New & Notable: Issue 10



(prices are approximate)


Downsize Your Turning

Nova G3 Chuck

Use with mini, midi and smaller lathes (up to 14" swing). Accepts all Teknatool accessory jaws. $145 teknatool.com


“Pac” It Up

Veto Pro Pac Tool Bags

Tiers and pockets offer easy, secure storage of tools during transport in this durable, waterproof bag available in three sizes. $100-$150 vetopropac.com


Take the Plunge

Triton 2.25HP Precision Router

Bit changing and depth adjustments can be made above the table with the new portable height adjustment crank. The 2.25HP Precision Router also comes in its own carrying case with adjustment crank and 7-piece template guide. $199 tritonwoodworking.com


Clamp Or Spread

Bessey DuoKlamp

Turn the dial and this one-handed clamp becomes a spreader. Features clamping pressure over 260 lbs., a 33/8" throat depth and 12", 18" and 24" capacity. $23-$25 americanclamping.com


Make a Smooth Adjustment

Empire Dri-Tool Lubricant

Deep-clean roller bearings, tension screws and much more while adding a surface sealant that resists sawdust, dirt and moisture and reduces friction. 8 oz. $14 empiremfg.com

Make Your Mark

Woodcraft Woodworker’s Pencil

This easy-to-use pencil holds lead securely in place but offers easy retraction and advancement. Comes with hard lead (soft lead also available). $10 woodcraft.com


Avoid Surface Damage

Slick Saw 

Protect delicate cutting surfaces with this durable mylar/nylon cover for saws and routers that can be removed or repositioned. Combo pack of 5/$9 slicksaw.com


Think Small

Lie-Nielson Model Maker’s Block Plane 

This small low angle tool fits snugly in the palm of your hand. Weighing only 8 oz., this tiny tool is effortless to use, but ideal for all sorts of chamfering and trimming jobs. $65 lie-nielsen.com


Fill ’Er Up

Hitachi Gas-powered Framing Nailer

A lightweight, cordless alternative to pneumatic tools, this new gas-powered, round-head framing nailer can drive up to 1,000 nails an hour.  $417 hitachipowertools.com


Improve Your Shop Vac

Dust Deputy 

The Dust Deputy easily attaches to your shop vacuum and deposits dust and chips into the easy to empty 10 gal. metal drum. $88-$200  oneida-air.com


Save Face

Norton Flattening Stone

Flatten and refresh the face of your water stone with this 9" x 3" x ¾" stone that comes with plastic storage case and instructions. $30 nortonconsumer.com

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