Knowing when to stop

Do you ever get that feeling that you should just put down your tools and go home? Maybe you are feeling tired or frustrated for one reason or another or maybe you just get one of those “feelings.”

Straight vs. “spiral” cutterheads

For many years, planers and jointers had straight knives. There was no option. You had your knives sharpened when they got dull or bought a grinding attachment for your machine and sharpened them yourself.

Why I don’t like melamine

A recent post on the subject of quality brought up a question: Why I equated the use of melamine with “low quality.”