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Mandatory Injury Mitigation Technology on Table Saws?

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) gears up to impose a rule that...

Table Saw Safety Practices

Curious how your work habits compare to those of your peers? Here are the results...

IMPORTANT SAFETY NOTICE: Milwaukee Expands Battery Warnings and Instructions

The expanded warnings address potential failure and safety hazards with respect to...

Today's Youth: Build America

Every summer a group of college-aged young men from around the country get...

Makita LS1019L Miter Saw

A new 10" dual-bevel sliding compound miter saw from Makita is now available. It...

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Tool Tests

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Graco Ultra Paints Small Jobs Quick

Prep-to-Finish professional painter Scott Burt weighs in on the benefits of the... More

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DeWalt DW079LG 20V Green Rotary Tough Laser

Tested in the snow and rain, this IP67-rated laser unit wears the “tough” name well. More

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Two Wedge-Style Work Boots

Golden Fox and Thorogood are affordable, lesser-known boot brands. Do they stand... More

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Occidental Leather Framer Set Toolbelt

Carpenter and former editor Mark Clement takes a look at Occidental’s... More

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Tips And Techniques

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Why Use 2P-10 Adhesive?

Some carpenters love it – particularly for mitered returns. More

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A Framer's Favorite Marking Tools

What does a framer use to mark layout and cut lines? Here are three favorites. More

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The $110 Workbench

Jay Bates builds a solid and dead-flat workbench out of 2x10s. More

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How to Cut a Japanese Scarf Joint

Here’s one amazing feat of craftsmanship you that requires you actually beat it... More

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Use a Chain Saw, Keep Your Limbs

Want to know how to use a chainsaw? This video is a good place to start. Operating... More

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Raised Panels With a Table Saw

Izzy Swan uses the table saw to build raised-paneled doors on the table saw—from... More

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