Best Router Bits for Door Hinges

Router a door hinge hole.

Router bits can be surprisingly versatile for router the perfect door hinges. Make sure you get strong, heavy-duty router bits to accommodate different door installation projects. Plan ahead! You want to look for the right thickness and length for woodworking.  You can use a trim router for door hinges! It’s lightweight and easy to control, … Read more

Best Router for Making Signs & Letters

Choosing the suitable router for making wood signs and letters.

We can argue that hanging a sign is human nature. It’s one of the best ways any person can recognize a place, and you can mark your territory. But just getting any sign isn’t the best idea. Instead, you can get it handmade with custom designs!  There’s nothing more charming than a handmade wooden sign. … Read more

Best Router Bits for Sign & Letter Making

Different types of sign-making router bits.

Wood engraving is a popular wood decorating technique. When done right, even the simplest signs and letters grab your eye!  If you’re looking to start on wood engraving, letter-making, and sign-making, then you need the best router bits. Just like any other hobby, you benefit from the best results when you use high-quality products. It’s … Read more

Best Adjustable Router Table Insert Plates

Liftable table insert plates for router.

I often get asked a lot by newbie woodworkers who want to build their router table about the most recommended adjustable router table insert plates. They would often ask me about which brands and models they should purchase. Of course, the various brands and models of insert plates in the market make choosing a bit … 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

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 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

Cutting Small Circles With A Router

Router jig for cutting wood circles.

Of course, any dedicated woodworker can cut large circles using a handsaw, jigsaw, or a router. Yet, if you want a real circle, you should use a router that comes with a spiral or straight bit.  The circles created by the router require less edge cleanup. Additionally, when cutting smaller circles using a router, I … Read more