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  1. 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

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  1. Moved: Leather earpads for headset - protective earmuff

    Started by rendoman, Jan 21, 2018 06:49 PM
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  2. Moved: Retractable internal screw cutting tool

    Started by thehomeengineer, Jan 20, 2018 01:20 PM
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  3. Moved: Reducing the jaw lift of a Wilton 11674 Vise for use on a mill

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 22, 2018 05:27 PM
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  4. Moved: Brass Hammer 20 ounce

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 18, 2018 06:59 AM
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  5. Red face my belt grinder

    Started by celsoari, Jan 21, 2018 05:34 AM
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    Jan 23, 2018, 06:16 AM Go to last post
  6. Large Swarf Collection Tool for Lathe or Floor

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 20, 2018 04:05 PM
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  7. Moved: Mini Lathe Carriage Gibs and Travel Handle Improvement

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 18, 2018 07:42 AM
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  8. 9X20 Lathe Spur Gear replacement.

    Started by Captainleeward, Jan 18, 2018 07:20 PM
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  9. Holding small parts in a large lathe chuck

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 19, 2018 10:12 AM
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  10. Moved: Bump straight knurling tool

    Started by Cascao, Jan 15, 2018 05:07 AM
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  11. Moved: Air powered pneumatic can crusher

    Started by ibdilbert, Jan 17, 2018 02:19 PM
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  12. Moved: Countersink tool with an adjustable integral depth stop

    Started by thehomeengineer, Jan 19, 2018 02:36 PM
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  13. Mini Lathe Easy on off Chip Guard

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 19, 2018 10:06 AM
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  14. Moved: Shrinker Stretcher

    Started by Charst, Jan 20, 2018 12:04 AM
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  15. Quill DRO

    Started by LMMasterMariner, Jan 18, 2018 02:15 PM
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  16. Liquid level indicator

    Started by toma, Jan 19, 2018 02:49 PM
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  17. Moved: Homemade press

    Started by Tuomas, Jan 7, 2018 12:10 PM
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