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Top 100 Power Tools Projects

  1. 46. Bench-Grinding Techniques

    A bench grinder is typically used to sharpen cutting tools and shape bevels, but it has other uses as well. Learn about operation, atta...

  2. 47. Foot Switches

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

  3. 48. Delta Drill Press (01:22)

    Check out this top-of-the-line digital drill press with lasers.

  4. 49. How to Use a Rip Fence System

    For projects that require faithful measurements, consider installing a precision rip fence system. Host David Thiel offers information ...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $250 - $500
    Difficulty:
    Hard
  5. 50. Caulk-Gun Drill Adapter

    Squeezing a steady steam of caulk doesn't have to be difficult. DIY experts tell about a drill adapter that makes it easy to dispense c...

  6. 51. Dynabrade Dyninger (01:11)

    This air-powered hand tool makes fine detail sanding a snap.

  7. 52. Black & Decker Power Caulk Gun (00:01:05)

    This caulk gun applies a consistent bead and is easy on your hands.

  8. 53. Saw Transformer

    A versatile addition to any workshop, this tool replaces a circular saw's blade and allows the tool to cut thicker stock.

  9. 54. Grinding Wheel Tips (00:01:03)

    In this piece Jimmy DiResta provides a few tips for using a grinder.

  10. 55. Router Bit Comparisons

    DIY Network offers basic information about router bits.

  11. 56. A Bench Polisher

    A bench polisher can polish different types of items. DIY experts explain how the polisher works.

  12. 57. Using a CNC Router

    A DIYer demonstrates how to use a Computer Numerically Controlled router.

  13. 58. How to Make a Router Bit Storage Unit

    This four-sided unit will help keep router bits in order. It stores bits vertically, and a profile piece explains what each bit will do...

    Time:
    2 hours
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  14. 59. Tips on Choosing and Using Caulk Guns

    DIY Network experts offer tips on a variety of caulk guns and a foam dispenser, making it easy to choose the right tool for any job.

  15. 60. The Basics on Cutting Dados

    Use this DIY Network guide to learn more about cutting dados.

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