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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. Hardwood Marking Gauge

    Started by Catfish, Jan 14, 2014 06:29 PM
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  2. Copper Faced Hammer, small

    Started by Catfish, Jan 14, 2014 06:26 PM
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  3. solder centre

    Started by naughtyboy, Jan 10, 2014 04:42 AM
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  4. Motorcycle wheel building jig

    Started by akendall1966, Jan 2, 2014 04:30 PM
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  5. wood-fired portable oven

    Started by duncan.briffa, Jan 2, 2014 02:30 PM
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  6. Lightbulb adjustable step drill for bolt

    Started by glockart, Jan 2, 2014 01:44 PM
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  7. Drawing Compound Angled holes with 3D CAD

    Started by rgsparber, Dec 31, 2013 07:50 AM
    cad drawings, compound angles
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  8. Gingery Shaper

    Started by rgsparber, Dec 31, 2013 07:46 AM
    casting, shaper
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  9. Jack stand/car ramp

    Started by gto57, Dec 13, 2013 11:07 PM
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  10. MY frame saw

    Started by azur, Dec 19, 2013 06:46 PM
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  11. sheet metal profile cutter

    Started by duncan.briffa, Dec 16, 2013 01:53 PM
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  12. Plan / Drawing Holder

    Started by Catfish, Dec 15, 2013 10:57 AM
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  13. Drill Bit Rack

    Started by Catfish, Dec 13, 2013 03:44 PM
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  14. Fly Cutter 3" cutting dia.

    Started by Catfish, Dec 13, 2013 03:36 PM
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  15. Moved: Box for Tram Gage

    Started by Catfish, Dec 15, 2013 10:51 AM
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  16. Jaws for odd shapes.

    Started by ColWA, Dec 12, 2013 08:57 PM
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  17. Bottle openers

    Started by Workshopshed, Dec 12, 2013 09:26 AM
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