Best Circular Saw Blades for Plywood

Worker cutting thin plywood board using circular saw.

I had reached a point wherein I could sort out and distinguish the circular saw blades that could give me the best cuts on plywood.  Of course, such a level of expertise in choosing a high-quality saw blade is born of having ripped and cross-cut countless plywood sheets using various brands and models of saw … Read more

Best Routers for Table Mounting

Ways to mount the compatible router under the table.

The router is undoubtedly the second most important tool in the modern workshops, next only to the contemporary table saw. But let’s cut through the nonsense and try to figure out if the router you have been eyeing or using is the best for table mounting. Remember that this post is not about brands, but … Read more

Drill Bit for Metal Vs Wood

Bits to drill metal and wood.

Are wood drill bits and metal drill bits the same? Can I use my wood drill bits to drill into metal?  These questions and similar variations are some of the most common we’ve encountered in recent times. Indeed, the metal vs. wood drill bit debate is one that has caused many controversial arguments in workshops … Read more

Carving Letters in Wood With Router

Routing letters and words on wood.

Wooden numbers and letters can be cut for making wooden crafts; you can create a home sign from a plain piece of wood. You can add a personal touch to a boring wood or chest box by carving letters or design into it. A plunge router enables you to be a master of carving- the … Read more

What Does A Router Table Do?

How to use router table.

Do you really need a router table in your workshop? If your answer is—yes, you are right. Maybe you are one of those DIYers who have already known the value of a router table. Yet, if you’re a newbie who has not yet bought or own a router table, it will help if you provide … Read more

How To Cut Steel Pipe With Sawzall

Do you know what a Sawzall is? Well, if you don’t, you’re not alone, for the term Sawzall appears to be like a foreign word to many. Nevertheless, you might have already encountered this word if you are familiar with metallurgy or metal works.  Of course, Sawzall is a trademark of Milwaukee, a well-known power tool manufacturer … Read more

Safest Circular Saw

Worker using circular saw carefully.

Do you spend much time figuring out which circular saw is the safest to use? The same thing also occurred to me a couple of years ago when I was just trying to jumpstart my woodworking career. I was also confused then. Nevertheless, when working with any power tools like a circular saw, it will … Read more

How to Cut Straight Line with Router

Cutting Groove Straight Line.

With almost everything in life, mastery comes with learning. Not surprisingly, the same logic applies to woodwork. Therefore, as a new, or maybe longtime wood and craft enthusiast, acquiring further knowledge in the field is crucial. Thankfully you’ve taken the first step towards learning more. This article will give you insight into how to cut … Read more

Best Circular Saws With Electric Brake 2021

Circular saw with safety brake feature.

Imagine you had just released the trigger of your circular saw after cutting boards for hours, and suddenly, your index finger listlessly hit the blade. You thought the blade had already stopped, yet it went on rotating for more than 10 seconds. Fair enough, you were wearing your safety gloves and did not get a … Read more