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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. Truss Tube Telescope Mount

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 26, 2014 02:22 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    Dec 1, 2014, 01:18 PM Go to last post
  2. Sheet Metal Bender Truss Mod

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 26, 2014 01:58 PM
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    Dec 1, 2014, 01:06 PM Go to last post
  3. Shop Press 1/4" Metal Bender

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 24, 2014 01:34 PM
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    Dec 1, 2014, 12:49 PM Go to last post
  4. Micro drill press

    Started by crazypj, Nov 23, 2014 05:04 PM
    • Replies: 6
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    Nov 30, 2014, 11:36 AM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Welder tip holder

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 25, 2014 11:58 AM
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  6. Moved: Homemade Belt Sander

    Started by Vernon, Nov 21, 2014 10:33 PM
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  7. Direct Drive Lathe 1/2 inch belt

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 25, 2014 12:07 PM
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    Nov 26, 2014, 02:49 PM Go to last post
  8. Reverse Tumbler Mod 9x20 HF Lathe

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 25, 2014 12:03 PM
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    Nov 26, 2014, 02:32 PM Go to last post
  9. Bending Iron

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 18, 2014 03:23 AM
    • Replies: 7
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    Nov 25, 2014, 08:16 PM Go to last post
  10. Tail stock side handle Mod.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 25, 2014 12:11 PM
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    Nov 25, 2014, 07:07 PM Go to last post
  11. Knob for speed control.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 25, 2014 12:09 PM
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  12. Lathe Spindle Hand Wheel Homemade.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 21, 2014 02:35 PM
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    Nov 25, 2014, 08:26 AM Go to last post
  13. Moved: WHAT'S UP TOOL HEADS

    Started by MASTERTECH, Nov 24, 2014 06:54 PM
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  14. Home Made Replacement Drill Press Crank Handle.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 18, 2014 02:16 PM
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  15. Home Made Grinder Plexi glass sheild

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 18, 2014 02:12 PM
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    Nov 23, 2014, 05:44 PM Go to last post
  16. Engraving tool

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 12, 2014 04:49 AM
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    Nov 23, 2014, 03:00 PM Go to last post
  17. Handing-over with nine of a very large divider

    Started by c.phili, Mar 14, 2013 12:17 AM
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    Nov 23, 2014, 02:52 PM Go to last post
  18. Pressure comb

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 20, 2014 03:28 PM
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    Nov 23, 2014, 02:46 PM Go to last post
  19. Grinding bench

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 20, 2014 03:18 PM
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