important to take a few minutes to calculate the required inch-pounds for any
lid to ensure proper and safe function of the hardware. The lid supports are very popular with
children’s toy boxes and blanket chests.
These usually have heavy doors, which we don’t want to slam shut and
When a new chisel with a
hooped handle is received, quite often the hoop is loose. This is common to all
The function of the hoop is solely to keep the handle from splitting. Therefore, the hoop should be properly seated prior to use.
One of the values of choosing a systainer® storage system
for your tools and supplies is being able to customize it. Color coding by tool or use is easy enough by
choosing a solid color systainer. With eight
colors available (anthracite, light gray/blue, carmine red, deep orange,
daffodil yellow, emerald green, sky blue and sapphire blue), you can really
make your shop colorful and organized.
Good, functional workbenches
are good and functional because they have mass, they are heavy, and they do not
“move” when you’re working on them. The
mass and weight that provide the solid, stable platform for woodworking also
make these benches difficult to move, or relocate in the shop. If your shop is
a shared location like a garage, or even if you have a dedicated permanent
shop, the ability to easily relocate your bench becomes a necessity, not a