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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. bike repair clamp

    Started by chevy75, Jan 15, 2017 09:34 PM
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    Jan 17, 2017, 07:07 AM Go to last post
  2. Front Shock Mock Up Tool

    Started by astroracer, Jan 15, 2017 12:52 PM
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    Jan 17, 2017, 07:02 AM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Magnetic building board---RC Hobby--Any model building project

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 15, 2017 03:18 PM
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  4. T-Spar alignment tool....RC-Aircraft hobby

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 15, 2017 03:04 PM
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    Jan 17, 2017, 06:54 AM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Lathe alarm

    Started by mklotz, Jan 8, 2017 01:55 PM
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  6. Welder trolley.

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 12, 2017 11:06 AM
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    Jan 16, 2017, 06:54 PM Go to last post
  7. Moved: Starting small screw threads

    Started by olderdan, Jan 13, 2017 12:45 PM
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  8. Holley Carb Work Stand.

    Started by astroracer, Jan 15, 2017 12:44 PM
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    Jan 16, 2017, 06:44 PM Go to last post
  9. Moved: 105 Most-Thanked Homemade Tools of 2016

    Started by Jon, Jan 14, 2017 06:13 PM
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  10. Thread Gages (Training Wheels for a Newbie)

    Started by rgsparber, Jan 1, 2017 04:33 PM
    bolts, thread gage
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    Jan 14, 2017, 06:35 AM Go to last post
  11. Thumbs up Engine compression tester

    Started by Cascao, Jan 9, 2017 05:30 AM
    compression, engine, spark plug, test, tester
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  12. It's me !

    Started by texasrob, Jan 1, 2017 11:06 PM
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    Jan 13, 2017, 05:48 PM Go to last post
  13. Just a follow up to my Torx Bit Broach Thread.

    Started by astroracer, Jan 13, 2017 09:56 AM
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    Jan 13, 2017, 02:47 PM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Countersink gage

    Started by mklotz, Jan 8, 2017 02:30 PM
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  15. power hammer plqns

    Started by TONY2012, Nov 24, 2015 09:31 AM
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    Jan 13, 2017, 05:39 AM Go to last post
  16. Cool Drill press DRO from cheap calliper

    Started by Cascao, Jan 9, 2017 05:23 AM
    calliper, digital, drill, drill press, dro
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  17. Finger join jig

    Started by connan, Jan 9, 2017 02:35 PM
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    Jan 11, 2017, 08:50 AM Go to last post
  18. Moved: Metal identification tool

    Started by mklotz, Jan 3, 2017 11:18 AM
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