01:07AM | 07/16/05
Member Since: 07/15/05
1 lifetime posts
Anybody familiar with the quality of Ridgid tools? I am looking at cordless: circular, jig, recip, right angle impact, corded: planer, jointer, sander, and shop vac. They have a lifetime warranty and are made for **********.


10:56AM | 08/11/05
Member Since: 05/18/05
9 lifetime posts
The only tool I have from Rigid is a corded Reciprocating saw. I was going to buy a Dewalt, but the Rigid happened to be on sale for the same price, and just seemed to be a better quality saw. I took my chances and purchased it. The saw is great. Feels sturdy and tough. I've dropped it a couple of times on ceramic tile and on concrete, and you can't even tell. I definitely recommend Rigid hand power tools.


04:37AM | 09/10/05
Member Since: 09/09/05
1 lifetime posts
I have several Ridgid tools, and I find them to be great! Both corded and cordless. My first Ridgid tool was the 16 gallon shop vacuum, and it sold me on the brand.


10:12AM | 02/03/06
Member Since: 02/02/06
1 lifetime posts
I made the mistake of not buying Rigid when I started to purchase tools for my shop.

Won't happen again. I'm replacing with Rigid as fast as possible.

I've heard of people who don't like them, but honestly, I've never met one


It IS as bad as it seems

They ARE out to get you


02:22PM | 08/28/06
Member Since: 08/27/06
1 lifetime posts
Ridgid tools are pretty darn good. They are about the same price as DeWalt, Makita etc...

I found some good prices here;
Click to reply button
Inspiration banner


Post a reply as Anonymous

Photo must be in JPG, GIF or PNG format and less than 5MB.

Reply choose button


Post new button or Login button

To test the boundaries of small-footprint living, interior designer Jessica Helgerson moved her family to a 540-square-foo... Filling an underutilized area beneath the stairs is a smart way to save space. Doing so with a stash of wood, however, is ... The Audubon Society inspired wallpaper in this Adirondack-styled mudroom will get you in the outdoor mood. Grab your coat ... Chalkboard paint opens up endless possibilities for customizing your dresser time and time again. Use chalk to label the c... A fireplace in the bathroom creates the ultimate setting for relaxation. Homeowners often choose electric or gas over wood... This roomy boot tray made from punched metal stands up to all the elements. Station it in your mudroom or at your back doo... There’s nothing like a new set of cabinet hardware to refresh a room. The possibilities are endless: Go modern, rustic, or... FLOR tiles are an affordable way to customize a carpeted floor covering for any space. Make anything from runners to wall-... Chalkboard paint features prominently in this elegant yet unpretentious headboard design. Add a new message daily to reflec... Salvaged boards in varying widths and colors make up the dramatic accent wall in this attic space. The high-gloss white of... The indecisive homeowner need not fret over choosing one (or even two) cabinet colors. The kitchen cabinets in this artist... Incorporate nature into your lighting scheme by securing a dead tree in a concrete mold and draping your pendant lamp from... Simple and striking, a couple of pieces of "lovingly used" furniture creates a special kind of charm. A weathered chair fo... First dress up your metal shelves with a coat of paint in an accent color that complements your kitchen decor. Then arrang... Dark wood shelving and a matching upholstered bench keep this closet sleek and refined. The large window brightens the sub...
Follow banner a
Newsletter icon Flipboard glossy Facebook Twitter Pinterest Youtube Rss icon