Photo of George Vondriska in his shop
Photo of George Vondriska in his shop

George Vondriska

George Vondriska runs his own woodworking school in Hammond, Wis., and frequently teaches at other locations throughout the country. He is also the Managing Editor of the Woodworkers Guild of America. Learn more by visiting
Two storage trays perfectly hold (and release) router bits and hex-shank bits, and a pair of handy pushsticks keep stock safely under control.
The intricacy and detail from a hobby knife combine with the accuracy and control of CNC to cut veneer, plastic, leather, fabric, vinyl, and more.
For most hobbyist and small-shop woodworkers, a benchtop unit likely provides all the function you’ll ever need. But the more you spend, the more features and capacity you get.