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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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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. Helping Hand

    Started by nortin, May 17, 2013 04:53 PM
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  2. Free Bench Guillotine CAD drawings

    Started by seventhheaven, May 13, 2013 12:39 PM
    bench guillotine, cad drawings
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    May 13, 2013, 01:16 PM Go to last post
  3. New Tools

    Started by Champy, May 11, 2013 01:58 PM
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    May 13, 2013, 10:22 AM Go to last post
  4. Power bleeder leak fix

    Started by chief36chevy, May 3, 2013 03:56 PM
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    May 10, 2013, 12:44 PM Go to last post
  5. Adding a comalong to an engine crane.

    Started by chief36chevy, May 8, 2013 01:22 PM
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    May 9, 2013, 10:18 AM Go to last post
  6. Tilt able cab dolly

    Started by chief36chevy, May 8, 2013 12:49 PM
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    May 8, 2013, 12:58 PM Go to last post
  7. Cab lifting device

    Started by chief36chevy, May 8, 2013 12:24 PM
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    May 8, 2013, 12:50 PM Go to last post
  8. More of my tools

    Started by Rob G, Apr 10, 2012 05:06 PM
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    May 7, 2013, 10:57 AM Go to last post
  9. Bead roller

    Started by Ron B, Apr 28, 2013 05:55 AM
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  10. Sandbag

    Started by Workshopshed, Apr 25, 2013 10:17 AM
    sheet metal
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    Apr 25, 2013, 11:03 AM Go to last post
  11. Collet nut wrench

    Started by Ron B, Apr 25, 2013 06:40 AM
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  12. A pincushion

    Started by Patrick, Apr 10, 2013 12:54 AM
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    Apr 23, 2013, 07:54 AM Go to last post
  13. Drill Press Table

    Started by atlinwi202, Apr 21, 2013 08:29 PM
    drill press table
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    Apr 22, 2013, 12:49 PM Go to last post
  14. Software Tool to assist with Lathe Turning

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 21, 2013 08:04 AM
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    Apr 22, 2013, 12:43 PM Go to last post
  15. various bits

    Started by naughtyboy, Apr 21, 2013 05:27 AM
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    Apr 22, 2013, 12:39 PM Go to last post
  16. Rotating tray entrainé by an engine

    Started by c.phili, Apr 16, 2013 11:49 PM
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    Apr 17, 2013, 09:57 AM Go to last post
  17. Pipe alignment/welding clamp

    Started by EclecticNeophyte, Apr 14, 2013 07:30 PM
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    Apr 15, 2013, 08:44 AM Go to last post
  18. Slip Rolls

    Started by gwernick, Apr 11, 2013 12:34 AM
    sheet metal
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    Apr 15, 2013, 08:36 AM Go to last post
  19. How do I post a new tool?

    Started by gwernick, Apr 10, 2013 12:03 AM
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    Apr 10, 2013, 12:45 PM Go to last post
  20. A centering of log

    Started by Patrick, Apr 10, 2013 01:06 AM
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