Tegan Foley

Tegan Foley  |  Nov 08, 2020  |  0 comments

MICROJIG, a leader in the woodworking industry, has long been a go-to brand among makers worldwide. Now, woodworkers outside the U.S. can get their favourite products directly from the source.

Tegan Foley  |  Nov 07, 2020  |  0 comments

Global workwear brand Dickies has teamed up with Bolton Wanderers FC to test its new Advanced Waterproof Technology (AWT) range at the University of Bolton Stadium.

Tegan Foley  |  Nov 06, 2020  |  0 comments

If you’re stuck for gift ideas this Christmas, why not let them choose for themselves with a Machine Mart gift card – perfect for people with a craving for some tools and machinery!   You can also order them online: an E-Voucher can be sent in a personalised email style, courtesy of Machine Mart, whatever the occasion may be.

Tegan Foley  |  Nov 06, 2020  |  0 comments

Suitable for dry and wet cutting, the Twin 18V DCE090 Brushless disc cutter is Makita’s latest addition to its world renowned LXT range. Powerful, compact and packed with safety features, this new construction tool is ideal for heavy-duty applications.   The new cordless DCE090 Brushless disc cutter features a powerful 36V brushless motor with a no-load speed of 6,600rpm and maximum cutting capacity of 88mm, and is powered by two…

Tegan Foley  |  Nov 02, 2020  |  0 comments

Industry organisation Swedish Wood’s prize for sustainable architecture, the Swedish Wood Award 2020, will be announced at a digital gala streamed live on 2 December. The Wood Award Gala was set to take place back in March, but has now been upgraded to a digital event broadcast live from Berns in Stockholm, Sweden. “It’s wonderful that we finally get to reward and recognise the exciting projects linked with this…

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 29, 2020  |  0 comments

Despite a turbulent year, the Chippendale International School of Furniture’s class of 2020 put on a stellar display of their work at our Graduate Exhibition & Sale earlier this month. Our yearly show is the opportunity for our graduating students to exhibit the fruits of their labour following nine intensive months on the Professional Course. This year’s event was especially significant, highlighting both our 35th year and…

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 28, 2020  |  0 comments

HiKOKI Power Tools is launching two new members of the MULTI VOLT range: its new CJ36DA and CJ36DB cordless jigsaws. Depending on the application, craftsmen can choose between the CJ36DA with top handle and the CJ36DB with barrel handle. In either case, they’ll be holding a powerful, high-performance cordless jigsaw in their hand.  Whether sawing out work surfaces for kitchens, cutting gypsum fibre-boards for drywall or installing…

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 27, 2020  |  0 comments

Mirka’s award winning power tools division is celebrating its 10th birthday this month. In the last decade, this team has been at the cutting-edge of technology advancement and has created the DEROS sanders, which are two of the most ergonomic and easy to use sanders on the market and are amongst Mirka’s best selling products. 

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 26, 2020  |  0 comments

Trend have launched the ultimate four-way head, eye, lung and ear protector designed for single users or businesses looking to ensure their workforce are correctly and safely protected at all times. Providing ultra-efficient protection against harmful airborne particles, head impact, flying debris, liquids and excessive noise levels, the new Trend Air Pro Max respiratory helmet meets all relevant HSE industrial regulation standards in one…

Tegan Foley  |  Oct 22, 2020  |  0 comments

As we work out way towards the end of 2020, we aim to bring you the perfect mix of woodworking and woodturning projects, together with some fantastic tests of new tools, technical articles, as well as some inspirational features. We hope you enjoy this month's issue!