On this page you will find a number of tips or suggestions on how to use equipment, make specialty cut and any other information that might come in handy as you are working in a woodworking shop.

How to use a jointer!

The following video outlines the steps you should follow to cut your project pieces to final length. It is important to not only square and edge first but mark it so you don't end up cutting the same end the second time and having an end that is not square in you project (as a woodworking teacher in a high school I know it happens).

The proper way to rip to width!

A quick video outlining how to planing to thickness.

How to install the guard on a Sawstop.