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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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    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 01:27 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Thousands of homemade tool plans

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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

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  1. Roller support stand

    Started by Tuomas, Apr 29, 2020 10:52 AM
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  2. Make A Sliding Cutting Jig

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Apr 29, 2020 06:56 AM
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  3. Mating a chuck back plate to a rotary table (diy)

    Started by celsoari, Apr 24, 2020 03:16 PM
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  4. Moved: Making electromagnetic vise

    Started by warsztatOdZera, Apr 25, 2020 12:54 AM
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  5. Poor man boring bar

    Started by rendoman, Apr 28, 2020 01:12 PM
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  6. Manually operated shaper

    Started by Mr Mechanical, Feb 14, 2020 02:31 PM
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  7. Moved: Match Drilling and Tapping Holes

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 20, 2020 11:23 AM
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  8. Moved: Simple Roller Bender

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  9. Moved: Using Paraffin On a Bandsaw

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  10. Moved: Cheap retread for mower wheels

    Started by olderdan, Apr 21, 2020 12:00 PM
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  11. Moved: Mini plate compactor for sandstone slabs

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  12. Thumbs up Center marking tool

    Started by Mazay, Apr 26, 2020 01:11 PM
    center marking tool, centerline marking tool
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  13. Moved: 2 x 72 inch Revolution Belt Grinder (aka The Metal Muncher!)

    Started by bobs409, Apr 4, 2020 02:13 PM
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  14. Moved: Kawasaki KX 500 build part one

    Started by PB Machines, Apr 26, 2020 08:50 AM
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  15. Moved: A Speed Drive For A C-Clamp

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 15, 2020 08:36 AM
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