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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 Low-Cost, High Quality, Stick On Labels

    Started by rgsparber, Feb 18, 2019 09:50 AM
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  2. 1950's table saw as DIY CNC bed...

    Started by motopreserve, Feb 12, 2019 01:08 PM
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    cnc, cnc mill, cnc router, diy
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    Feb 25, 2019, 06:30 PM Go to last post
  3. Resistors for current measurement

    Started by mklotz, Feb 16, 2019 11:50 AM
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    Feb 25, 2019, 09:45 AM Go to last post
  4. A small Drill Press I made

    Started by Foxtrot_, Feb 24, 2019 10:22 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 374
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    Feb 24, 2019, 10:30 PM Go to last post
  5. An Electric Screwdriver that I made

    Started by Foxtrot_, Feb 24, 2019 10:23 PM
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    Feb 24, 2019, 10:23 PM Go to last post
  6. A Rotary Tool that I made

    Started by Foxtrot_, Feb 24, 2019 10:21 PM
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    Feb 24, 2019, 10:21 PM Go to last post
  7. A Drum Sander that I made

    Started by Foxtrot_, Feb 24, 2019 10:20 PM
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    Feb 24, 2019, 10:20 PM Go to last post
  8. VFD Assistance

    Started by jonnydot, Jan 31, 2019 05:07 AM
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    Feb 24, 2019, 09:47 PM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Vacuum chuck for PCB milling and engraving.

    Started by tonyfoale, Feb 17, 2019 01:38 PM
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  10. Moved: Tapping Stand or Hand Tapper

    Started by jjr2001, Feb 18, 2019 11:00 AM
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  11. Homemade Jigsaw Table Machine

    Started by Didpoolhall, Feb 16, 2019 10:51 AM
    jigsaw table, plywoodworking
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    Feb 23, 2019, 10:17 PM Go to last post
  12. Moved: Powerful Tools and Useful Projects

    Started by HandmadeCreativeChannel, Feb 23, 2019 09:08 AM
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  13. Lightbulb DIY Mini Air Cooler

    Started by Lahis, Feb 17, 2019 10:14 PM
    air cleaner, air conditioner, air cooler, air tools, cooling fan
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    Feb 23, 2019, 08:12 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,376
    Feb 23, 2019, 04:13 AM Go to last post
  14. Lightbulb Homemade CNC 3D touch probe LinuxCNC hole probing

    Started by snajper007, Feb 18, 2019 01:46 PM
    3d probe, diy probe, homemade touch probe, probe cnc, touch probe
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    Feb 23, 2019, 04:05 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,330
    Feb 23, 2019, 04:01 AM Go to last post
  15. Soldering Without A Soldering Iron

    Started by tsbrownie, Feb 19, 2019 07:18 PM
    emergency soldering, soldering, soldering in the field, soldering iron
    • Replies: 1
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    Feb 23, 2019, 03:57 AM Go to last post
  16. Thumbs up Old hay knife that needed tlc.

    Started by frugalolegeezer, Feb 19, 2019 05:04 PM
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    Feb 23, 2019, 03:12 AM Go to last post
  17. Melting and Making Circular Aluminium Clamps

    Started by Bongodrummer, Feb 19, 2019 02:04 PM
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    Feb 23, 2019, 03:09 AM Go to last post
  18. Here is a Mini Lathe I made a while back

    Started by Foxtrot_, Feb 18, 2019 09:45 PM
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    Feb 23, 2019, 03:04 AM Go to last post



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