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Portable Thickness Planer: What You Should Get

Portable Thickness Planer: What You Should Get

If you are a person who likes to do things on his own, and then admire your handy work afterward, then when it comes to making a ‘make or buy’ decision, you will probably go with the decision to make. If this is your decision, then it is likely that […]

What is a wood Planer? Find Out What it Is And Why it’s Used

What is a wood Planer? Find Out What it Is And Why it’s Used

If your one of those people that are thinking of getting into woodworking but you have no idea where to start, then you really must get an understanding of the types of woodworking tools. One of the most important and necessary tools in woodworking is a wood planer. But what […]

How to Sharpen Hand Planer Blades

How to Sharpen Hand Planer Blades

Your hand planer obviously gets regularly used for months or years on end before you realize that it needs to be “tuned and sharpened.” For the best possible woodworking results, you need to sharpen your hand planer blades regularly. Trying to shape wood with worn-out and dull blades makes the […]

What type of manual hand plane is best?

What type of manual hand plane is best?

If there’s anything that can set two pieces of wood apart, it’s the fineness and cut. This is exactly why you need a hand plane. The hand planes are not a recent phenomenon but have been used since ages by woodworkers and carpenters all over the world. Lucky for you, […]

What is a thickness planer used for?

What is a thickness planer used for?

Wondering how useful a thickness planer could be for you? If you are into DIY projects involving wood, chances are that you already use some power tools to cut or size your lumber. The local supplier may not always have stock in your required dimensions, or they can also turn […]

5 Different Electric Hand Planer Uses

5 Different Electric Hand Planer Uses

An electric planer is an indispensable tool for any professional woodworker or hobbyist. Whether you want to fix that creaking door or repair the fireplace, a planer can save you a lot of time and energy. If you are a beginner, then maybe you have seen others use an electric […]

How To Use An Electric Planer

How To Use An Electric Planer

We have known the humble hand planer for quite a long time as being a woodworker’s most trusted tool. The electric planers do the same job as a hand planer with just the difference that they are driven by a powerful motor which makes them super fast and highly efficient. […]

What Do Wood Planers Do?

What Do Wood Planers Do?

Working on wood projects can be a fun, satisfying and a rewarding job depending on the project you’re working on. We all know you are going to need certain tools to finish the job in a professional manner, so tools like drills, jointers, and saws are going to be a […]

Creating a Table Top With An Electric Planer

Creating a Table Top With An Electric Planer

In this guide i will show you How to use an Electric Planer on a Table Top.There are many guides to making tables out of old doors, for example. But this type of project does require the use of some power tools and the electric planer is perfect for smoothing […]

7 Awesome Electric Hand Planer Tips

7 Awesome Electric Hand Planer Tips

If you’ve been relying on a manual hand planer to do most of your work up to now, investing in an electric version of your favorite tool will really open up your woodworking world to a whole host of new, bigger and faster projects. Electric hand planers are fantastic because […]