So in previous in a previous blog post I did something I like to call the 2 Minute Tool Overview. Today, I’m doing something slightly different. Let’s call it the 2 Minute Tool REVIEW. This will be series that coincides with the 2 Minute Tool Overview.
So let’s get started with the Kreg Rip Cut.
I’ve always had trouble get straight cuts with a circular saw. I know others that can get a straight cut with a circular saw, but I just can’t. Free handing cuts with this saw always ends with a messed up edge. So I went to my local big box store and found this little gem.
The basis of this tool is an aluminum ruler that connects securely to a base plate that you install on your circular saw. On one end of the aluminum ruler is a thick plastic guide arm that butts up against the edge of your material.
Here’s what the whole thing looks like: