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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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    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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

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  1. Differential rebuild stand

    Started by TexBuxer, Mar 5, 2017 08:54 AM
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  2. Mill table slot insert covers (aluminum)

    Started by bobs409, Mar 4, 2017 03:22 PM
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    Mar 7, 2017, 06:55 AM Go to last post
  3. Plate joining jig

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 18, 2014 07:00 AM
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    Mar 7, 2017, 12:54 AM Go to last post
  4. Screwless Toolmakers Vice

    Started by Al8236, Mar 4, 2017 11:58 AM
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    Mar 6, 2017, 05:03 PM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Micrometer Carriage Stop for Atlas lathe

    Started by Al8236, Mar 3, 2017 12:12 PM
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  6. Candies and chocolates coffer

    Started by rendoman, Feb 20, 2017 05:35 PM
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    Mar 6, 2017, 12:26 PM Go to last post
  7. Mallets

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 18, 2014 02:47 PM
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    Mar 5, 2017, 04:54 AM Go to last post
  8. Moved: Hole cutter

    Started by olderdan, Mar 1, 2017 12:10 PM
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  9. DRUM SANDER AND SANDING BELTS

    Started by Loeria, Feb 19, 2017 09:09 PM
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  10. Moved: Universal Grinding Fixture

    Started by rossbotics, Feb 27, 2017 04:42 PM
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  11. Auditing Water Usage

    Started by rgsparber, Feb 28, 2017 09:50 AM
    concervation, excel, water usage
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    Mar 3, 2017, 05:36 AM Go to last post
  12. My angle grinder chop saw

    Started by Bullet500, Mar 2, 2017 03:56 AM
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  13. Post Pot chuck

    Started by Cascao, Mar 1, 2017 06:46 AM
    chuck, lathe, pot chuck
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  14. Mini table saw

    Started by panosam, Jun 3, 2015 04:49 AM
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  15. Metal Lathe Taper Attachment bracket

    Started by DanLins, Feb 26, 2017 03:08 PM
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    Mar 1, 2017, 05:55 AM Go to last post
  16. Extra wide mini excavator bucket

    Started by Frank S, Feb 26, 2017 01:32 PM
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    Mar 1, 2017, 05:52 AM Go to last post
  17. Adjustable Laser Cutter Platform (Spring Loaded)

    Started by scorch, Feb 25, 2017 11:08 PM
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  18. Moved: Hand flat vise

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 6, 2014 05:38 AM
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  19. Need a plug in battery analogue for 6v - 9v LEDs

    Started by sdiggman, Feb 28, 2017 04:00 PM
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