Woodworking

  • Traditional Wood Carving
    Traditional wood carving is one of the oldest skills known to humankind. It's safe to assume that with the appearance of the most rudimentary tools came the first hand-carved sticks and bowls. Since t....
  • 8 Inch Table Saws
    Most 8 inch table saws match the power and accuracy of any 10 inch table saw. So why bother buying a more expensive 10 inch blade in the first place? Opting for an 8 inch blade over its 10 inch counte....
  • Compound Miter Saws
    Compound miter saws pick up where regular miter saws leave off. The main function of a standard miter saw is to make crosscuts in hardwood, extrusions, plastics, and other materials. The saw does this....
  • Forstner Bits
    Forstner bits have been around since the late 19th century, when Benjamin Forstner patented his innovative design. Forstner removed the gimlet-point and cutting lips that characterized most wood-borin....
  • European Wood Carving
    European wood carving is virtually indiscernible from modern American wood carving. The building materials, tools, techniques, and finishes are all identical. The differences are more apparent in anti....
  • Tradesman Table Saws
    Tradesman table saws are a great introduction for first-time cutters and offer several outstanding benefits. Aside from its obvious capabilities (miter sawing, ripping, cross-cutting), it's the Trades....
  • Tradesman Miter Saws
    There are several different models of Tradesman miter saws that are appropriate for hobbyists, builders, or those who are simply fond of industrial equipment. The standard Tradesman saw is designed to....
  • Wood Workbench
    Without a quality wood workbench you're forced to find other work-arounds to get the most out of your tools. A workbench is the foundation for all your woodworking projects, no matter how big or small....
  • Architectural Wood Carving
    There are two major kinds of architectural wood carving. The first of these, dimension carving, focuses on three-dimensional shapes or "carving in the round." This is generally considered a more advan....
  • Tradesman Drill Press
    The Tradesman drill press is one of the most versatile pieces of equipment you can add to your shop or garage. Its most obvious function is drilling holes, but aside from that it boasts a few key acce....