Choosing the Best Mini Wood Lathe

Mini lathes are the smallest brothers of the full-sized lathes. These lathes are portable and lightweight, which means that they can easily be moved from place to place. The mini lathes are also much cheaper than the midi and full-sized lathes and theyshould be the perfect starting point for anyone looking to turn smaller pens […]

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  • October 16, 2017

The Top Full Size Wood Lathes and How They Compare

Full-size wood lathes are designed for the serious woodturner and they are generally used for industrial purposes or people making serious money from wood turning. These huge full sized lathes will be perfect if you plan on turning bigger chunks of wood and you like to get serious about the wood turning business.The full sized […]

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  • September 12, 2017

Easy Welding Project Ideas for a Beginner

Welding can be a great way to earn some extra money while actually following your hobby. It is easy to take up and beginners and experts alike can follow up easily. There are quite a few difficulties though primary among them being the high initial expense. The materials that you’d need for welding are a bit […]

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  • January 7, 2017

Things to Keep in Mind While Choosing Band Saw Blades

The band saw is an extremely handy tool when it comes to many usual tasks. It’s versatility and precision allows it to perform a range of cutting functions and makes this tool a must have in a workshop. Needless to say that the blade is the most important part of this tool and making a wrong choice […]

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  • January 7, 2017

A Few Handy Tips for Maintaining Your Chainsaw

Though traditionally an industrial product, the chainsaw is increasingly being used as a domestic product with people realizing the advantages of using the chainsaw. The device is extremely efficient when it comes to tasks like maintaining gardens and lawns, cutting up firewood and cleaning up tree branches (which is also done using pole saws) after […]

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  • January 7, 2017

Digital Multimeter vs Analog Multimeter – What Should You Choose

Multimeter: The Types Among the most commonly used electronic instruments today, a multimeter is essentially used for measurement of electrical values. The average multimeter measures current, voltage and resistance. The multimeter seeks to serve multiple purposes. It can at once be used for investigating basic faults in electrical circuits as well as a bench instrument […]

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  • December 25, 2016

Tips on Log Splitting With an Electric Log Splitter

The log splitter is as the name suggests a device used to cut down large tree trunks or logs into smaller sizes. Essential a hydraulic machine, the motor of the log splitter can be powered by either electricity or gas depending on the model that the user may be using. The log splitter was designed […]

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  • December 23, 2016

A Beginner’s Guide to Reading Welding Symbols

Welding symbols are most commonly applies to drawings and when interpreted correctly, efficiently controls the welding of a joint. The symbols offer a consistency that helps bridge the gap between the engineers who draw the diagrams and the construction workers who work on the site. However, though the standard system of signs remains similar it is […]

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  • December 22, 2016

Jigsaw vs. Circular Saw – Which One Should You Get First?

Introducing the Jigsaw If you have been searching for this, chances are that you already know what jigsaw are. Also known as a Bayonet saw, this power tool is made of an electric motor and a revolving saw blade. The Jigsaw allows up to 45 degrees of angular cuts with respect to the vertical axis of the […]

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  • December 21, 2016
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