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Steve Filak, Sr. and Steve Bamford review the "Hold and Fold" photo etch bending tool from The Small Shop  - a very handy tool that makes bending photoetch parts an extremely easy and accurate task indeed.
Steve Bamford has a Tools n Tips review of the Flex-I-File, which is a handy dandy tool for sanding the round contours of aircraft models. 
Steve Bamford has a Tools n Tips article on steel rulers and a cutting mat for cutting sheet plastic and masking tape.  .
Steve Bamford has a new Tools 'n' Tips article on the "Scratch Knife scriber" for re-scribing panel lines. 
Silver paint pen....great for adding paint chips to a  model. 

Using a Hole Punch to create realistic instrument panels by Wayne Bowman

Tools N Tips article on the X-Acto saw...handy little item.
Tools N Tips article on the Vernier Caliper...a 'must have' for scratchbuilders.
Dremel Mini-Mite my favourite tool by Steve Bamford
Drill Bits and a Pin Vise by Steve Bamford
Putty Knives....if you don't own any putty knives for applying filler...this little article might help you out.  by Steve Bamford
Vacuum Forming Tables 
Handy Clips to hold small parts during and after painting by Steve Bamford  
Alligator clips to hold parts for painting by Bud Link
Clips from an Electronics Store for holding small parts by Boris Krotkov
Cutting circles in masking tape with OLFA Compass Cutter by Steve Bamford

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Model holder for decalling by Will Hendriks  and Nigel Perren
Holding Parts for Airbrushing by John Kerr
"Finding a Blu-Tac  substitute in Europe" by Ricardo Verissimo
Keeping Decal Water Warm   by Steve Bamford
Amati Planet Working Bench by Barney Dunlevy
Fly Fishing Vises by Claud Pipkin
Olfa P-cutter blade change  

by Chris Aleong

 

"Hold and Fold" photo etch bending tool from The Small Shop
AZTEK / PAASCHE Airbrush Stand by Craig
Hold & Fold Mk. IV Photoetch Parts Workstation from The Small Shop by Steve Filak

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