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Festool Track Saw to Cut Wood

Best Track Saws Both Cordless and Corded For Woodworking

Any woodworker searching for a track saw knows the value of these tools. But trying to understand what the best track saw for your projects is can be a bit confusing with huge price ranges on a hand held tool. With everything from cut quality to dust collection, splinter guards and cordless in mind we’ll take a look at the top contenders on the market. First, while serious professionals will lean towards a Festool, it isn’t always the right tool

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Power Tool Brands for Woodworking

9 Unique Tool Brands For Woodworkers In 2022

Makita vs. Dewalt. Milwaukee vs. Festool. Woodworkers are used to comparing tool brands to decide what their next tools should be. But what most woodworkers miss is the unique tool brands that make woodworking faster, easier and improve quality. For example, FastCap has a glue bottle that takes the hard squeeze out of that Titebond bottle your stressed hand is used to gripping. Or, Powertec has a huge line of high quality tools at a much discounted price vs. large

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Concealed Hinge for Cabinet Doors

Best Concealed Hinges, Hidden Hinges and Installation Tips

Concealed hinges are so popular that if you look at any new kitchen you’ll notice the hinges aren’t visible. Building a cabinet and looking for the best concealed hinge? Or, perhaps you want to upgrade/replace your existing hinges with a soft close concealed hinge? We’ll cover all types of hidden hinges in this article.

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Workbench Organization Storage

Easy Workbench Organization With These Unique Solutions (2022)

Workbench Organization Popular: Pegboard Organizers Popular: Pegboard Organizers Workbench organization isn’t just important for looks. It makes projects easier to start (and finish) and reduces time spent hunting for tools and supplies. In this guide learn how a few minutes time will have your bench upgraded from messy to tidy with easy to use products like: PEGBOARD ORGANIZERS: will quickly organize tools and parts. And free up valuable bench space. PROFESSIONAL SCREW ORGANIZERS: is a see-through and portable solution for

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How to install cabinet filler strips

How to Install Cabinet Filler Strips – DIY Guide 2022

CABINET HARDWARE JIG TRUE POSITION JIG: Straight Knobs + Handles While professionals have the right tools and know-how, DIY cabinet installers may not know how to install a filler strip properly. But after installing countless kitchens there are a few tricks I’ve learned on how to install cabinet filler strips the right way.  And, the first step is always having the right tools. So, to best help you place, clamp, drill and screw these are the types of tools professionals use

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Router Sled Planing a Slab of Wood

The Best Router Sleds For Flattening Slabs – DIY and Pro Jigs (2022)

Top Router Sleds Woodhaven Budget Router Sled Router sleds are one of the best kept secrets in woodworking. From tackling end-grain cutting boards that cannot be planed to avoiding weight lifting a 400-pound live edge slab these ingenious sleds allow planing wood with precision and minimal cost. So why use a router sled over a planer or drum sander? Well, woodworkers will use a router sled because they can avoid handling huge slabs of wood, prevent tear-out caused by a planer and

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Best Dovetail Jig for Woodworking

The Best Dovetail Jig for Woodworking in 2022

if you haven’t built a dovetail drawer before the first few drawers can be a fear-inducing project. But, once you start understanding layouts, make a few mistakes and assemble a drawer you won’t go back to “normal” drawer box construction. In this article learn how having one of the best dovetail jigs will make the experience (and quality) even better.

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