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Table Saw vs Miter Saw

Table saws and miter saws are exceedingly popular among craftsmen, and are both immensely valuable power tools to have in an functional workshop. They are both utilized to make a multitude customary cuts to assist with completing an array of intricate woodworking projects. But, what’s the difference between these two power tools? And do you need…

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What Does a Miter Saw Do

What’s the most underestimated or at least misunderstood power tool quietly treasured by professional contractors and master craftsmen? Well, if you ask any woodworking enthusiast or carpenter, they’re merely utter the words- a miter saw. But what exactly can a miter saw do, and what the hell is a dual bevel sliding compound miter saw? Is it…

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What Size Miter Saw to Buy

It’s often challenging to buy the right power tool because they come in so many different variations and sizes. Although when it comes to miter saws, there’s less to contemplate regarding size and more pondering concerning the dissimilar types of miter saws and sub-types.  When it comes to sizes, things are pretty clear, at least for…

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Can a 10-inch Miter Saw Cut a 4×4?

One question frequently asked by amateur woodworkers, is whether a 10-inch miter saw can cut a 4×4 post?  It’s a valid query that’s been addressed many times before, yet people still seem to debate the concerns of this game of inches and whether you should put your beloved 10 inch miter saw through such an…

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Can You Cut Metal With a Miter Saw

Your powerful miter saw can be used to successfully cut through a wide range of dense materials. That said, should you consider using your high-priced compound miter saw to slice metal or aluminium into sections?  As tempting as it might be to fire up your miter saw to cut through metal or aluminium, you will have to…

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How to Cut Trim With a Miter Saw

Cutting  molding with a miter saw isn’t as difficult as it seems, especially if you follow our advice. If you’re new to using a miter saw, one of the most useful DIY skills to possess, is to be able to correctly cut a piece of trim using a miter saw. In this article you’ll learn the right way…

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How to Cut Baseboard Corners Without a Miter Saw

In case you’re wondering if it’s possible to cut baseboard corners without a miter saw – it totally is. Still, there is an art to accomplishing this correctly so your baseboards profile regarding both the joints alignment and baseboards angle marry up accurately to your walls and floor. There are several methods you can use, and each of them requires…

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How to Use a Miter Saw

A miter saw is a crucial tool for any carpenter. You don’t have to be a professional to use one, especially if you’re using a single bevel miter saw, which are a little easier to operate than their dual bevel counterpart.  If you want to learn how to use a miter saw and you’re interested in purchasing a compound miter saw, you’re in the right place. Keep…

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How to Change a Miter Saw Blade

Do you own a compound miter saw? Has its effectiveness started to decline? If the answer’s yes, it’s possible that the blade has gone dull. You can tell by the burn marks or intense chipping on the material you’re working on. Therefore, you’ll need a blade change.  Thankfully, this is far from difficult task. You’ll need a few tools…

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Single Bevel vs Dual Bevel Miter Saw

If you’re in the market for a new miter saw, you’ve likely seen the different types of saws on display and might be a tad confused about which one is right for you? The terminology used to describe these different types of saws is merely descriptive in terms of each individual saws functionality, capacity, and capability.  Generally…