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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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  1. 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. Engraving Chisel

    Started by Frontier Forge, Dec 26, 2018 01:46 PM
    blacksmith, blacksmithing, chisel, engraving, forging
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    Dec 29, 2018, 02:57 AM Go to last post
  2. Improvised Adjustable Heather

    Started by darkoford, Dec 27, 2018 01:49 PM
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    Dec 29, 2018, 02:37 AM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Simple Machine for Processing Semiaxis

    Started by liberal, Dec 9, 2018 06:44 AM
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    Dec 29, 2018, 01:53 AM Go to last post
  4. Plumbing Spanners

    Started by garage nut, Dec 26, 2018 06:19 AM
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    Dec 29, 2018, 01:49 AM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Unimat lash-ups

    Started by threesixesinarow, Apr 11, 2018 04:25 PM
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  6. 2x72 belt grinder

    Started by DanLins, Dec 20, 2018 07:49 PM
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    Dec 29, 2018, 01:39 AM Go to last post
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  7. Moved: Xtra Tall V-Block

    Started by rossbotics, Dec 24, 2018 09:36 AM
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  8. Moved: Universal scribe pen

    Started by Dimitris Polychronis, Dec 22, 2018 12:42 PM
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  9. Moved: Radius gauge and reverse engineering

    Started by tonyfoale, Dec 22, 2018 03:28 AM
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  10. Homemade Phone Stand

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:44 PM
    camera stand, phone, phone accessories, phone stand, recording
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    Dec 27, 2018, 06:47 AM Go to last post
  11. Post Drill Press Milling Machine

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:42 PM
    diy drill press, diy milling machine, drill press, milling machine, milling setup
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    Dec 27, 2018, 06:43 AM Go to last post
  12. Homemade Compressed Air Engine

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:38 PM
    compressed air engine, engine, homemade, homemade air engine, pneumatic engine
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    Dec 27, 2018, 06:38 AM Go to last post
  13. Post Homemade Air Compressor

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:35 PM
    air compressor, air pump, compressor, homemade, homemade air compressor
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    Dec 27, 2018, 06:33 AM Go to last post
  14. Post Wood Lathe to Metal Lathe Conversion

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:25 PM
    conversion, homemade, metal lathe, wood lathe, wood lathe to metal lathe
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    Dec 27, 2018, 06:29 AM Go to last post
  15. Moved: Shop worker leather smartphone case

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 22, 2018 02:06 PM
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  16. Rusty Machete Restoration

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:50 PM
    machete, machete restoration, restoration, rusty machete restoration
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    Dec 26, 2018, 10:56 AM Go to last post
  17. Hammer Restoration

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:52 PM
    hammer, hammer restoration, old hammer, restoration
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