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Tapping Basics

A tap is fitted into a pilot hole in a metal piece and turned with a special type of wrench. Here are the steps to take before and duri...

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Top 100 Hand Tools Projects

  1. 1. Learn the Basics About Files and Rasps

    Files and rasps are used for smoothing, trimming and sharpening. Learn about the various types of files and rasps and how to use them f...

  2. 2. Tools For Removing Paint

    Removing old paint isn't a lot of fun, but a few paint removeal tools can make the task easier.

  3. 3. Shovel Tips

    From light work to heavy-duty projects, DIY Network makes it easy to choose the right shovel for any job.

  4. 4. Project Calculator

    DIY experts show why this project calculator is a great tool to have around the workshop. It can perform functions ordinary calculators...

  5. 5. Ice Is Back on the Farm (00:02:10)

    He's back on the farm: Vanilla Ice Goes Amish returns October 11 at 10/9c.

  6. 6. Cool Ratchet

    DIY Network identifies a ratchet that allows a bolt to do more than normal.

  7. 7. Learn the Basics About Hand Trucks

    Hand trucks are designed to make moving heavy loads easier. Learn the basics about hand trucks from the professionals at the DIY Networ...

  8. 8. Sanding Tips

    DIY Network shares tips and tricks for using sandpaper to keep any project running smoothly.

  9. 9. Essential Workshop Handtools

    The Ultimate Workshop experts share essential hand-tools that should be found in the most basic workshop.

  10. 10. Plumbing Emergency Tips

    DIY Network's Ed the Plumber offers tips on the tools needed to make a plumber's emergency kit and what to do during plumbing emergenci...

  11. 11. Hand Tools (01:27)

    Karl Champley vlogs about hand tools.

  12. 12. Vanilla Ice Goes Amish Again (00:01:00)

    Vanilla Ice reunites with his 'Amish ninjas,' starting October 11 at 10/9c.

  13. 13. Wrench Basics

    DIY Network offers tips on choosing the right wrench for any job in the home or workshop.

  14. 14. 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...

  15. 15. 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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