Layout & Measuring
With a small collection of the right tools, you can handle just about any layout task — efficiently and accurately.
Mortise & Tenon
There are several good ways to make a mortise and tenon joint. The trick is determining which one is best for the task at hand.
This collection includes everything you need to know to make the hand plane the most versatile tool in your shop.
Not all plywood is created equal... different types can be used for different projects. Get the plywood basics on how to get better results.
This technique collection contains everything you need to know for safe and accurate rip cuts on your table saw every time.
You can make great-looking wood bowls without turning or carving. A template and simple router accessories make it easy.
A collection of tips, techiques and jigs to get the most from your router.
The Woodsmith Technique Collection: Routing Essentials contains everything you need to know for safe and accurate routing.
Routing Small Parts
A few router table accessories make it easy to get safe, accurate cuts
We've broken down three tried-and-true sharpening methods to help you choose the best one for your shop.
Stub Tenon & Groove Joinery
For frame and panel construction, stub tenon and groove joinery is hard to top. It's quick, strong, and very "table saw friendly."