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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. CLICKER PRESS

    Started by JD62, Dec 31, 2016 08:19 PM
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  2. Moved: Piston crown thickness measuring thingie.

    Started by tonyfoale, Dec 17, 2016 02:20 PM
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  3. Rifle receiver facing mandrel

    Started by tbonesmith, Jul 5, 2013 01:38 PM
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    Dec 31, 2016, 02:57 PM Go to last post
  4. Knife sheath

    Started by frugalolegeezer, Dec 30, 2016 07:52 PM
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    Dec 31, 2016, 09:50 AM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Carved Spoon

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 29, 2016 09:59 AM
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  6. Building a brake line bending fixture.

    Started by astroracer, Dec 28, 2016 07:31 PM
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    Dec 30, 2016, 04:29 PM Go to last post
  7. Moved: Why crowned pulleys and bandsaw wheels?

    Started by tonyfoale, Dec 27, 2016 03:35 PM
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  8. Cup Holder Camera Mount

    Started by Harvey Melvin Richards, Dec 29, 2016 05:18 PM
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    Dec 30, 2016, 12:45 PM Go to last post
  9. extendable air nozzle

    Started by frugalolegeezer, Dec 29, 2016 07:22 PM
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    Dec 30, 2016, 05:47 AM Go to last post
  10. Smile rose arch

    Started by phil-s, Dec 24, 2016 04:36 PM
    inovative ideas wanted
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    Dec 29, 2016, 01:26 PM Go to last post
  11. Where are forge plans?

    Started by jochaanen19, Dec 28, 2016 08:50 AM
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  12. Do you want professional draftspeople to draft plans of your tools?

    Started by Jon, Dec 7, 2016 12:33 PM
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  13. Making a Crush Collet

    Started by rgsparber, Dec 22, 2016 03:31 PM
    3 jaw chuck, lathe, soft jaws, tir
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    Dec 28, 2016, 05:48 AM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Measuring tapers

    Started by mklotz, Dec 12, 2016 11:20 AM
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  15. Inadequate pressure in cyclone dust colector

    Started by Hentiev, Dec 27, 2016 02:49 AM
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  16. Moved: Inverting an hydraulic jack for a workshop press.

    Started by tonyfoale, Dec 13, 2016 03:05 PM
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  17. Moved: Tailstock alignment.

    Started by tonyfoale, Dec 17, 2016 03:08 PM
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  18. Prismatic jaw for Panavise

    Started by mklotz, Dec 23, 2016 01:21 PM
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  19. Magnetic base for a camera

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 9, 2014 01:28 AM
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    Dec 26, 2016, 08:13 AM Go to last post
  20. Making robust Atlas 618 Milling Attachment

    Started by Topos, Sep 6, 2016 09:09 AM
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