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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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    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
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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. Honey Creamer

    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, Sep 24, 2019 10:46 AM
    beekeeping, honey
    • Replies: 1
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    Sep 24, 2019, 06:15 PM Go to last post
  2. 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
  3. 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: 1,802
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    Sep 22, 2019, 07:44 PM Go to last post
  4. 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
  5. 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
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    Sep 22, 2019, 12:22 AM Go to last post
  6. Lightbulb Simplest Table Saw

    Started by Mazay, Sep 21, 2019 12:58 AM
    circular saw, easy, simple, table saw
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    Sep 22, 2019, 12:03 AM Go to last post
  7. 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
  8. Threading Die Holder ADAPTER for the Mini-Lathe

    Started by SculptyWorks, Sep 15, 2019 06:49 PM
    adapter, harbor freight, lathe, tailstock, threading
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    Sep 21, 2019, 03:53 PM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Homemade Wooden Shield

    Started by buddyman100, Sep 21, 2019 02:42 PM
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  10. HF Welder cart mod 3

    Started by Captainleeward, Sep 20, 2019 12:16 PM
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  11. 15" Mini Press Brake

    Started by Gary Huston, Sep 20, 2019 10:35 AM
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    Sep 21, 2019, 01:33 AM Go to last post
  12. DIY Home Security Alarm System

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Sep 20, 2019 03:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Sep 20, 2019, 08:52 PM Go to last post
  13. dovetail cutter

    Started by celsoari, Sep 20, 2019 02:20 PM
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    Sep 20, 2019, 08:37 PM Go to last post
  14. HF Welder cart mod 2

    Started by Captainleeward, Sep 20, 2019 12:13 PM
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    Sep 20, 2019, 08:34 PM Go to last post
  15. 180 Pound Anvil: Heat Treat and Testing!

    Started by AirborneProductions, Sep 20, 2019 11:33 AM
    airborne productions, anvil, blacksmithing, youtube
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