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Working the Angles

The aluminum Pivot Square has a locking, adjustable leg that firmly holds any angle from 0 to 90 degrees, so you can make repeated, consistent mark or guide your circular saw through marks or guide your circular saw through angled crosscuts.

Love rusty, old tools. I have made a mobile using them, have attached them to a barbed wire wreath and have hung them on picture frames.

What to do with all your vintage tools? Arrange and hang them artfully on wood panels for a distinctive, one-of-a-kind piece of art that speaks to your passion for DIY. - again would be great to store and display my father in law's old tools~

Vieux outils de jardinage / old gardening tools

Antique Gardening Tools

yard art ideas from junk | As you’ll see, most of them do not require any metal cutting but to ...

Rusty Tool Yard Art Animals

Garden tool art made from rusty, old garden tools. Make garden art animals and other creatures.


A hand drill looks like an egg beater, with a handle on top, small knob on a crank attached to the gears, and another knob attached to its main shank.

The screts of a good toolbox from the best blog ever   http://brooklyntowest.blogspot.com/search/label/my%20house?updated-max=2011-11-21T11:08:00-05:00&max-results=20

The ingredients of a good tool box hammer tape measure screwdrivers {flat, phillips} level file/rasp chisels hand saw right angle drill bit set clamps vise grips coping saw nails and screws a drill

Homemade Socket Racks - Less expensive than the purchased ones and you can organize them the way you like and not a manufacturers way

A tool box full of tools, but they are all jumbled up and hard to find anything. Well this year I finally did something about it.

Love the collection of 'Olde World' utensils....

rawideas: Kitchen Collection in Gray - bricolage (FleaingFrance.com)

How to Remove Rust From Old Tools: Spray with WD-40 & scrub with a Heavy Duty Scotch-Brite Pad. For heavily rusted metal use a rust remover like Rust Free.

How to Remove Rust From Old Tools

Tools get rusty. It& one of the things they do best. But they don& have to stay rusty. The DIY experts at Stack Exchange offer a few solutions to keep your tools gleaming clean.

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