DIY Tip of the Day: Using a Nut Splitter for Rusted Nuts. A nut splitter will crack any no-go nut without damaging the threads of the bolt or stem that it’s screwed onto. Just slip the ring over the nut and turn the tooth into the nut until it breaks. Find nut splitters (http://shout.lt/c5Hz) online or at tool stores.
Bench-Top Tool Storage Tip - Here's a smart way to keep a vise or small bench-top tool right at your fingertips without cluttering your workbench: Build this slide-in base and mount the vise or tool on it so the entire unit can slide back in upside down and out of the way. Countersink holes into the underside of the base so you can recess the mounting nuts and washers.