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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: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 03:49 PM
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  1. Moved: Small Machinist Jack

    Started by Paul Jones, Jun 27, 2015 10:39 AM
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  2. Locking Tool tappet of valve.

    Started by Hotz, Jun 25, 2015 08:54 PM
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    Jun 26, 2015, 11:42 PM Go to last post
  3. Installer seals Valves

    Started by Hotz, Jun 25, 2015 07:24 PM
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    Jun 26, 2015, 09:20 PM Go to last post
  4. Vernier Tool Box and Custom Swivel Hinge

    Started by Catfish, Jun 25, 2015 01:54 PM
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    Jun 26, 2015, 09:09 PM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Homebrew CNC Engraver

    Started by kd8wdave, Jun 21, 2015 07:24 PM
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  6. Moved: SCR Motor Speed Control made from salvaged parts

    Started by Paul Jones, Jun 25, 2015 10:13 AM
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  7. Moved: Mini Lathe Cross Slide DRO

    Started by DaveInPA, Jun 22, 2015 09:52 AM
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  8. How to upload photos...

    Started by kbalch, Jun 22, 2015 06:55 PM
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  9. Least favorite shop visitor comment?

    Started by kbalch, Jun 22, 2015 04:33 PM
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  10. Table Saw and Jointer Dolly

    Started by Paul Jones, Jun 21, 2015 08:33 PM
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  11. Measuring an End Mill's Effective Diameter

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 21, 2015 08:05 PM
    end mill, error, measurement technique, mill
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  12. Red face Front hub remover hydraulic

    Started by ederangelo, Jun 16, 2015 09:39 AM
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    Jun 21, 2015, 06:06 PM Go to last post
  13. Small Hole Deburring Tools

    Started by Paul Jones, Jun 18, 2015 09:24 AM
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    Jun 21, 2015, 05:56 PM Go to last post
  14. Moved: My Homemade 18" Band saw

    Started by mr95gst, Jun 12, 2015 03:02 PM
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  15. Layout jig for round tubing

    Started by astroracer, Jun 12, 2015 10:25 AM
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  16. Hex Bit Bars

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 11, 2015 08:21 AM
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  17. dust collector

    Started by panosam, Jun 15, 2015 09:49 AM
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    Jun 17, 2015, 10:13 PM Go to last post
  18. Power feed for my mill.

    Started by blackangus, Mar 24, 2015 11:04 PM
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    Jun 16, 2015, 06:02 PM Go to last post
  19. Machined "v" Block

    Started by Captainleeward, Jan 6, 2015 03:50 PM
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