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How to Make a Hold-Down Pusher for a Jointer

When working with a jointer, it's wise to use a hold-down pusher to keep the work piece in close contact with the table and your hands ...

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Top 100 Hand Tools Projects

  1. 1. Flexible-Shaft Screwdriver

    Getting to hard-to-reach screws can be a problem, but DIY experts have the answer: the Viper Driver.

  2. 2. Center-Finding Tape Measure

    Need to find the center of an object but don't feel like doing the math? DIY experts have the answer.

  3. 3. Garden Multipurpose Tool

    This 5-in-1 gardening tool is a must-have for beginner and expert gardeners. From pruning shrubs to light digging, this tool will get t...

  4. 4. Hook Driver

    If you're looking for a handy tool to attach hooks to doors or walls, DIY experts have the answer.

  5. 5. Level Combo

    DIY experts offer information on a level that's more than just a level — it's also a protractor and a crown-molding angle calcula...

  6. 6. Circuit-Breaker Locator

    DIY experts explain how this handy tool takes the guesswork out of locating circuit breakers.

  7. 7. Adjustable Pipe Wrench

    This combination wrench is a must-have for beginner to expert DIYers.

  8. 8. How to Loosen Nuts and Bolts

    The professionals at the DIY Network share tips for loosening nuts and bolts that just won't budge.

  9. 9. Miniature Pencil Torch

    DIY Network shows a miniature soldering tool perfect for small soldering jobs around the house.

  10. 10. Universal Socket

    Have a stubborn bolt that refuses to budge? DIY experts suggest a universal socket wrench to get the job done.

  11. 11. How to Construct a Shooting Board for Miter Cuts

    A shooting board must be made with meticulous precision. Follow these step-by-step instructions.

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  12. 12. Chisel Wood-Rasp

    This combination Chisel Wood-Rasp serves three functions and is very useful in a workshop.

  13. 13. Plumb Bob

    DIY Network gives information on the Plumb Rite bob — a tool that's handy for hanging wallpaper and paneling, plumbing a wall or ...

  14. 14. Torque Driver

    This handy multi-use tool lets you remove or drive screws and bolts almost effortlessly. Learn more about it here at the DIY Network.

  15. 15. How to Make a Pull Saw

    Sometimes a power saw is too powerful for the job at hand. At such times, a homemade pull saw can come in handy. Here's an easy method ...

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