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ShopNotes 120 — Global War on Table Saws

By: Phil Huber
Table saws can do many things for woodworkers. But they may not be essentials tools for everyone.

On the ShopNotes Podcast, the guys finally discuss Phil’s decision to go with a table saw-less workshop, we also talk about any other tools they could live without — or dream of having.

Adam Cherubini wrote several articles for Popular Woodworking that invites woodworkers to (re)consider the accepted wisdom that table saws are must-have tools in a woodworking shop.

GWOT: Global War on Tablesaws

Are Tablesaws "Essential"?

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Published: June 10, 2022
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