Handy Nail Assist Great for Gadget Geeks

Goods & Gadgets

I know many “gadget geeks” in my life and am often entertained by their zest for all things mechanical and functional.  Today’s “DIY Quick-Tip” is no exception, in fact, it is something I might soon find inside our own tool chest.  It is called the “nail assist”, a fail-safe nail guide gadget that allows the user to both control the angle and sure insertion of a nail without fear of bending it or the note of a sheer-pained wail after smashing an in-the-way-finger.

Photos courtesy of conceptpop.com.

I must admit, this feels a bit wimpy. The tried and true “needle-nose pliers” technique where you simply hold the nail up by the head and hammer from there seems…hmm…more legit. What do you think?

All photography by Skaie Knox, HomeJelly

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Written By Skaie Knox

Skaie Knox is a storyteller on a quest to provide sparkling content through copywriting, songwriting and video production. She is founder of HomeJelly, Ruggable.com's key copywriter, a published singer/songwriter (Fervor Records/ASCAP) and kid's book author (Big Bug Lunch!). For doable DIY video tutorials, subscribe to her HomeJelly YouTube channel (for link, click on my nose!).