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Planer

A planer gives you straight, flat, and accurately-thicknessed boards that will get your project off on the right foot.


Making Half-Round Dowels

Making Half-Round Dowels

Here's a trick that let's you flatten a dowel to your hearts content. Read More

Planer Table Tip

Planer Table Tip

A simple step that keeps your planer performing perfectly. Read More

5 Essential Planer Secrets

5 Essential Planer Secrets

Turn your thickness planer into a multipurpose tool with these simple tips, jigs, and fixtures. Read More

Get More From Your Planer

Get More From Your Planer

A thickness planer quickly creates smooth stock in almost any thickness. But there's more to this tool than meets the … Read More

Thickness Planer Upgrade

Thickness Planer Upgrade

Shop-made extensions make it easy to tackle long boards. Read More

Two Cures for Planer Snipe

Two Cures for Planer Snipe

Handy tricks for smooth boards. Read More