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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: 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. Least favorite shop visitor comment?

    Started by kbalch, Jun 22, 2015 03:33 PM
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  2. Table Saw and Jointer Dolly

    Started by Paul Jones, Jun 21, 2015 07:33 PM
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    Jun 22, 2015, 01:03 PM Go to last post
  3. Measuring an End Mill's Effective Diameter

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 21, 2015 07:05 PM
    end mill, error, measurement technique, mill
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    Jun 22, 2015, 01:01 PM Go to last post
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  4. Red face Front hub remover hydraulic

    Started by ederangelo, Jun 16, 2015 08:39 AM
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    Jun 21, 2015, 05:06 PM Go to last post
  5. Small Hole Deburring Tools

    Started by Paul Jones, Jun 18, 2015 08:24 AM
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    Jun 21, 2015, 04:56 PM Go to last post
  6. Moved: My Homemade 18" Band saw

    Started by mr95gst, Jun 12, 2015 02:02 PM
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  7. Layout jig for round tubing

    Started by astroracer, Jun 12, 2015 09:25 AM
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    Jun 17, 2015, 09:16 PM Go to last post
  8. Hex Bit Bars

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 11, 2015 07:21 AM
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  9. dust collector

    Started by panosam, Jun 15, 2015 08:49 AM
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  10. Power feed for my mill.

    Started by blackangus, Mar 24, 2015 10:04 PM
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  11. Machined "v" Block

    Started by Captainleeward, Jan 6, 2015 02:50 PM
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    Jun 16, 2015, 02:46 PM Go to last post
  12. Moved: Multi V Block

    Started by rossbotics, Jun 11, 2015 02:55 AM
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  13. Quick and dirty press

    Started by baskarz, Jun 11, 2015 05:08 AM
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    Jun 15, 2015, 08:31 PM Go to last post
  14. Moved: 170 Amp MOT Stick Welder

    Started by scorch, Jun 14, 2015 08:15 PM
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  15. Lathe Chuck Anti-Spin Dog

    Started by astroracer, Jun 11, 2015 05:55 PM
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    Jun 15, 2015, 03:24 PM Go to last post
  16. Cut-off jig for round tubing

    Started by astroracer, Jun 12, 2015 09:34 AM
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    Jun 15, 2015, 03:22 PM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Fixturing A Semicircle

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 13, 2015 08:57 AM
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  18. Moved: x-axis dro for my vintage lathe.

    Started by schor, Jun 6, 2015 10:38 PM
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  19. bushing removal tool

    Started by schor, Jun 10, 2015 09:50 AM
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