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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: Make a video with your HomemadeTools.net testimonial

    Started by Jon, May 14, 2020 01:06 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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  4. 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. Portable bandsaw Mod

    Started by Rorschach, Mar 27, 2018 07:51 AM
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    Mar 28, 2018, 07:03 AM Go to last post
  2. Centre drill extension

    Started by olderdan, Mar 13, 2018 01:07 PM
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    Mar 27, 2018, 07:31 AM Go to last post
  3. Dolly with mobile support

    Started by Bricoleando, Mar 22, 2018 02:55 PM
    painting, wood sandpaper
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    Mar 27, 2018, 07:26 AM Go to last post
  4. Rotating handle for Unimat lathe tailstock

    Started by Paul Jones, Mar 25, 2018 11:41 AM
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    Mar 27, 2018, 07:08 AM Go to last post
  5. Mystery project

    Started by Captainleeward, Mar 14, 2018 08:04 PM
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    Mar 27, 2018, 06:46 AM Go to last post
  6. Blast From The Past

    Started by RickT, Mar 19, 2018 09:44 AM
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    Mar 26, 2018, 06:16 PM Go to last post
  7. A life in engineering

    Started by tonyfoale, Mar 24, 2018 06:49 PM
    chassis, engines, handling, motorcycles, two stokes
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  8. Claw plate for the lathe

    Started by Eloy Workshop, Mar 24, 2018 04:10 PM
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  9. Tiny thread checker

    Started by mklotz, Mar 23, 2018 11:44 AM
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    Mar 24, 2018, 01:10 PM Go to last post
  10. Thickness sander, with gearbox table lift

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Sep 3, 2014 04:35 PM
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  11. Moved: Homemade tap

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  12. Moved: Ratchet Bar Clamp

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  13. Taper setup with a boring head

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Mar 20, 2018 06:20 AM
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    Mar 24, 2018, 07:05 AM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Can Opener 2.0

    Started by Texf1, Mar 14, 2018 10:55 AM
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  15. Moved: Automatic Miter Saw Fence Stop

    Started by Bellevue Woodshop, Mar 16, 2018 11:58 AM
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  16. Kick down door stay

    Started by olderdan, Mar 20, 2018 10:19 AM
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    Mar 22, 2018, 06:48 AM Go to last post
  17. Astro Van steering knuckle mods. Making another jig fixture.

    Started by astroracer, Jan 29, 2016 09:19 PM
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  18. Moved: How it all got started

    Started by mklotz, Mar 19, 2018 01:15 PM
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  19. Moved: Demagnetizers

    Started by mklotz, Mar 17, 2018 12:04 PM
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  20. Cheap, simple telescoping led light fixture

    Started by ShopSurfer, Mar 19, 2018 06:08 PM
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