Helpful information on making and using an auxiliary rip fence by Jim Heavey.
Due to the high cost of a stacked-dado set, you may be thinking twice about pulling the trigger on that purchase. To help justify the cost, consider the fast, effective joinery you can crank out using only a tablesaw and dado set.
Pitch, tar, and resin build up quickly when cutting wood and can gum up saw blades until they cut like dull ones. Follow this simple process to restore them.
A jigsaw's reciprocating blade can leave a cutline littered with splintered shards of wood and torn-out gaps that need mending. It doesn't have to be that way. Read on
You don't have to settle for rough, splintered edges when cutting plywood. Nor do you have to wrestle large, awkward pieces while placing your back at risk. Just use these simple tricks to get great results.
Wixey recently introduced the WR2000 Digital Height Gauge, which allows you to dial in tablesaw-blade and router-bit heights to within 0.001 of an inch.
A clothespin provides the heart of this simple device that safely pins down small parts when crosscutting at the mitersaw.
Yes, you can make cabinet-quality cuts with this much-maligned tool, by using these can't-miss tips.
If you think of your tablesaw as a machine for simply ripping or crosscutting, you're selling it short.
Cut are usually only as accurate as your measurements and your machines. Let us help you improve the accuracy of both.
Your miter gauge can be your best friend in the workshop, so keep it in top-notch working condition with this seven-step maintenance plan.