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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

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Making a Crush Collet

    Started by rgsparber, Dec 22, 2016 03:31 PM
    3 jaw chuck, lathe, soft jaws, tir
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    Dec 28, 2016, 05:48 AM Go to last post
  2. Moved: Measuring tapers

    Started by mklotz, Dec 12, 2016 11:20 AM
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  3. Inadequate pressure in cyclone dust colector

    Started by Hentiev, Dec 27, 2016 02:49 AM
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    Dec 28, 2016, 03:42 AM Go to last post
  4. Moved: Inverting an hydraulic jack for a workshop press.

    Started by tonyfoale, Dec 13, 2016 03:05 PM
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  5. Moved: Tailstock alignment.

    Started by tonyfoale, Dec 17, 2016 03:08 PM
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  6. Prismatic jaw for Panavise

    Started by mklotz, Dec 23, 2016 01:21 PM
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    Dec 27, 2016, 08:08 AM Go to last post
  7. Magnetic base for a camera

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 9, 2014 01:28 AM
    • Replies: 3
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    Dec 26, 2016, 08:13 AM Go to last post
  8. Making robust Atlas 618 Milling Attachment

    Started by Topos, Sep 6, 2016 09:09 AM
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    Dec 25, 2016, 07:38 PM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Grinding machine for drum brakes.

    Started by tonyfoale, Dec 22, 2016 04:50 PM
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  10. Homemade copy lathe

    Started by connan, Dec 13, 2016 03:17 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    Dec 24, 2016, 04:32 AM Go to last post
  11. Post Swage plate for bicks, fullers,etc

    Started by Philip Davies, Dec 22, 2016 09:17 AM
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    Dec 24, 2016, 03:09 AM Go to last post
  12. Lightbulb Fly cutter. No mill needed

    Started by Cascao, Dec 20, 2016 05:54 AM
    bv20, fly cutter, lathe
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    Dec 24, 2016, 02:57 AM Go to last post
  13. Exclamation MT02 center drill

    Started by Cascao, Dec 20, 2016 05:35 AM
    center drill, mt02
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    Dec 24, 2016, 01:50 AM Go to last post
  14. Thumbs up New rebate plane

    Started by frugalolegeezer, Dec 19, 2016 12:55 PM
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    Dec 24, 2016, 01:44 AM Go to last post
  15. Motorcycle Trailer

    Started by charles scozzari, May 13, 2016 06:15 PM
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    Dec 23, 2016, 06:45 PM Go to last post
  16. Moved: Home made horizontal milling machine.

    Started by tonyfoale, Dec 16, 2016 04:14 PM
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  17. Cool new knife and sheath

    Started by frugalolegeezer, Dec 19, 2016 01:15 PM
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    Dec 23, 2016, 08:29 AM Go to last post
  18. Toe Jack

    Started by DanLins, Dec 22, 2016 04:20 PM
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    Dec 23, 2016, 08:24 AM Go to last post
  19. bead roller parts

    Started by tonc, Dec 17, 2016 11:26 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    Dec 22, 2016, 03:36 AM Go to last post
  20. Moved: Cylinder boring without a cylinder borer.

    Started by tonyfoale, Dec 15, 2016 04:27 PM
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