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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 01:29 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 03:49 PM
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  1. Moved: A different style boring head

    Started by Frank S, Aug 19, 2017 12:12 AM
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  2. Lightbulb Magnet on/off tool to hold torch cutting patterns

    Started by oldtimer, Aug 16, 2017 07:26 PM
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    Aug 20, 2017, 02:57 AM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Angle Dresser

    Started by rossbotics, Aug 11, 2017 03:58 AM
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  4. Drill press levelling stand attachment.

    Started by Blueflame2007, May 3, 2017 09:20 AM
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    Aug 18, 2017, 05:05 PM Go to last post
  5. Boring/ grooving bar

    Started by Frank S, Aug 18, 2017 02:30 AM
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  6. Moved: Single piece, simple ball turner.

    Started by tonyfoale, Aug 14, 2017 05:11 PM
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  7. Scroll cleaning stick

    Started by Frank S, Aug 18, 2017 02:08 AM
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    Aug 18, 2017, 06:44 AM Go to last post
  8. How to make a hand cranked post drill

    Started by Aleck Mutiba, Aug 17, 2017 02:14 AM
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    Aug 17, 2017, 10:00 PM Go to last post
  9. Cheap rotary tool motor dust guard.

    Started by Tuomas, Aug 14, 2017 11:24 AM
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    Aug 16, 2017, 03:50 AM Go to last post
  10. Hardware storage unit

    Started by bobs409, May 10, 2017 04:07 PM
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    Aug 15, 2017, 08:39 PM Go to last post
  11. Moved: Make a magnetic test indicator base

    Started by xynudu, Aug 14, 2017 12:33 PM
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  12. Demagnetizer from transformer.

    Started by olderdan, Aug 13, 2017 12:30 PM
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  13. Moved: Homemade angle clamp

    Started by Vyacheslav.Nevolya, Aug 12, 2017 05:53 AM
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  14. Spoiling a New Drill Press Vise (On Purpose)

    Started by rgsparber, Aug 13, 2017 03:59 PM
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    Aug 14, 2017, 04:28 PM Go to last post
  15. Moved: One tool - two uses

    Started by mklotz, Sep 1, 2015 10:19 AM
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  16. My Little Toolbar

    Started by J_P, Aug 10, 2017 07:51 PM
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  17. Hydraulic briquette machine

    Started by darkoford, Jul 27, 2017 04:17 PM
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    Aug 10, 2017, 06:29 AM Go to last post
  18. pantograph plasma cutter

    Started by twotat2, Jul 19, 2017 09:43 PM
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    Aug 9, 2017, 07:12 PM Go to last post
  19. Wood Lathe-Tool Post.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 16, 2015 04:11 PM
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