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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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    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
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  2. 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

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  1. Carving copier ongoing build

    Started by Jambutty john, Apr 4, 2016 12:44 PM
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  2. Lathe spindle indexer.

    Started by Cascao, Feb 12, 2016 11:25 AM
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  3. Moved: ER16 Collet Chuck for Unimat M12X1 Spindle

    Started by Paul Jones, Mar 16, 2016 09:49 PM
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  4. Smile Pocket Hole Jig...help!!

    Started by CelticLady540, Sep 25, 2015 08:18 AM
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  5. Treadles

    Started by gord, Oct 19, 2015 12:16 PM
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  6. Lightbulb 12" wood rounds

    Started by olympic, Apr 2, 2016 06:28 AM
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  7. Moved: Getting the most from your Dremel

    Started by mklotz, Aug 31, 2015 12:40 PM
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  8. Moved: Pocket tools

    Started by mklotz, Mar 24, 2016 03:09 PM
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  9. Simple drill guide

    Started by Frank S, Mar 30, 2016 10:40 PM
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  10. Handle for Miller welding machine

    Started by Frank S, Mar 30, 2016 10:08 PM
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  11. Generator and lawn mower service stand

    Started by Frank S, Mar 30, 2016 05:23 PM
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  12. scrolling jig

    Started by Frank S, Mar 30, 2016 05:02 PM
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  13. Moved: 500 MCM cable end swage block

    Started by Frank S, Mar 30, 2016 04:39 PM
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  14. My Computer Numeric Control Software Architecture

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 29, 2016 12:50 PM
    alibre pe, cambam, cnc mill, cnc wrapper, mach3
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  15. Moved: home made mounts for line boring

    Started by Frank S, Mar 20, 2016 12:48 AM
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  16. Moved: Foot operated stand for shrinker/stretcher

    Started by Eljorger, Mar 16, 2016 09:18 AM
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  17. Scrap metal folding break

    Started by Frank S, Mar 29, 2016 09:56 PM
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  18. [Woodturning] Polishing arbor

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Mar 29, 2016 11:33 AM
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