As a high school science teacher, I often experiment in my shop.
Magnetic digital angle gauges, that work so well for setting a tablesaw’s blade angle, make easy work of adjusting a drill-press table square to its chuck
Like you, I go to my shop for a little peace and quiet.
Some of us don’t have a jointer for machining straight edges on boards.
Depending on the application, dowels sometimes need to fit tightly (for joinery) or loosely (for example, when used as axles).
Don’t rummage through the kitchen for a container to soak your 10"-and-smaller saw blades in cleaning solution.
Here’s a simple way to rid your shop’s air of fine particulates—the kind that stay suspended and prove most damaging to your lungs.
This adjustable-height support serves as an extra hand. It’s especially useful for joining two parts where clamps would get in the way.