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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. Moved: Slide hammer center punch

    Started by mklotz, Feb 26, 2016 11:36 AM
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  2. must have tools

    Started by frugalolegeezer, Feb 25, 2016 07:33 PM
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  3. An X-Acto jar

    Started by mklotz, Feb 26, 2016 04:06 PM
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  4. Moved: T-handle tap wrench guide pin

    Started by mklotz, Feb 26, 2016 11:01 AM
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  5. Moved: Tap wrench guide

    Started by mklotz, Feb 26, 2016 09:57 AM
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  6. spray booth for models

    Started by hammer, Feb 26, 2016 04:26 AM
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    Feb 27, 2016, 07:28 AM Go to last post
  7. 22 Best Homemade Tools from ADVRider.com

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2016 01:50 PM
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  8. Moved: Home made ring roller, ongoing.

    Started by AdrianH, Feb 23, 2016 04:03 AM
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  9. 36 Best Homemade Tools from IForgeIron.com

    Started by Jon, Feb 25, 2016 03:12 PM
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  10. Double Bass Drum driveshaft

    Started by bstanga, Feb 25, 2016 02:26 PM
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  11. 27 Best Homemade Tools from OffRoadFabNet.com

    Started by Jon, Feb 25, 2016 06:30 PM
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  12. Engraving a form 1 suppressor

    Started by bstanga, Feb 24, 2016 08:14 PM
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  13. Moved: Kreg Jig base

    Started by earz, Feb 19, 2016 08:53 AM
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  14. Finished Thin strip jig experiment for table saw

    Started by tony_912, Feb 24, 2016 11:04 AM
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  15. Defining Arcs in CNC using Mach3

    Started by rgsparber, Feb 23, 2016 06:56 AM
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  16. 23 Best Homemade Tools from MadModder.net

    Started by Jon, Feb 24, 2016 04:01 PM
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  17. Home made vibratory tub.

    Started by AdrianH, Feb 21, 2016 03:40 PM
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  18. Moved: Lathe fast clamp Carriage stop

    Started by Cascao, Feb 22, 2016 07:46 AM
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  19. Home made tube bender for 45mm 2.5mm wall CDS tube

    Started by AdrianH, Feb 20, 2016 03:52 PM
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