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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

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Moved: MAKING ON/OFF WELDING MAGNET

    Started by Let'sLearnSomething, May 26, 2019 09:42 PM
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  2. Homemade Loader and Backhoe

    Started by Thinkdiy, May 24, 2019 01:12 AM
    loader, mini backhoe
    • Replies: 4
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    May 28, 2019, 10:37 PM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Scrap Board Hanger

    Started by TigerCreek, May 27, 2019 11:59 AM
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  4. Check out my youtube channel

    Started by Benny Marner, May 28, 2019 11:25 AM
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    May 28, 2019, 12:16 PM Go to last post
  5. Moved: 3-1/4 inch dividing head

    Started by threesixesinarow, May 21, 2019 07:07 AM
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    May 27, 2019, 10:36 PM Go to last post
  6. 8" light duty steady rest

    Started by Frank S, May 22, 2019 12:20 PM
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    May 27, 2019, 07:59 PM Go to last post
  7. A Very Smooth Slide and Lock Mechanism

    Started by rgsparber, May 23, 2019 08:05 PM
    resilient materials
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    May 27, 2019, 06:22 PM Go to last post
  8. Welders third hand

    Started by Gary Huston, May 27, 2019 10:35 AM
    hold down, third hand, welder
    • Replies: 1
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    May 27, 2019, 03:08 PM Go to last post
  9. snap ring spacer for your lathe jaws

    Started by Frank S, May 27, 2019 09:21 AM
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    May 27, 2019, 02:49 PM Go to last post
  10. Homemade Chainsaw Bike

    Started by meanwhileinthegarage, May 20, 2019 03:34 AM
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    May 27, 2019, 06:25 AM Go to last post
  11. Sand aerator, mixer, reprocessor

    Started by celsoari, May 26, 2019 04:01 PM
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    May 26, 2019, 06:56 PM Go to last post
  12. Moved: DIY version of the Eastwood Contour SCT

    Started by Haslip Cycle Works, May 22, 2019 06:28 PM
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  13. Part two of my rotary positioner build

    Started by Gary Huston, May 26, 2019 11:57 AM
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    May 26, 2019, 11:57 AM Go to last post
  14. Adding DRO to old RF mill

    Started by jdurand, May 18, 2019 01:21 AM
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    May 26, 2019, 10:38 AM Go to last post
  15. Homemade Table Saw and Fence

    Started by RCTURKA, May 26, 2019 06:09 AM
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    May 26, 2019, 10:05 AM Go to last post
  16. Moved: Welding 3rd hand

    Started by Haslip Cycle Works, May 26, 2019 05:06 AM
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  17. Thumbs up Belt Grinder from the motor of the washing machine

    Started by liberal, May 25, 2019 03:32 PM
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    May 26, 2019, 09:42 AM Go to last post
  18. Homemade a Jig for Angle Grinder

    Started by Kwandotechnic, May 25, 2019 07:54 AM
    angle grinder
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    May 26, 2019, 09:18 AM Go to last post



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