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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.” There are so many uses for a planer so for the best possible woodworking results, you need to sharpen your hand planer blade regularly. Trying to […]

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WEN 6530 6-Amp Electric Hand Planer Review

WEN 6530 6-Amp Electric Hand Planer Review

So, you have been thinking about fixing that jammed door or smoothing out the uneven edges of the wooden cabinet. However, the lack of proper tools makes you postpone your willingness to take action on them. What you need is an electric hand planer to make your job easy and […]

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Different Hand Planer Uses

Different Hand Planer Uses

A  hand planer is an indispensable tool for any professional woodworker or hobbyist. It’s widely used in carpentry, furniture making, and remodeling jobs. Simply put though, it’s a tool that you can shave and shape a piece of wood into the desired thickness using an electric or manual hand planer. […]

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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. Wood  Materials Table tops can be made […]

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Dewalt DW680K 7 Amp 3-1/4-Inch Planer Review

Dewalt DW680K 7 Amp 3-1/4-Inch Planer Review

If you are planning a woodworking project in the near future, then you would inevitably need a really good electric hand planer, and the DW680K by Dewalt makes a really nice choice. Dewalt’s reputation speaks for itself and where sure they need no introduction from us. This US-based company was […]

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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 […]

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Bosch PL1632 6.5 Amp Planer Review

Bosch PL1632 6.5 Amp Planer Review

If you have even the slightest knowledge about power tools, then you must have certainly heard about Bosch. The company’s power tools division has been manufacturing corded and cordless power tools since 1956. The Bosch PL1632 planer comes with a 6.5 amp motor that delivers about 16,500 rotations per minute.It […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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Porter-Cable PC60THP 6-Amp Hand Planer Review

Porter-Cable PC60THP 6-Amp Hand Planer Review

The product we going to review here today 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 […]

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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 woodworker has to consider. When deciding between a hand planer vs table planer, you need to consider what you intend on using your planer for. Let us explain the difference between the hand planers, electric planers, and […]

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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 […]