You can have a top-shelf, envy-of-your-neighbors table saw — but you’ll still get burning and tearout if you’re not using the right blade.
The right saw blade can be the difference between clean, glue-ready joints, and charred wood that smells like toasted marshmallows.
If you want to level up your woodworking — and seize the full potential of your saw — you should know:
I’ll also tell you which blades are my personal favorites — and are now available in the Katz-Moses Tools store.
(Insider tip: use code KMT10CMT for an extra 10% off the brand new line of CMT Chromium Full Kerf and ITK Chrome Thin Kerf blades).
In a rush? Skip to my quick and dirty blade selection guide.