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Sawing of All Materials with Just One Blade

02/09/2019 - Sawing of All Materials with Just One Blade

New industry standard with universal application in countless materials and suitable for all chop saws and portable machines, table and vertical panel sizing saws, CNCs and through-feed...
Shaping with a Planing Cutter Head along a Template

20/08/2019 - Shaping with a Planing Cutter Head along a Template

The IGM F606 Planing and Jointing Cutter Heads are handy tools for shaping along templates or planing in a spindle moulder. The F606 Cutter Heads are especially handy when creating solid wood...
How to make Dovetail Joints with the IGM FD Jig

03/03/2019 - How to make Dovetail Joints with the IGM FD Jig

Making a dovetail joint drawer doesn't necessarily include spending hours in your woodshop with a mallet and a chisel. Our FD300 and FD600 Dovetail Jigs will save tons of your time as well as keep...
Essential Sander for Your Woodshop

10/12/2018 - Essential Sander for Your Woodshop

The JET JSG-64 Belt and Disc Sander is an ideal machine for your woodshop. It offers both the qualities of a belt sander and those of a disc sander at the same time...
How to build kitchen cabinet doors

19/11/2018 - How to build kitchen cabinet doors

Building kitchen panel doors may seem a bit complicated, however, we are sure that with the help of this article and the attached video, it will be a piece of cake...
Edgebander worktop and its extensive features

15/08/2018 - Edgebander worktop and its extensive features

There's plenty of solutions for banding ABS edges in smaller woodshops. Some prefer to band edges at their laminate supplier, others band using traditional methods and some get an IGM Portable...
Joining Kitchen Worktops using FK650

22/06/2018 - Joining Kitchen Worktops using FK650

When making an L shaped kitchen worktop, it's necessary to a join at 90° or at 45° (using an inserted corner). It's also good to know the proper procedure, have the right jig, tools and accessories...
Power feeders will streamline your work and increase your productivity...

18/05/2018 - Power feeders will streamline your work and increase your productivity...

Everyone knows that Power Feeders streamline work procedures, but when you finally decide to get one for yourself, it may be a bit hard to choose the right machine from a wide range of feeders...
Brushed out rustic design

16/03/2018 - Brushed out rustic design

Brushed wood is the talk of the town and is getting more and more attention among customers. Brushing of wooden surfaces is one of the most important processes when working on rustic wooden...
Design and construction department in Tuchoměřice

22/05/2017 - Design and construction department in Tuchoměřice

It often seems that designing a router bit or a dovetail jig looks easy and is simple to do. The opposite is true however. We spend loads of time construing and designing our innovative tools...
Joinery basics: How to make a dovetail joint

16/05/2017 - Joinery basics: How to make a dovetail joint

For some reason, loads of woodworkers think that making a dovetail is the peak of their crafting career. Even though this practice is taught in the first year of high school...
How to connect more machines to a single dust extractor

04/05/2017 - How to connect more machines to a single dust extractor

When working with wood, you can encounter various shavings, splinters and dust which have to be extracted. Otherwise, you wouldn't be able to even see the workpiece...
Step-by-step dowel joint production

04/04/2017 - Step-by-step dowel joint production

It’s necessary to set out a few rules and basic principles before we start dowel joining…
Pocket hole joinery

27/03/2017 - Pocket hole joinery

The production of pocket holes couldn't be any easier when using the right product. There's a wide range of helpful jigs out there, so make sure you choose the one that suits you best...
A set of bushings will help you with handle production

17/03/2017 - A set of bushings will help you with handle production

One of the novelties in our range are the bushings for routers. In the following text, I will try to introduce you to this new technology and simply present what these bushings can do…
Step-by-step bowl and tray production

13/03/2017 - Step-by-step bowl and tray production

Bowls and platters make excellent gifts, and they’re a great way to use up scrap wood. There’s no end to the different combinations of wood and shapes you can create with this kit. The more kinds...
Step-by-step frame production

03/03/2017 - Step-by-step frame production

With the right tools and a little woodworking know-how, making a square frame has never been easier. Tools needed: Mitre saw, wood glue, wooden square, steel band frame clamp...
The Proper use of biscuit joiners

27/02/2017 - The Proper use of biscuit joiners

The biscuit jointer is one of those power tools which has been around for a number of years, having first been developed in the early 60s by Swiss woodworker, Hermann Steiner who formed Lamello...
Creating a unique brush sander takes only 10 minutes

28/06/2016 - Creating a unique brush sander takes only 10 minutes

One of the innovations of this year is the option to fit your JET Drum Sander with a Brush roller, thus creating a 250 mm wide brush sander. Our customers sometimes ask us about the option of...
What are the best conditions for routing?

20/05/2016 - What are the best conditions for routing?

We have prepared some answers, insight and advice on the basis of your frequently asked questions, which will help you to choose the best conditions for your routing and woodworking...
Carved ornaments make your products unique

11/04/2016 - Carved ornaments make your products unique

Thanks to CMT Orange tools, we are able to offer a unique and exceptional product for carving ornaments - 3D Router Carver System. It's simplicity and sophistication is really unique. Anyone can...
Unique, innovated and more efficient machinery offered by IGM

05/04/2016 - Unique, innovated and more efficient machinery offered by IGM

A couple of years ago we have introduced a manual edgebander with the advantage of double glue application, which became very popular with a great number of customers...
There

23/02/2016 - There's plenty of reasons to have fresh air in your workshop and there...

Today I would like talk about the importance of fresh air in your workshop. In this sense, we view clean air as one without dust particles, which can vary in sizes...
Mobility means more space in your workshop

15/02/2016 - Mobility means more space in your workshop

A great number of our customers struggles with space in their workshop. Whether they are handymen or craftsmen. “We could always use some more space, but it is just not doable...”
How to effectively apply dispersion glue

26/01/2016 - How to effectively apply dispersion glue

Have you been thinking about an ideal technology for the application of dispersion glue? We looked for inspiration into the shops of TON company which works with bent-wood furniture...
The Jet Wood-working machines are not designed only for small woodshop...

16/09/2015 - The Jet Wood-working machines are not designed only for small woodshop...

The Jet wood-working machines are not designed only for small shops, but they can also handle professional sanding...
Quick and easy mortise drilling is possible now

17/03/2015 - Quick and easy mortise drilling is possible now

Mortise and tenon are one of the most used joints in the woodworking industry. There were a lot of woodworkers who at some point wondered how to quickly produce a tenon without a chisel or...
Magnetic work-holding clamp - FAQ

11/03/2015 - Magnetic work-holding clamp - FAQ

Magswitch is the world's most advanced clamping system using magnetic force. Magswitch products are highly popular for their simple and all-around use. Here are the FAQ people usually ask about...
The most advanced clamping system using magnetic force

10/03/2015 - The most advanced clamping system using magnetic force

Magswitch is the world's most advanced clamping system using magnetic force. Magswitch products are highly popular for their simple and all-around use...
The Rustic look is coming back...

26/02/2015 - The Rustic look is coming back...

The JET Brush Sander is the cheapest way of brushing and at the same time the most productive one in its category. It only takes 4 minutes to brush out 1 to 2 m of pine...
How to extend the life span of Titebond glue

09/02/2015 - How to extend the life span of Titebond glue

How to store your wood glue and prolong its service life? When it comes to extending the life of Titebond, the rules applied are like those for your groceries. Store your wood glue in a fridge to...
Simple dowel joining of boards. We

17/12/2014 - Simple dowel joining of boards. We've got a couple of tricks to show y...

Are you hungry for more information about joining of furniture panels? Do you need to repair an old cabinet or remake a new one? We will give you advice on how to create a dowel joint...
The advantages of reversible knives over solid brazed edges

29/09/2014 - The advantages of reversible knives over solid brazed edges

I am increasingly seeing customers asking about bits with replaceable knives, although not everybody knows about the advantages of bits fitted with them...
Improve your finish with oscillation!

14/07/2014 - Improve your finish with oscillation!

The horizontal drum sanders stand out not only because of their abilities to sand small or large pieces of various shapes, but also for their ability to create an extremely smooth and flat surface...
Why are the CMT dowel drills better than others?

21/05/2014 - Why are the CMT dowel drills better than others?

The answer is not that simple. The job's not done yet, even if you choose material of the highest quality, the most important thing is to combine high quality material with precise technology...
How to select the proper saw blade?

08/04/2014 - How to select the proper saw blade?

I believe that a lot of you once dealt with the dilemma when trying to select the proper saw blade for your needs. In this article, I will try to provide some advice on how to choose the right saw...
Proper and accurate set up of planer knives

01/04/2014 - Proper and accurate set up of planer knives

Every carpenter has surely experienced the tiring procedure of replacing planer knives. The masters used to have their tricks to set up their knives accurately so they planed smoothly and precisely..
We believe in CMT Saw blades

11/03/2014 - We believe in CMT Saw blades

Today, I will introduce the advantages of the top of the line CMT saw blades ideal for industrial purposes and for multi-shift operations. Every production which uses saw benches compares...
Unique JET dust extraction technology

11/12/2013 - Unique JET dust extraction technology

Functional JET -VORTEX CONE dust extraction technology. VORTEX CONE is a functional technology separating solid particles in the extractor. Simply put... The system works by creating a whirlwind...
Do Fachmann router bits pay off?

04/12/2013 - Do Fachmann router bits pay off?

Router bits are a great tool for alteration of hard and soft wood, plywood, laminated glued materials and plexiglass or other plastics. What is the difference between Fachmann bits and other bits...
CNC Spiral cutters with high feed rate

14/11/2013 - CNC Spiral cutters with high feed rate

I often deal with customers who own a CNC router or a machining center and they often ask me about the type of material and operation ideal for their spiral cutters. When should I use a cutter with...
High-quality and precise sharpening

12/11/2013 - High-quality and precise sharpening

A well sharpened tool is a necessity for precise work. The JET JSSG Wet sharpener is an ideal machine for wet sharpening. The lower portion of the grindstone runs in a bath of water, this secures...
Having troubles picking out a circular saw?

07/11/2013 - Having troubles picking out a circular saw?

Don't know which saw to pick since the market is flooded with all sorts of them? Sometimes it's just hard to choose the right one for your workshop. You don't have to worry anymore, just sit back...
Versatile bench cookies ideal for all sorts of jobs

06/11/2013 - Versatile bench cookies ideal for all sorts of jobs

I had the opportunity to test out the popular anti-slip Bench Dog cookies we've had in our range for a couple of years now. Let's take a look at why a thing looking like a puck can be so popular...
Renaissance of furniture ornaments

30/10/2013 - Renaissance of furniture ornaments

Ornamenting has been a bit forgotten over the years. They're back now and the new way of producing them fuels the renaissance using the unique CMT CRCS templates...
How to choose the right glue?

07/10/2013 - How to choose the right glue?

The right glue for real professionals... The history of the brand began in 1935 with the first adhesive glue that revolutionized woodworking industry. And Titebond set the standard again in 1955...
Air filtration in your workshop

06/11/2013 - Air filtration in your workshop

Here's a couple of basic rules based on "Minimum level of dust in your workshop" according to our experience...
Sanding wood on a sanding wheel

05/11/2013 - Sanding wood on a sanding wheel

Introducing a unique way of face sanding of solid wood. Bearing wheel is supplied in a handy plastic case and is already fitted with an abrasive disc FOR FREE. We offer abrasive of 80g...