebrate 100° days than with another fan review.  We have already shown you the Ryobi, Arctic Cove and Milwaukee, now it’s time for the Ridgid 18V fan. By numbers, the Ridgid fan seems to have the best performance between the Ryobi and Milwaukee.  First, it puts out 475 CFM and can run up to 30 hours on one 18V 4.0 Ah battery, I am pretty sure that is on low.  As with the other fans we have tried, this is very versatile.  The head...

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Milwaukee M18 Jobsite Fan – 0886-20

Another new item from Milwaukee, a M18 Jobsite fan, how cool.  I don’t really know how to write up this fan without sounding like a brand whore.  All I can say is I love this fan, but I don’t love this fan.  Not only does the fan seem like a high quality fan, but also powerful and durable.  I love how it has 3 different fan settings and the large knob on the front is easy to grab.  Even the battery is in an ideal place and easy to check the battery level.  The adjustable housing is nice because...

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Ryobi 18-Volt One Plus Hybrid Fan – P3320

Fans don’t usually excite me, but the new hybrid fan from Ryobi is one cool tool.  Yes it is a tool that cools you down.  The greatest thing is that it runs off of battery or AC power.  You can use any Ryobi One + battery or just regular 120V wall power with a standard extension cord.  With a 4.0 battery you can easily get all day operation from this thing.  it is compact for when you are working in tight areas and has a few mounting options for putting it right where you need it. The head pivots...

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Arctic Cove Misting Fan

Have you ever seen a product you just knew was a gimmick, only to find out you were dead wrong?  Well that is what happened with this misting fan.  Before Dan and myself did the unboxing, we kinda of thought this was more of a gimmick.  While the idea seemed cool, how would it really work?  If you watch the video below, we were both very surprised how much water this put out.  Turns out this thing really works.  The bad news is it does take a while for the battery to charge. The good news is if you...

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Arctic Cove Fan Misters – Make your summer cooler

I came across something cool that will be release at Home Depot this spring.  The Arctic Cove Fan Misters.  This is cool and I wanted to show you the fan mister that goes on a bucket.  Basically it looks like a fan on a bucket or water.  Actually that is all it is, yet I am amazed.  This looks like an economical way to cool down the job site.  The fan is cordless and has it’s own battery and charger but you can also use RYOBI batteries. Cordless/portable misting fan powered by an 18V Lithium-Ion Battery Designed to fit...

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Ryobi 18V Portable Fan Review P3310

When Dan told me we were going to review some Ryobi stuff, I have to admit I was pretty excited.  While I really like their older 18V Ni-Cad tools, I don’t have much experience with their new Lithium line.  Then he told me we would be reviewing the 18V fan.  While I thought it might be cool, I wasn’t as excited.  I did a little research and found out it was $25 which is pretty inexpensive, well not compared to a $10 box fan I could buy.  Anyways I thought it would be cool, but just one of those...

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