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Safety Recalls on Woodworking Tools

No one is perfect, and tool making companies are no exception. Sometimes a design flaw makes it through even the most rigorous testing only to show up once the product is on the shelf--or in your workshop. Here is a list of some of the most recent ...

Bosch to Release New REAXX Portable Table Saw

Bosch will be releasing it's latest portable table saw, the Bosch REAXX, on June 1st. Bosch already has some really nice portable tables saws on the market, such as the 4100 and the GTS1031, and this new saw looks to push forward safety features ...

Plan an April Vacation Around ‘The Woodworkers Show’ in Atlanta or Kansas City

Anyone who has enjoyed woodworking for hobby or trade realizes that similar to annual classic car round-ups or home and garden expos, woodworking shows offer the chance to socialize with other lovers of wood crafts, see the latest model power tools ...

Professional Wooden Furniture Woodworking: Advice From a Business Owner

Building wooden furniture can be set up as a side hobby, such as a project to work on after getting home from the office, or as a successful business. In order to make serious money creating wooden furniture, you should understand the industry and ...

Recycle Rechargable Batteries in November and Get a Discount on New DEWALT Batteries

DEWALT is offering a discount on the purchase of new batteries for their tools when you trade in old, used batteries. This is valid through November 30th, 2013. To take advantage of this offer, you need to drop off your batteries at any DEWALT ...

A Great Woodworking Quote

I ran across this today and thought it might be worth sharing with other woodworkers. This quote goes as follows: "At the end of the day, you have something tactile," he says, explaining that he garners a special satisfaction out of taking a piece ...

Beloved 350 Year Old Tree Reborn Through Woodworking

I found this story to be pretty inspiring. What a great way to resurrect a beloved tree that just couldn't stay standing anymore. After rotting away and eventually getting cut for safety issues, students at Mackay Elementary School witnessed the ...

Taking Up Woodworking At Age 85

This guy should be inspiration for many. Wayne Mickelson begin his woodworking hobby late in life and he has tackled a impressive project soon in his hobby career. “I didn’t think I was capable,” he said. “But I am. I got familiar in a hurry.” ...

Learn Lessons About Yourself, Try Woodworking

At least this guy learned something about himself: I'm not a real handy guy, especially when it comes to power tools -- table saws, routers, jigs. They're scary. Noisy. Intimidating. Most have teeth. Plenty of teeth. Spinning. Fast. Very fast. ...