Making

Tools

Adam's Favorite Screwdriver Design!

After years of having drawers full of all sorts of screwdrivers--and there are so many different kinds--Adam has come to the realization that he has a point of view about his favorite screwdriver design.

Adorable Mini C-Stand + D-I-Y LED Ring Light!

We check out this fully-functional and adorable tabletop C-Stand from Matthews and make a small LED edge light panel to work along with it!

Adam's Epiphany On the Science of Measurement!

As Adam gets back into machining projects and exercises, he takes a moment to share one of the most interesting tools in the shop: a set of Mitutoyo ceramic gauge blocks used for precision measurement.

Adam's Quick Electronics Wiring Tips!

Adam introduces two simple tools to help simplify your electronics wiring projects: solder seal connectors that eliminate the need for soldering wires together, and an essential wire labeler that can spare you headaches in troubleshooting down the line.

Adam's Guide to Staplers and Nail Guns!

Adam gives a primer on the different kinds of nail guns and staplers you may encounter in the many different facets of making they're used.