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Ryobi 18V One+ HP Brushless Cordless Table Saw

Ryobi 18V One+ HP Brushless 8-1/4 Inch Cordless Table Saw

Only a handful of manufacturers currently make a cordless table saw that meets the latest UL standards for table size vs. blade diameter. The Ryobi 18V One+ HP Brushless Cordless Table Saw is the latest entry, and it shows lots of promise. Ryobi 18V One+ HP Brushless Cordless Table Saw Performance Ryobi’s One+ HP brushless […]

Bosch Table Saw with Gravity-Rise Stand 4100XC-10

Bosch 4100XC-10 Table Saw Continues The 4100-Series Legacy Table saws can come in handy in a number of woodworking applications. Bosch aims to expand the already vast function of a table saw to a more convenient and versatile level with the 4100XC-10 Table Saw with Gravity-Rise Stand. Take a look at its performance and features […]

Best Portable Table Saw Reviews

Best Portable Jobsite Table Saw Reviews 2022

Table saws are undeniably the kings of cutting sheet goods. The concept is simple: place a motor below a solid table to spin a blade through the surface and watch the sawdust fly. The idea may be simple, but there are a lot of things to think about when you’re looking for the best portable jobsite […]

Ridgid R4550 Portable Jobsite Table Saw With Folding Stand

Ridgid R4550 Portable Jobsite Table Saw With Folding Stand

You may have noticed some different Ridgid table saws at your local Home Depot. As part of the NEXT series that also includes miter saws, a belt sander, and a planer, we were curious to see what the flagship Ridgid R4550 portable jobsite table saw has to offer. Check out our best portable jobsite table […]

Clint Using a Table Saw

Table Saw Guide: How to Use a Table Saw

The heart of most woodworking shops is a table saw. Even when you have the choice of using a Festool track saw, panel saw, or any of the various types of miter saws, the table saw still reigns king for most woodworkers. Of all the tools, the best table saws provide tons of versatility. With […]

5 Essential Table Saw Safety Tips

7 Essential Table Saw Safety Tips from the Pros

Table saws are one of the most common and helpful tools in the workshops of both Pros and non-Pros alike. A healthy respect for all tools is important. However, the need for safety around the table saw’s large spinning blade is obvious. We’ve written more extensively about table saw safety standards, but these 7 table saw safety […]

Putting Your Finger in a Spinning Saw Blade

Stopping a Saw Blade with Your Finger Video!

If you thought putting your hand into a live, spinning table saw blade was hard to do—imagine doing it TWICE! This time, Kenny Koehler puts his index finger in the path of the Bosch Reaxx table saw blade. He does it to see how it fares with a front-of-blade contact. And let me tell you, putting […]

Table Saw Accidents and Injuries: How to Avoid Them

Table saws help finish carpenters get lots of work done on the jobsite. You want to be very focused and intentional in how you go about using one, however. A large number of table saw accidents and injuries happen every year. These tools can instantly turn from “helpful tool” to “unforgiving devourer of thumbs.” We […]

DeWalt 2X Demo Circular Saw Blade Review

How to Make Circular Saw Blades Last Longer

Unless you’re whittling a piece that you chopped from a tree, all the wood in carpentry projects came into contact with a circular saw blade at some point. Even the best circular saw blades can suffer from neglect. We know when the blade gets dull but how are you caring for circular saw blades between the […]

track saw vs table saw

Track Saw vs Table Saw: How To Choose

Contractor and Woodworker Settle the Track Saw vs Table Saw Debate Once and for All! Is the choice between a table saw and a track saw keeping you up at night? You’re not alone. If you’re ready to rest easy, here’s our guide to one of the tougher decisions in the world of woodworking and construction. […]