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A Guide To The Best Scroll Saw (April 2019): Ensure Your Money Goes Well Spent

Scroll saws, one of the must-haves if you’re into woodworking at home. There are lots of applications for scroll saws but they usually are acquired by wood crafters.

Why is this so? Well, the small blades in scroll saws are perfect for cutting those hard-to-reach areas, other raw power tools simply can’t do that. On top of that, a scroll saw is a fixed tool which would mean both your hands can freely maneuver for accurate material cuts.

With that said, accuracy is a scroll saw’s best feature. DIY craftsmen and women, wood artists, and hobbyists prefer scroll saws for cuts that require a lot of maneuvering and accuracy.

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  • Updated March 1, 2019
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Best Pole Saw (April 2019): Top Picks & Reviews For Your Beautiful Garden

Online shopping has made it possible for consumers to choose between a very broad range of products. The inclusion of the best electric pole saw available over the internet has become a relief for folks at home who do not have the luxury of hopping from one home improvement store to the other.

It is now a norm to sit back and wait for the goods to arrive at your doorsteps with just a few clicks prior. Be it a cordless pole saw or a manual pole saw, there’s simply so much to choose from to pinpoint your best pole saw.

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  • Updated March 24, 2019
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Best Sawzall Reciprocating Saw (April 2019): Top Picks & Reviews

Are you looking for the best sawzall or the best reciprocating saw? Actually, they are the same thing. As a bloody DIYer, I love doing things myself rather than asking for professional help. I believe the joy of making something on your own does not exist only on DIY project but also in other fields of your life.

Yet as you only do it yourself, there are many stupid moments we’ve all been through. I once made an indentation on the walls with my hammer. It looked horrible and ruined the beauty of my walls. It’s like there is an extremely ugly in a group of cheerleader that forces the cheerleader effect to say: “Screw this, I give up”.

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  • Updated March 24, 2019
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Best Circular Saw (April 2019) – Editor’s Top Picks & Reviews

“Honey, we need a new table, could you please somehow… make one?” We were a young couple, and I was not into DIY project at that time. So I had no idea what to do. I guess we all have been through that moment once, right?

Thank god my father is a DIY enthusiast. He told me to use a circular saw and suggested me the best circular saws of all circular saw brands. He even borrowed circular saws from his friends for me, what a great father he is.

At first, I was overwhelmed by the amount of information. There are many types such as worm driver, sidewinder, cordless circular saw etc. Even more, there are circular saws for right handed/left handed people. Also, you need to choose the right blades for your work. Last but not least, safety should be your first priority that you should not take it lightly.

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  • Updated March 31, 2019
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Best Miter Saw (April 2019): Editor’s Top 3 Picks and Reviews

Why would you need the miter saw when the table saw can do whatever a miter saw can? Because as a homeowner, there are many home projects you want to accomplish within a day, therefore you need something handy to perform the cut as quick as possible.

Miter saw can perform 4 types of cuts, which are cross cut, miter cut, bevel cut and compound cut (combine miter cut with bevel cut). These cuts are suitable for projects like picture framing, crown molding, laminate flooring, finish carpentry and trim work.

There are many miter saw brands in the market, so which one is the best? I’ll answer you with my list of best miter saw 2019. With my experience, I’ll pick out the miter saw to buy. I hope you can rely on the information I provide to get the miter saw for your DIY projects.

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  • Updated April 7, 2019
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Best Chainsaw (April 2019): Editor’s Top 5 Picks & Reviews

As a self-proclaimed DIYer, I hate cutting wood so much. This type of work produces the loudest noise that makes noise from paint rollers, belt sanders or air compressors sound like a child lullaby. Even more, for added frustration, the chainsaw is usually smelly and oily especially the gasoline one. However, I imagined cutting wood with an axe and started to appreciate the chainsaw.

In modern days, best chainsaws are made quiet, less oil and smelly. I’m referring to the modern electric and battery chainsaws. Even more, they have higher power-to-weight ratio compares to the old model. Depend on your own need, you might want to differentiate clearly between the gasoline and electric ones. Gas chainsaw is for felling tree, while electric chainsaw is for home and yard work.

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  • Updated March 1, 2019
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Best Band Saw Reviews (April 2019): A Complete Woodworking Buying Guide

Have you ever wondered how people make cabriole legs for the table? The only possible way to do so is to use the best band saw to make curvaceous cuts. That’s how you create such an aesthetic table.

Besides cutting curves, a band saw is also capable of cutting square corners, making relief cuts, resawing thick wood, and shaping circular designs. Those are what you can accomplish with the help of a band saw.

However, there are plenty of manufacturers in the band saw an industry that leaves you to wonder what you should purchase. In addition, there are many types of band saws in the market. Moreover, there are various complicated things when talking the features of each band saw.

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  • Updated March 1, 2019
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Best Jigsaw (April 2019): Editor’s Top 4 Picks And Reviews For Woodworkers

I'm someone who has already experienced through many circular saws and band saws. I used to think that jigsaw is a degraded version of band saws. However, I had never been so wrong.

Actually, the best jigsaw can do curve cuts like a band saw. On top of that, it can do many tasks like pocket cuts, inside circular cutouts, trimming inside built-in cabinets or furniture.

Even more, the best jigsaw performs well tasks such as straight cuts, crosscuts, and plunge cuts. Beveling, ripping and making other shapes are easy tasks for the jigsaw.

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  • Updated April 8, 2019
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Best Table Saw (April 2019): Editor’s Top 4 Portable Jobsite Brands and Reviews

In this article, I’ll present to you the list of the best table saws in 2019. Before you start, make a checklist based on this illustration to ensure your safety.

As blood was spitting all over my friend’s face, he realized that he already cut off half his finger. He didn’t feel any pain because of the adrenaline rush, yet I was certain that I saw something white… it was his bone.

That’s what you get for using a dangerous tool without getting a proper guide. Part of the accident was caused by the vibration and him having no idea how to cut (body position, hand position). Here I have an illustration to prove that table saw accident is common.

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  • Updated March 31, 2019
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