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Talk about homemade tools and ideas for homemade tools in this forum. If you post any of your homemade tools, they'll be automatically added to the HomemadeTools.net directory of homemade tools, and credited to your username. Basic homemade tools and tips should go in the Basic Homemade Tools and Tips subforum.

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  1. Post your basic homemade tool builds in here, as well as your tool tips and techniques. These can be basic tools and tips from beginner or advanced tool builders.

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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Milling router with your own hands

    Started by brnjh1, Sep 21, 2019 09:30 AM
    tools
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    Sep 25, 2019, 07:46 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,191
    Sep 25, 2019, 07:40 PM Go to last post
  2. Making a workshop crane

    Started by warsztatOdZera, Sep 25, 2019 01:38 AM
    diy, homemade, hydraulic tools, making, workshop crone
    • Replies: 1
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    Sep 25, 2019, 07:15 PM Go to last post
  3. Rounding dies for 8" air tank

    Started by Frank S, Sep 24, 2019 12:04 PM
    • Replies: 8
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    Sep 25, 2019, 12:37 PM Go to last post
  4. Cool How to make a Drill Press Table Counterweight

    Started by Catfish, Sep 25, 2019 10:29 AM
    drill press, drill press table
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,635
    Sep 25, 2019, 10:29 AM Go to last post
  5. Homemade A Can Crusher

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Sep 22, 2019 03:05 AM
    can crusher;
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,275
    Sep 24, 2019, 07:36 PM Go to last post
  6. HOW TO MAKE A PORTABLE ROLLER BENDER

    Started by mariost, Sep 24, 2019 12:46 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Sep 24, 2019, 06:29 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,697
    Sep 24, 2019, 06:25 PM Go to last post
  7. disk sander

    Started by rep, Sep 24, 2019 11:32 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,484
    Sep 24, 2019, 06:18 PM Go to last post
  8. Honey Creamer

    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, Sep 24, 2019 10:46 AM
    beekeeping, honey
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,540
    Sep 24, 2019, 06:15 PM Go to last post
  9. DIY speed contoller box for AC motor

    Started by Didpoolhall, Sep 20, 2019 08:49 AM
    plywoodworking
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    Sep 23, 2019, 01:27 PM Go to last post
  10. Speedy Lathe Chuck Wrench

    Started by gatz, Sep 16, 2019 09:57 AM
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    Sep 23, 2019, 08:57 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,801
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    Sep 22, 2019, 07:57 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 2,173
    Sep 22, 2019, 07:44 PM Go to last post
  11. Plasma Cutter Stand Off Wheel

    Started by Captainleeward, Sep 21, 2019 01:29 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Sep 22, 2019, 12:28 AM Go to last post
  12. Cool How To Make a Boring Bar Insert Tool

    Started by Catfish, Sep 21, 2019 09:14 AM
    boring bar, carbide boring bar, insert boring bar
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,560
    Sep 22, 2019, 12:22 AM Go to last post
  13. Lightbulb Simplest Table Saw

    Started by Mazay, Sep 21, 2019 12:58 AM
    circular saw, easy, simple, table saw
    • Replies: 1
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    Sep 22, 2019, 12:03 AM Go to last post
  14. Shop Made Steady Rest

    Started by Just1Guy, Sep 21, 2019 08:34 PM
    machining, torch work, welding
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    Sep 21, 2019, 08:34 PM Go to last post



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