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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. Horizontal mortising machine

    Started by Marc Broussard, Jan 7, 2017 05:44 AM
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  2. Moved: Repurposing a Torx Bit as a Broach.

    Started by astroracer, Jan 5, 2017 06:53 PM
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  3. Help for short arms

    Started by connan, Jan 6, 2017 01:43 PM
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  4. Moved: Motorcycle clutch basket refurb

    Started by olderdan, Jan 2, 2017 01:14 PM
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  5. Pin socket wrench for Enerpac hand pump

    Started by mattthemuppet, Jan 5, 2017 06:45 PM
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    Jan 6, 2017, 01:07 PM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Machine Tool Dial Making Fixture

    Started by rossbotics, Jan 3, 2017 02:52 PM
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  7. Simple bar clamps

    Started by Tuomas, Jan 5, 2017 12:37 PM
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  8. Router table

    Started by connan, Jan 4, 2017 12:02 PM
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    Jan 6, 2017, 08:06 AM Go to last post
  9. Lathe soft jaws

    Started by bstanga, Dec 28, 2016 09:41 AM
    jaws, lathe chuck, milling cutter
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    Jan 6, 2017, 07:51 AM Go to last post
  10. Improving A Dremel Drillpress

    Started by rgsparber, Dec 26, 2016 04:28 PM
    dremel drill press
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    Jan 6, 2017, 07:25 AM Go to last post
  11. Battery powered portable carving tool

    Started by mgrlvr, Jan 4, 2017 11:29 PM
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  12. Moved: Lightweight Surface Plate Cover

    Started by Paul Jones, Dec 29, 2016 10:13 PM
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  13. Moved: New handle

    Started by frugalolegeezer, Dec 30, 2016 08:17 PM
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  14. Mach3's Screw Mapping

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 22, 2015 01:05 PM
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    cnc, mach3, rf-30
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  15. speed reducer for DP220 drill press

    Started by kerrylbuxton, Jan 3, 2017 03:42 PM
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    Jan 4, 2017, 09:02 AM Go to last post
  16. Moved: Thread Identifier Caddy

    Started by Paul Jones, Dec 31, 2016 07:47 PM
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  17. Freeze thaw indicatorr

    Started by Frank S, Dec 30, 2016 09:41 AM
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  18. Moved: Jigsaw Table

    Started by markfitz, Jul 23, 2016 03:52 PM
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