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How to Make a Hold-Down Pusher for a Jointer

When working with a jointer, it's wise to use a hold-down pusher to keep the work piece in close contact with the table and your hands ...

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Top 10 Jointers Projects

  1. 1. Jointer Basics

    DIY Network explains why a jointer is the tool of choice for smoothing edges or cutting corners in preparation for joining boards.

  2. 2. How to Use a Table Saw as an Edge Jointer

    Learn how -- then teach -- an old table saw how to do a few new tricks. It's easy to turn a table saw into an edge jointer with these i...

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  3. 3. Stationary Power Tool Tips

    David Thiel, of Popular Woodworking magazine, offers some advice on using and placing stationary power tools.

  4. 4. Brick Mortar Techniques & Tips (01:53)

    Dean and Derek give a room old-style charm by installing a thin brick wall.

  5. 5. How to Adjust a Jointer

    Since a jointer is used for fine work, you must keep it finely tuned. Read on to learn how.

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  6. 6. Jointer Comparison

    DIY Network experts take a look at the variety of jointers available and how they work.

  7. 7. How to Use a Biscuit Joiner

    DIY Network explains how to cut biscuits and use a biscuit joiner for woodworking.

  8. 8. Platinum 5 Function (01:45)

    It's a table saw, spindle sander, router, planer and mortiser, all in one.

  9. 9. Jointer/Planer (01:14)

    The Grizzly jointer/planer combo: a tool that saves space in your workshop.

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