Free 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook:  
Become a founding member: 500+ tool plans, full site access, and more.

Forum: Tool Talk

General tool and shop talk. Ideas, pics, videos, builds, discussions, and jokes about tools and DIY.

Sub-Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

  1. Videos and GIFs of interesting or unusual machines in action.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 694
    • Posts: 2,795

    Last Post:

    High-quality black-and-white... Go to last post

    May 16, 2021, 03:17 PM

  2. Cars, trucks, motorcycles, wheels/tires, and various kinds of wheeled vehicles. Excludes trains, heavy equipment, wheeled tools, and tracked vehicles.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 748
    • Posts: 3,898

    Last Post:

    1974 XS/TX650 rebuild Go to last post

    by

    Today, 08:19 AM

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 5,794
    Jon
    Feb 26, 2020, 12:29 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 8,786
    Jon
    Feb 26, 2020, 12:27 PM Go to last post
  1. Miniature working shotgun - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 20, 2018 09:44 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 8,528
    Jul 12, 2020, 12:01 AM Go to last post
  2. Over/under shotgun mechanism in action - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 14, 2019 05:00 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,965
    Jul 11, 2020, 11:56 PM Go to last post
  3. Mushroom packing scale - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jul 11, 2020 09:51 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 653
    Jul 11, 2020, 09:51 PM Go to last post
  4. Submarine set from Hunt for Red October - photo and video

    Started by Jon, Jul 11, 2020 01:45 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,710
    Jul 11, 2020, 06:50 PM Go to last post
  5. Power ascender - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jul 10, 2020 03:42 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,071
    Jul 11, 2020, 04:37 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,961
    Jon
    Jul 11, 2020, 01:41 PM Go to last post
  6. Sharpening a huge drill bit - GIF

    Started by Jon, Nov 4, 2018 01:45 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 4,451
    Jul 11, 2020, 10:13 AM Go to last post
  7. Ahhh! Nature.

    Started by Karl_H, Jul 11, 2020 08:37 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 196
    Jul 11, 2020, 09:17 AM Go to last post
  8. Conveyor belt lacing tool - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 10, 2020 03:16 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,379
    Jul 11, 2020, 02:10 AM Go to last post
  9. Hand cranked post puller - GIF

    Started by Jon, Jul 10, 2020 03:08 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,301
    Jul 11, 2020, 01:01 AM Go to last post
  10. Giant hedge cutter made from WWII AEC Matador

    Started by Jon, Mar 23, 2017 04:17 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 3,319
    Jul 10, 2020, 11:43 PM Go to last post
  11. Stair steady - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jul 10, 2020 06:07 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,671
    Jul 10, 2020, 08:34 PM Go to last post
  12. Off-road wheelchair - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jun 29, 2020 06:07 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,290
    Jul 10, 2020, 08:08 PM Go to last post
  13. Waterjet cutting an aluminum sprocket - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jul 10, 2020 07:13 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,044
    Jul 10, 2020, 07:13 PM Go to last post
  14. Gear hobbing process - GIF

    Started by Altair, Jul 9, 2020 07:13 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,362
    Jul 10, 2020, 07:07 PM Go to last post
  15. Collapsible roller stands - video

    Started by Jon, Jul 10, 2020 03:27 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,017
    Jon
    Jul 10, 2020, 03:27 PM Go to last post
  16. Die for forge press - video

    Started by Jon, Jul 10, 2020 03:23 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,230
    Jon
    Jul 10, 2020, 03:23 PM Go to last post
  17. 1935 Westinghouse turbo generator - photo

    Started by Altair, Jul 9, 2020 06:07 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 987
    Jul 10, 2020, 01:33 PM Go to last post
  18. Satisfying one-day grinder prettify

    Started by McDesign, Jul 6, 2020 06:40 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 683
    Jul 10, 2020, 12:37 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 799
    Jul 10, 2020, 09:17 AM Go to last post



Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •