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  • A Homemade 12-inch Jointer

    Using a few parts from an old portable planer, woodworker/engineer Matthias Wandel created what might be the most portable 12-in. jointer in the world.

     
  • Stout, Portable Folding Saw Horses

    In this video, contributing editor David Frane takes a closer look at DeWalt’s DWST11155 folding sawhorses. Best feature: their portability.

     
  • A Cordless Area Light and Charger From DeWalt

    Here’s a first look video of an area light that DeWalt will be releasing this fall. Be forewarned: it’s bright!

     
  • Kill the Wood for a Better Joint

    In this video you’ll learn two quick and easy tips for better-fitting joints, guaranteed to significantly decrease the amount of cursing.

     
  • Sharpen Knives and Chisels Fast

    Here’s how to maintain a sharp edge with two wheels, a bench grinder and a minute of your time. NOTE: if you’re a purist about sharpening your chisels, don’t watch this video.

     
  • Simple, Super Cool Workshop Organization

    DeWalt came up with a way to organize and store your ToughSystem boxes in the workshop so you don’t have to keep them stacked on top of each other.

     
  • A Jobsite Light Destined for Space?

    Milwaukee has a new stand light called the rocket that’s more robust and feature-packed than their previously released model. We give it a first look in this video.

     
  • Avoid a Mouthful of Teeth From Your Table Saw

    Few tools are as dangerous, and few tools garner more opinions on proper technique. In this video a master woodworker shares his tips for a safe cut.

     
  • Graco ToughTek S340e Portable Stucco Pump

    Apply stucco, EIFS, WRBs, and more all around the house with the unit's 20-gallon hopper

     
  • A World’s First Table Saw

    It’s smaller and weighs less than most portable table saws, and it comes without one key power tool element that you won’t miss.

     
  • Weather Guard's Affordable Defender Series Truck Boxes

    A variety of configurations and sizes lets these boxes keep tools safe and protected in any truck bed.

     
  • Double-Sided Containment Tape for Remodelers

    It may not be the most exciting tool-related topic, but if you do any remodeling or abatement work you'll want to check out this new tape from Surtape.

     
  • Anti-Vibe Hammer Tacker from Bostitch

    Reduce shock transmitted to the user with the new design from Bostitch.

     
  • Kreg Clamps Auto-Adjust

    Kreg recently introduced a new line of clamps called Automaxx. They don't require any adjustment - just squeeze and go.

     
  • Raise the Workbench

    Husky's 52-in. workbench and storage chest allows you to raise and lower the top with the turn of a crank.

     
  • A Stupid-Simple Way to Organize Sanding Discs

    [VIDEO] How do you keep track of a bunch of sandpaper that’s the same size and shape, and still find the grit you need without flipping through all of them? Ron Paulk came up with a solution.

     
  • How to Avoid Nailgun Blowouts

    [VIDEO] Jesse De Geest explains how and why blowouts happen, how to avoid them, and how to remove the blown out nail with minimal effort or damage to the wood.

     
  • Sawhorses That Will Outlive You

    Heirloom-quality saw horses that don’t require nailes, screws, or glue? In this video the Samurai Carpenter demonstrates how to build them, and what tools to use.

     
  • Decked Organizes Every Inch of Truck Beds

    Store tools and gear in these large drawers without taking up the whole payload area.

     
  • Klein Tools Meter Recall

    Certain digital clamp meters are being recalled by Klein Tools due to shock and burn hazards.

     
 
 
 
 
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