Monthly Archives: December 2009

The Top 29 Tool Posts of 2009

Posted ago by toolcrib

Though my math muscles still ache from the workout I gave them calculating how many years ToolCrib.com visitors spent on the site in 2009, I busted out my maths again for this compilation :) You guys kept our servers hopping …

In 2009, ToolCrib.com Readers Spent 3.5 Years On Our Site

Posted ago by toolcrib

Here’s the ToolCrib.com horn… hold on while I toot it for a minute :) In 2009 we had 958,265 “absolute unique visitors.” The average time on site for each visitor is 01:57 – that’s one minute and fifty seven seconds. …

Woodworking Roundup: Tape Measure Ninja, Tool Tattos, Do You Wax Your… Table Saw? + 12 MORE

Posted ago by toolcrib

Tireless. Relentless. Enduring all obsticles to bring you… 15 awesome woodworking blog posts! You won’t believe your eyes this week ladies and gentle men. What we have here is nothing short of jaw droppingly spectacular. From the tape measure ninja …

6 Innovations of The New Bosch MR23EVS Router Kit (+ Video)

Posted ago by toolcrib

We got word of the new Bosch MR23EVS router via Popular Woodworking: First Look: Bosch’s New Router Kit. You should also check out First Look: No Vibration with Bosch’s New Router. My sources tell me it’s coming in at $320 …

22 Free Crosscut Sled Plans: The Real Ultimate Guide to Cross Cut Sleds!

Posted ago by toolcrib

Way, way WAAAYYY back in May of 2008 we brought you ToolCrib.com’s Ultimate Guide to the Crosscut Sled. That poor guide… it means well, but it’s pretty far from ultimate. No pics, and only a smattering of crosscut sled plans. …

7 KnotScott Forum Finds: R4511 Discontinued? SawStop Saves, Festool TS55, MORE!

Posted ago by toolcrib

This is a KnotScott vs. ToolCrib tag team effort! Mr. Scott sent me 7 awesome finds and I did my best to present them using all the best words I could think of or copy out of the threads :) …

Xmas Roundup: Woodworker's Night Before Christmas, Keeping Warm in the Woodshop, Easy Way to Cut Plywood

Posted ago by toolcrib

Yes, the smell of Christmas is in the air… At ToolCrib we’re rounding up our top tools of 2009, top plans of 2009 and wondering if there’s still time to make anything on the last minute Christmas Gift Plans roundup… …

Random Orbit Sander Comparisons: an ROS Update for 2009

Posted ago by toolcrib

Random orbit sanders were among the top most-loved tools of 2009 on the ToolCrib blog, so we decided to brush the dust off of 2008’s Top 5 Most Popular Random Orbit Sanders and see who the winners are these days.

The 21 Tools You Loved the Most in 2009

Posted ago by toolcrib

Your clicks don’t lie :) We counted every single one of your clicks to rank the tools you loved the most in 2009. One click equals one vote in the rankings below. Note – these are ONLY based on your …

ToolCrib.com's Top 44 Free Plans of 2009

Posted ago by toolcrib

The results are in, folks! And yes, to the overly precise and mathematically inclined, we did indeed skip December of 2009’s stats to bring you ToolCrib.com’s Top 44 Free Plans of 2009!