DIY Network

How to Make a Push Block

Push blocks and push sticks are invaluable tools for the table saw and joiner. These accessories help keep your hands away from the blade and out of harm's way when cutting.

More in Home Improvement

push blocks and push sticks are invaluable tools Watch Video
  • Time

    30 Minutes

  • Price Range

    $1 - $50

  • Difficulty

    Easy

Highlights:

Step 1: Cut a Rabbet, and Attach a Kickstand

Cut a rabbet into one end of a block of wood.

Attach a small block of wood into the rabbet to use as the kickstand.

Step 2: Add Rubber and a Handle

Use spray adhesive to add a piece of rubber to keep the push block from slipping.

Finally, attach a handle to the other side of the block.

Was this project helpful?

Don't forget: Read comments and leave your own

Advertisement

Projects

COMMENT ON THIS PROJECT

    

Sign in

All fields are required.

E-mail Address:

Password:

Remember me on this computer

Signing in

Please enter your email address and we will send your password

E-mail Address

Your password has been sent and should arrive in your mailbox very soon.

Not a member?

Sign up with DIY Network to share tips with other do-it-yourselfers and comment and ask questions on projects.

It's free and easy.