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Top 31 Measuring Tools Projects

  1. 16. How to Use Squares, Bevels and Gauges

    DIY Network explains the variety of tools used to make and measure angles and guidelines.

  2. 17. How to Use Winding Sticks

    Winding sticks are two same-size sticks of contrasting colors that are traditional tools for checking the evenness of a bench. Learn ho...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard
  3. 18. How to Make a Compass

    This compass is made of wood pieces, a knob, a pencil and a carriage bolt. It draws larger circles than most workshop compasses. Use th...

    Time:
    --
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  4. 19. Cool Tools: Top 25 2010 (00:40:00)

    Join host Chris Grundy as he counts down the Top 25 Cool Tools.

  5. 20. 796 Digital Micrometer (01:07)

    This micrometer is a precision instrument that you don't have to baby.

  6. 21. Home Building (20:00)

    Chris presents Cool Tools used for your building projects.

  7. 22. 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 ...

  8. 23. Using A Leveling Laser

    DIY experts hand out tips on operating a leveling laser.

  9. 24. Table Saw Miter Gauges

    Cutting accurate miters on a table saw can be tricky with a stock miter fence. DIY host David Thiel takes a look at some commercially-a...

  10. 25. Laser Tools

    DIY Network offers information on three laser tools that can make your next project a bit easier.

  11. 26. 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...

  12. 27. Helpful Measuring Tools: Calipers, Micrometers, Tapes

    DIY Network host David Thiel reveals several tools to help get those all-important measurements right.

  13. 28. Project Calculator

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

  14. 29. Measuring Tips and Tricks

    Measuring isn't as easy as getting out a ruler or yardstick. DIY Network experts offer some helpful measuring hints to make the job fas...

  15. 30. Using Levels

    DIY experts explore the different types of levels and how to use them.

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