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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, 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. A bean bag for the shop

    Started by mklotz, Nov 20, 2017 11:20 AM
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    Nov 21, 2017, 05:00 AM Go to last post
  2. Moved: Gears Chucking Tool

    Started by LMMasterMariner, Nov 19, 2017 08:17 PM
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  3. MT2 Taper arbor for boring bar

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 19, 2017 02:14 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,062
    Nov 21, 2017, 04:53 AM Go to last post
  4. Drill press fixed stand

    Started by nad1, Nov 19, 2017 12:02 AM
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    Nov 21, 2017, 04:51 AM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Simple manual bending setup

    Started by Tuomas, Nov 15, 2017 09:14 PM
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  6. PVC Cutter with Built In Can Top Opener

    Started by rgsparber, Nov 4, 2017 08:48 PM
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    Nov 18, 2017, 07:36 AM Go to last post
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  7. Lightbulb Four jaw chuck fast centering method.

    Started by Cascao, Nov 13, 2017 06:06 AM
    centering, chuck, independent, jaw, lathe
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    Nov 18, 2017, 06:55 AM Go to last post
  8. TYE no till drill rebuild

    Started by Frank S, Nov 18, 2017 02:29 AM
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    Nov 18, 2017, 04:00 AM Go to last post
  9. Vice holder material stop

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 17, 2017 01:14 PM
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    Nov 18, 2017, 03:18 AM Go to last post
  10. New forge V-shape

    Started by rendoman, Jun 21, 2017 01:11 PM
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    Nov 17, 2017, 12:35 PM Go to last post
  11. my small wooden mallet

    Started by nad1, Nov 16, 2017 03:23 AM
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    Nov 17, 2017, 06:36 AM Go to last post
  12. V Block Machine test

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 15, 2017 12:54 PM
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    Nov 16, 2017, 05:53 AM Go to last post
  13. Moved: Drill Press Crank Handle

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 14, 2017 03:10 PM
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    Nov 16, 2017, 05:30 AM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Horizontal Drilling In Soil

    Started by rgsparber, Nov 4, 2017 09:01 PM
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  15. Small Depth Gage

    Started by Shelly142, Nov 12, 2017 06:29 PM
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    Nov 15, 2017, 08:53 PM Go to last post
  16. Vendor Trailer

    Started by Downeast Thunder, Nov 7, 2017 11:44 AM
    county fairs, craft shows, display trailer, free plans, vendor trailer
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    Nov 15, 2017, 01:50 PM Go to last post
  17. Spot Welder (800 Amp)

    Started by scorch, Nov 12, 2017 08:35 PM
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    Nov 14, 2017, 01:49 PM Go to last post
  18. Moved: ArduLift - DIY Arduino controlled Router Lift

    Started by revwarguy, Nov 10, 2017 09:16 AM
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