SawStop Fence

SawStop Review: 10 Reasons A PCS Table Saw Is Worth It

There are a surprising number of woodworkers that don’t know about a SawStop and it’s unique blade-stopping technology. But for those that do, the cost of the saw is a hard investment to justify.  So, after sitting on the bench for a few years, I recently purchased the professional cabinet saw with the 36″ T-glide fence (PCS175-TGP236). In this review we’ll take a look at the features a SawStop PCS has that may (or may not) surprise you. Or tempt …

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Festool DOMINO Joiner DF500 Review

Festool Domino Joiner DF500 Review

Overview Rating:  4.9/5 After twenty years of biscuit joinery the day I used a Festool DOMINO Joiner 500 on a face frame I was sold. This innovative tool is fast, accurate, and creates a loose tenon joint that is a pleasure to work with. Buying Festool Products The first challenge with the German made Festool line of products is finding them in stock. While prices are generally the same (discounts are rare), you can check the following for availability: …

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Lontan Drawer Slide SL4502S3

Lontan Drawer Slides Review

Overview Rating:  4.5/5 Lontan side mount drawer slides are a high quality, dual spring soft closing drawer slide. With a built-in damper to prevent the drawer from slamming shut and smooth, quiet rails these budget-friendly drawer slides are a great pick for both new or retrofit applications. LONTAN DRAWER SLIDES (SL4502S3) LONTAN SL4502S3 Lontan drawer slides are available as both pairs or in bulk packs of two to ten pairs for larger jobs. With a standard 1/2-inch side clearance …

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Milwaukee 2746-20 Nail Gun

Cordless Milwaukee Nail Gun Review (Model 2746-20)

Overview Rating:  4.8/5 In its second generation, the Milwaukee 2746-20 M18 Fuel 18-gauge cordless nail gun proved worthy of a compressor powered replacement in our test. For any woodworker or carpenter that is in the Milwaukee battery “club” it is a must buy to enjoy compressor-free nailing. Milwaukee 18-Gauge Cordless Nail Gun (2746-20) Milwaukee 2746-20 For trim installation or assembly of cabinets or furniture a compact, cordless nail gun like the 2746-20 is a welcome addition to any woodworkers …

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