Dust Extractor Roundup

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In the past, we’ve reviewed the basics of dust collection for your woodworking shop. But what happens when you step outside the friendly confines of your shop? What’s the best way to control dust at the jobsite? Today’s post looks Continue reading Dust Extractor Roundup

Welding Safety Equipment Checklist

welding safety equipment checklist

Why is welding safety equipment important? Molten metal, noxious fumes and scathing ultraviolet and infrared light are just a few of the hazards that welders deal with. Wearing the correct safety equipment can protect you from these dangers, so you Continue reading Welding Safety Equipment Checklist

MIG Welding: What You Need to Get Started

MIG welding getting started

MIG welding is an efficient and effective way to fabricate and repair a variety of metals. Getting started is easier than you might think. How Does It Work? MIG welding is a type of arc welding, a process that uses Continue reading MIG Welding: What You Need to Get Started

Welding Helmets: How to Choose One

welding helmets how to choose one

A welding helmet is a crucial piece of personal protective equipment. It shields your eyes, face and neck from dangerous infrared and ultraviolet rays. It also protects you from debris and hot slag. Yet the right welding helmet can do Continue reading Welding Helmets: How to Choose One

Join us! Bosch On-Site Tool Demos at KMS Tools Coquitlam

Break New Ground 2016 Power Tour – Sept 16 (10am to 2pm) at KMS Tools Coquitlam location only Don’t Miss Out on… Experiencing Hands-on Tool Demos by a Bosch Representative on: – Daredevil Accessories – Dustless Grinding – Dustless Drilling – Line Continue reading Join us! Bosch On-Site Tool Demos at KMS Tools Coquitlam

Welding Gas Available at KMS Tools

welding gas at KMS Tools

Why lease welding gas cylinders? Own your own and have them filled at KMS Tools and Equipment. We have a great selection of welding gas available at all locations! Oxygen (O₂), acetylene (C₂H₂), argon (Ar) and argon/carbon dioxide (Ar / Continue reading Welding Gas Available at KMS Tools

Dust Collection Roundup: We Review the Basics

dust collection roundup

With the arrival of our new Magnum Industrial dust collectors, we thought that it would be a good time to review the basics of choosing and setting up a dust collection system. An effective dust collection system is an important component of Continue reading Dust Collection Roundup: We Review the Basics

Top 5 Pressure Washer Accessories

Pressure Washer Accessories

Spring has arrived. The birds are singing. The sun is shining. But you can’t enjoy the fresh air and warm rays when your sidewalks, driveway and siding are covered with moss, muck and grime. So it’s time to pull that pressure Continue reading Top 5 Pressure Washer Accessories

Wet Sandblasting: Clean, Fast and Dust-Free

High-volume air compressors and sandblasting equipment are significant investments, especially if you are planning to use a sandblaster occasionally or for only one project. A wet sandblasting kit provides an alternative to traditional sandblasting. They are great at removing rust, Continue reading Wet Sandblasting: Clean, Fast and Dust-Free

Oscillating Tools: Why You Need One

What’s an Oscillating Tool? Basically, an oscillating tool is the jackknife of power tools. Oscillating tools can handle a ton of tasks—cutting, grinding, scraping, sanding, sawing—and deliver clean results in tight quarters. Oscillating tools are popular with carpenters, contractors, tradespeople, Continue reading Oscillating Tools: Why You Need One