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Hand, may be powered

  • Ax [r]: Add brief definition or description
  • Drill (tool) [r]: A tool for making holes in solid material, usually by rotating a replaceable cutter, called a bit, against the work [e]
  • Hammer (tool) [r]: A muscle-, motor-, or explosive-powered tool for applying one or more impacts to an object; the object can be another tool or can be material to be directly manipulated [e]
  • Pliers [r]: Add brief definition or description
  • Screwdriver (tool) [r]: A tool used to apply rotational force to the heads of screws, to insert them or remove them from the hole that receives the screw [e]
  • Saw [r]: A tool for cutting lines or planes in material, using an abrasive surface, perhaps shaped into mechanical teeth adapted for a specific application [e]
  • Wrench (tool) [r]: A fastening tool used to tighten or loosen threaded fasteners, with one end that makes firm contact with flat surfaces of the fastener, and the other end providing a means of applying force [e]

Power, hand or bench

Bench and stationary tools

Mobile heavy equipment

  • Backhoe [r]: A piece of heavy construction equipment consisting of a combined shovel and bucket at the end of a powered, hinged boom; in use, the operator scoops earth or other material with the bucket, then draws it to the power source at the other end of the boom [e]
  • Bulldozer [r]: A piece of construction equipment, with military applications, characterized by a movable blade for pushing earth or debris on the front of a tracked vehicle with great traction and power [e]
  • Front-end loader [r]: Add brief definition or description

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