Makita 40V XGT Couple Shaft Attachment System

Makita 40V max XGT Couple Shaft Offers Gas Replacement Power on a Single Battery Makita’s XGT lineup of tools and equipment boasts higher performance and that’s a big deal, especially in the lawn care sector. The Makita Couple Shaft attachment system enters the 40V max XGT platform to combine this heightened performance with multi-tool versatility […]

Decked Truck Tool Box with Ladder Review

We thought we had seen all that a truck box could be. That all changed when we got a sneak peek at the Decked truck tool box with optional ladder. As someone who has climbed in and out of his truck bed many times to access a truck box, this design makes sense. You can […]

best cordless hedge trimmers reviews

Best Cordless Hedge Trimmer Reviews for 2023

When considering switching to battery power from gas or corded power, a cordless hedge trimmer makes for a good place to start. These tools do not require as much power as mowers and chainsaws. Rather, they can operate for an extended period of time without needing a large battery. The best cordless hedge trimmer models […]

Top 10 Best String Trimmers for 2023

String trimmers, also known as weedeaters, weed wackers, or weed trimmers, are designed to spin a line fast enough to cut grass. Finding the best model can be subjective, as different people may have different preferences. We asked our team of experts to provide their recommendations for a range of users, from homeowners with small […]

Best Cordless Chainsaw Reviews 2023

When we began testing the best cordless chainsaws (or, really, battery-powered chainsaws) we wanted to understand who offered the best power, the most convenience, the best ergonomics, and more. It wasn’t too long ago that only a few manufacturers even made cordless chainsaws. Of those, only a couple offered noteworthy performance and could be considered […]

Best Battery-Powered Lawn Mowers for 2023

As we once again approach the mowing season, OPE Reviews wants to offer its recommendations for the best battery-powered lawn mowers in 2023. These mowers have really improved to the point where they work great on large lawns. Of course, anyone with a smaller lawn can also benefit. No matter what your intended use for […]

Best Weed Eater Attachment System

Best Weed Eater Attachment System for 2023

If you are a professional lawn care crew member or a homeowner looking to maintain fewer engines or powerheads, an attachment system can be a useful option. We have compiled a list of the best weed eater attachment systems, including both battery-powered and gas-powered models, based on our own testing and evaluation of the pros […]

What is an Outer Rotor Brushless Motor? Inner vs Outer Rotors

An outer rotor brushless motor (vs inner rotor design) is a type of electric motor that uses a permanent magnet rotor, or outer rotating component, instead of a traditional armature, or inner rotating component. This design allows for a more efficient and powerful motor. The magnetism of the outer rotor can be more easily controlled […]