7 DEWALT DCN660 Nailer Problems You Can Solve Now

DEWALT DCN660 Finish Nailer

The DEWALT DCN660 finish nailer has become a staple in the toolkits of both professional carpenters and woodworkers. Renowned for its reliability and precision, this cordless nail gun streamlines the finishing process, making it a go-to for a variety of …

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What Are Some Drill Press Alternatives?

Drill Press Alternatives

How steady is your hand?  How accurately can you make a cut with a circular saw or a cordless drill?  The answers will have something to do with your experience as a woodworker.  Certainly, professional woodworkers are accustomed to having …

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Can I Use A DEWALT XR Battery in 20v Tools?

Can I Use DEWALT XR Battery in 20v Tools

You’re considering purchasing DEWALT tools and might be curious if the batteries from the 20v Max line of tools can be used interchangeably with the 20v XR line. Can you use a standard 20v Max battery with the XR tools? …

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18V Vs 20V MAX Battery Drills: Performance Comparison

Difference Between 18v and 20v Drill

When deciding between an 18v and a 20v drill, particularly in popular brands like DeWALT, it’s important to understand their power and performance nuances. The primary difference between 18V and 20V drills lies in the voltage of their batteries, with …

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When Does Festool Domino Patent Expire?

Festool Domino

Any rumors about the Festool Domino’s patent expiring soon are patently false.  Bad word game there, patent/patently, but if you did hear such a rumor, it would be, at the moment of this article, wrong.  The degree to which it …

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What Are Bow Saws Used For?

What Are Bow Saws Used For

My bow saw has a red handle and a 20″ blade.  I take good care of it and store it inside, oiling the blade from time to time to prevent rust.  I also have a pole saw, and between the …

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What Is A Chucker Lathe?

What Is A Chucker Lathe

While we have casually mentioned lathes, turning, and turnery in some of our past articles, we’ve never really written about lathes in detail.  Today we will dip our toe in that water a little bit more than we have previously.  …

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Does Festool Ever Go On Sale?

Does Festool Ever Go On Sale

Bargain hunters look for coupons, special discounts, package deals, and previous year’s models, or wait for Black Friday, Cyber Monday, or tax holiday sales.  With so many cordless tools on our wish list to outfit our woodworking shop, sometimes corners …

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Jigsaw Vs Circular Saw: Which Is Better for You?

Jigsaw Vs Circular Saw

If you are an experienced woodworker, whether professional or hobbyist, you know about these two power saws.  Each comes as a corded tool and a cordless model, and each has a place in every woodworking shop. For the beginner woodworker, …

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What Are Step Drill Bits Used For?

What Are Step Drill Bits Used For

We’re sure you have at least one power drill in your woodworking shop. They are pretty essential tools to have, whether corded or cordless or even a drill press. Along with the drills, you likely have a variety of bits …

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Is The Festool Track Saw Worth It?

Is The Festool Track Saw Worth It

A power tool easily transported and brought to the workpiece, a guarantee of a straight cut when ripping boards or plywood, or for cutting floorboards or panels:  these are valuable capabilities in a woodworking shop or for a DIY home …

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