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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: 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

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Metalworking tools and techniques

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Apr 24, 2019 10:33 AM
    diy, handmade, homemade, how to make, workshop
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    Apr 24, 2019, 03:39 PM Go to last post
  2. Yet another lathe centering tool

    Started by LMMasterMariner, Apr 20, 2019 01:49 AM
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    Apr 24, 2019, 07:42 AM Go to last post
  3. Table Saw Drill Holder Stand

    Started by HandmadeCreativeChannel, Apr 21, 2019 09:57 AM
    cutting machine, drill power, drill press accessories, drill stand, table saw
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 1,323
    Apr 24, 2019, 07:37 AM Go to last post
  4. Router jig - circle

    Started by rendoman, Apr 23, 2019 03:45 PM
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    Apr 23, 2019, 05:30 PM Go to last post
  5. Update on jealpaul video copying and banning

    Started by Jon, Apr 22, 2019 06:02 PM
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    Apr 23, 2019, 04:26 PM Go to last post
  6. Mini Travelling Crane

    Started by darkoford, Apr 23, 2019 10:47 AM
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    Apr 23, 2019, 02:44 PM Go to last post
  7. High-Power Solid-State Heat Engine Design

    Started by TilenThaler, Apr 14, 2019 10:50 AM
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    memory shape alloy engine, nitinol engine, solid-state heat engine
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    Apr 23, 2019, 01:24 PM Go to last post
  8. Homemade Axle Stand

    Started by PowerMk, Apr 17, 2019 08:01 AM
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    Apr 23, 2019, 10:47 AM Go to last post
  9. Drill chuck arbor

    Started by bobneumann, Apr 23, 2019 06:27 AM
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    Apr 23, 2019, 07:38 AM Go to last post
  10. Improvements to a lathe tailstock

    Started by tonyfoale, Mar 26, 2019 02:49 PM
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    Apr 23, 2019, 02:43 AM Go to last post
  11. A small Hydraulic Lift I made

    Started by Foxtrot_, Apr 21, 2019 11:22 PM
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    Apr 22, 2019, 03:20 AM Go to last post
  12. MOBILE DRUM SANDER TROLLEY

    Started by ranald, Apr 15, 2019 11:39 PM
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    Apr 21, 2019, 11:21 PM Go to last post
  13. Belt sander mount

    Started by 1dmaxpwr, Nov 3, 2013 08:48 PM
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    Apr 21, 2019, 03:19 PM Go to last post
  14. An Auxiliary Bench Vise

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 20, 2019 03:27 PM
    bench vise
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    Apr 21, 2019, 01:47 AM Go to last post
  15. Moved: Decorative square without forging and heating

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Apr 20, 2019 01:26 PM
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  16. Lathe Upgrade: Handles

    Started by KraftSmith, Apr 20, 2019 03:09 AM
    aluminium, brass, handles, lathe, upgrade
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    Apr 20, 2019, 03:40 AM Go to last post
  17. Metal cutter with angle grinder

    Started by Made in Garage, Apr 20, 2019 02:57 AM
    angle grinder, hoomemade, made in garage, metal cutter, tools
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    Apr 20, 2019, 03:34 AM Go to last post
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    Apr 19, 2019, 07:58 PM Go to last post
  18. 3D Printed Soft Jaws for a Vise!!!

    Started by buddyman100, Apr 19, 2019 12:38 PM
    3d printed soft jaws, soft jaws, soft jaws for vise, vise jaws, vise soft jaws
    • Replies: 1
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    Apr 19, 2019, 02:45 PM Go to last post



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