Basic Set of Tools for the Woodworking Beginner

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greg says:

I think I would of made a caveat to that list Mark.
That chisel set needs a very simple sharpening system.

Amanda Lee says:

Just saying this is not aimed at a beginner – I don’t know about 30% of the words you’re saying. Means nothing to me

Garrett Wiseman says:

Great video and very handsome 🙂

Paris Lesprit says:

Repping abstergo

Booker Prime says:

priced this out as cheap as I could on amazon, $647.00. Looks like I’ll be camping on craigslist for a while.

Old Man hendo says:

Best set of tools for the woordworking beginner – busts out the festool

Hunter gatherer outdoors 2 says:

Dude you forgot hammers

Parshuramswati Yadav says:

Hindi me

TheRangeControl says:

Any recommendations for a good benchtop jointer??

(I don’t want to go benchtop… but I have a tiny space and it’s unavoidable)

Forecaster P. says:

1 minute in and I already see by that man, that it’s gonna be an adventure

Gabriel Maroto says:

Thanks for the video I’ve always been interested in wood working and never know where to start but now I have an idea thank you.

Nick305 X says:

What about a hammer

Jack says:

Nobody seems to be learning anything from this video because they are focusing on the brand and not the tool, of course no beginner is going to be buying festool power tools for a hobby.

Shawn Claycomb says:

I liked your video and subscribed to your channel, great quality. I’m just starting and learning.

Edwin Witter says:

wheres a good place to get this stuff for cheap?

md rashel says:

thank u sir

Fernando Rivera says:

I’m a 2nd generation Carpenter And a pro tattoo artist. I want to learn more About this craft but my Father passed away when I was young
And I feel that he would have loved to keep his tradition going

Noope pass says:

I like your Spiderman poster!!


can we cut the hard wood easily with the jigsaw.?

Bill Astell says:

A basic set of tools is determined by the work you do.  Not by some arbitrary list maker.  Are you a trim carpenter, a framer, a cabinet maker, a tradesman of some other type or a home owner who needs some basic woodworking tools to support your activities.  Each one of these people will have a different list.  One tool they will all need is tape measure.  A hammer is losing some of its past glory but is still in most tool kits as is the square.  I have a router.  It was a waste of money.  I only used it once and even then I could have used a plane. I can never see me needing an orbital sander and I have been in the trade for 47 years.  The cordless drill is a useful tool for many jobs.  A circular saw is right up there but it would be a tough call whether the circular, table, band saw is most useful and yes the jig saw has it’s moments but not as often as the previous saws.  Back to my first point… what you do determines what you need.  As for the Festool ad… I guess you’re hoping they toss you a bone for that blatant ad.

Matt TOTH says:

LMAO … festool for beginners…….. maybe dewalt or Makita rather.

Ben Mahowald says:

im a beginner. i don’t know what jointing, flush trimming or joinery are. when I click on a beginner’s video, i want to understand the terminology. I’ll keep looking

Dawid says:

great video, but where is the hammer? 🙂

Awesome Leonidas IV says:

Requiescat in pace

TheExistentialist. says:

Low quality jigsaws are horrible, that’s not a good recommendation. I agree with the rest of this list.

AM H says:

Would a jointer and/or planer be the next two tools on the list?


Qwestion how do know if its a good power tool. If it has a certain amount of ampage or if it has good reviews or what. I’m guessing stay away from black and Decker tools since Walmart carries them.

mia joseph says:

super informative – thanks for the video!

Daniel Flather says:

You need a square in this list.

RunningMan says:

Thanks for making this video. My grandfather passed away and I inherited a lot of tools and I didn’t wanna sell them. I wanna continue on what he began enjoying in his retirement. I have everything you mentioned other than a drill (ironically).

robslifting4life says:

Yeah, only 3k worth of festool tools… The Alienware of woodwork.

josh lad says:

ok so when you have these basic tools. what are some basic things you can make with them just to get better at woodworking?

ricmetalster says:

are jigsaw puzzles related in name to the jig saw? mindblow incoming

Jay Mounes says:

is her serious in an assasin’s creed shirt wearing a lavalier on youtube pomoting fancy tools (nothing against fancy tools, they looks nice)

Cyril Ngaponda says:

hi my name is Cyril Ngaponda, i am a doctor and i live in Africa a country called Tanzania, i was randomly browsing my internet but my aim is looking for someone to be my mentor on how i can start a small carpentry bussiness, i am very interested in home furniture and decoration designing. i saw your video on the basic tools for a beginner, i was very delighted on you. my request is for you to be my mentor through this journey, we can be writing emails and whatever you tell me or ask i will follow, i am 37 years old, i believe we gonna be good partner and friends as well. my email is

Tori Rebensky says:

Nice! (Awesome shirt as well.)

Rj Axtell says:

I love to bulid stuff

Nicolas V says:

Show some basic woodworking tutorials. Pocket holes, joints, how to use a router for all purposes, …

SuperNashum says:

I wish to see what these tools are doing in practice. Otherwise i found the video not useful

Pankaj Oraon says:

What is all total cost for all of these?

Woodworking says:


Karthik Ajjapla says:

what should be the specifications of jigsaw

izeki ki says:

great tools , try this book also

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