Category Archives: Jointers

dovetail jig

Buying the Best Dovetail Jig – Top 5 Reviews For 2020

The dovetail joint is a time-honoured favorite due to its strength and aesthetic elegance. ​However, it is not a particularly easy joint to cut by hand.For this reason, the dovetail jig has become a popular go-to tool for the many woodworkers. Using one of these handy

The 5 Best Benchtop Jointer in 2020 – Reviews with Comparison

Last Updated on 19th March 2020 A jointer is an important tool for any woodworker or carpenter, whether a hobbyist or professional. However, with the amount of jointers available, (many of varying quality), it is important to know what you are buying before you part

Jointer or Planer – Which Is The Right Tool For You?

In a follow up to our recent ‘Best Benchtop Jointers in 2016 top 5 review article‘, we are looking at a popular question that beginner woodworkers have. Namely, whether to purchase a Jointer or a Plainer, or more fundamental still, what the hell is the

An Introduction to the Box Joint (AKA Finger Joint)

The box joint is a go-to option that all woodworkers gravitate towards for some project or another. It is a great way of joining two pieces of wood. And while the dovetail joint is often seen as the superior choice, (classic, strong and beautiful are