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Bosch GPLL5 Laser Review

Having a fancy laser that shows dots, vertical and horizontal lines is great, but sometimes you don’t need all those options, you only need one line in a small package.  That’s where the Bosch GPLL5 is perfect.  The pen laser is small, accurate and inexpensive.  In fact you can pick this up at Amazon or Home Depot for under $40,  that is how I stumbled across this laser.  I was at a small job and when I was done, they wanted me to hang about 15 pictures, which spanned across the whole room.  A couple were on columns, but most...

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DeWALT DW083K Self Leveling 3 Beam Laser

If you are in the market for rugged job site 3 beam laser then look no further.  DeWALT has just released the DW083K 3 Beam Laser which is perfect for laying steel track or curtain-walls.  The compact laser is approximately 9.5″x4″ and weighs just a tad over 3 pounds.  It comes in a blow molded case to protect the unit when in transport. The cantilever design allows you to easily find plum over steel track and the 2 powerful magnets attach it to any steel stud.  The unit swivels on its base and has a standard tripod mount.  The on/off...

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Bosch Five Point Laser with Cross Line Review – GCL 25

In my humble opinion Bosch makes some of the best lasers around.  Why you ask.  Well they are very accurate, very easy to use, bright and extremely well designed to protect against drops.  Plus they always come out with cool lasers such as the 3 plane laser and the Surface laser.  Well this time Bosch came out with a 2 in 1 laser, the GCL 25,  This is a five point self leveling alignment laser with cross line.  Now you don’t have to worry about carrying two lasers around.  Say you are doing a kitchen project.  With this single laser...

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Bosch Laser Review – GPL3

Laser levels are always cool and fun to review, but the reviews are even better when they are Bosch.  We took the Bosch 3-point Alignment Self-Leveling Laser for a test drive and found it to be pretty cool and unusual.  So lets get into the review. Tool Review: Bosch Laser Level Review Model Number: GPL3        Pros: Accurate, Range, Outer Construction Cons: ON/Off Switch didn’t always stay in position Specifications of the Bosch Laser Accuracy: Up to ±1/4-in @ 100-ft Dimensions: 4.125-in x 3.125-in x 1.625-in Laser Diode: Class II 635 nm, ? 1 mW Leveling Type: Self-Leveling, Up to 5° Mount Threading: 1/4-20 Range: Up to 100-ft Weight (lbs.): 0.9 lbs Soft Case Water & Dust proof Mount – Strap, Magnet or thread     The Nuts & Bolts If you have seen our other reviews, you know we lean heavy towards Bosch power tools.  These tools are designed for the professional.  They are built to last and why some of their prices are a little higher than some of the brand names, what you get is well worth the small extra cost. Now you can see the specifications above, but lets take a look at some of the features on the laser and learn a little more about this before we jump into the laser review.  In today’s market there are a lot of different...

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