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Virutex speeds up stair layout process

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 15 July 2013 00:00

virutexVirutex’s new template for closed and open stair treads, model PFP, eliminates the need for woodworkers and carpenters to design the full stair layout, leading to quick and precise construction of a staircase, according to the company.

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Do hand tools have a place in today’s shop?

Written by John English Sunday, 14 July 2013 00:00

handtoolsJim Krenov was a hand tools guy. In his waning years, despite macular degeneration, he spent a lot of time building bench planes. With his sight failing, he enjoyed the tactile nature of the exercise.

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SCM Group rolls out smaller wide-belt sander

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 15 July 2013 00:00

scmThe Sandya 300 RCS 110 wide-belt sander from SCM Group is designed to satisfy the production and quality requirements of small woodworking shops, says the company.

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Festool adds features to plunge-cut saw

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 17 June 2013 00:00

festoolFestool redesigned its TS 55 REQ plunge-cut saw with a large, readable depth scale for cuts on or off the guide rail, a micro-adjustable depth control and a flat housing offset to make straight cuts parallel to any edge.

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Grizzly air filter works even when you don’t

Written by Jennifer Hicks Monday, 17 June 2013 00:00

grizzlyGrizzly Industrial offers a new three-speed hanging air filter, model GO738, that can be set to run while you work — and with a timer when the shop is closed — to clean the air of fine dust particles.

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