Tag: tools

I Wish I Had This Problem

Reading this guys take on his over-abundance of tools, I started to reflect on my own situation. I've got such a lean arsenal of tools, that I really should maybe consider having some backups around. I tend to drag my tools between a couple ...

Video: Bosch 4100 Overview and Demo

This video is pretty good for a few reason. It demonstrates how the gravity rise stand works, it shows how the digital rip fence is implemented and it also shows some other unique table and storage features that make this a pretty efficient portable ...

Review: DeWalt DW744X Table Saw (10″) with 24 1/2″ Max Rip Capacity

The DeWalt DW744X table saw is another great table saw for home or job site use from DeWalt. This table saw contains all the typical quality that you would expect in a DeWalt saw, and has some slick features that make it easy to use. What makes ...

Video Overview: Bosch 4100DG-09 Table Saw

This is a pretty good video of a Bosch 4100DG-09 table saw, which is an evolution from the Bosch 4100-09 table saw that we reviewed.

Video Part 2: DeWalt DC827 vs Makita BTD142 Impact Driver

In this video sequel to the original, more lags are being driven into a 4x6. The learn more about the impact drivers in this video, check out our DeWalt DC827KL review and our Makita BTD142HW review.

Tool Sharpening, How Much Is Enough?

Every tool that utilizes the purposes of a sharp edge will need to be sharpened, it's just a fact of life. Saw blades, knives, chain saws and so on, they all will become dull and lose effectiveness over time. Therefore, if you have tools, you ...

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. ...

3 Invaluable Woodworking Tips For Beginners

In this article we are going to go over some important woodworking tips you'll want to know if you are going to take up woodworking as a hobby. Be sure to check out the resource box at the end of this article where you will find a link to a page ...