541 – Send Your Old Motors to Matt

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It’s show #541 On today’s show, we’re talking about which power tools to buy first, which hand plane to buy first, and jointer bed length

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What’s On the Bench

  • Marc built a bench then automated his dust collection
  • Matt built gift boxes and replaced his planer motor
  • Shannon is building a marquetry box and fighting OSMO PolyX


  • Adria spent her honeymoon visiting Marc at the firehouse and blames Nicole for her husband’s 3D printing obsession. #nicolesfault

Listener Questions

  • Andy is building out a power tool shop and seeks advice on his tool buying order.
  • Brian is looking to get his first hand plane and Shannon recommends Rockler smoothing planes
  • Monte wonders if there is a rule of thumb to how long the jointer needs to be based on the board you want to flatten.

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