General Knowledge

ApplePly vs Europly vs Baltic Birch – What’s the Difference?

Not all cabinetry projects are born equal. For some of them, we’ll use whatever type of plywood we have available. More often than not, we are guided by the price. In some cases, appearance is important too. In that instance, you’ll be looking into a premium type of plywood, which is strong, durable, and good-looking, …

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coolant vs water

Coolant vs Water – What Should You Put Inside the Radiator?

Let’s say you are dealing with an overheating engine. The first thing you do, you open up the radiator and see there’s not much liquid left inside. If you are not an expert, you might be tempted to top it up with water. That is what radiators contain, right? Well, that’s not completely true. Generally, …

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festool domino joiner

What Festool Domino Tenon Size to Use? How to Choose?

If you just bought a domino joiner, you might be asking yourself which domino tenon size to use for your next woodworking project. Getting it right is key. Here’s the quick answer: you should use the biggest tenon you can without compromising the project’s integrity, which usually means using a domino that is about 1/3 …

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How Long Does Wood Glue Take to Dry? [FAQ’s Included]

After using glue on your woodworking project, especially if you have never done it before, a common question is how long will it take to dry. Getting this right is key. You risk ruining your project if you remove the clamps too early or if you start sanding prematurely. First, we’ll discuss the difference between …

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