DIY Network

DIY Network/Topics /

Hand Tools

Top 100 Hand Tools Projects

  1. 46. How to Make a Drilling Guide Block with Bushings

    Host David Thiel shows how to build a jig for installing decorative dowels into box corners. Adding dowels in mitered corners adds stre...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  2. 47. Project Calculator

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

  3. 48. Rasps and Files

    DIY Network experts demonstrate various rasps and files, and discuss which work best for specific jobs.

  4. 49. Sanding Tips

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

  5. 50. Stanley Fat Max Extreme FuBar (00:01:17)

    See what you get when you combine a hammer and a pry bar!

  6. 51. Hammer Tips

    DIY expert Paul Ryan shares some helpful hammer tips.

  7. 52. Essential Camping Tools

    Make your camping trip is a success by taking along the right tools. Here are some good tips and advice from the pros at DIY Network.

  8. 53. Shovel Tips

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

  9. 54. Fiber-Optic Scope

    DIY shares information about this innovative fiber-optic scope that can be used to gain visibility in inaccessible work areas.

  10. 55. Ladders: Safety, Use and Accessories

    The ladder is one of the most common tools, but it's also one of the most misused. Here is a rundown of the basics about ladders and ho...

  11. 56. Vacuum Bed Hold-Down

    DIY experts explain why this portable, self-adjusting vacuum bed is a handy tool to have around the workshop.

  12. 57. Hammers and Nails

    No matter what the project, choosing the right hammers and nails is essential. DIY Network experts make it easy to pick the right tools...

  13. 58. 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 ...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 59. Stiletto Claw Dimpler (01:01)

    See how to remove a nail without damaging the wood!

  15. 60. Metal-Cutting Tools

    This DIY guide explains how the right tools can make cutting through metal a whole lot easier.

Advertisement