- Everyone Needs a Moisture Meter
Knowing how much moisture is trapped in a board helps you during the milling process, when fitting parts, and even when making repairs. And the easiest way to determine ...
- Pin-type Moisture Meters for Under $200
A review of pin-type moisture meters
- Top 10 Tools for a Tough Economy
What tools are on the must-have list for Fine Woodworking editors? Depends who you ask. We polled our pool of expert woodworkers to find out their picks for the ...
- What Woodworkers Really Want
This holiday, give your favorite woodworker a useful present
- Great Gifts for Under $50
Looking for a present for your favorite woodworker? Here are a few of our favorite things.
- Workbench for Any Height
Noden adjustable bench raises and lowers worksurface to help you work comfortably at any level
- Snake-Arm Task Lights and Safety Shields are Industrial-Quality
Danray Products now selling its handy accessories directly to customers
- Video: Portable Support Stands
When working with large or heavy stock, these shop helpers improve safety and accuracy
- All About Supports and Bases
- Support Stands
In this article, weve tested a selection of support stands and spell out the virtues and drawbacks of each. Schofield details the features on each stand, what to ...
- Moisture-Meter Survey
The easiest way to see that your wood is dry enough is to use a moisture meter. Lon Schleining follows the work of wood scientist R. Bruce Hoadley as he explains ...
- Small-Shop Power Feeders
Roland Johnson offers three reasons to use power feeders: they allow your hands to stay far from the blade doing the cutting, they run nonstop, and parts are inexpensive ...
- Making Sense of Motors
When you see terms like “maximum” or “peak” horsepower, watch out, Martin Seifert says. Those terms aren’t complete lies, but they’re not useful. Woodworking machines ...
- Measuring Moisture
Problems that result from using wood at the wrong moisture content are among the most common frustrations and failures plaguing the woodworker, writes wood technologist ...