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  1. 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: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. Moved: Insulating my pole building

    Started by PB Machines, Dec 1, 2019 05:30 AM
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  2. Moved: Portable Bandsaw Base

    Started by Crusty, Nov 19, 2019 05:13 PM
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  3. Moved: Turning Matching External/Internal Tapers

    Started by rgsparber, Nov 28, 2019 06:11 AM
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  4. Question Headstock fatigue rupture prevention

    Started by Claudio HG, Nov 27, 2019 09:27 AM
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  5. BEARING PULLER HOMEMADE

    Started by mariost, Nov 29, 2019 02:06 PM
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  6. DIY Fishing worms collecting machine...

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Nov 26, 2019 11:19 AM
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  7. Now anyone can pull-start any engine !

    Started by brankif, Nov 26, 2019 01:23 PM
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  8. Vise bending dies.

    Started by Tuomas, Nov 28, 2019 09:21 AM
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  9. Moved: 5 inch shaper

    Started by threesixesinarow, Nov 27, 2019 09:55 AM
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  10. Stepper motor encoder cover

    Started by thehomeengineer, Nov 26, 2019 06:20 PM
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  11. Moved: Angle grinder straight edge cutting guide

    Started by bobs409, Nov 25, 2019 04:50 PM
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  12. Roughing tool,High speed steel

    Started by mr herb, Nov 23, 2019 02:24 PM
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  13. Thumbs up 20" Woodgears bandsaw progress

    Started by craig9, Nov 25, 2019 08:56 AM
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  14. Moved: coffee filter retainer

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

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

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Nov 25, 2019 04:47 AM
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  17. Open Source 3-D Printed Nutating Mixer

    Started by MOST, Nov 15, 2019 09:41 PM
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