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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

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  1. Quadsaw square hole cutter

    Started by Jon, Feb 8, 2017 11:00 AM
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  2. Help me find a modern use for this tool

    Started by mklotz, Jan 27, 2017 02:36 PM
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  3. Balloon manufacturing GIF

    Started by Jon, Feb 11, 2017 01:41 PM
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  4. What is this tool?

    Started by Jon, Feb 10, 2017 11:46 AM
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  5. Friction welding drill pipe for oil exploration

    Started by Jon, Feb 9, 2017 10:38 AM
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  6. What is this tool?

    Started by Jon, Feb 4, 2017 10:54 AM
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    Feb 5, 2017, 11:04 AM Go to last post
  7. Potato planter GIF

    Started by Jon, Feb 3, 2017 08:09 PM
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  8. What is this tool?

    Started by Jon, Jan 28, 2017 11:31 AM
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  9. Hank cranked corn sheller

    Started by Jon, Jan 30, 2017 11:53 AM
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  10. What is this tool?

    Started by Jon, Jan 24, 2017 10:03 AM
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  11. Tig Welding, Big Buck Chuck, Machining toolholders

    Started by bstanga, Jan 28, 2017 10:22 AM
    lathe inserted bit, machining, tig, titanium
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  12. What are these tools?

    Started by Philip Davies, Jan 22, 2017 10:54 AM
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  13. Hand-cranked shell game

    Started by Jon, Jan 21, 2017 06:25 PM
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  14. Homemade prisoner inventions

    Started by Jon, Jan 22, 2017 11:40 AM
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  15. Most dangerous power hammer design?

    Started by Jon, Jan 19, 2017 10:08 AM
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  16. Whisk wiping tool GIF

    Started by Jon, Nov 3, 2016 03:38 PM
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  17. Collection of custom wooden rolling pins

    Started by Jon, Jan 17, 2017 01:55 PM
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  18. Mechanical calculator trying to divide by zero

    Started by Jon, Jan 11, 2017 11:30 PM
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  19. Slow motion turning GIF

    Started by Jon, Jan 11, 2017 12:51 AM
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