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Spring Seat Honing Tool by bvlahov -- Homemade spring seat honing tool machined from steel and intended to facilitate work on a Chevy Corvette engine. http://www.homemadetools.net/homemade-spring-seat-honing-tool

Homemade spring seat honing tool machined from steel and intended to facilitate work on a Chevy Corvette engine.

Precision Grinding Table by hedley -- Homemade precision grinding table intended for use in conjunction with a Dremel-based press to shape HSS bits. http://www.homemadetools.net/homemade-precision-grinding-table

Homemade precision grinding table intended for use in conjunction with a Dremel-based press to shape HSS bits.

Fuel Injector Test Rig by  boyt911sc -- Homemade fuel injectors test rig constructed from tin-topped glass jars attached to a wooden board. http://www.homemadetools.net/homemade-fuel-injector-test-rig

Homemade fuel injectors test rig constructed from tin-topped glass jars attached to a wooden board.

Ignition Testing Jig by billjam -- Homemade testing jig for a distributor-driven ignition system. http://www.homemadetools.net/homemade-ignition-testing-jig

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In this Instructable I show you how I made a two brick mini forge for heat…

How to Make a Mini Forge

Belt Sander by xwrench -- Homemade belt sander fabricated from steel and powered by a 1 HP motor. http://www.homemadetools.net/homemade-belt-sander-40

Belt Sander Homemade belt sander fabricated from steel and powered by a 1 HP motor.

Car won't start? Read this blog post on how to diagnose the most common starter problems based on symptoms and how to repair them.

Help! Why Won't My Car Start?

Ever have this problem where you can't quite figure out why your car won't start? Check out these possible issues that could be causing your car not to start properly.

Cylinder Head Milling Fixture by lbhsbz -- Homemade cylinder head milling fixture constructed from commercially-available angle plates, a surplus crankshaft, and surplus steel stock. http://www.homemadetools.net/homemade-cylinder-head-milling-fixture

Homemade cylinder head milling fixture constructed from commercially-available angle plates, a surplus crankshaft, and surplus steel stock.

Have you noticed that tools from Grandpa’s era seem to have a much longer lifespan than the tools we get at the hardware store now?  In fact you may even have a few of grandpa’s tools in your garage.  Those tools just lasted longer.  Is the metal weaker now? Are the tool handles less robust? Or did Grandpa know something about tool maintenance that we don’t?

7 Things Grandpa Did that Made His Tools Last Longer

Have you noticed that tools from Grandpa’s era seem to have a much longer lifespan than the tools we get at the hardware store now? In fact you may even have a few of grandpa’s tools in your garage. Those tools just lasted longer. Is the metal weaker n

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