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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. Simple Router Spindle/Base plate Alignment Tool

    Started by jjr2001, May 1, 2017 06:28 PM
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  2. Moved: Machinist Vise and Milling/Drilling Vise Stops

    Started by jjr2001, May 1, 2017 06:13 PM
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  3. Zero Work Machinist Jack Quick Jack

    Started by jjr2001, May 1, 2017 06:03 PM
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  4. 5C collet stop

    Started by mklotz, May 1, 2017 11:11 AM
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    May 2, 2017, 04:41 AM Go to last post
  5. scroll saw ,new concept...

    Started by toma, Apr 30, 2017 07:08 AM
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  6. Top slide to vertical slide

    Started by olderdan, Apr 17, 2017 08:36 AM
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  7. Moved: Workshop garotte

    Started by mklotz, Aug 29, 2015 04:24 PM
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  8. Moved: TAILSTOCK CAM LOCK

    Started by LMMasterMariner, Apr 27, 2017 02:42 PM
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  9. Thumbs down Home made Carbide Wood Lathe Turning Tool

    Started by BrucePutman, Apr 27, 2017 04:01 PM
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  10. Temporary Naming Convention for Software

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 18, 2017 02:58 PM
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  11. Moved: Mill depth stop improvement

    Started by mklotz, Jun 13, 2016 12:49 PM
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  12. Moved: Simple direct indexer for the vertical slide

    Started by olderdan, Apr 26, 2017 09:02 AM
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  13. Remote (wired) start switch

    Started by nortin, Apr 25, 2017 11:21 AM
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  14. Moved: Multi-Angle Magnetic Hand Saw Guide

    Started by Mikhandmaker, Apr 23, 2017 11:24 AM
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  15. Moved: Not just another machinist jack

    Started by Frank S, Apr 22, 2017 04:55 PM
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  16. Mill Tramming tool aid

    Started by jjr2001, Apr 19, 2017 12:11 PM
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    Apr 25, 2017, 07:15 AM Go to last post
  17. Hand Tapper or Hand Hammer

    Started by jjr2001, Apr 21, 2017 04:04 PM
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  18. Moved: An Alternate Way to Think About Tightening a Nut

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 13, 2017 02:02 PM
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  19. Tubing straightner

    Started by rebarfab, Dec 19, 2016 08:36 PM
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  20. Moved: simple oil filter wrench in a cup

    Started by mattthemuppet, Apr 21, 2017 05:30 PM
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