Friday, October 5, 2012

Homemade Tools

I picked this up via Cool Tools

The Homemade Tools site --

Looking at the tools will lead you to something like this -- -- where you can see step-by-step how to build something -- like a heavy-duty vise from scrap. 

Worth a look.


  1. Nice links and a nice vice! Can't wait to finish the fencing project so I can spend some time back in the shop which, as of today, is completely stuffed to the point of dysfunctionality.

  2. Jon here from

    Thanks for the kind words :)
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