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What Is A Wood Planer and Why You should own one

What Is A Wood Planer and Why You should own one

Wood planers are one of the most common tools used in wood working. Despite this, most people have no clue what a planer does exactly, and people confuse this tool for another, such as a jointer. Planers are an essential part of woodworking. There are many types of wood planers […]

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How Does a Wood Planer Work?

How Does a Wood Planer Work?

When you are working on a wood project, there are many tools that you use. And each of these tools depends on what kind of wood project you are conducting. Most wood projects contain the same tools. One such tool is a wood planer. A wood planer is essential to […]

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Using a Hand Power Planer on Wide Boards

Using a Hand Power Planer on Wide Boards

Power planers can be amazing timesavers on almost any project. They can level out framing lumber, smooth out edges, or they can chamfer handrails for instance. With experience, you might even be able to use one to do things like bevel door edges. A power planer is very similar to […]

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Creating The Perfect Table Top With Your Electric Planer

Creating The Perfect Table Top With Your Electric Planer

More and more people are trying to save money or create a unique style statement by making their own furniture out of reclaimed wood or by upcycling old pieces into something new and bold. There are many guides to making tables out of old doors, for example. But this type […]

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What Type of Planer Should I Buy?

What Type of Planer Should I Buy?

Choosing a planer really depends on several factors – what you are going to use it for and how much room you have in your workshop to store it. Once you know that then you can look at the best type of planer to suit your requirements. Generally, there are […]

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Carpenter working with an electric planer on a wooden plank in workshop.

Top Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Electric Hand Planer

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 […]