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  1. Post your basic homemade tool builds in here, as well as your tool tips and techniques. These can be basic tools and tips from beginner or advanced tool builders.

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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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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. Electric junction distribution box

    Started by Frank S, Aug 16, 2019 10:23 PM
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  2. Moved: 5C indexing tool and miniature indexing table

    Started by mklotz, Sep 3, 2015 04:04 PM
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  3. Moved: Sliding Angle Grinder Stand - Making Video + PDF

    Started by RCTURKA, Aug 16, 2019 04:52 PM
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  4. Re bar taper punch

    Started by Frank S, Aug 16, 2019 10:26 PM
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    Aug 18, 2019, 08:31 AM Go to last post
  5. Scrap Bin Tail Stock Depth measure

    Started by garage nut, Aug 17, 2019 07:26 AM
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    Aug 18, 2019, 08:27 AM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Cartridge length gauge

    Started by garage nut, Aug 17, 2019 02:19 AM
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  7. Rotary Tumbler for Polishing Metal Parta

    Started by Max Maker, Aug 17, 2019 04:30 PM
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    Aug 18, 2019, 07:37 AM Go to last post
  8. Moved: My Hose Clamper

    Started by Crusty, Aug 16, 2019 06:11 PM
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  9. Moved: APU Generator mount bracket

    Started by Frank S, Aug 16, 2019 01:02 AM
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  10. My Welding Table

    Started by Crusty, Aug 9, 2019 08:46 AM
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  11. Moved: Workshop Air Compressor Rebuild

    Started by The Aussie Shed, Aug 14, 2019 08:56 PM
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  12. Moved: broach tool

    Started by Stevohdee, Aug 14, 2019 05:59 AM
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  13. Cool Make Better Videos | Shop TV / Monitor Stand

    Started by Catfish, Aug 14, 2019 09:59 AM
    monitor stand, tv stand
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    Aug 14, 2019, 08:15 PM Go to last post
  14. Cool How my a make Portaband stand / table

    Started by Catfish, Aug 14, 2019 08:48 AM
    bandsaw table, portable bandsaw stand
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    Aug 14, 2019, 08:10 PM Go to last post
  15. Moved: Parker Phosphate Coating for Steel in the Home Shop

    Started by Mark Presling, Aug 8, 2019 01:25 AM
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  16. 5C Collet Indexer??

    Started by kroll, Aug 11, 2019 04:53 PM
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    Aug 14, 2019, 04:49 PM Go to last post
  17. Spar-makerís gauge (octagon marking gauge)

    Started by Philip Davies, Aug 13, 2019 12:29 PM
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