We’ve covered a number of these “helping hands” jigs, but as far as I’m concerned, you can’t have too many, or too many “arms” on the ones you have. This one uses the Snap Flow/Loc-line hosing for the arms we’ve been seeing a lot of lately and magnetized bases so you can move them into different configurations.

Desk Squid – “Helping Hands” improved. – Link


  • Magnifying finger attachment – Link
  • Cool Tool: Third Hand – Link
  • 3 degrees of freedom positioner for soldering / gluing small parts – Link