How CNC Woodworking Machines Have Changed Woodworking

In the early 1970s, computer numerical control (CNC) machinery changed how commercial woodwork was performed. Prior to its invention, woodworking relied on equipment that was controlled manually. Machines that featured CNC technology replaced manual control with computer control. Instead of manipulating a machine as it worked, the machine operator could program the machine to work … Read more Hello world!

Safety When Working With Wood

When we think about the safety aspects of using woodworking machinery, it is generally the mechanical parts that we are concerned with. Certainly, there is the danger of cutting, or crushing, causing injury to workers, and these dangers should be minimised with the appropriate safety equipment. However, there is another aspect of working with wood … Read more Hello world!

Being Safe Around Router Bits

Workshops are places where people can spend hours just building wonderful things. With all the heavy machinery and sharp objects in a workshop, they can also be places where accidents can happen. If you use a woodworking router, you have to remember certain things so you can keep safe while working with that machine and … Read more Hello world!