A Complete Guide to Rotary Tool Accessories

Rotary tool accessories vary in sizes, shape, and design. Accessories help us complete various tasks like cutting, sanding, polishing, and grinding with precision and accuracy. They include bits and attachments among other assorted accessories.

In this rotary tool accessory guide, I will help you understand these accessories, their applications, and offer some tips on how to best put them to use.

Click on the following links to go directly to types of rotary tool accessories and attachments:

Rotary Tool Attachments

Rotary Tool Bits

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How to Calibrate Your Rotary Laser Levels?

Purchasing your own rotary laser level is always a good idea. But, purchasing is not enough, if you don’t know how to properly utilize it.

Though the newly bought laser level derives with default calibration, it will be really wise to know how to calibrate a rotary laser level in case of any discrepancy in the default calibration.

Sometimes, it’s advisable to check and recalibrate the rotary laser level often for the accurate result while using the tool.

How to Calibrate a Rotary Laser Level
Johnson 99-006K Self-Leveling Rotary Laser System

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7 Surefire Steps of Choosing the Best Rotary Tool

Choosing the best rotary tool is an activity that even professional and hobbyist builders find challenging.

With hundreds of these tools in the market, selecting the most expensive tool, or buying those with most accessories, or opting for a branded one will not always guarantee a good purchase.

The trick is to choose a tool that suits your need and not just an expensively priced, branded tool that will end up lying useless in your workshop.

What Is A Rotary Tool?

Rotary Tool Kit
Rotary Tool Kit – source: dremel.com

A rotary tool is a handheld power tool with a rotary tip that accepts a myriad of attachments.

The tool comes in a compact size that makes it light and efficient when put into use. Its high speed and versatility have rendered it a great alternative to large, bulky power tools.

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Step-by-step guide to painting circles and dots on walls

Do you want to give the walls of your home some fun zip and decorative touches but can’t seem to get the ideal wallpaper or decals to match your budget, style, and colors?

The good news is that you can DIY your wall decors with polka dots of any size.

How to Paint Circles on Walls?

Painting circles and dots on the walls can seem to be an easy DIY choice of decoration, but you cannot carry out this task successfully and accurately without having the right tools and knowledge.

If you are looking for the right information on how to customize your blank walls with polka dots to spruce up the look and feel of your home, you are in the right place.

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15 Easy Bathroom Renovation Ideas For DIY

Nowadays, people tend to spend a lot of money to renovate or upgrade an old bathroom to make it looks perfect and more efficient.

While renovating an old bathroom can be a good move to spruce up your home, spending a fortune (about $30,000+) to get yourself a luxurious bathroom might be light years away from what you can afford.

Easy Bathroom Renovation Ideas For DIYers

A full upgrade and renovation cost can be as high as $40,000 while an average bathroom renovation cost may run up to $20,000; this is still a high cost isn’t it?

Here is the good news.

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Best Tools to Cut Drywall – The Ultimate Guide 2018

Making outlet holes and cuts on drywall require some skills and the right cutting tool. The same case applies when cutting drywall panels during a home building or renovation exercise.

I have compiled the best drywall cutting tools and a detailed guide on how to cut drywall using each of them.

Best Drywall Cutting Tools - How To Cut Drywall

Below are the best tools to cut drywall:

  1. Drywall Cutting Knife
  2. Jab Saw (Drywall Cutting Saw)
  3. Drywall Cut-Out Rotary Tool
  4. Oscillating Multi-Tool
  5. Rotary Cutting Tool
  6. Reciprocating Saw
  7. Circular Saw
  8. A Drill With A Hole Saw Cutter

Click on the red link to go directly to the tool reviews.

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How To Use A Clamp Meter?

So, you have met the clamp meter, the superstar of all multimeters that everyone’s talking about?

And are now looking for a guide that will help you use it properly to measure AC and DC amps?

You want to own it, but it makes sense to first see how the thing works, right?

Well, you have come to the right place. This is the ultimate guide on how to use a clamp meter, structured keeping first-time users and beginners in mind.

How to Use Clamp Meter?

Learning how to operate a clamp meter is easy and straightforward. You are already halfway there if you know how to operate a general-purpose multimeter.

But, it is important to know the slight differences between them, which will help you make informed decisions while testing and troubleshooting.

A professional technician knows both how a clamp meter works and how best to use it in a work environment.

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30 Easy DIY Projects That You Can Do with A Rotary Tool (Part 2)

This is the second article in our series “30 Easy DIY Projects That You Can Do with a Rotary Tool”.

In the previous article that you can read here, we have introduced 15 projects that take advantages of a rotary tool and its rotary cutting accessories, sanding and engraving accessories.

Here in this article, we’re going through 15 more projects that surely amaze you with the versatility of a rotary tool and make your life easily.

Now, let’s start!

16 – Remove Grout With a Rotary Tool

Grout removal is one of the handier uses of a rotary tool.

I specifically bought my rotary tool for a grout removal exercise when remodeling my bathroom floor. Whereas I use it for tens of other projects, I have used it severally for grout removal around my home.

It works faster and perfectly compared to other alternatives!

Remove Grout with a Rotary Tool

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