Monday, June 29, 2015

Router Bit of the Week

The Klingspor Round Nose 1/2 Shank W1414 is 15% off from June 29th - July 5th, 2015! Visit us online to SAVE!

Monday, June 15, 2015

Fein Angle Grinder on Sale & More!

This month's featured item is the Fein 4-1/2" Angle Grinder on sale for $99.95!
  • Fein 4-1/2" Grinder (FE81150) - Sale $99.99   Reg. $144  (Featured Item)
  • Lancelot 5/8" 22 Tooth (KX45822) - Sale $29.95  Reg. $44.95
  • Coarse Discs Kit 4-1/2"x7/8" (CD13005) 
  • Z960TX C/O Wheel 4.5"X.045"X7/8" DC 5 PK (CW00960) 
  • Galahad CG Disc 4-1/2" Round & Flat 2PK (KX11026) 

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Hickory Warehouse & Father's Day Sale!

  • Hickory Warehouse Sale is Friday, June 19th from 10am-4pm and Saturday, June 20th from 10am-3pm. Sale items up to 70% off regular price!
  • 10% off most items at all locations excludes Festool and Sawstop. June 19-22nd.
  • Father's Day Specials - Good thru June 30th!
    • Fein 4-1/2" Angle Grinder FE81150 Sale $99
    • Ken Onion Knife Sharpener PT81112 Sale $135
    • Slydez Flashlight & Worklight NB62670 Sale $45
For store directions and hours, visit us online

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Woodturning Summer Series with Meryl Valnes

Klingspor's Woodworking Shop in Raleigh will present a special series of classes taught by an accomplished wood turner and instructor, Meryl Valnes. The classes are designed to take you through all of the basics of woodturning followed by more advanced, specialized techniques. Each of the three sessions are different but linked together through common threads. You may sign up any one or two of the sessions or get the full benefit and save some money by signing up for all three sessions.

Each student is required to bring safety glasses or a face shield. If you have tools you can bring them, but they are not required. Suggested tools include a spindle roughing gouge, 3/8 spindle gouge, 3/8 bowl gouge, parting tool, scraper, and skew (min of 1/2"). All materials are included.

  • Sign up for one session only:     $105
  • Sign up for two sessions:           $200
  • Sign up for all three sessions:    $275
  • SESSION ONE: Intro to Woodturning and Pen Turning
    • JUNE 20 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • SESSION TWO: Intro to Bowl Turning
    • JULY 18 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • SESSION THREE: Intro to Special Techniques
    • AUGUST 8 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Learn more about this special series by visiting the Raleigh store calendar @

Monday, June 1, 2015

Turning Tuesdays Begins June 2nd!

The Asheville store will begin offering a Pen Turning Demo series every Tuesday starting June 2nd! Every Tuesday from 9 to 11 am, staff member Jim Miller will demonstrate how to turn a pen kit from start to finish. Read more about Jim Miller by visiting the Asheville store online.

FREE Hat & Light w/purchase of Tormek T-7!

Take advantage of this deal - shop with us
Buy your Tormek T-7 between June 1st and June 30, 2015, and get a LED lamp which fits on top of your machine, plus the Tormek Hat!

To get your LED Lamp and Tormek Hat please register your Tormek at Type "Lamp + Hat" in the comments section and you will get a special form to complete and mail along with a copy of your receipt to the address indicated. Claims must be received by Tormek no later than July 31, 2015. Receipts must be dated June 1st, 2015 through June 30, 2015.

Monday, May 11, 2015

20# Lathe Bargain Box of End Rolls Video

This is a nice informational video about our 20# Lathe Bargain Box of End Rolls. You can find this Bargain Box @

Friday, March 27, 2015

Tea Pots - Customer Project

The two customer projects below were submitted by Nancy Brown. Thanks for sharing your talent with us Nancy!

Bradford Pear Tea Pot and matching cups painted
Cherry Tea Pot painted

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

A Spoon Tutorial

Helpful Hint - Router Bits

Did you know that you can make a pattern bit using any of the Klingspor's 1/2" shank straight bits and a Bearing Lock Collar (Item number WLC12) and a 3/4" OD-1/2" ID Bearing (Item number WB19). 

Visit us online to view our line of straight bits.

Friday, February 27, 2015

Customer Project

A customer project submission from Richard McGee of Claremont, NC - Native American Flutes.