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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

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Mini Lathe Tail Stock Center with a twist

    Started by jjr2001, Jun 15, 2017 07:04 PM
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    Jun 16, 2017, 06:48 AM Go to last post
  2. WARNING / Lathe Chuck Brake

    Started by LMMasterMariner, Jun 14, 2017 03:05 AM
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    Jun 15, 2017, 08:36 PM Go to last post
  3. Faking A Trapezoidal Left Hand 16 X 2 Nut

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 6, 2017 04:49 PM
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    Jun 14, 2017, 06:06 AM Go to last post
  4. End Knurling

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 6, 2017 05:31 PM
    lathe technique
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    Jun 14, 2017, 06:04 AM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Lathe Indexing Fixture

    Started by LMMasterMariner, Jun 12, 2017 06:06 PM
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  6. Moved: Logan 11" Lathe Carriage Stop

    Started by Catfish, Feb 8, 2014 11:58 AM
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    Jun 12, 2017, 12:44 PM Go to last post
  7. Moved: Bench vise mounted metal bender

    Started by bobs409, Jun 8, 2017 05:47 PM
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  8. Building a Homemade Trailer

    Started by Vernon, Jun 7, 2017 10:29 PM
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    Jun 10, 2017, 10:37 PM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Setup for grinding an ER32 collet chuck

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Jun 7, 2017 12:30 AM
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  10. HLVP paint gun holder

    Started by bobs409, Jun 8, 2017 05:53 PM
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    Jun 9, 2017, 07:15 AM Go to last post
  11. Guillotine tool build by ZDP-189

    Started by morganknives, Jun 5, 2017 08:18 AM
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    Jun 8, 2017, 04:00 AM Go to last post
  12. lapidary

    Started by Bill Hanson, Jun 1, 2017 10:58 AM
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  13. DIY housing for the bearing

    Started by adachsoft_com, Jun 6, 2017 03:46 AM
    bearing, diy, housing
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    Jun 6, 2017, 06:40 AM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Small storage racks.

    Started by Tuomas, Jun 5, 2017 04:42 AM
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  15. Wigglers

    Started by mklotz, Sep 13, 2015 04:09 PM
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    Jun 5, 2017, 11:44 PM Go to last post
  16. [Portuguese] - Bancada para electrónica

    Started by Serra Cabo, Jun 4, 2017 09:25 AM
    bancada para electrónica, bench for electronics
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  17. Project: 5C Collet closer and D1-3 Camlock 5C Chuck

    Started by jgedde, Oct 16, 2012 07:37 PM
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  18. Moved: 3 speed lathe milling attachment

    Started by olderdan, Jun 1, 2017 08:04 AM
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