I would guess that most woodworkers are familiar with Irwin's line of Quick-Grip clamps. But you may not know that Irwin also offers a complete line of accessories to complement these clamps that make them extremely versatile. Here is the lowdown on some of these accessories and why you should consider adding them to your collection. Continue reading
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While I wholeheartedly agree with the old saying that you can never have too many clamps, you definitely can have more clamps than your clamp rack can hold. This was the case in our shop here at Infinity Tools with our old clamp rack, especially when we added some new Irwin clamps to the mix. We decided it was time for a new rack. And that rack needed to be able to hold all of our clamps and hopefully have some room to grow.
Some of the most common questions we get asked revolve around making period moldings for furniture and architectural trim work. Without a doubt, the most common period is loosely referred to as the Colonial period which includes American furniture dating from the 1620s through the 1790s. Continue reading
Almost every piece of furniture including tables, dressers, desks, and china cabinets have a top. This top needs some form of edge detail to finish it off. This is where the Classical Bead router bit (59-502) shines. It can be used with the workpiece face-up or face-down depending on the desired look. Plus, it can easily be paired with other decorative moldings to create beautiful, classic profiles. A great thing about this router bit is that it can be used with material from 3/4"-thick up to a full 1"-thick depending on the desired look for your project. Continue reading