Category: Power Tools

  • The Ideal Height For Your Lathe Workbench

    The Ideal Height For Your Lathe Workbench

    I recently had this problem of constantly being hunched over when working on my lathe. This can be a major pain in the neck, not to mention bad for your posture. A good way to combat this is to adjust the height of your workbench accordingly. I have discovered, through trial and error, what the…

  • Hitachi c10fl Table Saw – Everything You Need To Know

    Hitachi c10fl Table Saw – Everything You Need To Know

    Hitachi c10fl is one of the most ‘talked about’ table saws on the market. It is a Jobsite saw with a decent saw blade, but its lack of manufacturer support has made it somewhat controversial. I am a professional woodworker, and I always try to find quality tools. I stumbled upon the Hitachi C10fl table…

  • How Long Do Router Bits Last? – This May Surprise You

    How Long Do Router Bits Last? – This May Surprise You

    They say the router is one of the most useful tools in your shop.  I was using my router the other day and the finish left by the bit had burn marks and didn’t feel smooth.  This made me wonder how long it had been since I sharpened it.  I decided to research this a…

  • Best Pipe Size For Harbor Freight Dust Collector

    Best Pipe Size For Harbor Freight Dust Collector

    I have found that Harbor Freight Dust Collectors are very popular and many people want to get the pipe size right to ensure you get the best suction. Since I own one and have done the setup myself, I thought I should share what size pipe for harbor Freight dust collectors? The best pipe size…

  • Best Dust Collector For Drum Sanders And Why

    Best Dust Collector For Drum Sanders And Why

    I own a slightly larger than double garage-sized woodworking shop where I spend every weekend doing random projects. I recently bought a dual drum sander and needed to know how big a dust collector I would need. I’m sure we all have this question – what is the best dust collector for drum sanders? On…

  • How Long Do CNC Router Bits Last?

    How Long Do CNC Router Bits Last?

    If you’ve recently acquired a CNC routing device, you might notice two things; that its routing bits are detachable and it comes with a few bits. It is reasonable to think of when you might have to replace the bits since not every bit serves the same function, and you might need to replace a…