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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. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 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: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. DIY Metal Drill Press Stand / Bench out of Scraps!

    Started by diacsn, Mar 6, 2020 07:15 AM
    drill press bench, drill press table, grinding, metalworking, welding
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  2. 2x72 Belt Grinder Combination Work Rest Build

    Started by House_Work, Mar 4, 2020 01:34 PM
    2x72, 2x72 belt grinder plans, belt grinder, grinder, knifemaking
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    Mar 6, 2020, 10:56 AM Go to last post
  3. shaper tool holder part 2

    Started by ttmrj, Feb 19, 2020 04:51 AM
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    Mar 6, 2020, 08:08 AM Go to last post
  4. lathe Carriage stop part 2

    Started by ttmrj, Feb 19, 2020 04:48 AM
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    Mar 6, 2020, 07:58 AM Go to last post
  5. Moved: “Toolmaker's Chair” Do you know what it is ?

    Started by shopandmath, Feb 29, 2020 04:04 PM
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  6. Making A Belt Sander 2'' x 39''

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Feb 21, 2020 04:58 AM
    belt grinder, belt sander
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  7. Moved: Miniature powered turntable

    Started by mklotz, Mar 3, 2020 09:59 AM
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  8. Moved: Inspiration from Bobs409 paint drying rack

    Started by thehomeengineer, Feb 29, 2020 11:47 AM
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  9. Smile Bar Clamps

    Started by Mazay, Mar 3, 2020 11:01 AM
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    Mar 3, 2020, 02:09 PM Go to last post
  10. Moved: EDC Knife

    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, Feb 27, 2020 02:37 AM
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  11. Moved: The Best Homemade Rocket Stove

    Started by PowerMk, Dec 17, 2019 11:49 AM
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  12. DIY Full Sized CNC Router Part 4

    Started by Making Stuff, Mar 3, 2020 07:26 AM
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  13. Moved: Router Table Lift Mechanism System

    Started by Didpoolhall, Mar 2, 2020 09:01 AM
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  14. angle clamp from aluminium swarfs

    Started by bouboulas, Mar 1, 2020 08:52 AM
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    Mar 2, 2020, 10:27 PM Go to last post
  15. Moved: Forming A Hook For a Strap

    Started by rgsparber, Feb 27, 2020 05:17 PM
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