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IRWIN has a broad line of tools for the woodworking professional. With a rich heritage of innovation, the new IRWIN Marples Woodworking Series Saw Blades are manufactured in Italy to the highest standards of precision required for fine woodworking and finish carpentry. Designed with the quality craftsmanship that has consistently associated with Marples woodworking tools since its origin in 1828, the new these blades are specifically engineered for extended life, a flawless finish and ultimate precision.

Woodworker FAQ

How do I resharpen Speedbor flat bits?

Use a small file to sharpen the top of the cutting edge and inside the spur... read more

I recently purchased an old 13 piece set of IRWIN Solid Centre Stem Auger Bits from a used tools store for use in a hand-brace. The bits came in a wooden box with a swing-out lower drawer, and a black descriptive label on the inside lid. The box label says "1 set 20 1-2 quarters". What do these numbers mean? The bit numbers are 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14, and 16.

The 4, 5, 6 etc refers to the size in sixteenths. 4 is 4/16 or 1/4". 6 is 6... read more

IRWIN Lettered and Numbered Drill Bits information:

Letter and numbered drill bits were developed to make up the gaps in betwee... read more