Instructables: exploring - workshop - tools - screwdriver Sun, 29 Nov 2015 04:44:30 PST BLOX v1.01 Countersink From Screwdriver Bit
Countersink From Screwdriver Bit - More DIY How To Projects]]> Tom Howbridge Using an old driver bit I made a counter sink by cutting of the ends and grinding a blunt point on one end, then I filed a flute along the ground edge, I used a cheap bit as its a lot easier to work with and sharpen but a good quality bit may hold a better edge.I found it worked really well with an ...
By: Tom Howbridge

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Fri, 20 Nov 2015 07:29:34 PST
cheap motor-operated screw driver
cheap motor-operated screw driver - More DIY How To Projects]]> AnandR3 A cheap motor operated cordless screw driver set. Things requiredGeared motor 30RPM-60RPMScrew Driver set9Volts BatterycablesSoldering gunglue gunPin to arrest the slip between motor and screwdriver9V Battery terminals Rework on the screw driver On the gripping side drill a hole to insert the mot...
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 19:35:14 PDT
Free Custom Screwdriver in Under Two Minutes
Free Custom Screwdriver in Under Two Minutes - More DIY How To Projects]]> deluges Hey everyone, in this I'ble we'll be making a custom screwdriver from a plastic fork and a lighter in less than two minutes!This design works better for tiny screws that are not too tight, and I wouldn't use it to tighten my bike's brakes, but it may well spare you a couple bucks and a trip to the h...
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 11:19:44 PDT
Cordless screwdriver adapter hack
Cordless screwdriver adapter hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> amit_sci So I have a cordless screwdriver and lots of "many in one" screwdriver kits. While the kit is great, the stock bits are a bit too large for most electronics projects. I've always wanted an adapter to allow me to use the 3mm bits from the kits with the cordless screwdriver. The kits are really cheap,...
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 19:00:14 PDT
Mjölnir Multi-2-lölnir-Multi2tool/
Mjölnir Multi-2-l - More DIY How To Projects]]> bricobart I've always been a fan of wearable tools. Useful design. Wear it & use it - that kind of spirit.For example. Why wearing a pendant just because it's 'nice'? Or 'cool'? Or 'awesome'? Too bad, no? Same reflection about bracelets. Why wearing a bracelet just because it makes your fore-arms look more ma...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 12:58:18 PDT
Scwrench - More DIY How To Projects]]> mitko300589 You can never be too equipped for the everyday tasks that come up unexpected.So what's to do about it?Wear a pack of tools around or get a expansive multitool?No, now you can print a simple and stylish tool for your pocket.It can also be customised to bear your logo.
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 06:06:33 PDT
Easy Screwdriver Upgrade
Easy Screwdriver Upgrade - More DIY How To Projects]]> theskashow Have you ever groped around in your toolbox for what feels like days, pulling out Phillips after Phillips when all you need is one decent flat-head screwdriver? Do you find yourself putting screws deep in sockets that you can't see, not sure whether you're actually turning the screw or just strippin...
By: theskashow

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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 19:14:15 PDT
Bit Magazine for a Blue Drill
Bit Magazine for a Blue Drill - More DIY How To Projects]]> dowdymp Raise your hand if you've ever worked on a project OUTSIDE of your cozy warm shop, where everything is neatly tucked away where it out to be and everything is sunshine, sparkles, and generally right with the world. Now raise your other hand if, whilst venturing stalwartly out in the darkness of FiEl...
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 04:57:45 PST
Turn a Mint Tin Into a Belt Holster for Screwdrivers
Turn a Mint Tin Into a Belt Holster for Screwdrivers - More DIY How To Projects]]> M3G It seems like the moment you put down a screwdriver it disappears. You put it beside whatever you're working on, switch tools, and two minutes later when you need to switch back the screwdriver has jumped through a portal to another dimension. I hate misplacing tools, so I decided to come up with a ...
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Tue, 3 Mar 2015 07:20:51 PST
Wooded handle for flip-slop screwdriver
Wooded handle for flip-slop screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> manifestloveny A lot of people have seen the types of screwdrivers where you can take out the metal bit and you have a philips head on one end and a flat head on the other. This is neat idea, however, you're bound to lose one of those pieces. Can you tell which piece I lost?Here's a neat little way to make a handl...
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Sat, 28 Feb 2015 06:04:15 PST
DIY Security Screwdriver
DIY Security Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> schildress4 Have you ever had something break then when you goto fix it the fasteners are a 3-way security bit then I will teach you how to make your own security screwdriver. Materials All you will need for this project is a old worn out 4-way screwdriver and a dremel with a cutting wheel Grinding All yo...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 10:48:15 PST
Emergency Sugru Screwdriver
Emergency Sugru Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> atxhackerspace Making Do .. an Emergency ScrewdriverSometimes, like Dr. Who, you're stuck and all you need in the world is a screwdriver. Now, I might not be able to help you make a sonic screwdriver, but... with Sugru, and a spare bit, you can make a pretty good compact screwdriver!A wonderful property of angula...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 12:24:38 PST
Coffee Break Tool Kit and perfect for your car cup holder
Coffee Break Tool Kit and perfect for your car cup holder - More DIY How To Projects]]> jeffbuffington23 I was inspired to create this Instructable from this project. Mini Tool KitI have an addiction to buying multi-tools every time I'm at the store, but they always ended up scattered in the house buried in drawers. I got one of the novelty bucket organizers as a gift. They were for putting on a coffee...
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Fri, 26 Sep 2014 23:04:19 PDT
The Ultimate Hammer (Hammer + Screwdriver, Bottle Opener, Nail Holder, and Ruler)
The Ultimate Hammer (Hammer + Screwdriver, Bottle Opener, Nail Holder, and Ruler) - More DIY How To Projects]]> M3G I recently stumbled upon this instructable, and it got me thinking; what else could be done to improve the humble hammer? I had some ideas in the back of my mind, and when I saw the Hand Tools Only Contest I decided to stop procrastinating and get to work. After all, what better entry for a contest ...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 08:24:06 PDT
Attaching Magnetic Bit Adaptor to Screwdriver savvas_papasavva In this video I attached a 6mm / 1/4" magnetic bit holder to the end of a damaged vintage screwdriver using two part epoxy.  I am a big fan of the handle shape of these red / blue Stanley screwdrivers and have been slowly collecting a set.  While amassing, I sometimes find damaged and unusable examp...
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Fri, 6 Sep 2013 02:23:35 PDT
DIY Screwdriver Light
DIY Screwdriver Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> bigpurple Today, we are is going to be making a DIY screwdriver light. Since Father's Day is coming up I wanted to make something for my dad, so I chose to make the tool he uses most, the screwdriver and make it better. Step 1: Items Items you need: Wire Cutters, Long screwdriver, Small Flashlight, Pliers,...
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Wed, 12 Jun 2013 17:31:08 PDT
The Laser Screwdriver
The Laser Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> SparkIndustries As a maker you always need screwdrivers. They're handy but become boring after a while :). So I decided to make a tool handle which looks galactical cool and is also handy. The Laser screwdriver is the result. As this is my first instructable i would be very happy if you leave a comment. (so i can ...
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Wed, 5 Jun 2013 09:17:46 PDT
Quick Screwdriver Identification
Quick Screwdriver Identification - More DIY How To Projects]]> bfk This is something I should have thought of years ago... After we were married, my wife bought me a set of Husky screwdrivers.  The flat blades had red handles and the philips had black.  For many, many years, like any red-blooded guy, I've never thrown away a screwdriver.  I have dozens of each type...
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Wed, 20 Mar 2013 21:47:58 PDT
Refit cordless screwdriver with dead battery
Refit cordless screwdriver with dead battery - More DIY How To Projects]]> oakironworker Had a 9v screwdriver that would no longer take a charge. Was going to rebuild battery pack but it was custom fit for the handle (pita to replicate). I had a bunch  of RC car batteries left over from days gone by so I put the two together. From two things I had no use for sprung forth a handy tool. T...
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Tue, 25 Dec 2012 19:16:28 PST
Bullet Shell Screwdriver
Bullet Shell Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> theslingshotkid For this simple instructable, I take an empty bullet shell an turn it until a very useful pocket tool. Supplies The first thing you're going to need to do is gather you supplies. You will need epoxy, an empty bullet shell, a philips head screw driver drill bit.  Mix the epoxy Mix the epoxy wit...
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Wed, 19 Dec 2012 16:59:05 PST
Hand drill using a screwdriver
Hand drill using a screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> matt392 How to make a simple, inexpensive hand drill with a screwdriver.  The reasons someone might want to build a hand drill are: 1.  Cannot afford a cordless or corded drill, but still need to drill holes and build things. 2.  Need to drill quietly because of roommates, sleeping spouse, etc. 3.  Necessar...
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Thu, 22 Nov 2012 21:57:40 PST
Thumb Screwdriver. Quick and effective
Thumb Screwdriver. Quick and effective - More DIY How To Projects]]> martinbolton I was working on my alternator on my old mercedes, and needed to remove 2 screws to swop out the voltage regulator. The guy at the auto spares shop said I could change the component without having to remove the alternator. This was good news, until I was under the bonnet and misjudged that the exhau...
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Tue, 30 Oct 2012 14:11:02 PDT
KeyScrew Chain
KeyScrew Chain - More DIY How To Projects]]> adrianvelazquez A simple solution for carrying screwdrivers with you on-the-go for whatever needs may arise.  Easy and quick to make, you'll never leave the house without a screwdriver ever again. Materials You will need: 1 keychain of your choice (ideally your main set of keys) 1 phillips screwdriver bit 1 slo...
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Wed, 8 Aug 2012 16:20:45 PDT
Tiny Screwdriver
Tiny Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> ThatKnottyguy Ever needed a mini screwdriver? No? Me either! But It was fun to make! If you are intrigued, read on! Materials What you will need Wooden dowel- your choice of size Sandpaper 18 Gauge wire Hammer Anvil -or- as I use, a mallet Drill with small bit Hot Glue gun Saw ...
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Sun, 13 May 2012 09:54:19 PDT
Kobalt screwdriver upgrade with Sugru
Kobalt screwdriver upgrade with Sugru - More DIY How To Projects]]> dustinbikes In this instructable I will be showing you all how to upgrade the crappy grip on an otherwise awesome little screwdriver. The friendly people at Kobalt make this nice little precision screwdriver that has 8 different tips that store in the handle. The only problem is that the little rubber grip is ...
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Sat, 7 Jan 2012 21:46:00 PST
An Improvement to a Dremel Tool
An Improvement to a Dremel Tool - More DIY How To Projects]]> Phil B The cutoff wheel is one of my favorite tools for use on a Dremel. But, the little discs do not last long when cutting on a piece of sheet metal and frequently need to be changed. That means I need to have a screwdriver at hand to remove the small screw that holds the disc in place, and to tighten th...
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Fri, 25 Nov 2011 09:08:04 PST
Micro Screwdriver Handle
Micro Screwdriver Handle - More DIY How To Projects]]> VentingIntrovert I’ve recently been working on a project that required me to use my micro screwdriver set. A common problem with this set was the inability to generate enough torque to remove the screws by hand. As a result I would often use a pair of pliers to generate more torque, occasionally damaging the screw...
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Thu, 17 Nov 2011 21:34:01 PST
What A Tool Kit Must Consist Of?
What A Tool Kit Must Consist Of? - More DIY How To Projects]]> howtowithmanish Hi.  Please Rate this Instructable and follow me for more cool step by step guides. Made By Manish Kumar So today I bought my own tool box, and I came up with the idea of making my own tool kit. Quite often, people come across the question about what a tool kit must consist of? Well today is your...
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Sun, 25 Sep 2011 08:57:45 PDT
Tiny Phillips Screwdriver
Tiny Phillips Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> BPACH I needed a tiny Phillips screwdriver to take apart a servo to make a useless machine. The smallest one I had wouldn't even come close to fitting it. I didn't want to have to stop working to go to the store so I looked through what I had on hand. I found an aluminum pop rivet that was just about the...

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Sun, 22 May 2011 11:40:59 PDT
Keyboard Screwdriver rack!
Keyboard Screwdriver rack! - More DIY How To Projects]]> hafsteinn Alright...for my first instructable I shall build a screwdriver and screw rack using only a keyboard (and a very few other comonents). The beginning First of all you must find a filthy old keyboard. Next you shall rip all the buttons off, open the keyboard and remove it's intestines. Marking...
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Fri, 4 Mar 2011 09:30:58 PST
Fire iron
Fire iron - More DIY How To Projects]]> makendo Sugru is a moldable silicone that's an all-in-one putty/glue/rubber/modeling clay for repair jobs. If you're not careful, whatever you fix with it will look like you've done so with bubblegum, right down to showing your fingerprints, but to be fair, they do say "hack things better", not "make your s...
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Sat, 9 Oct 2010 20:41:01 PDT
Demagnetizing a screwdriver
Demagnetizing a screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> IncrediblyCondensedBlackMatter these days, tool companies have found that a lot of people like the handiness of magnetized screwdrivers, so its sometimes hard to find a good set that isnt magnetized. but for some things, such as replacing sensitive electronics like hard drives, its necessary to have a completely demagnetized scre...
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Sun, 1 Aug 2010 15:36:48 PDT
Screwdriver Flashlight
Screwdriver Flashlight - More DIY How To Projects]]> plugable Everyone who is reading this now had been troubles with the holes where the screws are. Maybe the illumination is bad or might both of your hands are holding something. But whatever happens you can´t take a light or a torch. This project will support you on those moments of desesperation. Keep on r...
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Sat, 31 Jul 2010 08:05:41 PDT
How to make Torx screwdrivers or Allen keys
How to make Torx screwdrivers or Allen keys - More DIY How To Projects]]> aerodude Especially when taking stuff apart, you often come across screws that you just don't have the right driver for at hand. You could always borrow/buy/order a proper tool somewhere, but that takes time and possibly money. When those two are not available in sufficient quantities (or you're just impatie...
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Fri, 30 Apr 2010 14:24:26 PDT
Power Drill on Steroids - huge UPS battery transplant
Power Drill on Steroids - huge UPS battery transplant - More DIY How To Projects]]> pashanoid Replacing a dead original battery with a huge power cell from a computer UPS (Uninterrupted Power Supply uning) This instructable was inspired by this one by ikssk, except I didn't want to buy a whole bunch of new cells. Instead I used a BIGGER battery from an Uninterrupted Power Supply unit that ...
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Tue, 1 Dec 2009 10:17:45 PST
Yankee Screwdriver Maintenance
Yankee Screwdriver Maintenance - More DIY How To Projects]]> garooob Yankee Screwdriver cleaning and repairIntroaThe Yankee screwdriver, as it is most commonly known, is my favorite tool. I wanted to write this because instructions on how to clean or even disassemble one of these are hard to find in anything other than bits and pieces online. In books? Maybe, but....
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Sat, 30 May 2009 21:00:05 PDT
When a Phillips is not a Phillips!
When a Phillips is not a Phillips! - More DIY How To Projects]]> arcticpenguin Cross-head, Cross-Point, Cruciform, Square Drive Screws and Drivers These screw types have a "+" shaped recess on the head and are driven by a cross-head screwdriver, designed originally for use with mass-production mechanical screwing machines. There are a few other recessed drive screws presente...
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Mon, 29 Dec 2008 17:59:13 PST
How to make an Ice pick
How to make an Ice pick - More DIY How To Projects]]> amakerguy If you do not have an ice pick to pick ice than you can make one. It is really easy and takes no time at all. Get the stuff All you need is love (no not really) you need: A phillips screwdriver. And a dremel tool with a griding wheel. Be sure to wear safety glasses! Start griding its really...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2008 09:57:51 PST
Screwdriver with triangular head
Screwdriver with triangular head - More DIY How To Projects]]> Lithium Rain Arrrgh...those silly little toys you get from McDonalds and such places have screws with triangular heads. It's fun to take them apart, but not when you have to literally saw through the plastic, like I used to. This was time consuming, slightly dangerous, and often ruined the cool bits inside that ...
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Tue, 25 Nov 2008 11:29:11 PST
The One-Minute Screwdriver
The One-Minute Screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> Flapjack9000 Have you ever done a diy project, and forgot that very special tool, or lost the screwdriver, flat or Phillips head? Then this is the project for you! It only takes 1 minute of your time (or less!) and makes a useful backup screwdriver if you ever need one. The Parts What you will need (left to r...
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Fri, 4 Apr 2008 13:59:33 PDT
The Only Screwdriver Pen EVER!!!!
The Only Screwdriver Pen EVER!!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> M5R A normal looking, pen with a twist, this is a Screwdriver pen, I know it is not the best looking , but it is descrete, cool, unnoticable and handy in one of those situations. Take a look... Equipment One comfort touch pens One grip for a pen, just take it off another pen!:P One 5mm or 6mm drill b...
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Fri, 28 Mar 2008 11:18:57 PDT
Optionally magnetic screwdriver
Optionally magnetic screwdriver - More DIY How To Projects]]> LarrySDonald Kind of more of an idea then a complex instruction but one that hadn't hit me before and made me go "Why didn't I do this before"? Magnetic screwdrivers are very handy for keeping screws, especially those so small they are barely visible, stuck to the screwdriver. However, also very unhandy around ...
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Tue, 27 Mar 2007 10:40:41 PDT
Enhance the functionality of many screwdrivers.
Enhance the functionality of many screwdrivers. - More DIY How To Projects]]> yawfle Most of the phillips (or "crosspoint") screwdrivers that I've come across have tip geometry that can be improved a great deal with a little grinding. The simple process shown here probably delivers the most improvement for the least effort, in the largest number of cases... it consists of slightly s...
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Fri, 17 Feb 2006 16:55:19 PST