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Nice portable drill press build

I like this build as you can “put” the press on the piece you are going to work on, like making holes directly on a table. Me….I think I would buy this at Harbor Freight for 30-40 dollars. Still a … Continue reading

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Making wooden nuts

The author uses 3D printed out templates to draw out the outside of the nut, pretty neat build if you want to make really big nuts out of wood. The nuts would be insulated which could be nice in some … Continue reading

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Nice jig for circular saw

basically its a slider to go with the saw for straight cuts. Nice build overall. https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/easy-precision-repeated-cut-using-circular-saw-rip-cut-jig-83940

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Interesting fence build for a bandsaw

Or you could use on a router table or table saw too. Seems like a simple build, but…not so sure I would make this over some of the other wheel like builds I have seen in the past.

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build your own portable saw mill

The author saws for 100 bucks…well if you didn’t have to buy a few things, or the chainsaw, drill…. Still a nice build. https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/%24100-portable-sawmill-video-84290

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Making your own sanding belts

basically you “sand” down and end of a strip, and then superglue the two ends together. Not sure how well this works myself. https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/how-make-your-own-sanding-belts-84265

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Another nice ruler marking gauge build

I like the jig the author makes to sand out the middle of the two boards for the ruler to fit. https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/how-make-ruler-marking-diy-84256

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Making a self tapping bolt

Simple build if you don’t have one around to use. https://www.instructables.com/Make-a-Self-Tapping-Bolt/

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Simple paint can mixer

I got a kick out of this build. Just need 2 used sawzaw blades, and a cheap clamp. https://www.instructables.com/Easy-DIY-Paint-Can-Shaker-Never-Shake-Spray-Paint-/

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Nice portable mortiser build

Nice build, way fancier than I would have gone thought. https://www.homemadetools.net/forum/portable-mortiser-video-84755

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