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Top 100 Hand Tools Projects

  1. 46. Lighted Magnetic Screwdriver/Retriever

    This tool offers more than most screwdrivers. This multipurpose screwdriver has a light, a magnet and several different bits.

  2. 47. Calipers and Gauges

    Calipers and gauges are handy tools to have around the workshop when it comes to measuring. Use this DIY guide to see which tools are b...

  3. 48. Edge-Gluing Clamps

    Edge clamps act as an accessory to clamps. You can purchase them, or make them at home by following these steps.

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  4. 49. Awls and Punches

    These versatile tools are used to mark work pieces. DIY experts show how awls can score lines and bore small holes, and punches can sta...

  5. 50. On Edge (20:00)

    Chris Grundy is on the cutting edge, with all sorts of cutting tools.

  6. 51. Hardwood Installation Tools

    DIY experts offer tips about the tools needed for installing engineered and hardwood floors.

  7. 52. Craft Knives

    Some craft knives are useful even for heavy-duty projects. Learn more about craft and utility knives here at the DIY Network.

  8. 53. How to Add a Workbench Drawer

    In most shops, there's no place to keep small items handy. Use these instructions to make kitchen storage bins that are attached to a f...

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    $1 - $50
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    Easy
  9. 54. Cool Tools: Titanium Hammer, Level, Calculator, Swiss Army Knife

    DIY experts demonstrate how these cool tools will make any job go more smoothly.

  10. 55. Telescoping Ladder

    DIY Network experts show how handy this telescoping ladder is. The ladder can fit into small spaces, which makes traveling with it a ci...

  11. 56. All About Bricklaying Tools

    DIY Network explains the different types of tools used for used for bricklaying and masonry work.

  12. 57. Slope Finder

    This handy tool serves as both a level and an angle-finder. Read more about it here at the DIY Network.

  13. 58. Flexible-Shaft Screwdriver

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

  14. 59. How to Select the Right Hose for the Job

    Hoses are one of the most widely used garden accessories. Learn how to make the right choice when shopping for a new one.

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    Easy
  15. 60. How to Draw Angles and Circles

    Drawing perfect circles and angles can be challenging. Carl Mueller, host of DIY Tools & Techniques, offers some foolproof techniques f...

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    $100 - $250
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    Easy to Moderate

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