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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: 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. Tailstock Die Holder

    Started by Shelly142, Nov 3, 2017 09:48 PM
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  2. Switch to change direction

    Started by garage nut, Nov 2, 2017 04:10 AM
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  3. Congratulations new Must Read award winners

    Started by Jon, Nov 5, 2017 09:59 AM
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  4. Wooden Spokeshave

    Started by Mikhandmaker, Nov 2, 2017 02:40 PM
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  5. Moved: Making miniature nut drivers

    Started by mklotz, Oct 31, 2017 10:27 AM
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  6. Shop vac shovel

    Started by Frank S, Nov 2, 2017 12:32 PM
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  7. Finding Lost Tiny Parts

    Started by rgsparber, Oct 20, 2017 08:40 AM
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  8. NEW: Browse our Best homemade tools by photo

    Started by Jon, Aug 28, 2017 09:22 AM
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  9. Angle grinder wall rack

    Started by Frank S, Oct 31, 2017 05:47 PM
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  10. Four Dollar Slapper

    Started by yhprum, Oct 30, 2017 09:57 PM
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  11. Wood lathe live center.

    Started by Tuomas, Oct 29, 2017 08:47 AM
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  12. DIY Rock Tumbler

    Started by DrByte, Oct 23, 2017 03:07 PM
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  13. Angle Plate

    Started by rossbotics, Oct 23, 2017 02:17 PM
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  14. Moved: Snap Ring Plier Tips

    Started by pfredX1, Oct 23, 2017 04:56 PM
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  15. Moved: Tailstock pressure pad.

    Started by olderdan, Oct 26, 2017 11:15 AM
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  16. Simple caddy for chop saw

    Started by Tuomas, Oct 24, 2017 04:55 AM
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  17. Moved: Lathe taper turning attachment

    Started by brianhw, Oct 7, 2017 02:46 PM
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  18. Resto-Mod part 3 New Wiring- see the video

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 24, 2017 05:02 PM
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