Festool’s new CMS router table is a marvelously efficient and high-performing router table. Here is a not-so-brief first impressions review. Read More
A group of students are developing a position-correcting tool add-on technology that guides power tools with far greater precision than is possible through just manual operation. Read More
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Festool is coming out with a new super-precise portable router table system that also boasts exceptional dust collection capabilities. Sounds like the perfect router table, except for the price. Read More
Makita just announced a brand new compact router and router kit that comes with straight, plunge, tilt, and offset bases. Read More
Looking for a router table stand or general purpose work stand? This Bench Dog model is on sale for $12! Read More
Here is our review of Craftsman’s digital plunge router. What sets this router apart from other offerings is its LCD screen and built-in bit library and RPM speed calculator Read More
The Porter Cable 4212 dovetail router jig that we’ve been eyeing has dropped in price AND is eligible for a $20 off $100 extra savings. Read More
A new no-frills Rockler router table is the first (that we know of) to be designed for use with compact and trim routers. Read More
If you use tools that lock in bits and burs with collets, make sure you know how to insert the bits properly! Read More
Bosch is giving away a $1000 ultimate power tool package! Read More
Bosch’s newest MR23EVS series routers, a much anticipated upgrade to their 1617 series routers, are now available! Read More
Craftsman’s new digital plunge router takes the guesswork out of setting the speed adjustment. Read More
A few days ago we reported that Porter Cable’s new compact routers were identical to Dewalt’s. After taking a closer look at the product photos and specs, I realized that this was not true, there are a few subtle differences.
The other day we introduced Dewalt’s new compact router kits. This morning I had a good question – what about Porter Cable? Dewalt and Porter Cable are sister companies, with Porter Cable being well known for their dedicated woodworking tools Scouring their recent press release archive, I noticed that Porter Cable was in fact releasing fixed and plunge base compact […]
Dewalt just announced the launch of a new compact router designed to combine power, ease of use and ergonomics to provide high visibility, control, and performance. These new routers are said to merge the ergonomic features and size of trim routers with the power of full-size routers to deliver both performance and jobsite versatility.
Over at Amazon, there is an insane router bit sale going on. Milwaukee-branded bits, both 1/4″ and 1/2″ shanked, are selling for just $5 each. A handful of select styles are $10 each. These router bits are made for Milwaukee in Italy by Freud. Orders of $25 and up are eligible for free super saver […]
Coptool (of Ohio Power Tool) just broke the news that Bosch will soon be releasing a new woodworking router spindle (MRC23EVSK), complete with redesigned plunge and fixed bases. Bosch has earned themselves a solid reputation amongst woodworkers with their current 1617 series routers. From the looks of it, Bosch outdid themselves and their new feature-rich routers […]
Bosch’s popular woodworking router comes with 1/4″ and 1/2″ collets, but what if you want to use different shanked burs and bits? We found that replacement collets were available by 3rd party manufacturers, such as Galaxy Products.