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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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  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. Monthly "Best Commenter" Contest

    Started by kbalch, Jun 2, 2014 01:31 PM
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  2. Tilting Panel Saw

    Started by togeyr, Jun 29, 2014 03:03 PM
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    Jul 1, 2014, 04:45 PM Go to last post
  3. Squaring Up a Frame

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 27, 2014 12:23 PM
    90, measurement, welding
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    Jun 30, 2014, 11:22 AM Go to last post
  4. Angled Half Nut

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 20, 2014 12:49 PM
    fastener, metalworking, mill, quicknut, speednut
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    Jun 25, 2014, 03:38 PM Go to last post
  5. Swarf Magnet

    Started by Colin70, Jun 23, 2014 06:40 PM
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    Jun 24, 2014, 04:52 PM Go to last post
  6. Air Tool Holder

    Started by kjohnson, Jun 23, 2014 11:32 PM
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    Jun 24, 2014, 04:41 PM Go to last post
  7. My home made drill press still need finishing

    Started by Terry1967, Jun 20, 2014 12:22 PM
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    Jun 24, 2014, 01:33 PM Go to last post
  8. Piggy Woodburner

    Started by Colin70, Jun 23, 2014 07:34 PM
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  9. Height Marking Gauge/Magnifier stand all-in-one

    Started by Colin70, Jun 23, 2014 06:17 PM
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    Jun 24, 2014, 08:46 AM Go to last post
  10. Shortened Pallet Jack by 18 inches

    Started by MetalDesigner, Jun 17, 2014 10:32 PM
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    Jun 18, 2014, 05:47 PM Go to last post
  11. Tools for sandcasting

    Started by Workshopshed, Mar 6, 2013 07:54 AM
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  12. Folding work table

    Started by sossol, Jun 15, 2014 12:28 AM
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    Jun 16, 2014, 06:18 AM Go to last post
  13. Belt Sander

    Started by MAVL, Jun 15, 2014 02:32 PM
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    Jun 15, 2014, 05:14 PM Go to last post
  14. Volvo CV joint wood carver

    Started by sossol, Jun 10, 2014 10:38 PM
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    Jun 15, 2014, 04:38 PM Go to last post
  15. Looking for ideas

    Started by stan leiter, Feb 5, 2014 04:10 PM
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    Jun 15, 2014, 02:23 AM Go to last post
  16. Best placement of burner for an aluminum forge

    Started by birch97, Mar 17, 2014 04:11 PM
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  17. bamboo mallets

    Started by sossol, Jun 11, 2014 09:54 PM
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    Jun 13, 2014, 08:45 AM Go to last post
  18. Scooter Stand

    Started by remedyman, Jun 4, 2014 06:15 PM
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