What Tools Do You Need to START Woodworking? Beginner Woodworking Tool List

I get asked pretty often about the tools that are necessary to start woodworking, so I decided to make a video to help you guys out! Hopefully this is helpful!

Huge thanks to WD-40 for sponsoring this video! WD-40 Specialist Dry Lube is available at Menards:

Thanks to Woodcraft for sponsoring me and what I do… I would not be able to make these videos without them! A huge way to support what I do is to support my sponsors. If you are looking to build up your tool collection, check them out here:

For more details, check out my website:

Tablesaw Jig Playlist:

Router Jig Playlist:

50 Free Woodworking Plans

Milling Lumber without a Jointer:

Marking and Measuring Tools:

Bandsaw Tune-up:


Affiliate LINKS

Sander I Currently Use:

Sander I Used When I Started:

Drill and Driver (I have this set also, it’s a good deal!):

Circular Saw (I have this one also!):

Combo Pack (Has everything you need and more!):


Sorry, can’t link to a table saw, but I can link to blades I like!

Thin Kerf Combo Blade for Everything:

Flat Top Grind Blade for Joinery:

Trim Router with Plunge Base that I have:

Trim Router that’s popular and goes with the tools linked above:

Plunge base that goes with that Router:

Big Beast of a Router:


Benchtop Sander (mine is actually broken, so I linked a different one):

Belt Sander:


Spokeshave Option 1:

Spokeshave Option 2 (more affordable):


Dust Mask:

Safety Glasses:

Pocket Hole Jig (This is a new one that just came out that looks really cool):

Center Finding Dowel Jig:

Squeezy Clamps:

Cabinet Master Clamps (Showed Pony ones here, but I have both Pony and these Besseys):

Ratchet Straps:

Handscrew Clamps:


My Amazon Store –

My Recording Equipment


Shotgun Mic:

Lav Mic:

Voiceover Mic:



Website –
Subscribe –
Instagram –
Facebook –


Links above are affiliate links, I make a small commission if you click on them at no extra cost to you. clicking on them really helps me continue to make more projects 🙂

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *