8 Best Cheap Metal Detectors

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. Do you ever find yourself wondering about gold, artifacts, and other treasures that lay buried beneath your feet? Precious items have remained undiscovered for hundreds of years in the ground and could have belonged to long-lost … Read more

8 Best Drill Bits for Porcelain Tile

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. You might think you can use any drill bit when creating holes in porcelain tile but you can quickly end up with shattered tiles that require costly fixes. If you want to drill porcelain without the … Read more

7 Best Cordless Hammer Drills for Concrete

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. Drilling into brickwork or concrete using a basic rotary drill could cause it to burn out, or the drill bit will start to heat up and the tip will disintegrate. A regular drill just won’t cut … Read more

14 Best Metal Detector Pinpointers [Updated 2022]

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links and I may earn a small commission if you purchase through these links. Updated July 2022: Included a number of extra units and removed some recommendations that didn’t live up to expectations over time. There are a few metal detector accessories you need when out on the hunt for … Read more

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