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Tibet Almond Stick Scratch Remover

As a remodeling contractor, I benefit greatly from a well-designed tool. One tool I especially like is the Tibet Almond Stick. I always have one in …

Amazon’s new Retro Zone store has all the vintage gaming deals and gifts you need

We’ve seen a number of trends emerge in 2017, but perhaps no niche has enjoyed as much love as retro gaming. The release of Nintendo’s SNES Classic console sparked the vintage vibes throughout the year, and retailers have taken notice.<p>Amazon just opened its <i>Retro Zone</i> store that is your one-stop …

Amazon creates new department dedicated to retro gaming

Face it. Retro gaming is a thing now. Nintendo has recently had great success re-releasing decades-old technology with the miniaturized NES and Super …

Breacher Bar

Everyone knows you shouldn’t use your knife as a pry bar… until now. The EOD Breacher Bar is made to soak up abuse. It is a multi tool in the most …

New documentary digs into the terrifying Mothman events of the '60s

If you've never watched <i>The Mothman Prophecies</i> (2002)<i>,</i> the psychological horror film starring Richard Gere, Laura Linney and Will Patton, put it …

Easel Pro Launches for Fast, Easy, Commercial CNC Project Making

Inventables, makers of the X-Carve and Carvey CNC router machines, has played a big part in helping drive hobbyist usage of CNC tools with the launch of their simple CAD/CAM web app Easel. Since the app’s launch in 2014, the company has watched its user base expand, and now reports that it has had …

Corrugated Cardboard Cutter

I bought this for my daughter as part of a cardboard builder’s kit I was assembling for Christmas (inspired by Mr. McGroovy’s rivets reviewed on this …

Mr. McGroovy’s Box Rivets

Cardboard fasteners<p>Cardboard is a wonderful building material. You can do far more with it than you might expect. Use it to make furniture, …

Make a Drill Press Sanding Drum Following Easy Techniques

<b>Hello Everybody,</b><p>2-3 weeks back my buddies helped me a fantastic birthday celebration present: a large, durable and effective drill press. The moment …

16 sequels you didn't know were coming in 2018

In addition to numerous remakes coming out next year, the movie industry is also churning out sequels to beloved classics (and some not so beloved classics). Whether it's an animated film starring classic arcade characters, a talking bear movie, or a "Harry Potter" related movie, all of these films …

6 Simple Tools Every DIYer Needs

Have you ever had to cook dinner at a friend's kitchen only to find out they don't even own a cutting board? Not only have I had that happen for me, …

X-Acto Basic Precision Knife Set

I was scouting out Amazon’s tool deals when I came across this X-Acto precision knife set, which is apparently currently on sale.It comes with 3 …

Mini Q

After a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign, the Mini Q is now available for purchase. The stylish accessory is both a key organizer and knife in …

Minimalism

How to (Safely) Age and Antique Hardware for Your Woodworking Projects

Let's face it: modern hardware leaves a lot to be desired. Sure, it's inexpensive and abundant, but visually, it looks...well, cheap. No character. …

Stretch Wrap

<i>[This is a Cool Tools Favorite from 2003 – MF]</i>The genius of this product is that it sticks to itself. You just roll it around the boxes or posters or …

Extreme Duck Tape

<i>[This is a Cool Tools Favorite from 2003 – MF]</i>As part of my ultra-lighting up of my backpacking gear, I stumbled across this cool repackaging of duck …

Marson HP-2 Hand Riveter

Pop rivets are an inexpensive, quick way to join sheets of material very securely (especially thin sheets like metal). Their downside is that rivets …

Daiso Dollar Tools

Who knew? Daiso, the Japanese dollar store, sells a small selection of new tools for $1.50 each. Yes, they are obviously not high quality, but for a …

Door Ease Lube Stick

Door Ease is a stick of wax for unsticking drawers. I inherited an old stick of it when I moved into a house. The previous owners left it behind. One …

Maker Update: Hakko CHP-170 Flush Cutter

This week on Maker Update, an enchanted talking tiki totem pole, my trip to OSH Park and Metrix Makerspace, a retro lightbox, and why you need flush …

Ridgid Brushless Circular Saw Review

I hope you’ve been reading along as I’ve spotlighted several of the circular saws that recently competed in our largest-ever circular saw shootout. I …

Blend door actuator or controller issue? | Chevy Tahoe Forum | GMC Yukon Forum | Tahoe Z71 | Cadillac Escalade

twbauer <i>TYF Newbie</i><p>Age:41<p>Posts:9<p>Likes Received:0<p>Joined:Aug 3, 2010<p>Name:Ted<p>OK guys... looking for a bit of help here. I have a 05 Yukon XL Denali. As …

Top 10 Best Space Travel Films Of All Time

Director Christopher Nolan’s epic space travel film <i>Interstellar</i> rockets into the box office this weekend looking to score a big domestic opening to put it on track for blockbuster territory. While the final weekend results are not yet certain, <i>Interstellar</i> has claimed about $20 million so far …

Best iPhone and iPad apps for May 2014

We've gathered up the bestest, freshest iPhone and iPad games and apps to hit the App Store in May for you guys. We've got five games, five apps, and …

Apps

10 Great Bands You've Never Heard

From Earl Sweatshirt to Divine Fits, the sounds of summer you need to have on your beach mix.<p>Not long after he took the stage Friday at the Gorge …

Our Favorite Photo Apps Of 2013

Alongside the powerful iPhone 5, and now the amazing iPhone 5S, iPhoneographers in 2013 have enjoyed some pretty rad photo apps. What follows is a completely subjective list of my favorite photo apps of the year. Some are in there because I use them and love them so much (I’m looking at <i>you</i>, …

The ten best albums of 2013 – readers choice

10. The Fall – Re-Mit<p>"Inventive, fun, and crept up on the listener in revealing its qualities. It was not a 'great first listen' album, its an album that repays perseverance - greatly." Jeremy<p>"The Fall continue to make great records, and Re-Mit is another great addition to the canon – makes the …

The Biggest Movie Doppelgangers Of 2013

Sometimes this effect is unintentional, like when an emerging movie star manages to have multiple films comes out the same year (see Melissa McCarthy below); other times, it's a result of executives switching studios and developing similar projects (like the infamous Disney and DreamWorks 1998 …