Tools

Kreg R3 Pocket Hole System with Pocket Hole Project Plans CD-ROM

With the promise of fast, strong joints and excellent versatility, the Kreg R3 is the perfect pocket hole jig for any do-it-yourselfer. It allows you to create pocket hole joints more quickly than ever before. Simply use the R3 jig to drill the pocket holes, then drive the self-tapping screws to join your parts.
Apr 2, 2015 |

Rikon 25-130H HSS Helical Head Portable Planer 13 inch

Rikon's new 25-130H 13" thickness planer with helical-style cutterhead is a beefy benchtop unit designed to perform reliably either at your workshop or job site. The unit comes with 26 two-sided HSS indexed cutting inserts arranged in straight rows in a staggered pattern around the cutterhead in a way that greatly reduces noise as well as improving...
Apr 2, 2015 |

SawStop 10 inch JobSite Table Saw

SawStop is well known for both the stellar quality of the machines they build as well as the exclusive SawStop safety features. Now add to this list "extreme portability." The new compact SawStop Jobsite Saw makes it easy to take SawStop's quality, safety and other unique features with you to any location.
Apr 2, 2015 |

Readers write: The work of downsizing, evidence of climate change, hopeful coverage on famine

Regarding the Aug. 21 Monitor Daily story “Home prices, and a thought shift, give ‘small living’ a boost”: Interesting concept. My friend has done it, downsizing and living in a tiny apartment.... Read More

Time for the world to step up on Rohingya issue, Aung San Suu Kyi’s astounding hypocrisy, Irma’s destruction in Britain’s Caribbean islands, The US should stop saber rattling, On the Nadal-Federer comeback

“It is high time the world made an all-out effort to stop the ongoing pogrom against Myanmar’s minority Rohingya...,” writes Mohammad Amjad Hossain. “The pogrom resembles those crimes perpetrated... Read More

The story behind DC Diaper Bank, a resource for parents

Corinne Cannon remembers well an especially challenging night when her first child, Jack, was an infant. The evening prompted Ms. Cannon to consider her own situation in the context of other... Read More