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  1. 31. Types of Push Sticks

    DIY experts show how push sticks and push blocks are necessary tools for the table saw and joiner. They act as extensions for your hand...

  2. 32. TIG Welder Basics

    The Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) welder generates heat from an electric arc between the electrode at the tip of the torch, the filler rod, ...

  3. 33. Cordless Nailer

    DIY Network explains how to use a cordless nailer to make tasks easier around the home.

  4. 34. Oscillating Multi-Tool

    This multi-tool is extremely safe and versatile. DIY experts explain all the jobs this tool can do, depending on which attachments are ...

  5. 35. Mini Lathe Up Close (00:02:38)

    See a 12" mini lathe in action in this extreme close-up view.

  6. 36. Hole-Saw Drill Attachment

    This drill attachment cuts circles in wood or drywall. See why DIY experts think it's an ideal tool for installing recessed lighting.

  7. 37. Sheet-Metal-Polishing Tool

    Use this DIY guide to see how sheet-metal-polishing tools can do more than just shine stainless steel. Attachments can also turn the to...

  8. 38. How to Use a Planer/Molder

    Learn how to use a planer/molder -- an all-in-one thickness planer and molding machine -- with these simple instructions.

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  9. 39. Lawn Aerator

    DIY experts explain how tines on a lawn aerator dig plugs of dirt, and allow water and nutrients to get to the root system below.

  10. 40. How to Use a Glass Panel Router Bit Set

    Use these step-by-step instructions to make a frame that holds glass. A glass panel router bit set is used to complete the project.

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  11. 41. How to Use a Thickness Planer

    Thickness planers are used to reduce wood thickness, smooth rough surfaces and remove paint. Here's some basic information about handhe...

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    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  12. 42. Foot Switches

    The DIY Network shows you two products that allow you to safely control a power switch with your foot.

  13. 43. How to Mortise Using a Router and Corner Chisel

    David Thiel demonstrates the correct way to mortise using a router and corner chisel. These instructions show how to use a trim router ...

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 44. Sandblasters

    A sandblaster has many functions, from removing rust and paint to etching in glass or plastic.

  15. 45. Jigsaw Up Close (00:02:57)

    See a jigsaw in action in this extreme close-up view.

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