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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

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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. Moved: Moving a drill press table the easy way.

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 5, 2018 04:06 PM
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  2. Moved: New RPM Meter Shop Fox Drill Press Modidication.

    Started by Captainleeward, Jan 3, 2018 07:03 PM
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  3. Blade and Bit Heigth Gage Measuring tool

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 3, 2018 01:43 PM
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    Jan 6, 2018, 10:00 AM Go to last post
  4. Steel and Wood Storage Unit

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 3, 2018 02:57 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    Jan 6, 2018, 06:54 AM Go to last post
  5. Harbor Freight Hoist and Trolley Build

    Started by bimmer1980, Jan 5, 2018 01:45 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Jan 6, 2018, 02:40 AM Go to last post
  6. Small Pallet Lifter -- For Scaffold Crane

    Started by bimmer1980, Jan 5, 2018 01:31 PM
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    Jan 6, 2018, 02:37 AM Go to last post
  7. pallet breaker

    Started by thehomeengineer, Jan 5, 2018 01:22 AM
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    Jan 6, 2018, 02:34 AM Go to last post
  8. New Paint job Shop Fox Drill Press.

    Started by Captainleeward, Jan 4, 2018 03:08 PM
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    Jan 5, 2018, 08:23 PM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Center Punching Aide

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 3, 2018 02:31 PM
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  10. Component weights of a Bridgeport mill

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 4, 2018 07:25 AM
    bridgeport, component weights, milling machine, ram moving, weight
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  11. Rod Storage Array Using PVC Pipe and PVC Glue

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 3, 2018 02:42 PM
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  12. Marking Gage Layout Cut Lines and Rabbits

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 3, 2018 01:52 PM
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  13. Moved: Articulating Drill Press table extension.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 31, 2017 02:09 PM
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  14. Moved: Oil Injector

    Started by rossbotics, Jan 1, 2018 01:47 AM
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  15. Moved: Edge finder from a pin chuck.

    Started by olderdan, Jan 2, 2018 10:57 AM
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  16. Moving the ram on a milling machine.

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 4, 2018 01:54 AM
    bottle jack, bridgeport, milling machine, ram, stuck ram
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    Jan 4, 2018, 07:03 AM Go to last post
  17. Scissor Lift Extentions

    Started by charles scozzari, Jan 2, 2018 05:17 PM
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    Jan 4, 2018, 03:27 AM Go to last post
  18. Moved: R8 Tapping Guide

    Started by charles scozzari, Jan 2, 2018 05:12 PM
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  19. Improvements to a pin vise

    Started by mklotz, Jan 2, 2018 02:36 PM
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