As a carpenter, here are some must-have tools and equipment you may want to consider for your workshop.
Circular saw: A circular saw is a power tool used for cutting straight lines through wood. When buying this tool it is important to look for a saw with a powerful motor, easy-to-adjust depth and bevel settings, and a comfortable handle. Popular brands include BOSCH, DeWalt, Makita, and Milwaukee.
Miter saw: When making angled cuts, such as for crown molding or picture frames, your tool of choice should be the miter saw. Fine one with a precise and adjustable angle setting, a powerful motor, and a comfortable handle. Popular brands include Bosch, DeWalt, Makita, and Hitachi.
Jigsaw: Jigsaws are used for making curved cuts and intricate shapes. A good jigsaw will have a powerful motor, adjustable speed settings, and a comfortable handle. Popular brands include Bosch, DeWalt, and Makita.
Power drill: A power drill is like a universal power tool for most artisans as well as DIYers. Power drills are used for drilling holes and driving screws. Popular power drill brands include Bosch, DeWalt, Makita, and Milwaukee.
Chisels: Carpenters use chisels to shape wood. Best chisels are those ones with high-quality steel, a comfortable handle, and different sizes for different types of woodwork. Popular brands include Stanley and Irwin.
Clamps: How do you hold pieces of wood in place while gluing or fastening? Find yourself some clamps with sturdy and adjustable jaws, a comfortable grip, and different sizes for different types of woodwork. Popular brands include Irwin.
Workbench: Every carpentry workshop needs a stable and sturdy surface for woodworking projects. A good choice would be a workbench with a durable and flat work surface, sturdy legs or base, and ample storage for tools and materials. There Popular brands include Husky, and Lida.
As you can see from above, some of the more popular brands for carpentry tools and equipment include DeWalt, Makita, Bosch, Festool, Stanley, and Milwaukee. BOLD Industrial holds a wide range of branded carpentry tools. Our team will be happy to assist with selection of the most suitable tools for your workshop. That said it’s a good idea to do your research and read reviews to find the best brand and model for your specific needs and budget.