Craftsman Power Tools - Company Profile
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Wood working is an art unto itself. From carving delicate finials and whorls into table legs to creating an entire line of decorative wooden wares, the craft is not to be taken lightly. If you’re interested in trying your hand at wood carving, there are a number of Craftsman power tools that offer everything you need to start your artistry today.
Craftsman, one of the most popular brands of power tools available today, has a full line of tools, both electric and battery powered, that make it easier than ever to manipulate wood. Available at major retail stores such as Sears, Craftsman power tools are easy to afford and easy to understand. For according to Sears, “Craftsman is more than just a brand of tools. It's part of American culture.”
Some of the most important wood working and carpentry tools include the table saw, the scroll saw, the drill press, miter saws, wood lathes, bend grinders and belt disc sanders. Craftsman offers each of these items through its magazine and at Sears retail stores; visit www.sears.com to order a catalogue or find a Sears store near you.
The Craftsman Bench Vise is a great accessory for anchoring your wood to the work bench. The Bench Vise can be mounted to any flat surface such as table top or counter and will not move until the lever is released, freeing the vacuum base. The Bench Vise retails for $29.99.
Some of the more popular Craftsman power tools include the $19.99 3.6 volt cordless screwdriver, the $29.99 Laser Guided Measuring Tool and the $19.99 Electric Stapler/Nailer.
If you’re planning to cut large pieces or amounts of wood, the 10” Table Saw with Dust Collection System and Casters, which retails for $199.99, allows any wood crafter to easily cut a 3” dept at 90 degrees or 2.5” at 45 degrees. The dust collection system keeps the workspace clean and clear of chips and the die-cast extension wings provide ample room to maneuver with 24” right and left rip.
However, sometimes it takes a hand tool to add the finishing touches to your wood piece. The 5-piece Wood Chisel set is perfect for starting, or completing, any collection of wood working hand tools. The ergonomically designed handles allow the ideal grip for exerting the right amount of pressure while the thumb recess adds comfortable control. The 5-piece Wood Chisel set retails for $34.99. Craftsman also offers a number of shaping tools that are sold individually; these range in price from $4.99 for a pin punch to $12.99 for a wood chisel.