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    Started by Jon, May 14, 2020 01:06 PM
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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. Bench

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 18, 2014 03:02 PM
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    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,786
    Doc
    Dec 26, 2014, 02:36 PM Go to last post
  2. Moved: Homemade rifling tool for barrels

    Started by Clinton, Dec 8, 2014 08:57 AM
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  3. socket extentions with handles

    Started by sossol, Dec 22, 2014 11:58 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 3,969
    Dec 25, 2014, 06:36 AM Go to last post
  4. C-Clamp English Wheel

    Started by KustomsbyKent, Dec 20, 2014 06:30 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 11,739
    Dec 24, 2014, 04:13 PM Go to last post
  5. Homemade Cast Iron Anvil

    Started by Paul Jones, Dec 23, 2014 10:14 PM
    anvil, cast iron, casting, green sand molding
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 4,072
    Dec 24, 2014, 03:18 PM Go to last post
  6. Watch and Clock Oiler

    Started by Paul Jones, Dec 23, 2014 05:43 PM
    clocks, oiler, oils & lubes, watches
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,662
    Dec 24, 2014, 03:17 PM Go to last post
  7. R53 MINI Cooper S serpentine belt tensioner tool

    Started by sossol, Dec 22, 2014 12:07 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 4,555
    Dec 23, 2014, 08:43 PM Go to last post
  8. Lathe Carriage Stop Digital Indicator

    Started by MetalDesigner, Dec 18, 2014 09:12 PM
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    • Replies: 11
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    Dec 23, 2014, 07:27 PM Go to last post
  9. Lightbulb Router table fence.

    Started by Powless Design, Dec 21, 2014 05:04 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Dec 22, 2014, 02:35 PM Go to last post
  10. Hammer handle

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 18, 2014 02:17 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,408
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    Dec 22, 2014, 02:06 PM Go to last post
  11. Vacuum nozzle - the small one

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 11, 2014 12:27 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,691
    Dec 22, 2014, 07:33 AM Go to last post
  12. Luthier knives

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 18, 2014 02:32 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,539
    Dec 21, 2014, 01:56 PM Go to last post
  13. Lining clamps for violin making

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 18, 2014 09:24 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    Dec 21, 2014, 08:31 AM Go to last post
  14. QCTP Bracket for Test Indicator Holder Arm

    Started by Paul Jones, Dec 18, 2014 08:58 AM
    dial test indicator, lathe, measurement, qctp
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,020
    Dec 19, 2014, 10:44 AM Go to last post
  15. Tenon saw

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 17, 2014 08:10 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,730
    Dec 18, 2014, 12:40 AM Go to last post
  16. Table saw sled

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 17, 2014 09:35 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,178
    Dec 17, 2014, 07:44 PM Go to last post
  17. Thumbs up Congratulations captainleeward, #1 tool builder!

    Started by Jon, Dec 1, 2014 02:44 PM
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    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 1,970
    Dec 17, 2014, 09:36 AM Go to last post
  18. 3D-Printed MT-3 (Morse Taper) Shelf Inserts

    Started by MetalDesigner, Dec 11, 2014 11:20 AM
    • Replies: 7
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    Dec 16, 2014, 08:31 PM Go to last post
  19. Blacksmith bellows

    Started by azur, Dec 12, 2014 03:44 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,988
    Dec 16, 2014, 06:11 PM Go to last post
  20. Tool Rack for Lathe Tailstock Tooling

    Started by Paul Jones, Dec 10, 2014 01:25 PM
    lathe, tailstock, tool rack, tool storage
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 3,093
    Dec 15, 2014, 04:36 PM Go to last post



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