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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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  1. Drill Press Using a Mag Drill (times 2)

    Started by tmate3, Jan 16, 2021 10:34 PM
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  2. The secret of cheap nickel plating

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Jan 16, 2021 12:01 PM
    diy, galvanization, metal, nickel, tools
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  3. Build A Cargo Bike From Damaged Bicycle

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Dec 21, 2020 06:13 AM
    cargo bike; trolley bike
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  4. Moved: throw away strainer funnel

    Started by Frank S, Jan 8, 2021 11:59 AM
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  5. Moved: Power Caster

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  6. A Router Table Fence that stays Parallel

    Started by winkys workshop, Jan 15, 2021 07:17 PM
    table, woodworking
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  7. “Dolly”-sheet metalworking

    Started by Philip Davies, Jan 14, 2021 11:40 AM
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  8. Moved: Arroma Seal

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  9. 2x72 belt grinder.

    Started by Ironworkerl417, Jan 10, 2021 08:07 PM
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  10. Moved: Latający stolik Tensegrity

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  11. Moved: Plumbing pipe plier

    Started by garage nut, Jan 9, 2021 11:04 PM
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  12. Anvil hardy clasp

    Started by Philip Davies, Jan 11, 2021 10:25 AM
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  13. Moved: Set over tailstock centre

    Started by olderdan, Jan 11, 2021 05:15 AM
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  14. A Fractal Audible Interface

    Started by rgsparber, Dec 31, 2020 01:35 PM
    human/machine interface, software
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