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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. Large Depth Gague.

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 18, 2014 10:26 AM
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    Oct 19, 2014, 02:28 AM Go to last post
  2. Inside radius deburing handle.

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 16, 2014 02:22 PM
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    Oct 17, 2014, 10:50 AM Go to last post
  3. sandbast/soda cabinet

    Started by benchracer1, Oct 11, 2014 10:44 PM
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    Oct 14, 2014, 07:46 PM Go to last post
  4. SMALL TRANSPORT CART

    Started by kzmaher, Oct 10, 2014 03:11 AM
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    Oct 14, 2014, 02:25 PM Go to last post
  5. Woodturning small size round skew

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 14, 2014 02:55 AM
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    Oct 14, 2014, 08:28 AM Go to last post
  6. Striking Saw

    Started by CedarSlayer, Oct 13, 2014 04:41 PM
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  7. Bird Cage Awls

    Started by CedarSlayer, Oct 12, 2014 07:37 PM
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  8. Adjustable Steady rest for the Lathe.

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 13, 2014 12:27 PM
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  9. Home Made Knurler

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 13, 2014 12:56 PM
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  10. Ball Turner for the Lathe.

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 13, 2014 12:45 PM
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    Oct 13, 2014, 02:30 PM Go to last post
  11. Lathe Face Plate.

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 13, 2014 12:43 PM
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  12. Chuck Release Handle.

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 13, 2014 12:32 PM
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  13. Talking Luthier purfling cutter

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Jul 16, 2014 03:29 AM
    guitar bending, luthier, purfling cutter, purfling scriber., violin purfling
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    Oct 12, 2014, 06:34 PM Go to last post
  14. DIY TImber Arch

    Started by cbroman77, Oct 6, 2014 09:21 PM
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    Oct 11, 2014, 12:58 PM Go to last post
  15. Machinist Depth Gauge

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 9, 2014 08:43 PM
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    Oct 11, 2014, 12:38 PM Go to last post
  16. Machinist Level

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 9, 2014 08:37 PM
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  17. Moved: A Carving platform

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  18. Machinist Vise on Tilting Table

    Started by Captainleeward, Sep 29, 2014 05:47 PM
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