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Bessy Variable Angle Strap Clamp (VAS+2K)

Submitted By: Shaun Guthrie @caskwoodworking I’ve said before and this time is no different, I typically purchase tools when I need them.  A client commission required me to build square wood pedestals which have a 45-degree miter on each corner.  After I took the commission I realized I didn’t have a good enough clamping solution…

Ridgid R4331 13″ Thickness Planer

Submitted by: Greg Lobb A thickness planer is a necessity in any modern shop and the market is vast with many options. A combination of impatience and stock availability led me to acquire the Ridgid R4331. I had wanted desperately to bring a Dewalt DW735 home, but finding one for the right price and that…

DeWalt DCS331B Cordless 20v Jigsaw

Submitted by: Greg Lobb I had upgraded to the Dewalt 20v system from an aging Ryobi set. Modern Lithium-ion systems open up the market to include tools more practical without a cord, a jigsaw is an ideal candidate to go cordless. I replaced a budget Black & Decker with the DeWalt DCS331B jigsaw and it…

FL Sun Kossel Delta Style 3D Printer Kit

Submitted by: Marsh Wildman   I’ve been looking at 3D printers for quite some time and never bought one because I never had a need. As I’ve been doing more commission jobs with Arduino controllers lately, I’ve wanted to provide custom enclosures for these projects. All I have to do is model the enclosure in…

Craftex 12” Dovetail Jig

Submitted By: Shaun Guthrie @caskwoodworking Starting this year, I want to up my woodworking game with the ability to cut dovetails. I know some people may look down upon those who use a dovetail jig, however as a hobbyist woodworker I don’t have the time at this point in my life to cut dovetails by…