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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

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

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  1. A basic, but capable, Dividing Head

    Started by Metaler, Oct 2, 2016 10:07 AM
    dividing head, harold hall
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    Oct 7, 2016, 07:47 AM Go to last post
  2. Circle and Arc Compass

    Started by Redwoods, Oct 5, 2016 10:16 PM
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    Oct 7, 2016, 07:43 AM Go to last post
  3. CNC Spindle Plates

    Started by jjr2001, Oct 5, 2016 05:05 PM
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    Oct 7, 2016, 07:40 AM Go to last post
  4. Mouth Piece Bending Jig

    Started by txtwang, Oct 4, 2016 12:59 PM
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    Oct 6, 2016, 11:00 PM Go to last post
  5. Table Saw and Router Work Center with T-Square Fence

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 24, 2016 05:05 PM
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    Oct 6, 2016, 07:08 AM Go to last post
  6. Moved: A different QC Toolpost

    Started by olderdan, Jul 14, 2016 12:36 PM
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  7. Dro Mounting Panel for the Readouts Mini Mill

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 28, 2016 03:54 PM
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    Oct 5, 2016, 03:15 PM Go to last post
  8. Heavy duty work stands on wheels

    Started by Frank S, Oct 3, 2016 10:15 PM
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  9. Tilting Table for jig welding

    Started by Frank S, Oct 3, 2016 10:09 PM
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    Oct 5, 2016, 04:55 AM Go to last post
  10. Cheap Drawer Slide CNC Machine

    Started by pfredX1, Sep 30, 2016 12:01 AM
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  11. Titanium Ring making tool

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Sep 27, 2016 03:11 PM
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    Oct 4, 2016, 03:27 PM Go to last post
  12. Lightbulb Plans for a diamond wheel dressing fixture?

    Started by Caldude53, Sep 25, 2016 03:50 PM
    diamond carbide sharpener, diamond dressing holders, grinding wheel dressing
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  13. JIGSAW TABLE

    Started by morsa, Sep 30, 2016 11:57 AM
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  14. Soft Jaws making and using

    Started by Metaler, Sep 25, 2016 09:16 AM
    harold hall, making, soft jaws
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    Oct 2, 2016, 09:39 AM Go to last post
  15. Moved: Dog wheelchair

    Started by lazarus, Jul 7, 2016 08:18 PM
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  16. Moved: Optical Center Punch Self Holding Punch

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 12, 2016 03:06 PM
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  17. Lathe Carriage Dial Indicator

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 28, 2016 03:45 PM
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  18. Carver's mallet

    Started by morsa, Sep 30, 2016 12:22 PM
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    Oct 1, 2016, 03:30 AM Go to last post
  19. CIRCLE-CUTTING JIG FOR BAND SAW

    Started by morsa, Sep 28, 2016 01:19 PM
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