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Why You Should Chalk Your Metal Files
Rub a piece of standard chalk along the teeth of the file before using it on the work piece. The coating will help to keep the file from clogging up.
Workbench Hold-Down Clamp
Drill with a Backer Board for Best Results
V-Block for Drill Press
Bridge Clamp for Routing
Create a Fence-Straddling Push Stick
Framing Square Drilling Jig
Learn how to build this framing square drilling jig for your drill press.
Kind and Gentle Clamp Jaws
Clamping up projects without sticking bumper boards between the clamps and the wood is easy,...
47 Handy Hints for Your Workshop
From tool hacks to genius storage ideas, these handy hints will help you save money,...
5 Essential Tools for Working With Tile
Great gear for an easier job and better results
15 Mysterious Old Home Features That Aren’t Useful Anymore
Many old homes have perplexing features that baffle their modern-day owners. Here we've solved 15 of...
5 Weird and Wonderful Blades for your Oscillating Multitool
Just when you thought your oscillating multitool couldn't possibly do more...