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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

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  1. Tongue twister

    Started by Philip Davies, Oct 10, 2018 12:53 PM
    humour, shrinker/stretcher, tongue-twister
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  2. Emery cloth belt Lathe Sander Be Safe In The Shop

    Started by jjr2001, Oct 6, 2018 06:34 PM
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  3. Moved: homemade slip rool

    Started by celsoari, Oct 5, 2018 03:05 PM
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  4. Moved: Knife making jig

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  5. Suction distributor

    Started by Bricoleando, Oct 4, 2018 02:22 PM
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  6. Moved: Small Lathe Extended Point Live Center

    Started by rossbotics, Sep 30, 2018 01:48 AM
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  7. Big Rotating Vise Repair

    Started by bobneumann, Oct 2, 2018 08:40 PM
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  8. Moved: speedy drill-mill depth stop

    Started by Carnel, Oct 4, 2018 03:56 AM
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  9. Congratulations new Best Discussion award winners

    Started by Jon, Oct 5, 2018 12:55 PM
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  10. Click the Thanks button when you like a post

    Started by Jon, Oct 5, 2018 11:24 AM
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  11. Moved: Rotary Table to Chuck Threaded Adapter

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 29, 2018 05:29 PM
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  12. Lathe Steady Rest

    Started by bobneumann, Oct 2, 2018 10:42 AM
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  13. Quick disconnect air coupling

    Started by bobneumann, Oct 2, 2018 10:38 AM
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  14. Offset Tail Stock Center From Plans

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 29, 2018 04:39 PM
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  15. Moved: Offset tool bit holder for the lathe

    Started by jjr2001, Oct 1, 2018 06:13 PM
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  16. Planishing Hammers

    Started by editor@glue-it.com, Oct 1, 2018 02:17 AM
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  17. MT0 to 3/8-24 Morse taper arbor from scrap

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 29, 2018 05:12 PM
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