Benchtop Tools

Dents in Wood? Grab Your Clothes Iron
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Dents in Wood? Grab Your Clothes Iron

Check out this video to learn about one master carpenter’s approach to removing... Read more

A New Ruling in the SawStop vs. Bosch Lawsuit
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A New Ruling in the SawStop vs. Bosch Lawsuit

Despite an Administrative Law Judge ruling in favor of SawStop, REAXX is still... Read more

A Slick Way to Set a Miter Gauge
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A Slick Way to Set a Miter Gauge

The Miter Gauge Set is a little jig that will help you set your table saw's gauge... Read more

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An Ingenious Zero Clearance Insert
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An Ingenious Zero Clearance Insert

Canadian carpenter John Heisz demonstrates how to make zero-clearance inserts for... Read more

Can Paper Cut Wood?
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Can Paper Cut Wood?

We all know how sharp paper can be, but can it cut wood? This carpenter tried.... Read more

A Homemade 12-inch Jointer
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A Homemade 12-inch Jointer

Using a few parts from an old portable planer, woodworker/engineer Matthias Wandel... Read more

Avoid a Mouthful of Teeth From Your Table Saw
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Avoid a Mouthful of Teeth From Your Table Saw

Few tools are as dangerous, and few tools garner more opinions on proper technique... Read more

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Better Cuts with Zero Clearance Inserts

In this video contributor Brian Way illustrates how he eliminates tear-out and improves accuracy on a miter saw with a sacrificial zero clearance insert. Read more

The World’s First Cordless 10-Inch Sliding Compound Miter Saw
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The World’s First Cordless 10-Inch Sliding Compound Miter Saw

We got an in-depth first look at Milwaukee’s biggest announcement, a 10-inch... Read more

Skilsaw’s Worm Drive Table Saw
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Skilsaw’s Worm Drive Table Saw

The first table saw from the contractor division of Skil Power Tools delivers... Read more

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Metabo ASR35ACP (HEPA)

This vac from Metabo has some nice features that put it in close second with other...

Best Overall: Grex GC1850 Cordless Brad Nailer

Here's a look at how the Grex gas / battery-powered brad nailer fared when...

Three Work Gloves Reviewed

A framing carpenter takes a look at HexArmor warm and cold-weather work gloves and...

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