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Why you should use Oscillating Tools

Sometimes it’s easy to assume that everyone knows what they’re looking for when they visit our website. So if you don’t know your oscillations from your reciprocations, we’ve gone back to basics to explain why oscillating tools are the equipment you need to shake things up (in a controlled way of course). What are Oscillating Tools? Oscillating tools are the workshop equivalent to a Swiss Army Knife or an octopus - a multi-functioning piece of kit that can perform numerous functions. Also known as a multi-tool, oscillating tools have a vast range of attachments available, with specific tools for cutting, grinding, polishing, rasping, sawing, scraping and sawing. If you’re looking for sharp, detailed results, then an oscillating tool is your...

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Oscillating Tool

Do you have an oscillating tool, multi-tool, or OMT? If you’re clever, you might have noted that those are all the same thing. They are just three of the names for a tool that you see on most job sites today. An oscillating tool is a hand tool whose blade moves (or oscillates) from side to side in very short and fast motions.     In general, you should expect the blade to make around 20,000 oscillating per minute. This enables it to do many things from cutting, slicing, sanding and grinding to polishing and even scraping. With the right accessory, the options are limitless for what you can do. Today we’re going to talk about a few ways to ensure that you...

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Genesis GMT15A Oscillating Multi-Tool Review

How many times have you gotten started on working on a home improvement only to realize that that you don’t have the necessary tools for the job? This Genesis GMT15A multi tool is designed so you never have to find yourself in this situation ever again. The Genesis GMT15A is essentially four different tools packaged in one easy to handle piece of equipment.  When you are shopping for your workshop and come across a fully-functional oscillating multi-tool with a price tag of around $40, it’s only natural to second-guess just how capable of a power tool it is. But don’t let the low price-point mislead you, the Genesis GMT15A, in fact, is a proper oscillating multi-tool that sports robust functionality for...

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6 of the Best-Value OMTs in the Market

It is general knowledge to all experienced craftsmen and home improvement hobbyist that having a reliable set of power tools at your disposal allows you to power through your job with improved craft, less effort, and all around superior results. In this list, we gather 6 of the best bang-for-your-buck oscillating multi-tools that are out in the market right now. At the end of the day, you can decide for yourself which of these oscillating all-rounders is worth your hard-earned money.     What is an Oscillating Multi-Tool? Despite being a core equipment in every craftsman's tool box, the oscillating multi-tool has not been around for very long. The oscillating multi-tool, or OMT, in fact, has been in the market...

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Rockwell Sonicrafter F80: Rockwell RK5151K 4.2 Amp Sonicrafter F80 Oscillating Multi-Tool Review

Every serious woodworker or home improvement enthusiast should have an oscillating tool whenever needed. It's a vital tool in remodeling, field jobs, and even DIY projects at home. There are a lot of multi-tools available in the market like the Ridgid's Jobmax, but today we will give a closer look at the Rockwell RK5151K 4.2 Amp Sonicrafter F80 Oscillating Multi-Tool with Duotech Oscillation Angle Technology and 10-Piece Accessory Kit. Overview and Technical Specs OfRockwell Sonicrafter F80 The versatility of Rockwell Sonicrafter F80 is perfect for any do-it-yourself dad because it works faster and harder compared to any multi-tool. This tool also allows the user to choose the oscillating angle that best fits the certain job. Motor: 4.2 Amp Oscillation Speed: 10000~19000 OPM...

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