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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. Center punch sharpening guide.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 3, 2014 04:07 PM
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    Nov 4, 2014, 06:39 PM Go to last post
  2. Thickness Gauge

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 3, 2014 09:27 AM
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  3. 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
  4. 5" Sine Bar

    Started by rossbotics, Sep 9, 2014 02:56 AM
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  5. 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
  6. Mini Metal Lathe Digital Tachometer

    Started by Paul Jones, Oct 29, 2014 08:47 PM
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  7. A sanding gouge

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 30, 2014 09:05 AM
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  8. Pencil Shave

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

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

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 30, 2014 09:24 AM
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  11. Deep Hollowing Tool

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

    Started by Workshopshed, Oct 29, 2014 11:26 AM
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  13. Bead Roller Modifications.

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 28, 2014 04:06 PM
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    Oct 29, 2014, 09:39 PM Go to last post
  14. Organizer Philips Screwdriver.

    Started by Hotz, Oct 27, 2014 05:50 PM
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    Oct 29, 2014, 08:59 PM Go to last post
  15. Shop Made English Wheel

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 24, 2014 02:03 PM
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  16. Scriber

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 27, 2014 05:46 AM
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  17. Shop Made Fly Cutter

    Started by Captainleeward, Oct 24, 2014 02:13 PM
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  18. pocket Inch<->mm converter

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 27, 2014 04:55 AM
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    Oct 27, 2014, 04:26 PM Go to last post
  19. 3D-Printed DRO Mounts for Milling Machine

    Started by MetalDesigner, Oct 24, 2014 08:18 PM
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