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Best Manual Planers for the Money

Best Manual Planers for the Money

If there’s anything that can set two pieces of wood apart, it’s the craftsman, the fineness and of course the cut. In order to achieve these elements you need a good reliable hand plane. Hand planes are certainly not a recent phenomenon and have been used since the ages by […]

Different Hand Planer Uses

Different Hand Planer Uses

An electric hand 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 […]

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. […]

Creating a Table Top With An Electric Planer

Creating a Table Top With An Electric Planer

If you’re finding yourself in the position of doing some woodwork around the home and you have finally come to the decision of making a table top then this guide will help give you a better idea an understanding of the whole process. Table tops can be made out of […]

7 Awesome Planer Tips

7 Awesome 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 […]

What Type of Planer Should I Buy?

What Type of Planer Should I Buy?

If your new to wood working or maybe you just new to using planers, then choosing the right planer really depends on a few factors on each person. Simple things like- what type you are most likely to use the most, what are you going to use it for and […]

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, […]

Hand Planer vs Table Planer – Which is Your Best Choice?

Hand Planer vs Table Planer – Which is Your Best Choice?

Buying the best planer for the job at hand is something that every beginner woodworker has to consider. When deciding between a hand planer vs table planer or bench planer, you need to consider what you intend on using your planer for. I’m sure you know planers do have a […]

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 […]

Three planers to consider

Three planers to consider

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 […]