Monthly Archives: February 2010

Top 7 Portable Table Saws: a Benchtop Table Saw Comparison

Posted ago by toolcrib

Wait… Are you SURE you’re shopping for portable table saws because it’s a space issue? Have you tried looking over our 17 garage shop organization plans? Ok… you’re back and you know you want a portable table saw. But WAIT! …

6 KnotScott Forum Finds: Router Fences, Cleaning Router Bits + Clamps, Clamps, and More Clamps!

Posted ago by toolcrib

KnotScott does it again folks – he is the pulse of the woodworking forum world! From router fences, to cleaning router bits to plunge router selections, he’s got you covered! There’s even some advice on clamp selection thrown in for …

Drill Press Lathe: 9 Jigs and Guides for Drill Press Turning

Posted ago by toolcrib

The drill press may seem like a boring tool… (badump tchhh) With the right jigs and modifications (such as bike hubs, salvaged cordless drill parts etc) you can turn your drill press into a light – VERY LIGHT – lathe! …

21 More Workbench Plans: Magazine Work Bench Plans from 1882-2003

Posted ago by toolcrib

So… I hope you didn’t start one of the workbench plans from last week, because I’ve got a BOATLOAD of new workbench plans for you :) Thanks to the Google Book Project‘s tireless scanning efforts, I assembled a list of …

12 WWing Roundup Finds: Drawer Pull Plans, Scratch Awl Plans, What I Love About Woodworking

Posted ago by toolcrib

Thanks to the magic algorithm at HourlyPress, we bring you our fantastic finds from around the world of woodworking! Highlights include the free drawer pull plans – man those things are handy! Also be sure to check out the Scratch …

6 KnotScott Forum Finds: Woodworking in a Bottle, Table Saw Injury Study, When to Unclamp After Gluing?

Posted ago by toolcrib

KnotScott knows what’s hot in the world of woodworking, and he’s got the forum picks to prove it! This week you’ll enjoy marveling at the picture frame assembled inside of a whiskey bottle – how did they do it? Also, …