Essential Tools and Equipment
Use The Best Woodworking Tools For The Job
Woodworking may have been a hobby of yours through the years….but what if you could turn your hobby into a part or full time business?
Perhaps now is the time to harness your skills,,,,why not supplement your income with a woodworking business. There are many ways to polish your knowledge…..evening classes, books, DVDs….I recommend the excellent series of video tutorials included in your membership of the ‘Fine Woodworking’ magazine.
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Previous posts have looked at the best place to establish a workshop at home and how your equipment should be positioned in your work space. Now we will look at the hand tools and powered equipment you will need.
Essential Hand Tools
Two words of advice before spending your hard earned money….only buy the tools that you need for the job in hand and also purchase good quality tools.
Here is my list…….
Set of chisels
Hand saw with broad teeth
Set of screwdrivers flat and Philips
Electric Tools and Equipment
Corded hand drill
Best Buy Makita HR2630
Value for money Bosch PSB650RE
Best Buy DeWalt dcd 776c1 Combi
Value for money Bosch PSB 1800
Value for money
Black & Decker BDCCS20B
Best Buy Bosch POF 1400
Value for money Ryobi R18TR-0 Cordless
Portable DeWalt DW7480/XA
Portable Bosch 4100-10
Contractor DeWalt DWE7491RS
Cabinet SawStop PCS175-TCP236
Best Buy Makita 9404/2
Value for money Black & Decker KA900E
Orbital Surface Sander
Best Buy DeWalt D26410
Value for money Bosch PEX 220
These are the essential tools required to start a woodworking business, which plans to make furniture. You can always add to your range of tools as your business expands.
You maybe interested in other branches of woodworking which don’t require so much initial expense and take up far less space……wooden jewelry, toys and automata to name just a few.
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