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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Make a video with your HomemadeTools.net testimonial

    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. Homemade Live center for metal lathe

    Started by Es Welding, Oct 11, 2019 09:07 AM
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    Oct 11, 2019, 03:46 PM Go to last post
  2. Storage Box for a Spirit Level

    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, Oct 8, 2019 11:17 AM
    cnc milling
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    Oct 11, 2019, 05:55 AM Go to last post
  3. Cool How to Make a Lathe Gearbox Shaft

    Started by Catfish, Oct 9, 2019 04:46 PM
    gearbox, gearbox shaft, lathe gearbox, lathe shaft, shaft
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    Oct 10, 2019, 07:52 PM Go to last post
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  4. Cool How To True Up a Metal Lathe Face Plate

    Started by Catfish, Oct 9, 2019 05:04 PM
    faceplate, lathe, lathe face plate, metal lathe
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    Oct 9, 2019, 08:25 PM Go to last post
  5. Surface grinder for a 2 x 72 belt grinder

    Started by 91guns, Oct 9, 2019 11:59 AM
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    Oct 9, 2019, 08:08 PM Go to last post
  6. Sheet metal rollers

    Started by thehomeengineer, Oct 3, 2019 02:27 PM
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    Oct 9, 2019, 07:26 PM Go to last post
  7. Homemade Tool to Twist Bar Metal

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Oct 9, 2019 06:56 AM
    twist steel
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  8. Sorting tray

    Started by mklotz, Sep 14, 2015 12:26 PM
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    Oct 9, 2019, 10:23 AM Go to last post
  9. Biscuit Joiner Attachment for Router 3D Print

    Started by shopandmath, Oct 7, 2019 04:54 PM
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    Oct 9, 2019, 09:23 AM Go to last post
  10. Moved: DIY: Portable Mp3 Bluetooth Speaker

    Started by HandmadeCreativeChannel, Oct 9, 2019 04:30 AM
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  11. Mobile sheet metal storage build

    Started by Charst, Oct 9, 2019 01:25 AM
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    Oct 9, 2019, 02:48 AM Go to last post
  12. Thickness Drum Sander - Motorized Sliding

    Started by RCTURKA, Oct 8, 2019 04:10 PM
    drum sander, greensaw, motorized sliding, thickness sander
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    Oct 8, 2019, 05:22 PM Go to last post
  13. Moved: Spindle Mount Facemill Arbour

    Started by Canobi, Jun 26, 2019 11:46 AM
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  14. Moved: fixture for truing the bore of a hyd cylinder rod eye

    Started by Frank S, Oct 4, 2019 10:59 PM
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  15. Moved: Ruler Marking Gauge

    Started by Mazay, Oct 7, 2019 09:35 AM
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  16. Tool for Pipe, Bar, Tube metal welding

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Oct 2, 2019 06:23 AM
    welding jig;
    • Replies: 3
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    Oct 8, 2019, 09:21 AM Go to last post



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