Woodworking Tools and Woodworking Machinery Article Archives

Do hand tools have a place in today’s shop?

Written by John English Sunday, 14 July 2013 00:00

handtoolsJim Krenov was a hand tools guy. In his waning years, despite macular degeneration, he spent a lot of time building bench planes. With his sight failing, he enjoyed the tactile nature of the exercise.

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SCM Group rolls out smaller wide-belt sander

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 15 July 2013 00:00

scmThe Sandya 300 RCS 110 wide-belt sander from SCM Group is designed to satisfy the production and quality requirements of small woodworking shops, says the company.

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Festool adds features to plunge-cut saw

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 17 June 2013 00:00

festoolFestool redesigned its TS 55 REQ plunge-cut saw with a large, readable depth scale for cuts on or off the guide rail, a micro-adjustable depth control and a flat housing offset to make straight cuts parallel to any edge.

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Grizzly air filter works even when you don’t

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 17 June 2013 00:00

grizzlyGrizzly Industrial offers a new three-speed hanging air filter, model GO738, that can be set to run while you work — and with a timer when the shop is closed — to clean the air of fine dust particles.

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Felder drilling machine takes up little space

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 17 June 2013 00:00

felderFelder has introduced the Format 4 C-Express 920, a CNC through-feed drilling machine designed specifically for small custom woodworking shops. Sales manager Jim Stevens says the machine allows horizontal and vertical CNC processing and boring of panels and the option to add a router head for grooving.

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