David Yeoman

I'm a technical writer who writes in-depth articles for readers wanting uncomplicated explanations for creative topics made difficult by industry jargon. I'm a woodworker, metalworker, landscape photographer, writer, Python and PostgreSQL programmer, and pilot. Freelance after 42 years in the corporate world, I have an MBA in Technology.

David Yeoman

Table saw specifications usually quote a no-load rpm. I often receive questions about the importance of this figure and whether it matters when making a buying decision. Quick AnswerIn reality, while no-load saw rpm matters in saw design, this metric is not critical to the buying decision. There are other more important considerations which we …

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Looking for a quick answer? Oshlun SDS-0842 is the best dado blade set you can buy. Keep reading to find out why. Having a dado-capable saw is a bonus for woodworkers wishing to move beyond basic carpentry. Yet, how do you select the best dado blade set? We will review available dado blade sets and …

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In this article, I’ve looked for the best budget table saws to recommend for newcomers to woodworking. After sifting through six budget table saw options, I decided the DeWalt DWE7485 8-1/4 Inch Table Saw offers beginners the best mix of price, sturdiness, accuracy, and quality. Investment in a good table saw is a must if …

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