Hammers and Mallets
What is a dead-blow mallet?
My dovetail jig manual suggests using a dead-blow mallet on tight joints. What is it, and why should I buy one?
A Guide to Hammers
You'll be in the swing with these handy hammers.
A timber framer's toolbox
Many times when using an awl or a nail to mark a position for drilling a pilot hole, heavy grain in the wood causes the awl to veer off the desired centerpoint.
These handy helpers offer powerful persuasion with a gentle touch.
Whether coaxing together the closely fitted dovetails of a drawer, finger joints of a box, or mor