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March 27, 2008

Woodworking Tips Navigation Tool


Check out this easy way to navigate the countless woodworking tips we offer for your reference throughout our entire highly-informative woodworking website. There is an abundance of interesting and useful woodworking tips here which we have compiled during our 30 years as a leading woodworking educator and tool retailer.

If you have useful woodworking tips you would like to contribute to our website and online newsletter, Wood News Online, send it to us in an email at woodnews@highlandwoodworking.com.

March 14, 2008

Highland Woodworking's 30th Anniversary Giveaway!

Festool Kapex KS120To commemorate our 30 years of service to woodworkers we are giving away to a single winner a Festool Kapex KS120 Compound Miter Saw Set with MFT 3 Multi Function Table & Festool CT22 Mobile Dust Extractor!

Festool's Kapex KS120 saw, scheduled for release Fall 2008, provides unmatched accuracy & features, including a precision dual-line laser so you can cut exactly on your mark from both sides of the saw. Included, the MFT 3 Multi-function Table- 1 table with a 1000 possibilities, versatility, portability and durability the MFT 3 stands alone as the ideal work surface. As you cut, the Festool CT22 Dust Extractor will help keep your shop dust free & is the perfect shop vac for all your hand power tools with its' triggered switch & shut off delay function. Total approximate value of the Festool giveaway package is $2700!

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Official rules and guidelines are available here.

No purchase necessary. Offer void where prohibited. Participants are entered into the drawing upon completion of the online registration accessible beginning Wednesday, March 12th from Highland Woodworking. Deadline for entry is 11:59 p.m. ET on Sunday, August 31, 2008. Multiple entries are permitted.

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March 12, 2008

ROY UNDERHILL to Visit Highland Woodworking May 3-4, 2008


Come meet one of TV's biggest crowd pleasers, Woodwright's Shop host Roy Underhill, our special guest during our big 30th Anniversary Celebration in Atlanta on Saturday, May 3, 2008. Roy will be giving free woodworking demos all day long. He will also teach a one-day class entitled Simple Machines the Old-Fashioned Way on Sunday, May 4, 2008.

March 7, 2008

New Red Hot Special!

New Red Hot Special!Posted as a limited time offer!

Highland Does It Again! A deal too good to pass up.

This nicely balanced electric detail carving tool conveniently depends upon high speed reciprocating action instead of old-fashioned elbow grease to power carving blades quickly and effortlessly through both hardwoods and softwoods.

Our manufacturer routinely provides these power detail carvers to the largest tool companies under various private labels. An importer's overstock is allowing us to offer them to you as a Highland Red Hot Special at a greatly reduced price.

The power carver's split collet chuck design accepts our optional premium Flexcut blades including the Flexcut Power Roughing Set (125008), the Flexcut Power Detailing Set Set (125003) and the Flexcut Deluxe Gouge Set (125011).

The tool's variable speed feature allows you to dial in the exact amount of power you need, and its reciprocating action begins only when the blade actually contacts the work.

The power detail carver comes with 5 blades, including 1/8" and 5/16" straight chisels, 1/4" V-gouge, 3/8" gouge and 3/8" round nose chisel, along with a wrench and a small 400-grit sharpening stone. Tool weighs 19 ounces. Overall length 9".

Check out the Red Hot Special!

(If you don't see the Red Hot Special item on our homepage, that means we've sold out, so check back soon for our next item!)