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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. Center Punch with Forged Hex Shank

    Started by Frontier Forge, Dec 20, 2018 07:56 AM
    blacksmith, blacksmithing, forged, forging, punch
    • Replies: 6
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    Dec 22, 2018, 08:12 AM Go to last post
  2. Router guide for festool track.

    Started by Rorschach, Dec 21, 2018 01:56 AM
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    Dec 22, 2018, 06:35 AM Go to last post
  3. Thumbs up Homemade Simple Puller

    Started by liberal, Dec 20, 2018 01:47 PM
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    Dec 22, 2018, 06:29 AM Go to last post
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  4. Moved: Bandsaw space saver

    Started by Steved53, Dec 20, 2018 08:53 AM
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  5. Lets talk sharpening. This is my homemade setup!

    Started by LastingBuild, Dec 21, 2018 07:45 AM
    sharpening, sharpening station, wood-shop, woodworking
    • Replies: 1
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    Dec 22, 2018, 06:12 AM Go to last post
  6. DIY Jig for System 32 / 32mm Shelf Pin System

    Started by RobTakami, Dec 19, 2018 06:20 PM
    32mm cabinet making, festool hole guide, lr32, process32, system 32
    • Replies: 6
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    Dec 22, 2018, 05:49 AM Go to last post
  7. Table saw zero clearance insert

    Started by Rorschach, Dec 21, 2018 01:53 AM
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    Dec 22, 2018, 05:42 AM Go to last post
  8. Electronic Edge Finder Run-out Compensation

    Started by rgsparber, Dec 18, 2018 07:02 AM
    electronic edge finder, metrology, mill, run-out
    • Replies: 1
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    Dec 22, 2018, 05:35 AM Go to last post
  9. Moved: A radius gauge

    Started by MichaelMoore, Dec 1, 2018 10:49 AM
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  10. Help to build a quick and dirty POWER SUPPLY

    Started by garage nut, Dec 19, 2018 09:43 PM
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    Dec 20, 2018, 07:05 PM Go to last post
  11. Home made Hand Press for forming sheet metal

    Started by GarageBot, Dec 20, 2018 04:38 PM
    homemade press, sheet metal, sheet metal press
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    Dec 20, 2018, 04:38 PM Go to last post
  12. Hello all.

    Started by engineerd3d, Dec 19, 2018 04:37 PM
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    Dec 20, 2018, 07:57 AM Go to last post
  13. Moved: Universal Grinding Fixture From Plans

    Started by jjr2001, Nov 8, 2018 03:49 PM
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  14. Moved: Polystyrene Cone shaped hole cutter

    Started by garage nut, Dec 19, 2018 06:55 AM
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  15. Moved: Engrave your logo by electrolysis.

    Started by kess, Dec 19, 2018 10:44 AM
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  16. Build your own table saw edge jointing jig!

    Started by DIYTheArtofWood, Dec 18, 2018 12:23 PM
    edge jointing
    • Replies: 1
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    Dec 20, 2018, 03:33 AM Go to last post
  17. 220L Drum plug Modification

    Started by garage nut, Dec 18, 2018 11:34 PM
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    Dec 20, 2018, 02:31 AM Go to last post
  18. Lightbulb How to make Straight Axis Water Pump

    Started by Lahis, Dec 18, 2018 12:11 AM
    axle, motor speed control, pump, straight axis, water pump
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    Dec 20, 2018, 02:27 AM Go to last post
  19. Lathe DC motor break

    Started by glens5, Dec 18, 2018 01:52 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Dec 20, 2018, 02:20 AM Go to last post



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