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Two Jobsite Stories You'll Never Forget

You'll find some humor in at least of these two stories. The other - well, you'll...

Survey: Tool Safety

Please take a minute to fill out our survey on real-world safety practices. Your...

The Ultimate Straddle Square

Transferring marks from one side of a board to the other is quick and easy if you...

The Best Tape for Layout?

You may have never seen or heard of a loggers tape, but Scott Wadsworth makes the...

28 New Tools From Milwaukee

Here's a look at what Milwaukee Tools unveiled for 2017 at its annual New Product...

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Site Updates: A Mini-Redesign

We’ve enhanced the Tools of the Trade website to provide more features, better access to content that you want, and a directory to tool manufacturers. More

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Tool Tests

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Makita Rear-Handle Cordless Circular Saw

On the West Coast, rear-handle worm drives rule. Does this cordless version with a... More

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Tool Test: Hitachi Triple Hammer Impact Driver

Did adding a third anvil increase driving speed, beats per minute, and torque, all... More

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Field Tested: The Martinez M1 Titanium-Handled Hammers

Mark Martinez, the inventor of the Stiletto TiBone, has a new hammer out, and as... More

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Ryobi P305 18v Cordless Hot Glue Gun

Contributor Brian Way provides an unbiased review on a cordless glue gun from... More

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Tips And Techniques

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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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Cutting Glass Tile

Master tile setter Tom Meehan shows what tools to use, when to use them, and how to get the best cut. More

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The Ultimate Work Truck

It's not fancy by any means, but this thing is a beast - and full of useful... More

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A Stupid-Simple Table Saw Sled

If you need a table saw sled, here's an inexpensive and easy way to build an... More

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