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Top 100 Hand Tools Projects

  1. 46. How to Use a Blindmark Drywall Marker

    One of the hardest parts of installing drywall is measuring and marking for electrical boxes. The Blindmark Drywall Marker simplifies t...

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  2. 47. Hammer Tips

    DIY expert Paul Ryan shares some helpful hammer tips.

  3. 48. 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.

  4. 49. How to Use Masonry Chisels

    DIY Network explains what masonry chisels are and how to use them.

  5. 50. Shovel Tips

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

  6. 51. How To Use a Tap and Die Set

    Learn how to properly use a tap and die set.

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    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  7. 52. Tips on Using Screw and Bolt Extractors

    DIY Network offers improved methods that'll make extracting screws and bolts with snapped heads an easy task.

  8. 53. Vintage vs. Modern Tools

    DIY Network shows how tool materials and designs have changed over the years.

  9. 54. Nail Jack (00:53)

    This is the first hand tool made solely to dig, grip and extract fasteners.

  10. 55. Fiber-Optic Scope

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

  11. 56. 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...

  12. 57. Vacuum Bed Hold-Down

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

  13. 58. 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...

  14. 59. Starting a New Garden (20:00)

    We'll prep a new garden and demonstrate how to do a soil test.

  15. 60. Metal-Cutting Tools

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

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