Monthly Archives: January 2010

10 Cove Cutting Jigs, How To's and Calculators

Posted ago by toolcrib

Does anyone cut coves on their table saws anymore? Something tells me it’s a dying art – Popular Mechanics from the 50’s and 60’s wrote about it several times but it’s dropped off since then in the woodworking and handyman …

13 Tenon Jig Plans for Table Saw Tenoning

Posted ago by toolcrib

Mortise and tenons have a noble heritage – woodworkers have used them for thousands of years to make great joints. And without tables saws too, much less table saw tenon jigs ;P We’re gonna leave you hanging when it comes …

12 Zero Clearance Insert Plans for Your Table Saw

Posted ago by toolcrib

End tearout. Get cleaner cuts. Keep debris off your blade. What’s not to love about zero clearance inserts for your table saw? This plan collection covers the basics of zero clearance insert plans, and should help you brainstorm features you …

11 WWing Roundup Stories: PopWW's Best New Tools of 2009, Free New Yankee Videos Online, Pricing Your Work

Posted ago by toolcrib

Reheat that cup of coffee and make sure the boss isn’t looking… this week’s roundup is a doozie! We’ve got Popular Woodworking’s Best New Tools of 2009, with a ton of hand tools… and a few tools for real woodworkers …

7 KnotScott Forum Finds: Dado Debates, Push Sticks vs. GRR-ripper, Air Hockey Outfeed Table!!??

Posted ago by toolcrib

As usual, KnotScott knocks it out of the park (with a bat he made himself ;)! If your hunting for dados then stop by his first find, which reveals the most popular of the top dado offerings. Also up for …

8 Table Saw Ripping Jigs: Big Boards, Thin Strips

Posted ago by toolcrib

Many people choose circular saws + guides for big rips. They’re great, actually, especially for cutting down sheet goods. But what about ripping big boards into multiple thin, precise strips? Well, that puts you in table saw territory buddy. This …

9 Free Snow Sled Plans: It's All Downhill From Here!

Posted ago by toolcrib

When life hands you a snow shovel, head for the shop instead and get started on a snow sled! Nothing beats back the misery of frozen toes and noses like high speed descents. These sled plans didn’t quite fit in …

3 KnotScott Forum Finds: Whirlwind Flesh-Sensing DC Blade Guard = SawStop Killer? + Griz 1023 Updates!!

Posted ago by toolcrib

As KnotScott says, “This is raw and short, but the last one is worth going to the presses for…” He’s right, it’s worth going to press with! I moved the last one up to the front… It’s a table saw …

10 WWing Roundup Stories: Christmas Joy, Spalt Your Own Lumber, Table Saw Maintenance Video

Posted ago by toolcrib

We waste way too much time on the internet… so YOU can spend your time on the very best of the woodworking web! This week features some amazing stories. Tops in my book is the look of joy on that …

6 Free Panel Cutting Sled Plans for Your Table Saw

Posted ago by toolcrib

Are you ready for building some book shelves, table tops and other panel-based projects? Then yer gonna need a panel sled for your table saw. We hope these plans make your panels straighter and your projects easier to assemble! These …