Tool Tips

10 Best Woodworking Tools Gift Ideas under $50

woodworking tool gifts ideas

The last two months of the year mark the season of giving. That’s why you have Thanksgiving Day in November and the Christmas season and the holidays in December. People buy gifts for loved ones to express their love and…

5 Most Effective Ways to Clean a Saw Blade

a dirty saw blade

When the saw blade in your electric saw starts to burn through workpieces or cut horribly, three things should cross your mind. Either the blade is dull, dirty, or you are feeding stock too fast. Also, wet lumber, especially hardwood,…

11 Important Electric Saw Types and Uses

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Electric saws are types of saws because they are less laborious compared to handsaws and they do not pollute the environment like the gas-powered saws. They also cut fast and have a high degree of accuracy due to their smooth…

Causes of Table Saw Kickbacks and How to Prevent Them

preventing table saw kickbacks

A table saw takes the center stage in many woodworking shops. Equally, it poses more safety risks than any other tool. In fact, table saw accidents account for most of the occupational accidents in a woodshop. In the U.S. emergency…

Table Saw Parts and Functions

table saw parts labeled

A table saw, also known as a sawbench or bench saw is a power tool for producing high quality and accurate cuts. It is one of the most coveted wood cutting tools that any woodworker desires to have in his…

Impact Driver vs Drill Which is Better?

impact driver vs drill - which one to buy

A standard drill and impact driver are two different types of tools designed for different purposes. However, you can use both of them to generally perform the same tasks. This interchangeability of the two drivers is what creates confusion among…