Guide on Cutting Tenons on Table Saw

Use table saw to cut tenon joints.

You may not believe it, but the use of mortise and tenon joinery dates back 7,000 years ago with the discovery of intact wooden furniture near Leipzig. This old furniture exhibited the use of mortise and tenon joinery, revealing that the ancient woodworkers had knowledge of this type of joiner and had been employing it … Read more

Best Table Saw Miter Sled 2023

Cutting 45 degree using miter sled.

The primary tool woodworkers use when cutting materials is the table saw, and it can do various cuts needed in most woodworking tasks. But the table saw will not suffice to provide you with accurate cuts, and accuracy is crucial to quality woodworking. You will still need to use another accessory like the crosscut sleds … Read more

Best Crosscut Sled for Dewalt Table Saw 2023

Using Dewalt table saw compatible crosscut jig.

Those engaged in building things understand the succinct truth behind the phrase, “Measure twice, cut once.” Woodworkers embrace this maxim to ensure quality results in their projects. Yet, even if you measure twice, but the workpiece is wobbling, or there is too much friction between the table surface and the workpiece while you cut, as in … Read more

Jointing With a Table Saw

Jointing wood boards using table saw.

You might have seen a jointer and might have known that a jointer has one specific function, i.e., to make wood or timber flat without any twist or warp. So, you might be wanting to have one in your workshop. Yet, power jointers are expensive and may range from two hundred dollars to several hundred … Read more

Riving Knife Vs Splitter

Comparing the features of splitter and raving knife.

Any new table saw you’re considering purchasing will almost certainly come along with a riving knife. Wood is kept away from the blade’s teeth by this dorsal-fin-shaped metal component attached to the saw’s arbor. New riving knives may not be as exciting to those who still use an old-school splitter. After all, the goal of … Read more