Wood Working

Masterforce 6-1/2″ Track Saw Review

Menard’s “Masterforce” line of tools don’t have much of an online review presence, this is a short review to give potential buyers some more data points. SKU: 2410706Masterforce┬« 10-Amp Corded 6-1/2″ Plunge Cut Circular Saw Kit with 110″ Guide Track I picked up this track saw kit after wearing out my shop-made circular saw guides.… Continue reading Masterforce 6-1/2″ Track Saw Review

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Turbo Oven Drum Roaster.. Quick Release Edition

The newest version of my turbo oven-powered drum roaster has had a few batches under its shiny aluminum belt and has been working pretty great! My goal with this version was to make inserting/removing the drum as easy as possible. The previous one had me skewering the roaster and drum with the 1/4″ rod which… Continue reading Turbo Oven Drum Roaster.. Quick Release Edition

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Dial Indicator Sled for Calibrating Table Saw

I own this cheap dial indicator set, and while it is indeed cheap it works fine for calibrating my table saw.  My only complaint is that its versatile base and arm system just doesn’t work that well for this purpose, especially for setting up the fence where sliding the indicator causes the small base to… Continue reading Dial Indicator Sled for Calibrating Table Saw