As with all shop tools there are procedures that if followed will extend the life of both your band saw and the cutting blade. Proper tension, feed pressure, regular cleaning, and lubrication are all ...
Selecting the best lumber for a woodworking project can have a profound impact on its final outcome. If you start with the right material, you're more likely to wind up with a piece that is interestin...
The Ryobi table saw rip fence rails are rather unique in that they are designed to be moved quite easily. The problem is that most likely when they are moved any fine tuning alignment that was done i...
This is the third of three Porter Cable routers in my shop. I bought it for the micro adjustment feature, the extra power that it offers over my 690 and the smooth start and stop. See what I think of ...
Always be alert and know how much you are going to spend even if your 'reliable' contractor has already given you a detailed estimation of the woodwork cost. Study the charges and do homework before r...
Woodworking using hand tools may be completely new to you if you are a modern day woodworker. Most people avoid old tools at all costs. They think that they are outdated, less accurate and slower than...
Wood to be finished in natural or stained color must be prepared thoroughly before starting the finishing process.It should first be dusted off with a duster brush or a broom in the case of floors....
Do it yourself carpentry or DIY woodworking as it's also known was a fad in the 1890s but it looks like it's here to stay. Unlike many of the other fads and fashions that come and go. And with so many...
Wood to be finished in natural or stained color must be prepared thoroughly before starting the finishing process.It should first be dusted off with a duster brush or a broom in the case of floors. Th...
Many people love woodworking for its ability to help them relax. When beginning, you'll need an array of woodworking tools. However you won't need to spend an arm and a leg to get going. One great ...