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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

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  1. Dril

    Started by riaanras, Aug 15, 2013 03:27 AM
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  2. tube holding jig

    Started by naughtyboy, Aug 11, 2013 10:47 AM
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    Aug 12, 2013, 08:27 AM Go to last post
  3. bike frame jig

    Started by naughtyboy, Aug 10, 2013 10:09 AM
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    Aug 12, 2013, 08:25 AM Go to last post
  4. iPod Touch(r) holder for photography

    Started by rgsparber, Aug 5, 2013 03:06 PM
    expanded pvc, mill, smart phone
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    Aug 6, 2013, 11:43 AM Go to last post
  5. Made a heavy G clamp

    Started by Ed., Aug 4, 2013 03:53 AM
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    Aug 5, 2013, 11:15 AM Go to last post
  6. Stepped Fingers for Harbor Freight 3 in1 Brake

    Started by astroracer, Aug 4, 2013 04:33 PM
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  7. A "security" compression spring die

    Started by Okapi, Aug 4, 2013 05:24 PM
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    Aug 5, 2013, 11:10 AM Go to last post
  8. TIG Torch Holder

    Started by Workshopshed, Jul 28, 2013 03:10 AM
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    Jul 29, 2013, 08:47 AM Go to last post
  9. bike jig bushes

    Started by naughtyboy, Jul 27, 2013 08:35 AM
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    Jul 29, 2013, 08:45 AM Go to last post
  10. mini to small spot welder

    Started by romac, Feb 14, 2013 06:19 PM
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    Jul 28, 2013, 12:51 AM Go to last post
  11. Moved: BBQ Restoration

    Started by Workshopshed, Jul 26, 2013 09:55 AM
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  12. Cross Drilling Center Finder

    Started by rgsparber, Jul 25, 2013 05:04 PM
    center finder, drilling, layout, mill
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    Jul 26, 2013, 08:26 AM Go to last post
  13. Manual Numerical Control Ball Turning Program

    Started by rgsparber, Jul 14, 2013 12:51 PM
    cnc, lathe, manual numerical control, software, ti-83 plus
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    Jul 19, 2013, 08:19 AM Go to last post
  14. hammerhead anvil/ domestake holder

    Started by naughtyboy, Jul 18, 2013 03:23 AM
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    Jul 18, 2013, 06:39 PM Go to last post
  15. rd stock clamp and v-belt installer

    Started by naughtyboy, Jul 16, 2013 04:42 AM
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    Jul 16, 2013, 08:52 AM Go to last post
  16. small parts clamp plate

    Started by naughtyboy, Jul 14, 2013 08:24 AM
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    Jul 15, 2013, 08:34 AM Go to last post
  17. Cool Shop Press.

    Started by aametalmaster, Feb 16, 2013 07:51 PM
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  18. light and magnifier

    Started by naughtyboy, Jul 11, 2013 06:23 AM
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    Jul 11, 2013, 08:41 AM Go to last post
  19. 3 bits

    Started by naughtyboy, Jul 9, 2013 03:43 AM
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