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Tools That Belong In The Beginner’s Woodworking Tool Box

So you have decided that you are going to become a woodworker and build some woodworking projects, you have some idea of what tools you will need to get started but you are not sure which ones you should get first. An experienced woodworker will tell you every tool has its place in your woodworking […]

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Basic Woodworking – 10 Tips to Start the Beginner Woodworker Off Right

Ever get so frustrated with something new that you never want to see it or do it ever again? Use these tips to dispose of the stress and get your woodworking off to a good start. Ensure project success and an enjoyable woodworking experience. 1. Start with your research. Understand the foundation of woodworking, the […]

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Work Tables For the Woodworking Shop

Your woodworking shop needs to be a functional space. There are many processes in completing a project that require the use of some sort of work bench or work table. This article discusses the various types of work benches and tables that enhance the functionality of the woodworking shop. The most obvious types of woodworking […]

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Woodturners and Band Saws – Good Friends in the Shop

Woodturners need wood to turn. This obvious statement quickly leads to the question of where to get the wood and then how to get it ready for the wood lathe? For most woodturners it begins with a chainsaw and then the band saw. Band saws are certainly the woodturner’s friend in the woodworking shop. A […]

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Keeping Safe While Using Woodworking Machinery

Working with woodworking equipment can be hazardous, with a wide variety of saws, planers, drills and electrical equipment in use, not to mention small hand tools and even cables and ladders. It’s become something of a joke to worry too much about health and safety, but there are still a few simple guidelines everyone should […]

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Woodworking With the Lathe

Woodworkers sometimes view the lathe as an exotic or unneeded tool. This view is short sighted in the extreme and removes a lot of enjoyment from a woodworker’s time in the shop. Perhaps the view is caused by the nature of the wood turning lathe itself. Most woodworking tools, and power tools in particular, are […]

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Woodworking Shops, How to Organize Your Shop

If you have ever tried to build a woodworking project you know that you need a shop or area to work on your project. Having an organized shop will help you be more productive and keep you safe while building your design. The shop is the cornerstone of any woodworker. Weather it is a shed […]

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Miter Saw – An Indispensable Tool for the DIY Woodworking Enthusiast

If you are a DIY woodworking enthusiast, then a miter saw is a handy tool to add to your arsenal of woodwork tools. A miter saw is a saw that helps you to make a variety of useful and attractive joints and cuts, therefore allowing you to create a wider variety of woodwork projects. You […]

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Affordable Materials for Bookcase Plans

Bookcases are a great project especially if you’re a beginner woodworker as they are very basic and practical piece of furniture for the house. When I say they are very basic I mean that the construction is not complicated as they are just 2 sides, a top, bottom, back and some shelves. Of course bookcase […]

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Woodworkers Tool You Need To Get Started

Woodworking is rewarding in so many ways. It’s a cheap way to get great home improvements at only the cost of materials and time, you can impress your friends and family with your skills, you can put your creativity into amazing projects and above all, you can have fun while doing it. Before getting started, […]