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When to Use a Hand Planer or A Jointer

When to Use a Hand Planer or A Jointer

If you are getting into woodworking, you might be wondering: what is the difference between a hand planer and a jointer? Aren’t their machines called a jointer planer that can do both? For starters, each is an entirely different tool with an entirely different job to perform. There are, however, […]

Porter-Cable PC60THP 6-Amp Hand Planer Review

Porter-Cable PC60THP 6-Amp Hand Planer Review

The product we going to review here toady is of course the PC60THP 6 Amp Hand Planer. The Porta-Cable company itself has been manufacturing power tools since 1906 and is an American company which is known for manufacturing a lot of remarkable power tools such as the first portable belt […]

Hand Planer vs Table Planer: Which is Best

Hand Planer vs Table Planer: Which is Best

Shopping around for furniture is easy these days. You can do that from any conventional retail store or the comfort of your home–thanks to e-commerce. There are many people out there who are more inclined towards making their furniture at home. Although the number of such people is declining, this […]

How to adjust a hand plane

How to adjust a hand plane

A hand plane is a very useful tool in the field of carpentry. It is also a well-loved tool for woodworking hobbyists. It plays an important role in ensuring that woods are well-flattened and -shaped, and have a smooth surface. Most importantly, it is best to ensure that the hand […]

Festool 574690 HL 850 E Planer Review

Festool 574690 HL 850 E Planer Review

If you are a handyman, tradesman or just a home woodworker I’m sure you’re in love with all the tools that you own. After all having the right tools for the job is a must and if you don’t it can make a very simple job turn into hours of […]

POWERTEC PL1251 12-1/2-Inch 15-Amp Planer Review

POWERTEC PL1251 12-1/2-Inch 15-Amp Planer Review

Whether you’ve decided to pick up woodworking as a hobby or you’re frantically searching for the tools to help you replace that dearly beloved wooden stool you accidentally crushed underfoot, or even if you’re just looking to properly build up your workshop in a paranoid need to always be prepared, […]

Best Benchtop Planers Reviews

Best Benchtop Planers Reviews

Are you a hobbyist or a professional woodworker? Certainly, you’d agree with us that planers are one of the indispensable tools in your shop. They are useful in creating custom thickness, repurposing old wood, or just giving rough boards a quick cleanup. Overall, they lend a professional look to your […]

Three planers we think you will love

Three planers we think you will love

So, you have started to thoroughly throw yourself into your hobby. You have gotten yourself a decent line-up of equipment for your workshop, and have started churning out a few successful projects. You would consider yourself a bit more well-versed with the ins and outs of the woodwork now and […]