Monthly Archives: January 2007

Cutting Fruit with Power Tools

Posted ago by toolcrib

Sometimes you just have to use what you’ve got. Like when Charlie Slagle’s Katrina mission trip needed to cut a water melon: Yes, that’s the DeWalt DC385K 18-Volt Ni-Cad Cordless Reciprocating Saw you see there slicing melon. Later that evening …

Cooking with Power Tools

Posted ago by toolcrib

Why not? Why not I ask you? (for many many many reasons…) Oh well, it’s funny for a minute or two:

Q/A: Converting a Circular Saw into a Table Saw

Posted ago by toolcrib

“Maximize your tools!” must be pinned up on the shop walls of thousands of DIYers around the world. It’s a good and noble goal… BUT… one thing I learned from finding answers for a recent ToolCrib.com question is that efficiency …

How to carve a pumpkin with power tools. (Halloween with "more power")

Posted ago by toolcrib

I know it’s no where close to Halloween but I wanted to get this out to you guys because it is awesome. Bookmark this post for next October because I guarantee you will be looking for it come All Hallows …

EVERYTHING you EVER wanted to know about HAND TOOLS

Posted ago by toolcrib

Do you love hand tools? Do you long for the days before NiCad? Well check this out… Cian answered a question in the WoodNet forum and his signature there includes a link to The Index of Fossil-Fuel-Friendly Woodworking Knowledge. In …

44.7% Off. 3 Left. Factory-Reconditioned DeWalt DC980KAR Heavy-Duty 12-Volt Ni-Cad 1/2-Inch Cordless Drill/Driver Kit

Posted ago by toolcrib

$99.99 puts this factory perfect reconditioned DeWalt 1/2-Inch Drill/Driver Kit in your workshop TODAY. With only 3 LEFT though your chance to save $80 off of retail price is limited. That $99.99 price gives you a savings of 44.7% off …

Quality Router Tables, Fences and Lifters + Routers Vs. Shapers

Posted ago by toolcrib

A reader asked us recently about the best quality router table top, fence and lifter. Hello, I need a router table top, fence and lifter. The Freud top and fence system look like a good value. Will the Rousseau lifter …

62% Off. 2 Left. Factory-Reconditioned DeWalt DW715R Heavy-Duty 15 Amp 12-Inch Single Bevel Compound Miter saw

Posted ago by toolcrib

If you smell smoke right now RELAX. It’s NOT your biscuits burning… It’s this SMOKING HOT DEAL on the Factory-Reconditioned DeWalt DW715R Heavy-Duty 15 Amp 12-Inch Single Bevel Compound Miter saw. Get this factory-reconditioned beauty for $228.46. That’s 62% off …

Cool Summary Video from the Power Tool Races in Seattle

Posted ago by toolcrib

This video really seems to capture the sense and essence of the Races. Did anyone get a change to attend? If so, tell us what it was like. Other Power Tool Race Videos Here Let us know if you find …

74% off. 2 LEFT. Factory-Reconditioned DeWalt DC390KR 18-Volt Ni-Cad 6 1/2-Inch Cordless Trim Saw

Posted ago by toolcrib

Two DeWalt Cordless Trim Saws left at 74% OFF OF RETAIL PRICE OF $352. One at $89.99… Two at $89.99… GONE! Let’s do some math here. The retail price is $352.00. Your price is $89.99. Yes, that’s 74% off. And …