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Top 31 Measuring Tools Projects

  1. 16. Protractor Combo

    Need a protractor? DIY experts have a suggestion. This cool tool can find angles and even be locked into position to serve as a cutting...

  2. 17. Magnetic Tape Holster

    DIY Network shares an innovative way to keep track of your tape measure with this magnetic tape holster.

  3. 18. Using A Leveling Laser

    DIY experts hand out tips on operating a leveling laser.

  4. 19. 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...

  5. 20. Laser Tools

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

  6. 21. 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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    Easy to Moderate
  7. 22. Helpful Measuring Tools: Calipers, Micrometers, Tapes

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

  8. 23. 796 Digital Micrometer (01:07)

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

  9. 24. Slope Finder

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

  10. 25. Using Levels

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

  11. 26. Easy DIY

    Get tips from DIY Network on the right tools for a do-it-yourself job.

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  12. 27. Essential Workshop Handtools

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

  13. 28. Viewer Jig: Board Center Finder

    Host David Thiel shows how to make a jig that can easily help find and mark the center of a board.

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    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  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. 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...

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    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy

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