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  1. 76. The Basics on Cutting Dados

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

  2. 77. All About Power Drills

    DIY Network explains the basic types of power drills.

  3. 78. How to Use a Laminate Trimmer

    A laminate trimmer is a small router that is most often used for trimming laminate, but can be used in many woodworking projects. Learn...

    Time:
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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  4. 79. Install a Built-in Vacuum System -- Part III: Wire the Power Unit

    Use these step-by-step instructions to finish installing the whole-house vacuum system.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $500 - $1,000
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  5. 80. How to Adjust a Band Saw

    The band saw has more moving parts than most power tools. To make sure the band saw cuts correctly and runs safely, it's important to k...

    Time:
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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  6. 81. Worm Drive Saw Up Close (00:02:32)

    See a worm drive circular saw in action in this extreme close-up view.

  7. 82. How to Use a Pneumatic Router for Pattern Routing

    A pin router helps make repetitive pattern cuts easily. The most popular application for pattern routing is sign-making. Learn how to u...

    Time:
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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 83. How to Make Fluted Panels on a Table Saw

    Use a table saw to make intricate cuts on wood. A special jig makes it fairly easy to create fluted panel cuts with a table saw.

    Time:
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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  9. 84. Tips for Using a Log Splitter

    DIY Tools and Techniques host David Thiel shares helpful tips and information on using a motorized log splitter.

  10. 85. Dado Blade Basics

    The dado blade stack is actually a number of circular blades stacked atop one another to form a wide cutting area. Use this DIY Network...

  11. 86. 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 ...

  12. 87. 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.

  13. 88. Notching Support Posts (01:54)

    Try this easy technique for notching the support posts with power tools.

  14. 89. Tips on Using Paint Sprayers or Paint Guns

    Learn these tips on using paint sprayers or paint guns, from DIY Network.

  15. 90. How to Make an Adjustable Height Table Saw Fence

    A fan of DIY Tools & Techniques shares an idea for making an adjustable height table saw fence. Learn how to make a fence that will pro...

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Moderate to Hard

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