Woodworking Tool Tips

Tips on tools for woodworkers. Here we go over everything from sanding to sharpening.

Make a Table Saw Circle Cutting Jig

Make a Table Saw Circle Cutting Jig

5 months ago
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In this video tutorial we show you how to make a table saw circle jig. Cutting circles out of wood on a table saw with a simple circle jig is no real mystery, by cutting a series of straight line cuts while turning a board each time, it's actually pretty quick, and easy to make it into a circle using this tablesaw...

Woodworking Tips and Tricks, Woodworking Jigs...

Woodworking Tips and Tricks, Woodworking Jigs...

5 months ago
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This video is a follow-up to explain some of the details and tips and tricks not covered in a few of the previous videos. Including the benbox software for the EleksMaker EleksLaser Laser Engraver, Wood Box Lids, Wood Sline Table Saw Jig, Comparing blades, Straight Edges on a table saw. Working and building with wood...

Make a Mini Router Table for Trim Router...

Make a Mini Router Table for Trim Router...

5 months ago
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In this woodworking tutorial I show you how to make a mini router table for a trim router (laminate router). Trim Routers or Laminate Routers (AKA Mini Router) are meant for smaller woodworking projects and can be made even more useful by making a Mini Router Table to make them more versatile like cutting rabbets,...

Working with Plastics | Cutting, Drilling and...

Working with Plastics | Cutting, Drilling and...

5 months ago
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In this video I am working with plastics by building a plastic stand that will reduce the "foot print" and take up far less space every time I want to use the laser engraver http://bit.ly/1Kl3Aiw. We review cutting plastic, drilling plastic and the best glue for plastic. We go over plastics polycarbononate...

Dust Control and Dust Collector Options in the...

Dust Control and Dust Collector Options in the...

5 months ago
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In this episode I am showing what dust control methods and dust collector options I use in my shop and show how I clean the air in my shop with a DIY air cleaner.

Setting Up a Cyclone Dust Collector Upgrade |...

Setting Up a Cyclone Dust Collector Upgrade |...

5 months ago
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This week I am upgrading my cyclone single stage dust collector to a 2 stage collector by using a cyclone type canister add-on that will help collect most of the dust before it even gets to the original dust collector and hopefully, helping to reduce the amount of dust but more so making it easier and safer to get the...

Circle Cutting Jig for a Trim Router - Cutting...

Circle Cutting Jig for a Trim Router - Cutting...

5 months ago
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In this video I am making a Circle Cutting Jig for a Trim Router (AKA a mini router) used for cutting circles which could be holes in wood, or it could be for making round blanks, like wooden wheels, round wood coasters or Lazy Susan components or, in my case for making another woodworking jig for use in the future.

How to Change a Bandsaw Blade & Tension...

How to Change a Bandsaw Blade & Tension...

5 months ago
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In this tutorial I show you how to set setup a bandsaw blade. Knowing how to change your band saw blade and tension bandsaw blades is important because they will need to be changed when dull, and they do become dull quite readily owing to the fact that most are only steel blades, so heat build-up during use will dull...

Making a Dust Hood for Sliding Mitre Saw

Making a Dust Hood for Sliding Mitre Saw

5 months ago
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Sliding Mitre saws seldom have sufficient dust collection systems so various means of attachments and add-ons have been developed to make them more efficient. My fabrication is a prototype dust collector version to test the efficiency and to discover any shortfalls in modifying the dust collection of a compact hood...

Using Circular Saw Blades on a Table Saw for...

Using Circular Saw Blades on a Table Saw for...

5 months ago
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In this video we review using circular saw blades on your table saw. Many new woodworkers have learned you can install a 7-1/4" Circular Saw Blade (also known as skill saw blades) in your Table Saw to replace the 10" blade without any adjustments or adapters, while giving your table saw some new woodworking...

Worksharp 2000 Tool Sharpening for Chisels |...

Worksharp 2000 Tool Sharpening for Chisels |...

5 months ago
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Sharpening woodworking tools can be quick and easy with consistently good results using the Worksharp 2000. Chisel, panes, knives, scrapers and more can be sharpened in no time which means more time spent working on your project and less time sharpening tools.

Selecting Saw Blade Quality and Features |...

Selecting Saw Blade Quality and Features |...

5 months ago
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Knowing what to look for when purchasing saw blades for your table saw, sliding mitre, chop saw or radial arm saw will help every woodworker make wiser choices. When you understand what to look for you can make decisions on what blade to select and for what purpose.

Selecting a Saw Blade For The Right Job

Selecting a Saw Blade For The Right Job

5 months ago
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Selecting saw blades for ripping wood or cross cutting wood often requires a different blade that for cutting plywoods, MDF or other man-made woods.

Using Dado Blades | Woodworking Video Website

Using Dado Blades | Woodworking Video Website

5 months ago
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Cutting dados in wood is easy when you have the right tools and know how to best to use them. This shows both stacked dado sets as well as wobble wheel types and demonstrates how to best use a stacked dado blade set.

Woodworking - Band Saw Setup and Tuneup

Woodworking - Band Saw Setup and Tuneup

5 months ago
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Setting up a band saw correctly is an important set in order to get optimum cuts.

Woodworking - Up-To-Date Table Saw Safety and...

Woodworking - Up-To-Date Table Saw Safety and...

5 months ago
38,166

Using the correct push stick with a table saw is important to help avoid injury. Understanding WHY some push sticks are better than others for specific woodworking machinery will help select the best safety options.

Woodworking - Workshop Renos and Woodworking Tips

Woodworking - Workshop Renos and Woodworking Tips

5 months ago
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The woodworking room need some renovation work and a long the way we discovered some cool woodworking tips

Ridgid Laminate Trimmer Tool Review | Woodworking...

Ridgid Laminate Trimmer Tool Review | Woodworking...

5 months ago
92,617

The Ridgid Laminate Trimmer is a great little tool that works wonders for trimming of laminate or arborite materials or just rounding over the edges of wood. The tools is not designed as a full-fledged router, but rather as a trimming and edging type of tool. For larger jobs, a router may be required.

Setting Up and Using a Router Table | Woodworking...

Setting Up and Using a Router Table | Woodworking...

5 months ago
260,250

Setting-up and using a router table is the first step in a lifetime of creating router woodworking projects. Routers and router tables can be intimidating to new woodworkers, but simple easy steps, everyone can learn how to use this tool to it's creative best.

Sharpening Drill Bits with Drill Doctor 350X |...

Sharpening Drill Bits with Drill Doctor 350X |...

5 months ago
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Understanding different woodworking drill bits and how to sharpen them can save time and frustration while making projects easier to more convenient to make.