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DIY Tools & Techniques Videos

I have been recording DIY Tools & Techniques episodes with my ATI All-In-Wonder Radeon video card and saving them on my file server.  I’ve listed all of the show’s episodes below, by season.  The links take you to the appropriate show page on the Do It Yourself (DIY) Network site.

Note that most episodes are called “... and More!”.  For the sake of readability I have dropped that from the episode names below. In addition, each episode has several other topics, so I’ve listed each of these below the episode name.

Season 1

Season 2

Season 3

Season 1

DIT-101

DIT-102

DIT-103

DIT-104

DIT-105

DIT-106

DIT-107

DIT-108

Scroll Saw

Wrenches, glue removal

 

Air Nailer

Cutting rosettes, wood glue, scrapers

Drilling

Paint sprayers, drywall, ratchet

 

Routers

Router tables, prying, plumb bob

Rivets

Dust collection, adhesive, vacuum hold down

Soldering

Air compressors, hand saws

Pneumatic Tools

Wallpaper tools, vacuum screen ramp, ultrasonic

Band Saw

Versa Saw

 

DIT-109

DIT-110

DIT-111

DIT-112

DIT-113

DIT-114

DIT-115

DIT-116

Grinders

Removing paint, sandpaper, staplers

Lathes

Sawhorses, glue guns, angled drill adapter

Miter Saws

Miter boxes, portable miter table

Work Lights

Repairing tenons and drills, chisel / rasp

Saw Blades

Hand powered cutting tools, repairing wallboard

Scrapers

Thickness planers, locks, pipe finders

Torque Driver

Radial arm saws, nuts and bolts, wood burning tools

Clamps

Ladders, edge gluing clamps

DIT-117

DIT-118

DIT-119

DIT-120

DIT-121

DIT-122

DIT-123

DIT-124

Hammers

Mini lathes, hiding nails

Drill Bits

Wet / dry vacs, measuring tips, project calculators

Chisels

Trim routers, wheelbarrows, cordless air pump

Sanders

Awls, cutting small parts on table saw, tool identication

Clamp Basics

Cutting curves with routers, brazing, extra hand clamps

Jointers

Measuring tools, rod threading

Biscuit Joiners

Table saws, cutting octagons, circuit breakers locator

Router Bits

Spherical dishing on table saw, lanterns, retractable saw

DIT-125

DIT-126

DIT-127

DIT-128

DIT-129

DIT-130

DIT-131

DIT-132

Specialty Sanders

Paint brushes and rollers, butt joints

Generators

Craft knives, hand planers, power outlets

Hand Trucks

Jointer adjustments, post removers

Drywall Tools

Drill presses, air nailers, cool drill

Circular Saws

Lathe techniques, finishing drywall, lighted screwdriver

Bench Grinder

Venturi dust collector, camping tools, credit card toolkit

Reciprocating Saws

Uniform hole spacing on drill press, tile cutting

Router Jigs

Chemical paint removal, cool magnets

DIT-133

DIT-134

DIT-135

DIT-136

DIT-137

DIT-138

DIT-139

DIT-140

Vises

Circular saws, wrenches, universal sockets

Tool Storage

Miter / radial arm saw, sanding jigs, flexible shaft screwdriver

Home Made Tools

Jigsaws, edge trimmers, garden tools

Shop Multi Tool

Fire safety, countersinking, hook driver

Rotary Tools

Handheld saws, levels

Vacuum Press

Tabletop disassembly jig, keyed chuck adapter

Scroll Saw Vacuum

Fluted panels on a table saw, plywood carrying handle, putty remover

Fiber Optic Scope

Panel saw, faux raised panels, torque wrenches

DIT-141

DIT-142

DIT-143

DIT-144

DIT-145

DIT-146

DIT-147

DIT-148

Hinges

Moldings on radial arm saw, homemade clamps, belt buddy

Hedge Trimmers

Fence straddling jig, stock feeder, high-reaching pruner

Oscillating Multi Tool

Concrete, sanding, shop multi-tool

Rotary Tool Accessories

Hammers, drawer joints, laser levels

Sllliding Compound Miter Saw

Drawing angles and circles, butt joints, magnetic tape holster

Tube Rollers

Masonry, sorting pan and funnel, jointing with a circular saw

Files and Rasps

Circular saw crosscut jig, biscuit joiner, foot switches

Safety Equipment

Drill accessories, rototillers, scarecrow sprinkler

DIT-149

DIT-150

DIT-151

DIT-152

DIT-153

DIT-154

DIT-155

DIT-156

Spiral Cutting Tool

Screwdrivers, concrete tools, portable panel saw

Veneer Tools

Shaper for raised-panel doors, pusher for jointer, slope finder

Shop-Made Pull Saw

Veneering molding, caring for band saw, rafter templates

Metal Cutting Tools

Tape varieties, mini table saws, mini torches

Power Hand Planer

Drill press jigs, shave horse, extended screw gun

Leaf Blowers

Wet saw, tap and die, vacuum mulcher

Crescent Pipe Wrench

Metal brakes, filler compounds, repairing concrete

Rotating Laser

Mortiser basics, dovetails, staining

DIT-157

DIT-158

DIT-159

DIT-160

DIT-161

DIT-162

DIT-163

DIT-164

Sandblasters

Floor and edge sanders, wall mounting tips, hole saw drill attachment

Extension Cords

Sheet metal polishing tools, planing short stock, portable energy system

Finishing Machine

Adjusting a table saw, auto ramps and jacks, jumper cables

Air Filtration Systems

Caulking basics, shovels, center-finding tape measure

Calipers and Gauges

Kerfing with a power saw, surface prep, saw transformer

Bench Grinder

Shooting board, shop tips, 3-in-1 sander

Chain Saws

Shaper blades on a table saw, extended joints, caulk gun drill adapter

Drill Basics

Outfeed support, dado blades, extra-tooth wrench

DIT-165

Pressure Washers

Routing dado joints, portable band saw, protractor combo

Season 2

DIT-201

DIT-202

DIT-203

DIT-204

DIT-205

DIT-206

DIT-207

DIT-208

Table Saw and Viewer Jig

Zero-clearance throat plate, splined miter joints

Masonry

Masonry tools, mortar mixing, re-pointing joints, concrete mixer

Shapers and Cool Tools

Glue, rotary tool repair

Remote Switch and Antique Reproduction Tools

Edge jointing, maintaining cordless nailer

Taper Cuts

Prepping lumber on jointer, tool combo kits

Outdoor Tools

Push mowers, chainsaws, hedge trimmers, chipper / shredder

Circular Saws

Plexi circular saws, stile and rail bit set, magic molder creator

Raised Panels and Tool Manufacturing

Hammers and mallets, clamps, paint sprayer assembly

DIT-209

DIT-210

DIT-211

DIT-212

DIT-213

DIT-214

DIT-215

DIT-216

Table Saw Guard

Compressor and hose cart, avoiding snipe and tear-out, circle jig

Cutting, Shaping and Scraping

Cutting circles, shaper v. router, laminate, tile scraping

Shop Vacuum

Buying a shop vac, dust and fume masks, sanders

Metalworking

Mill drill, cutting and shaping sheet metal, blacksmithing

Bandsaw Maintenance

Rotary tool, router table, portable table jig

Drill Brushes and Floor Sander

Belt sander maintenance, biscuit joiners, hardwood floor refinishing

Narrow Rips

Pneumatic nailer maintenance, moisture meters, cool tools

Table Saw, Unconventional Tool Use

Dado stack, blade height gauge, old tools with new techniques

DIT-217

DIT-218

DIT-219

DIT-220

DIT-221

DIT-222

DIT-223

DIT-224

Router Bits

Adjusting band saws, cutting dovetails

Painting 101

Brushes, sprayers, power rollers, bucket lift

Planer Sharpening

Planer blades, hand planer, sharpening block sander

Hobby Tools Part 1

Scroll saw, wood burning, rotary tool / router, chainsaw

Router Technique

Bird’s mouth bit, pen barrels, rabbet joints, lumber stand

Bandsaw and Concrete Saw

Aftermarket guides, re-sawing tips

Drills

Cordless, cabinet for benchtop drill press, mini drill press

Sharpening and Stone Sculpting

Sharpening chisels,bits and air hammer, hammer drill

DIT-225

DIT-226

DIT-227

DIT-228

DIT-229

DIT-230

DIT-231

DIT-232

Dust Collection

Automatic blast gates, downdraft sanding table

Power Nailers and Jackhammers

Dovetail joints, measuring tools

Shop Solutions Part 1

Jigs, lasers, drawer slides, circular saw

 

Sandpaper and Bending Plywood

Mortise and tenon joint, willow art

Sanders and Joint Comparison

Loose tenon joint, flute cutting jig

Mobile Bases & Safety Equipment

Lathe basics, shop tips, pressure washers

Jigsaw and Planing

Thin materials, plywood grade comparison

Taper Cuts and Drill Bits

Creating pulleys, visiting a coppersmith

DIT-233

DIT-234

DIT-235

DIT-236

DIT-237

DIT-238

DIT-239

DIT-240

Polishing Tool, Miter Saw Stands

Metal polishing, radial arm saw technique, dowel sizing gauge

Bench Planes / Power Hand Planes

Wood stock comparison, sod cutter

Drywall Part 1

Tools and knives, mud comparison, taping joints

 

Table Saw Fences / Card Scraper

Gluing panels, glassblowing tools

Miter Saws / Wood Finishes

Wood filler and putty, choosing and applying stain, reusable sanding blocks

Sanding Stations / Pull Saws

Workbench comparison, safe scissor lift operation

Electrical Part 1

Electricity in the workshop, working with conduit, batteries and chargers, 2-line tester

Outfeed Support / Router Techniques

Angle jig, wood turning tools

DIT-241

DIT-242

DIT-243

DIT-244

DIT-245

DIT-246

DIT-247

DIT-248

Antique Planes / Drill Accessories

Sacrificial fence, cured jig for wood

Tools for Specialty Jobs

Roofing tools, carpet install tools, fastening tough jobs, powered drain snake

Router Bits / Bench Vises

Laminate trimmers

Pocket Holes / Cutting Tools

Sheet goods cart, furniture tools

Mortiser / Hearing Protection

Biscuit joiner

Shopsmith and Bobcat

Multi-tool, bench grinder, clamp rack

Air Compressor

Hammers, featherboard, nail puller

Metalworking Part 2

Welding basics, propane torch, cutting & bending flat bar stock, Sadie Wang

DIT-249

DIT-250

DIT-251

DIT-252

DIT-253

DIT-254

DIT-255

DIT-256

Wet Saw / Glass Cutters

Drill press multiple hole jig

Tool Storage / Spokeshaves

Wood milling, stump grinder

Antique Tools / Rasps and Files

Set-up block for crown molding

Shop Aprons / Router Bit Storage

Power sharpening, knives and swords

Plywood and Panel Tools

Planer / molder, using bendable plywood, casters, panel clamp

Outdoor Tools Part 2

Weed trimmers, tillers, chainsaw safety, lawn aerator

Safety Glasses / Laser Levels

Finger joints, cyclone dust collection

Lumber Rack / Push Sticks

Keyhole router bit, Raku

DIT-257

DIT-258

DIT-259

DIT-260

DIT-261

DIT-262

DIT-263

DIT-264

Lathe Technique / Drilling Jig

Bandsaw auxiliar table, safety equipment, straight ball-drilling jig

Sanding Techniques / Yard Compactor

Plunge router

Details, Details

Choosing the right type of screw, mortising door hinges, cabinet catch, stacked router bit cutter

Router Comparison / Hand-Made Compass

Router pantograph, pottery and slab roller

Shop Solutions

Workshop space, shop heater, shop floor paints, adjustable height table saw fence

Avoiding Kickback / Choosing Chisels

Choosing circular blades, yard trencher

Mortise Techniques, Reciprocating Saws

Notched wood and metal splines, python cutter

Specialty Tools

Rebar cutter / bender, generators, bench polisher / buffer, brake lathe

DIT-265

Jointer Comparison / Sawhorse Table

Table saw as an edge jointer, drilling guide block with bushings

Season 3

DIT-301

DIT-302

DIT-303

DIT-304

DIT-305

DIT-306

DIT-307

DIT-308

Problem Solving in the Workshop

Sheet goods rack, half-lap joints, 3-in-1 tale saw, sanding jig

Accessorize Your Table Saw

Accessory rack, versatile outfeed table, miter fence extension, molding bits

Shop Technology

Impact driver, shop lights, laser plumb-bob, digital angle finder, batteries

Specialty Industrial Tools

Combi-hammers, extracting screws, caulk guns, foam dispenser

Shop Storage Solutions

Chisel storage, storage wall, sorting parts

Workbench and Accessories

Workbench accessories, grinder mounting, bench weights

Fine Finishes

Veneer tools, disguising fasteners, aluminum edge, bronze art

Cool Table Saw Cuts

Cove blade, false panel on drawer front, micro-adjust miter fence, utting drawer sides

DIT-309

DIT-310

DIT-311

DIT-312

DIT-313

DIT-314

DIT-315

DIT-316

Cutting Edge Innovations

Circular saw blade, utility knives, razors, wet jet, laser, spiral saw.

Radical Router Projects

Shelf bracket, clear sub-base, dadoes and grooves, electrical cord management.

Eastern Influence

Japanese planes, saws and measuring devices, pottery.

Correct Measuring

Miter gauges, installing electrical boxes

Pneumatic Tools

Nailers, riveters, abrasive tools, sewing machines

Handy Router Accessories

Router tables, bit storage, 3D carvings.

The Right Tool For The Job

Cordless vs. corded, women’s tool box, lasers.

Table Saw Technology

Precision rip fence, reducing kickback, hybrid saws, blade stop.

DIT-317

DIT-318

DIT-319

DIT-320

DIT-321

DIT-322

DIT-323

DIT-324

Make The Connection

Step dowels, knock-down fasteners, slip joints, industrial milling tools

Using a Lathe

Natural edge bowls, sharpening, face mask

Around The Yard

Lawn tractors, yard cleanup, log splitter, perfect lawns

Tips on Tools

Angle grinder, sanding, shop clothing, clamps.

Advanced Woodshop Techniques

Plywood crosscut, marquetry, quartersawing

Terrific Router Techniques

Stopped cuts, matching molding, enlarging holes, coped miters

Specialty Cutting Tools

Pattern routing, dovetail joints, wetsaw tile cutting

Tools to Get You Moving

Winch hoist, rolling carts, stock feeder

DIT-325

DIT-326

DIT-327

DIT-328

DIT-329

DIT-330

DIT-331

DIT-332

Tool Maintenance

Cleaning spray guns and pneumatic nailers, sanding station, new handles

Traditional Tools

Hand brace and bit, auto tools in the wood shop, winding sticks

Shop Storage Ideas

Storage rack, plastic bins, organizers,  wall braces

Shop Savvy

Miter saw work station, decorative rings, shop radio / charger

Table Saw Techniques

Cutting and ripping, cutting square, coves, safety gear, miter gauge

Time Savers

Infrared paint strippers, detail sander, miter clamp, sandpaper storage roll

Joinery

Butt joints, pegged tenon, wedged tenon, centering jig

Creative Techniques

Carving, bottle stoppers, sculpting spoons, bar stock inlay

DIT-333

DIT-334

DIT-335

DIT-336

DIT-337

DIT-338

DIT-339

Advanced Router Know-How

Maintanence, router tables

Tech-Savvy Tools

CNC router, stud finders

Solutions Underfoot

Shop flooring, hardwood floors, concrete finishing tools, lumber mill

Hand Tools

Wrenches, ratchets, tap & die sets, levels, making baseball bats

Table Saw Joints

Lock joint, blind dadoes, tenon jig, changing saw blades

Industrial Construction Tools

Worm-drive saw, demo drill, levelling laser, backlit signs

Routing Joints and Profiles

Tongue & groove, mortise & tenon, edge profiles, radius cutting jig