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There are several woodworking trade shows and exhibitions held throughout the United States, where professionals and enthusiasts come together to showcase their work, learn about the latest tools and techniques, and connect with others in the industry. Some of these events include:
Little Wizard II Woodworking Metal Detector
The Little Wizard was created by @BillyCarmen beginning 1999 and are the only metal detectors created specifically for woodworkers.
Like any specialized tool this detector requires proper tuning and understanding of how to properly use. It's a Wizard but it is not magic!!! It's a real life metal detector that works very well when used as suggested. So please read and understand the directions. We are here 100% if you need.
For Best Detection Requires NEW 9 volt battery with at least 8.6 volts. We suggest Duracell (not lithium batteries). Please do not just grab a battery out of your drawer and flop in. Save yourself time and detect metal with a brand new shiny full strength Duracell (non lithium) battery. A fresh battery is your best friend in metal detection!!!
The Little Wizard is a precision hand held metal detector designed especially for woodworkers. Perfect for scanning recycled wood for screws and nails before planing, routing, sanding or sawing, and other forms of metal detection.
The Little Wizard accurately indicates metal buried inside recycled wood by emitting a high pitch beep tone and illuminating an array of LED's. The Little Wizard can pinpoint the exact location of metal. No guessing, extensive physical searching or unnecessary visual searching is needed with the Little Wizard.
The Little Wizard is widely used by woodworkers everywhere. It will save your steel woodworking blades and knives. It's small size and unique detection strength allow it to be used to quickly detect damaging nails, screws and other dangerous metal buried inside of wood. The Little Wizards adjustable sensitivity makes pinpointing easy and accurate. The Little Wizard precisely indicates metal by emitting a high pitch beep tone and illuminating an array of LED's.
There's simply no better economical, portable metal detector made.
Lumber Wizard 5 Woodworking Metal Detector
The Lumber Wizard 5 woodworking metal detector with laser is a wand type metal detector that is designed to alert woodworkers whenever a metal object such as a nail, pin, bolt, wire, staples, etc. are buried inside wood. By sounding an immediate alert, the user is able to quickly locate then retrieve the metal object so as to prevent injury or tool damage. A laser line indicator illuminates when detection events occur, thereby allowing user to easily see where metal is buried. Regular use of the device will help to reduce damages of tools and injuries.
New for 2019.... The Lumber Wizard 5 Laser Line is the latest version of Wizard Industries' flagship woodworking metal detector. A powerful precision hand-held metal detector with automatic tuning and a laser indicator designed specifically for woodworkers, It helps detect small metal objects hidden inside new or used lumber.
The new version features easier one-handed use, with automatic calibration every time the unit is turned on, and better false-positive rejection. Undetected nails, screws or other metal fragments can damage expensive jointer, planer and saw blades. Flying metal can also cause serious injury. Easy to use, the Lumber Wizard 5 helps woodworkers prevent equipment damage and personal injury.
The Lumber Wizard has received rave reviews for almost two decades from woodworkers and magazines across the country, and the new 5 version is even better!
Automatic Tuning each time detector is turned on.
Laser Line Indicator Projects Red Line onto scanned surface when metal is found.
Helps pinpoint nails, screws, bullets and wire inside new or used lumber.
Helps prevent costly blade damage and shop down time
Quickly scan any size wood.
Not affected by moisture content of wood.
6" wide scanning area.
Durable, sturdy plastic casing.
One 9 volt battery required.
1 year warranty.
A new fully charged 9-Volt battery commonly for days of daily constant use.
Indications of a low 9-volt battery voltage are inconsistent detection or flashing alternating LED's.
Always Use A New 9-Volt Battery. A fresh fully charged battery provides the most detection strength and uses time. A partially charged battery can cause false readings, less detection depth, and inconsistent laser.
A fresh, fully charged 9-volt battery provides more than ample use time.
A low battery can cost you blades, material, and lost time......
Length, 15"; width, 3-1/8"; height 1-1/8"; weight, 13 oz.
Detects nails, screws, wire, bullets, and other metal objects inside recycled wood
Quick, one-handed operation
6"-wide scanning area for faster scans
A Powerful Metal Detector Designed Specifically For Wood Workers! The New LUMBER WIZARD 5 Auto-Tuning Laser Line Woodworking Metal Detector is the latest version of Wizard Industries' flagship woodworking metal detector.
Written by ChatGPT with guidance from Billy Carmen.
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