Planer

Hand planer vs Thickness planer Comparison | Uses and When to Use Which one

To choose between a hand planer vs thickness planer, you must consider each tool’s features. Examine the characteristics of each planer tool to see which ones are right for you.  A hand planer is a tool used to plane or smooth wood. A thickness planer is a tool that you can use to plane wood,…

Hand planer vs Power planer Comparison| Power or Precision?

How to choose between a Hand planer vs Power planer Choosing between a hand planer vs power planer comes down to the features of each tool. Study the features each planer tool brings as you match them with your preferences. Hand planers are ideal for shaping, smoothening, and straightening wood. These are traditional tasks that…

Planer vs Belt Sander

Belt Sander Overview The belt sander is a small handheld belt sander or a larger tabletop belt sander that features a powerful motor. The 10 amp motor works on heavy projects. The belt sander has a large belt or strap set in a loop. The belt moves in one continuous motion, moving in a circle…

Ridgid JP0610 Planer, 6-1/8-Inch Jointer Review [REVISITED]

Last updated on June 9th, 2022 at 02:10 pmAre you considering buying the Ridgid JP0610 Planer, 6-1/8-Inch Jointer? This jointer can get up your woodworking game as both a jointer and a planer in one. It helps to know what you are getting yourself into, which we will look at in this article.  It has…

Shopfox W1754H 20″ Planer Review [REVISITED]

Last updated on May 20th, 2022 at 09:52 amAre you looking for a heavy-duty planer for your workshop? The Shopfox W1754H 20″ Planer with Built-in Mobile Base and Helical Cutterhead, may just be all that you need. This planer is an imposingly gorgeous piece that you will enjoy using in your workshop for a long…

Shopfox W1864 20″ Planer Review [REVISITED]

Last updated on May 20th, 2022 at 09:51 amAre you looking for a planer with a powerful motor? The Shopfox W1864-20 inch planer, 5HP, has a 5-horsepower motor, alongside other features to compliment it. It has 3 v belts to ensure efficient power transfer.  Most planers have solid ground cast iron extension tables as the…

ShopFox W1863 15″ Planer with Helical Cutterhead Review [REVISITED]

Last updated on May 26th, 2022 at 09:45 pmAre you considering buying the Shopfox W1863 15″ Planer with Helical Cutterhead? You may want to consider a few features, such as the greatest and most diminutive size of wood you can push through the planer.  It has a four-flute helical cutter head and many other features…

Shop Fox W1865 20″ Planer with Helical Cutterhead Review [UPDATED]

Last updated on May 27th, 2022 at 07:53 amAre you thinking about buying the Shop Fox W1865 20″ planer with a spiral cutter head, 5hp? To find the perfect planer, you need to know the factors that affect your work, such as the type of wood and the size. Knowing this will help you find…