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

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  1. adjustable 4 jaw chuck keys

    Started by mattthemuppet, Oct 9, 2016 07:21 PM
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    Oct 13, 2016, 01:01 AM Go to last post
  2. SANDING DRUM RACK

    Started by morsa, Oct 9, 2016 02:45 PM
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  3. Thread die holder

    Started by baskarz, May 21, 2015 06:03 AM
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    Oct 11, 2016, 08:06 PM Go to last post
  4. Hey everyone

    Started by Livyx, Oct 3, 2016 08:47 PM
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  5. WOODEN CABINET NESTED IN AN IRON TABLE

    Started by morsa, Oct 6, 2016 05:32 PM
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  6. Forstner bit extension

    Started by Frank S, Oct 9, 2016 01:54 AM
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    Oct 11, 2016, 07:10 AM Go to last post
  7. Tablesaw dust collection enclosure

    Started by amillar, Jan 28, 2014 02:21 PM
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  8. table leg drilling jig

    Started by Sourdough, Oct 5, 2016 09:51 AM
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  9. Harbor Freight Tubing Roller upgrade

    Started by KustomsbyKent, Sep 21, 2016 02:22 PM
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  10. How to: Vfd with a drum Switch

    Started by bstanga, May 8, 2016 08:49 PM
    3phase, mill, vfd
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    Oct 10, 2016, 12:37 PM Go to last post
  11. Moved: ULTRAVIOLET CHEESE PRESERVER

    Started by Don42, Oct 5, 2016 09:40 AM
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  12. Round Column Mill Quick Depth Stop

    Started by pfredX1, Oct 1, 2016 05:21 PM
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  13. Moved: Mini Lathe Multiple Banjos Single Point Threading

    Started by jjr2001, Oct 2, 2016 06:22 PM
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  14. Arbor for reducing washers OD

    Started by Frank S, Oct 3, 2016 09:33 PM
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    PJs
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  15. How to make a Jeweled Titanium Pillbox

    Started by bstanga, Oct 8, 2016 08:44 AM
    jeweling, threading, titanium, turning
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  16. Advanced Grinding Rest

    Started by DonRecardo, Oct 4, 2016 02:10 PM
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  17. Moved: CNC RC Motor Spindle

    Started by jjr2001, Oct 5, 2016 06:07 PM
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  18. A basic, but capable, Dividing Head

    Started by Metaler, Oct 2, 2016 10:07 AM
    dividing head, harold hall
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  19. Circle and Arc Compass

    Started by Redwoods, Oct 5, 2016 10:16 PM
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  20. CNC Spindle Plates

    Started by jjr2001, Oct 5, 2016 05:05 PM
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