Track Saw vs Cordless Circular Saw - Which is Best for Your Project

Track Saw vs Cordless Circular Saw: Which to Choose?

The question of whether to by a track saw versus a cordless circular saw comes down to one thing, really. How accurate a cut do you need? That’s really it. The difference between the two comes down to that track saws are a specialized kind of cordless circular saws that operate along a track to […]

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corded vs cordless reciprocating saw

Corded vs Cordless Reciprocating Saw: Which is Right for Your Needs?

A reciprocating saw is a powered saw that replicates the sawing action used by manual saws. The motor pushes and pulls the blade across the material that you’re trying to saw. The action is quite a bit different than a circular saw, which gets its cutting power from spinning an arbor onto which a cutting […]

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reciprocating saw

How Does A Reciprocating Saw Work? Explained

The pushmi-pullyu (pronounced “push-me-pull-you”), popularized in the stories about Doctor Dolittle . was a gazelle-unicorn cross that had two heads, one at each end of its body.  It would walk in either direction, pushing or pulling as the case might be.  A reciprocating saw is a machine-powered saw that creates a cutting action through a push-and-pull […]

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Grizzly G1023RL blade

Grizzly G1023RL Cabinet Table Saw Review

Grizzly G1023RL Cabinet Table Saw – A Quick Look Power and precision Grizzly G1023RL buyers are happy with the marriage of power and precision in this cabinet table saw. The 3HP motor provides more than enough oomph to cut through the hardest of woods and most saws arrive so well-calibrated that users find little room […]

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Jigsaw vs Circular Saw Which is Right for Your Needs

Jigsaw vs Circular Saw: Which is Right for Your Needs?

Jigsaws and circular saws. Both saws – how different can they be? Although there is some overlap in their capabilities, saying they are the same is like saying dinner at a fine French restaurant is the same as dinner at the golden arches. Both food – how different can they be? True, they do both […]

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Scroll Saw vs Jigsaw Which is Best for Your Needs

Scroll Saw vs Jigsaw: Which is Best for Your Needs?

Your creative juices are flowing and you need a little saw to bring your visions to life. You assumed you’d get a jigsaw – everyone seems to have one but you – but then you heard about a scroll saw and are intrigued. Although it’s the scroll saw that looks like a sewing machine, it’s […]

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Grizzly G0690 Blade

Grizzly G0690 Cabinet Table Saw Review

Grizzly G0690 Cabinet Table Saw – A Quick Look Grizzly thought of everything It’s got all the power and precision you could ever want, with users ripping all manner of hardwoods and aligning everything to the thousandths of an inch. The riving blade will keep you from taking a face full of wood, and it’s […]

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Sabre Saw vs Jigsaw: Which is Best for Your Needs?

You want to know the difference between a sabre saw and a jigsaw.  What about the saber saw?  As you will soon see, you can’t answer these questions unless you also talk about the scroll saw and the reciprocating saw.  It’s a whole family of saws, and just like family trees can be messy, so […]

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Scroll Saw vs Band Saw - Which is Best for Your Needs

Scroll Saw vs Band Saw: Which is Best for Your Needs?

You’ve decided it’s time to add another piece to your woodshop and you’re torn between getting a scroll saw and a band saw.  In an ideal world, you’d get both! Although the scroll saw clearly resembles a sewing machine – and there are instructions on the internet to turn your sewing machine into a small […]

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Skill Saw vs. Circular Saw

Skill Saw vs Circular Saw: Which is Right for Your Needs?

What’s in a name? That’s a question that comes to mind when pondering the meaning of your own given name. What does it mean to be called Randolph? How about Peter? What does it say about you to be called Edwin? A similar question pops up when the question is raised whether a saw is […]

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