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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. Mill Depth indicator mount.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 6, 2014 11:31 AM
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    Nov 8, 2014, 03:05 AM Go to last post
  2. Reading tool

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 6, 2014 01:26 AM
    • Replies: 6
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    Nov 8, 2014, 12:10 AM Go to last post
  3. Mill Carriage dial indicator mount.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 6, 2014 11:34 AM
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    Nov 6, 2014, 01:49 PM Go to last post
  4. Lathe Carriage Stop.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 5, 2014 01:46 PM
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    Nov 5, 2014, 05:20 PM Go to last post
  5. Vice Jaw stop for Band Saw

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 5, 2014 01:53 PM
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    Nov 5, 2014, 05:17 PM Go to last post
  6. Tap Rack

    Started by Catfish, Dec 15, 2013 12:28 PM
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  7. Thickness punch

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 4, 2014 01:34 AM
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    Nov 4, 2014, 06:50 PM Go to last post
  8. Center punch sharpening guide.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 3, 2014 04:07 PM
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  9. Thickness Gauge

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 3, 2014 09:27 AM
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  10. Self centering calipers

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 27, 2014 11:17 AM
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    Nov 3, 2014, 08:55 AM Go to last post
  11. 5" Sine Bar

    Started by rossbotics, Sep 9, 2014 02:56 AM
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    Nov 1, 2014, 03:39 AM Go to last post
  12. Woodturning versatile tool

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 14, 2014 02:41 AM
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    Oct 31, 2014, 06:42 PM Go to last post
  13. Mini Metal Lathe Digital Tachometer

    Started by Paul Jones, Oct 29, 2014 08:47 PM
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    Oct 31, 2014, 03:55 PM Go to last post
  14. A sanding gouge

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 30, 2014 09:05 AM
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    Oct 31, 2014, 02:22 PM Go to last post
  15. Pencil Shave

    Started by CedarSlayer, Oct 30, 2014 09:04 AM
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  16. Moved: Filing Machine

    Started by rossbotics, Oct 25, 2014 12:49 PM
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  17. Sharpening Jig for gouges

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 30, 2014 09:24 AM
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    Oct 31, 2014, 04:02 AM Go to last post
  18. Deep Hollowing Tool

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 30, 2014 08:32 AM
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  19. Plumbing Spanner

    Started by Workshopshed, Oct 29, 2014 11:26 AM
    • Replies: 2
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