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    Started by Jon, May 14, 2020 01:06 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Moved: coffee filter retainer

    Started by Frank S, Nov 25, 2019 01:27 AM
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  2. Seeking Heat Treat oven input

    Started by hemmjo, Nov 16, 2019 07:14 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    Nov 25, 2019, 06:33 PM Go to last post
  3. Sliding Vise | Making Mini Drill Vise

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Nov 25, 2019 04:47 AM
    drill vise;, quick vise
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,282
    Nov 25, 2019, 12:26 PM Go to last post
  4. Open Source 3-D Printed Nutating Mixer

    Started by MOST, Nov 15, 2019 09:41 PM
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    Nov 25, 2019, 08:39 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,773
    Nov 25, 2019, 03:34 AM Go to last post
  5. Homemade Amazing Tool

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Nov 22, 2019 02:21 AM
    angle grinder hack
    • Replies: 4
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    Nov 24, 2019, 09:11 PM Go to last post
  6. Turning a Tactical Pen on a Bench Top Mini Lathe

    Started by Making Stuff, Nov 18, 2019 11:52 AM
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    Nov 24, 2019, 07:55 PM Go to last post
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    Nov 24, 2019, 06:22 PM Go to last post
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    Nov 24, 2019, 06:17 PM Go to last post
  7. Pipe roller / positioner

    Started by bobs409, Nov 24, 2019 05:12 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Nov 24, 2019, 06:12 PM Go to last post
  8. V block clamping pads

    Started by bobs409, Nov 24, 2019 05:08 PM
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    Nov 24, 2019, 06:08 PM Go to last post
  9. Homemade Power Hacksaw

    Started by buddyman100, Nov 24, 2019 01:08 PM
    diy hacksaw, hacksaw, homemade hacksaw, homemade power hacksaw, power hacksaw
    • Replies: 1
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    Nov 24, 2019, 02:19 PM Go to last post
  10. ER32 Collet Back Plate - Part 3 of 3

    Started by MachineNZ, Nov 24, 2019 11:08 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    Nov 24, 2019, 02:13 PM Go to last post
  11. Coiling A Hose By Walking In A Straight Line

    Started by rgsparber, Nov 11, 2019 04:40 PM
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    irrigation
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    Nov 24, 2019, 08:57 AM Go to last post
  12. ER32 Collet Back Plate - Part 2 of 3

    Started by MachineNZ, Nov 24, 2019 02:46 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 738
    Nov 24, 2019, 08:31 AM Go to last post
  13. Homemade Sheet Metal Bending Tool

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Nov 16, 2019 07:01 AM
    sheet metal bender brake
    • Replies: 3
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    Nov 24, 2019, 06:29 AM Go to last post
  14. ER32 Collet Back Plate - Part 1 of 3

    Started by MachineNZ, Nov 24, 2019 01:11 AM
    • Replies: 0
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    Nov 24, 2019, 01:11 AM Go to last post
  15. Fibre Cement shear mod (waste deflector)

    Started by Keith William Knull, Nov 23, 2019 06:33 PM
    deflector, fibre cement, hardie, shear
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    Nov 24, 2019, 12:05 AM Go to last post
  16. Moved: New build for the Marble Machine

    Started by Michael Paley, Nov 23, 2019 04:46 AM
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