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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

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Moved: 6" x 48" Belt Sander

    Started by atlinwi202, Apr 21, 2013 08:24 PM
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  2. Moved: Adjustable Height Gantry Hoist

    Started by MetalDesigner, Sep 22, 2015 03:54 PM
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  3. [Woodturning] Drive center for chuck

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Sep 30, 2015 10:12 AM
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    Oct 1, 2015, 07:20 AM Go to last post
  4. Moved: Tig Pedal Simplified DIY

    Started by Gadgeteer, Sep 25, 2015 08:30 PM
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  5. Moved: Homemade Log-Making press tool--Log Jammer

    Started by DrByte, Sep 28, 2015 08:21 AM
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  6. Hydraulic Motorcycle Trailer

    Started by Jerrdan john, Aug 4, 2015 06:12 PM
    • Replies: 7
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    Sep 29, 2015, 07:55 PM Go to last post
  7. Unimat SL Adjustable Drill Stop

    Started by Paul Jones, Sep 26, 2015 02:12 PM
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    Sep 29, 2015, 01:57 PM Go to last post
  8. Aligning the X axis Leadscrew on a RF-30

    Started by rgsparber, Sep 26, 2015 11:18 AM
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    alignment, backlash, rf-30 mill/drill
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    Sep 29, 2015, 09:42 AM Go to last post
  9. Media Blasting Cabinet

    Started by GeneT95, Sep 28, 2015 07:51 PM
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    Sep 29, 2015, 04:33 AM Go to last post
  10. Axle nut sockets

    Started by Frank S, Sep 24, 2015 08:16 PM
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    Sep 26, 2015, 06:41 AM Go to last post
  11. Moved: Ultimate Hand Plane Storage

    Started by Brendon, Sep 18, 2015 03:51 PM
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  12. Press break attachment for a shop press

    Started by Frank S, Sep 22, 2015 05:12 PM
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    Sep 25, 2015, 03:47 AM Go to last post
  13. Vertical saw attachment for my band saw

    Started by Frank S, Sep 22, 2015 05:04 PM
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    Sep 25, 2015, 03:37 AM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Shop press with Forming die and punch

    Started by Frank S, Sep 22, 2015 05:31 PM
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  15. Moved: Customized Clamps for Welding Table

    Started by MetalDesigner, Dec 7, 2013 03:49 PM
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  16. Adjustable spanner

    Started by mklotz, Sep 13, 2015 03:30 PM
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    Sep 20, 2015, 03:29 PM Go to last post
  17. Shop Made Knurling Tool

    Started by leversole, Sep 12, 2015 01:43 PM
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    Sep 20, 2015, 02:52 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
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    Sep 19, 2015, 10:55 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 660
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    Sep 18, 2015, 12:45 PM Go to last post
  18. Improving the RF-30 Mill/Drill X Axis Take Up Nut

    Started by rgsparber, Sep 18, 2015 06:29 AM
    backlash, mill/drill, rf-30, take up nut
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    Sep 18, 2015, 12:44 PM Go to last post



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