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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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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. Hydraulic Press with bottle jack upside down - easy conversion

    Started by garage nut, Jun 3, 2018 04:33 AM
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  2. Moved: Heavy duty transmission jack

    Started by Frank S, Jun 8, 2018 08:46 PM
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  3. Improvised tangent bar

    Started by mklotz, Jun 15, 2018 11:33 AM
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  4. Moved: [Woodwind] Tone hole Cutter

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Jun 18, 2018 03:51 PM
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  5. Moved: Scorps

    Started by Philip Davies, Jun 21, 2018 08:01 AM
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  6. Moved: Quick-Change Tool Holders

    Started by fandres, Jun 18, 2018 03:14 AM
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  7. Socket Head Cap Screw Eye training

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 14, 2018 11:24 AM
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    Jun 22, 2018, 12:59 AM Go to last post
  8. A Vise-Grip and C-Clamp Rack

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 8, 2018 09:10 AM
    tool storage
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  9. 1-3 Ton Shop Hoist

    Started by Carlos B, Jun 19, 2018 10:51 AM
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  10. Moved: Worm Drive Dividing Attachment for Mini Lathe

    Started by old_toolmaker, Jun 2, 2018 07:28 PM
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  11. 10 Watt solar panel mounting bracket.

    Started by Captainleeward, Jun 18, 2018 01:44 PM
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  12. Cool Model Building "Soft Jaws" for regular ole "Forceps"?

    Started by Hemi, Jun 20, 2018 05:10 AM
    forcep soft jaws, modeling forceps
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  13. knurling tool

    Started by dethrow55, Jun 17, 2018 08:18 AM
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  14. tap wrench

    Started by Stevohdee, Jun 15, 2018 03:57 AM
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  15. Moved: Quick bevel tool

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  16. How to make a simple lathe pipe center - easy project

    Started by xynudu, Jun 19, 2018 08:37 PM
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  17. Moved: Coil winding in lathe

    Started by Cascao, Jun 17, 2018 03:57 PM
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  18. Moved: Calculating the radius of a circular segment

    Started by mklotz, May 27, 2018 10:57 AM
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  19. plate weld test stand

    Started by Frank S, Jun 17, 2018 09:37 PM
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  20. Moved: Pantograph

    Started by mklotz, Jun 16, 2018 02:38 PM
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