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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: Riv Nut Tool - Rises from the Scrap Bin

    Started by garage nut, Jan 3, 2019 01:53 AM
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  2. brushless motor drill

    Started by big o, Dec 31, 2018 04:53 PM
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    Jan 4, 2019, 02:31 PM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Home made Rock tumbler

    Started by Graham Pemberton, Jan 3, 2019 02:14 AM
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  4. Drill press safety control

    Started by curte, Dec 31, 2018 12:04 PM
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    Jan 4, 2019, 04:43 AM Go to last post
  5. Motorcycle pipe repair

    Started by Cascao, Dec 31, 2018 01:06 PM
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    Jan 4, 2019, 04:40 AM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Thread cleanup tool

    Started by curte, Dec 31, 2018 12:29 PM
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  7. Lightbulb Decorative axe with your hands

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Dec 30, 2018 02:45 PM
    axe, decoration, handmade, homemade, how to make
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    Jan 4, 2019, 04:32 AM Go to last post
  8. Alligator Twist grip RR spike knife.

    Started by Yamez-IMF, Dec 28, 2018 08:13 AM
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    Jan 4, 2019, 04:28 AM Go to last post
  9. My Old Jigs

    Started by oskar88, Dec 28, 2018 04:54 PM
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    PJs
    Jan 3, 2019, 12:58 PM Go to last post
  10. Pipe Wrench Restoration

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 29, 2018 10:33 AM
    pipe wrench, pipe wrench restoration, restoration, wrench
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    Jan 3, 2019, 06:57 AM Go to last post
  11. Tool sharpener

    Started by curte, Dec 31, 2018 12:16 PM
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  12. Moved: New CNC build

    Started by Bellevue Woodshop, Dec 31, 2018 08:53 AM
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  13. Mini golden axe made out of brass

    Started by crazysurvivalstories, Jan 1, 2019 02:57 PM
    axe, brass, golden, hatchet, metal
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    Jan 3, 2019, 05:08 AM Go to last post
  14. 40mm PVC Union pliers

    Started by garage nut, Dec 31, 2018 08:42 AM
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    Jan 3, 2019, 05:02 AM Go to last post
  15. Congratulations new Best Discussion award winner

    Started by Jon, Jan 2, 2019 09:48 AM
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  16. Easy to make jigsaw station for my workshop

    Started by stuffucanmake, Dec 13, 2018 01:09 AM
    jigs, woodworking
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    Jan 1, 2019, 07:55 PM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Scale Model Precision Grinding Vises

    Started by old_toolmaker, Dec 28, 2018 07:34 PM
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  18. Moved: Incidental optical centre punch

    Started by Canobi, Dec 23, 2018 04:32 PM
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