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How to Use a Core Drill

A core drill is simply a drill that is designed to cut holes into concrete and masonry in a way that removes the core of the hole as it works. We have covered the different types of core drill in detail here. The most common

A Close Look at European Hinges for Cabinet Making

We recently published an article that took a look at boring jigs and reviewed 5 of the best currently available on the market. One issue that came up from a number of readers is the question of the European hinge system. While we did recommend

Best Core Drill for the Money in 2017

Buying a new concrete core drill is no easy decision. There are a number of excellent brands on the market; there is also different configurations to choose from. Whether you opt for a smaller handheld model or go all out and buy a complete rig

Top 5 Best Boring Jig Kits (A 2017 Review Roundup)

A boring jig kit is an important piece of equipment for woodworkers. Whether you need to precision bore holes for cabinet hinges, wish to use your power drill to bore holes or merely need to fit a new door lock, the correct boring jig will

Drill Press Maintenance Tips (Safe Operation For Longer)

To ensure that your expensive floor drill press keeps on operating as it should, you will need to carry out some routine maintenance every now and then. Nothing overtly complicated, just some occasional tender, love and care to keep your machine running smoothly and accurately.

Top 5 Stud & Joist Drills Reviewed (Our Picks for 2017)

What is the best stud and joist drill you can buy in 2017? That’s exactly what we will look into right now. We’ve selected 5 top rated drills currently available and taken an in depth look to bring you the lowdown on the quality of

Best Pocket Hole Jig For The Money (TOP 5 FOR 2017)

Visible screws on a woodworking project should generally be avoided. A flush and tidy finish are the hallmarks of a professional and no matter your skill level, you should strive to do the same. One of the most popular tools to help hide any visible

The Best Magnetic Drill Press (TOP 5 REVIEWS)

The magnetic drill is a versatile tool. Fabricators and contractors can choose from several types and sizes these days. Add that to the array of annular cutters available and the various features that manufactures pack into their drills and you are left with an overwhelming

In Search Of The Best floor Drill Press On The Market

So what is the best floor drill press on the market today? That’s exactly what we aim to find out with this ultimate guide. We have gone in depth here and brought together 5 comprehensive reviews of some of the best floor drill presses available

Top 5 Mortising Machine Reviews (A 2017 Update)

There are a variety of ways and different tools that you can use to make a mortise. While each has their advantages and disadvantages, if you want to create top quality mortises that fit and look highly professional – A dedicated mortising machine is the