Monthly Archives: February 2007

ToolCrib.com's Ultimate Guide to Over 4,000 Free Woodworking Plans

Posted ago by Garrett

We recently posted about FreeWW.com, a site devoted to free woodworking plans. Judging from out site stats you guys ate them up. Get great woodworking and power tool resources directly in your inbox by signing up for the ToolCrib.com email …

WoodNet's Top 7 Most Influential Woodworkers

Posted ago by Garrett

I polled the guys at Woodnet recently to see who were their top five most influential woodworkers… It turned out to be a pretty popular and highly personal topic. Great stuff for those seeking to broaden their woodworking influences… What …

The new ToolCrib.com Newsletter

Posted ago by toolcrib

The first Volume of the ToolCrib.com Newsletter is out into the world. Thanks to everyone for the great response. Click here to check it out and click here to make sure you are on the list for the next one.

Woodworker Interview Project + Most Influential Woodworkers

Posted ago by toolcrib

I’m not afraid to admit that I know nothing about woodworking :) First and foremost because I have very little shame, to the chagrin of the LOML when we’re out at dinner. And secondly because I know I can rely …

ToolCrib.com's Ultimate Guide to the Top Ten Most Dangerous Woodworking Power Tools

Posted ago by toolcrib

Sign up for the ToolCrib newsletter and get great woodworking resources like this in your inbox! “What is the most dangerous woodworking power tool?” That’s what I asked the woodworkers at the woodworking forums FamilyWoodworking.org and WoodNet.net. WoodNet.net’s woodworkers responded …

A List of Free Woodworking Project Plans

Posted ago by toolcrib

Hey guys, Here is a great list of Free Woodworking Plans I found at www.freeww.com. Here are the main categories, Be sure to check it out and let us know what you think. Free woodworking plans: Bed Plans Bed Headboard …

Popular Woodworking Manual Reveals What to Look For in Woodworking Tools

Posted ago by toolcrib

If you’re a regular Popular Woodworking reader then you’re probably familiar with their “I Can Do That” feature which emphasizes two day shop projects for woodworkers with most of the standard power tool array. The “I Can Do That” Manual …

Most Dangerous Woodworking Power Tools?

Posted ago by toolcrib

I recently asked the woodworkers at FamilyWoodworking and WoodNet.net about what they thought were the most dangerous power tools. The resounding answer was: “the tool OPERATOR is the most dangerous tool.” There are some chilling stories and great advice from …

How To Choose the Right Circular Saw Blade.

Posted ago by toolcrib

It comes down to the job and the power of your circular saw… If you’re new to woodworking and would like a one minute overview of the differences between circular saw blades check out this video with Tim Carter of …

Making the Router Decision: Horsepower vs. Rated Amperage

Posted ago by toolcrib

When shopping for your next router you’ll likely come down to performance as a key decision factor. One of the most obvious ways to measure performance is horsepower. But, as the Rockler blog noted recently, “there’s more than one way …