Shop Tips

Learn tips and tricks that make your shop time more productive. Find out how to get the most out of hand tools and power tools, including your router and table saw. See tips on finishing, gluing, clamping, sharpening, layout, and more!

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The Alphabet Soup of Tool Steel
The amount of tool steel can impact increased hardness, greater toughness (making the metal less brittle), or more resistance to abrasion or rust. Learn what different references such as O1 and A2 mean.
Board up your Legs
Protect finish from moisture and scratches

More Shop Tips

"Easy Removal" Lathe Shim
Take a turn with this go-between
Bandsaw Blade Labels

Organize your bandsaw blades for fast access