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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Make a video with your HomemadeTools.net testimonial

    Started by Jon, May 14, 2020 01:06 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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

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  1. Ed's out feed table

    Started by special ed, Oct 17, 2016 10:37 PM
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  2. Repurposing an old tool

    Started by mklotz, Oct 10, 2016 12:47 PM
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    Oct 18, 2016, 03:36 PM Go to last post
  3. Drill press thickness-sander

    Started by morsa, Oct 11, 2016 01:27 PM
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    Oct 18, 2016, 05:22 AM Go to last post
  4. [Portuguese] Videos: construção de uma escada

    Started by Serra Cabo, Oct 17, 2016 04:21 AM
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  5. New awards for most Must Read discussions

    Started by Jon, Oct 16, 2016 02:17 PM
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  6. Moved: Mini lathe

    Started by Vyacheslav.Nevolya, Oct 8, 2016 05:37 AM
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  7. Moved: Swarf caps

    Started by mklotz, Sep 24, 2016 01:24 PM
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  8. ALLEN KEY, PUNCH AND CHISEL RACK

    Started by morsa, Oct 9, 2016 02:28 PM
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    Oct 13, 2016, 02:05 PM Go to last post
  9. BASE FOR UNIMAT LATHE

    Started by morsa, Oct 11, 2016 12:36 PM
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  10. adjustable 4 jaw chuck keys

    Started by mattthemuppet, Oct 9, 2016 07:21 PM
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    Oct 13, 2016, 01:01 AM Go to last post
  11. SANDING DRUM RACK

    Started by morsa, Oct 9, 2016 02:45 PM
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    Oct 13, 2016, 12:54 AM Go to last post
  12. Thread die holder

    Started by baskarz, May 21, 2015 06:03 AM
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  13. Hey everyone

    Started by Livyx, Oct 3, 2016 08:47 PM
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  14. WOODEN CABINET NESTED IN AN IRON TABLE

    Started by morsa, Oct 6, 2016 05:32 PM
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    Oct 11, 2016, 07:16 AM Go to last post
  15. Forstner bit extension

    Started by Frank S, Oct 9, 2016 01:54 AM
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    Oct 11, 2016, 07:10 AM Go to last post
  16. Tablesaw dust collection enclosure

    Started by amillar, Jan 28, 2014 02:21 PM
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    Oct 10, 2016, 07:21 PM Go to last post
  17. table leg drilling jig

    Started by Sourdough, Oct 5, 2016 09:51 AM
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  18. Harbor Freight Tubing Roller upgrade

    Started by KustomsbyKent, Sep 21, 2016 02:22 PM
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    Oct 10, 2016, 04:31 PM Go to last post
  19. How to: Vfd with a drum Switch

    Started by bstanga, May 8, 2016 08:49 PM
    3phase, mill, vfd
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    Oct 10, 2016, 12:37 PM Go to last post
  20. Moved: ULTRAVIOLET CHEESE PRESERVER

    Started by Don42, Oct 5, 2016 09:40 AM
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