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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. Moved: Bending Strap to Angles Greater than 90

    Started by rgsparber, Jan 7, 2015 05:57 AM
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    Jan 11, 2015, 10:51 PM Go to last post
  2. Shop Press--Sheet metal Punch attachment.

    Started by Captainleeward, Jan 5, 2015 04:32 PM
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  3. Shop Press -- Custom Pump Handle

    Started by Captainleeward, Jan 6, 2015 02:41 PM
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  4. Moved: Homemade vs. Commercial Drill Stops

    Started by Paul Jones, Jan 7, 2015 07:53 PM
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    Jan 10, 2015, 06:51 PM Go to last post
  5. Shop Press Ram Rod Foot Fixture

    Started by Captainleeward, Jan 6, 2015 02:39 PM
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  6. Shop press -- Base plate Fixture

    Started by Captainleeward, Jan 6, 2015 02:36 PM
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  7. Moved: Understand a Rotary Table with Top Cross Slide

    Started by rgsparber, Jan 7, 2015 06:05 AM
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  8. Work Bench

    Started by atlinwi202, Apr 21, 2013 08:34 PM
    storage, woodworking, work bench
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  9. Lightbulb Doc's Toy Workshop Tool Spinner

    Started by Doc, Jan 5, 2015 05:43 AM
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  10. Moved: Pump Oil Can

    Started by robert62, Dec 29, 2014 10:38 AM
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  11. Lightbulb Doc's Tool Spinner

    Started by Doc, Jan 5, 2015 03:45 AM
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  12. I built a stand to hang my auger on.

    Started by aprejean, Jan 3, 2015 01:29 PM
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  13. Angle Plates 30-60-90Degrees

    Started by rossbotics, Jan 3, 2015 12:36 PM
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  14. Rock Maple Soft Fixture for Boring Thin Parts

    Started by Paul Jones, Dec 31, 2014 12:13 PM
    boring, clamping, faceplate, fixture, lathe tool
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  15. Moved: Mobile carpenters bench

    Started by Powless Design, Jan 1, 2015 01:33 PM
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  16. Wind Turbine 2 HAWT

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 12, 2014 04:53 AM
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  17. Weeds puller

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 30, 2014 03:28 PM
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