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Bandsaw - A bandsaw (also written band saw) is a saw with a long, sharp blade consisting of a continuous band of toothed metal stretched between two or more wheels to cut material. They are used principally in woodworking, metalworking, and lumbering, but may cut a variety of materials.
Bench grinder - Entry needed
Combination machine - Entry needed
Compound miter saw - Entry needed
Drill press - Entry needed
Dust collector - Entry needed
Jointer planer - Entry needed
Horizontal boring - Entry needed
Lathe - Entry needed
Mortiser - Entry needed
Panel saw - Entry needed
Pin router - Entry needed
Radial arm saw - Entry needed
Scroll saw -
Sander - See various entries below
- Combo -
- Drum -
- Edge -
- Wide belt -
Shaper - Entry needed
Tenon machine - Entry needed
Thickness planer - Entry needed