Visualizing 40 Years of Global Energy Production and Consumption

When future generations tell the story of the 21st century, energy will be a leading character.  War in the oil-rich Middle East gave way to climate crisis headlines, and a teenage schoolgirl downing tools became emblematic of the push for alternative energies. Lately, the energy sector took one of the biggest hits during the first … Read more

8 Best Knee Pads for Work

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. A knee pad is a protective pad gear that you wear around the knee to protect you at home or at the workplace. It is an essential gear for anyone looking to spend time on the … Read more

Best Sledge Hammer for 2022

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. A sledgehammer is such a simple tool that can be used for a ton of different jobs: • To strike a steel wedge when splitting firewood or a stone • To demolish drywall or wood and … Read more

8 Best Whole House Generators for 2022

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. Losing power can turn an annoyance into something devastating. This isn’t just about the lights shutting off. An outage can impact your food, your work, and your overall welfare. That is why generators are such lifesavers … Read more

8 Best Milling Machines For Your Home Shop [Summer 2022]

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. If you have a home shop then investing in a milling machine will improve and enhance your store to no end. A milling machine works by holding the material in a stationary position via a clamp. … Read more

7 Best Work Pants for Men including our Favorite

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. Not all pants are created equal. This is especially true when it comes to the pants we work in.  Here at 911Mettalurgist we work from our workshops and on-site and we need pants that are not … Read more

12 Best Kids Metal Detectors – And 3 We Love

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. Updated June 18 July 2022 – added latest models to list based on latest data. Children love discovering things, and there is something extremely special about finding objects that are old and unique long buried in … Read more

6 Best Drill Press for Metal [Summer 2022]

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. A drill press for metal allows you to easily drill into metallic objects with precision and are the key part of any workshop. While the main function of your drill press is to make holes in … Read more

7 Best Metal Detectors for Gold in 2022

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. Last updated: 19.17pm 06/15/2022 – we added FAQ based on questions we have received. The thrill of finding gold is a big rush and can be a highly profitable activity. But locating those shiny nuggets doesn’t … Read more

9 Best Auger Drill Bits

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. The first auger drill was invented back in 250 BC and was used to move water from one location to another, it wasn’t long until people realized that this design was perfect for drilling holes. Nowadays … Read more