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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. 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

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  1. Dual Fuel Melting Furnace

    Started by Carlos B, Mar 10, 2017 12:05 PM
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  2. Moved: Test, just a test

    Started by DannyRzmot, Mar 15, 2017 07:48 AM
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  3. Cool Ball turner for metal lathe.

    Started by aametalmaster, Feb 17, 2013 08:30 AM
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  4. Molding Bench And Casting Set-Up

    Started by Carlos B, Mar 14, 2017 11:02 PM
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  5. A simple spider

    Started by mklotz, Mar 14, 2017 09:41 AM
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  6. Moved: Welding Fixture/Mini Positioner

    Started by Carlos B, Mar 13, 2017 09:53 AM
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  7. Homemade 12" Bandsaw

    Started by Carlos B, Mar 11, 2017 11:11 PM
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  8. Rotary Table warning

    Started by tonyfoale, Mar 11, 2017 04:08 PM
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  9. Watchmaker's precision staking and tapping rig

    Started by Britannicus, Mar 11, 2017 04:09 AM
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  10. Homemade Metal Bender

    Started by Vyacheslav.Nevolya, Jan 12, 2017 12:14 AM
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  11. .22 Rifiling Machine old school style

    Started by Jamman, Mar 24, 2016 11:59 AM
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  12. Moved: Centering aid for polygonal stock

    Started by mklotz, Sep 1, 2015 09:10 AM
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  13. Moved: South Bend 9" model 405 Lathe - Refurb / Restoration / Upgrade

    Started by mr95gst, Feb 27, 2017 05:24 PM
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  14. Tig Welding Cart from a Hospital Cart.

    Started by MadTrapper, Feb 15, 2017 03:34 PM
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  15. Want to build a sheet metal roller for car panels

    Started by bprice, Mar 11, 2017 12:43 PM
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  16. Moved: Homemade Tailstock Die holder

    Started by mr95gst, Mar 7, 2017 03:15 PM
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  17. Moved: Can you make tools from plaster?

    Started by tonyfoale, Mar 6, 2017 02:36 PM
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  18. Boring Bar Sleeves

    Started by Paul Jones, Mar 9, 2017 09:07 PM
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