DIY Metalworking is all about precision and passion to bring your favorite projects to life! But, in order to achieve quality and precision on your DIY metalworking you need to have some tools that are well built to deliver optimum results! There are a lot of Metal working tools that are well suited for different purposes. For your ease of choice, we are going to talk about the top 10 best DIY metalworking tools that you should add to your workshop to make your metalworking convenient and efficient like a pro.
Welding’s are the no.1 task in any metal DIY project but it’s also important to keep your eyes safe. That’s why you should have the Miller T94i, a high-performance Welding Helmet that improves your welding capability. Featuring ClearLight™ Lens Technology, it allows more colors of the visible light spectrum to come through the lens for natural and accurate tones to reduce eye fatigue. Thanks to its X- mode technology, this helmet electromagnetically senses the weld to eliminate sunlight interference and continuously detects the arc even if sensors are blocked. It comes in a well-balanced lightweight construction with four-point flexible headgears that provides a secure fit for ultimate comfort.
Engineered for rugged environments, its Design enhancements protect AD lenses from dust and moisture while the Aluminum heat shield reflects heat to keep the lens and the user cooler. Packed with a powerhouse battery it can run up to 1500hours non stop recharge!
Waterjet Cutters are like dream come true for any DIY lover. Get yourself acquainted with Wazer, the first desktop Waterjet Cutter that lets you do Professional-grade manufacturing on every workshop. Wazer works by combining sand-like abrasive particles with a high-pressure water stream. The mixture exits the nozzle and cuts through the workpiece, removing material through a micro-erosion process. This water jet cutter offers a 12” by 18” cutting area for you to work freely and can cut through a maximum 25mm thick materials without breaking a sweat. The Wazer works on normal tap water and its compact size allows you to use it on any workstation and bring your project to life! Oh! their software is user friendly and compatible with windows and mac OS.
CNC machines are at the heart of the manufacturing industry, now meet Honing age H312, the first desktop mill built with alloys in mind to provide accuracy, strength and repeatability to any project that provides customizable accuracy. Equipped with a custom spindle the Honing H312 comes with an ER 16 call it capable of accepting up to 3/8 shank tooling so you can take bigger cuts and finish products quicker conveniently. The Honing Age H312 comes to you ready to use with no additional hardware or assembly required. Its software is beginner friendly and is compatible with windows, MAC & Linux OS. The HONING H312 can cut anything. You’ll have no trouble cutting: hardwoods, acrylic, Delran, ABS and even stainless steels without any hiccup. Compact in size and plug and play makes the HONING H312 a great CNC mill to have on your DIY project without a doubt.
Get that perfect flat cut that you always desire with TRUMPF TruTool N 200, a high-performance cutter that makes your cutouts perfect every time. Equipped with a powerful motor the N 200 can cut trapezoidal sheets up to 3.34 in. deep and offers an impressive top cutting speed of 5.5 feet per minute to get your job done faster. Its hollow round punch provides maneuverability and enables the machine to turn on the spot.The tool can also be rotated through 360° in steps of 45°, without the need for additional tools. This machine offers tool less change, so that you can change dies and punches quickly and without needing additional tools to make your work efficient.
The TruTool N 200 fits comfortably in your hand with its weight of 4 lbs. and offers an optimal grip so that you can work with ultimate comfort!
Remember when power tools were actually powerful? WEN’s 10-inch swing, variable speed drill press with laser centering device, is a real powerhouse for your DIY projects. Equipped with a powerful 4.5AMP induction motor it lets you drill up to 1/2-inch hole into heavy duty cast iron with ease to make your work efficient. Mechanical variable speed allows you to target in the exact RPM (from 530 to 3100) with the simple turn of a lever while the digital LED readout displays the current speed while maximizing accuracy. The WEN 10-inch Variable Speed Drill Press is constructed with a rigid frame consisting of a cast iron head, table, and base. Its powerful induction motor features ball bearings for an extended life and smooth performance.
The worktable bevels 45° left and right for perfectly precise and consistent angles. Its Slotted table allows for mounting clamps and vises, while the X-pattern laser locks-on to your drill points saving on guesswork and sparing expensive materials.
An adjustable wrench is a great thing to have with you on any DIY project, that’s why you should have the Bionic Grip, a unique hand tool that brings together the best features of a pair of pliers and an adjustable wrench to make your work efficient. It comes with a patented bionic gripping technology distributes gripping forces over a larger work surface compared to the jaws of conventional Pliers to provide you advantage. The interlock mechanism converts torque load into an intelligent locking feature. The multi-jaw grip minimizes distortion under load and is even great for softer materials, such as plastic, copper and brass.
This tool offers No tricky knobs or adjustments and fully adjustable with a one-handed squeeze so that you can Save time with efficient ratcheting by releasing, then re-gripping the object. The bionic grip wrench incorporates universal design features with enhanced ergonomics. The soft, double-thickness, cushioned handles fit large and small hands, even with universal orientation, so our tool works in either hand in any position.