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Before you pick up those woodworking tools, take the time to ensure your safety in the shop! Eyes, ears, fingers, and lungs are all at risk when working with wood. Share your tips and stories of “lessons learned” to help others protect their health.

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Yoga in the woodshop

01-05-2015 05:36 AM by Nindwood

Yoga and woodworkingHello fellow woodworkers, I have been practicing yoga for...

0 01-05-2015 05:36 AM
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Good sleep promotes safety in the shop, especially using power tools

12-24-2014 04:38 AM by TopamaxSurvivor

Since a good night’s sleep promotes safety in the shop, especially usin...

12 01-05-2015 02:55 AM
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Tell us about your woodworking accidents

12-21-2009 02:40 AM by timthetoolman

Hello, just wanted to start a subject about woodworking safety dealing with o...

58 01-01-2015 12:09 AM
View BerBer5985's profile

Storing objects above your beuno!

09-26-2014 04:06 AM by BerBer5985

So tonight I’m milling some wood down on my dj 20 jointer and the guard...

12 12-31-2014 11:34 PM
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Blind Woodworker Has Tools stolen

12-24-2014 04:30 PM by Chris208

This is the second story about a blind woodworker I have seen in the last yea...

2 12-26-2014 09:45 PM
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Clearview Dust Collector noise

11-28-2014 03:58 AM by mbs

I’m installing a CV in the corner of a 20’ x ‘30’ sho...

6 12-24-2014 02:32 AM
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Sometimes thinking just gets me into trouble

12-21-2014 12:56 PM by Sawdust2012

And this may be another case of that, but…I see 1 micron filters advert...

16 12-23-2014 07:34 PM
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Is this ridiculously dangerous or am I overly cautious?

09-18-2014 08:21 PM by Sarit

I saw this on youtube and was like “WTF!!!” Cutting without a ...

61 12-21-2014 10:30 PM
View Planeman40's profile

How NOT to use a pallet jack!!!

12-11-2014 05:29 PM by Planeman40

13 12-21-2014 10:12 PM
View AndyMc's profile

How do you heat your Garage shop?

12-18-2014 01:13 AM by AndyMc

I realize this question has been asked many, many times, but I live in a some...

21 12-20-2014 02:48 AM
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DIY Air Filtration

12-17-2014 05:17 AM by rg33

Some time ago I updated my dust collector for a larger one and was left with ...

6 12-19-2014 04:12 PM
View PhillipRCW's profile

Tablesaw comparison help

12-11-2014 04:26 PM by PhillipRCW

First off, holy hell are these cabinet/contractor saws expensive. I still hav...

48 12-18-2014 03:36 PM
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12-15-2014 06:53 PM by George_SA

Do you also sometimes do something in the shop that scares the heck out of yo...

5 12-16-2014 05:40 AM
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Resawing rails/stiles on tablesaw?

12-14-2014 08:23 PM by skatefriday

I’ve been making some shaker panel doors, or rathermaking firewood whil...

7 12-15-2014 06:35 PM
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air cleaner

11-25-2014 05:01 PM by brodd5

I am in the process of building a air cleaner, i recently bought a 4 speed bl...

4 12-14-2014 11:43 AM
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Small Cardboard Painting Booth with Ventilation

12-11-2014 04:32 PM by J_King

Ok guys and gals because I know there’s a few out there, I ...

6 12-12-2014 01:17 AM
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30ga Metal Ductwork Installations

12-10-2014 12:02 PM by Bill7255

I am getting ready to set up my DC system. I have a Jet 3hp that will be used...

4 12-11-2014 06:48 PM
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ProCom Vent-Free Dual Fuel Infrared Radiant Wall Heater Safe For Dusty Environment?

12-08-2014 01:12 PM by Paul Bucalo

I found this discussed in a YT video by a woodworking peer who recently insta...

5 12-10-2014 04:37 PM
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New tool "Deulen Safety Fence"

07-28-2014 04:36 PM by Deulen

I’ve got a new safety device for the table saw hitting the market. V...

56 12-08-2014 10:46 PM
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Woodwork classes in Long Island ? ? ?

05-19-2012 11:57 AM by AdamScudder

Hey guys this post goes out in particular to anybody living in Long Island, b...

16 12-03-2014 12:25 PM

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