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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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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. scissor lift table build

    Started by long259bolt, Aug 12, 2016 09:29 PM
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    Aug 20, 2016, 04:28 PM Go to last post
  2. Rifle and Pistol shooters rest

    Started by jjr2001, Aug 19, 2016 03:15 PM
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    Aug 20, 2016, 12:45 AM Go to last post
  3. Equatorial sundial

    Started by mklotz, Aug 19, 2016 09:41 AM
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    Aug 20, 2016, 12:36 AM Go to last post
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    Aug 20, 2016, 12:31 AM Go to last post
  4. Barrel lift and carry handling clamp

    Started by Frank S, Aug 18, 2016 09:29 PM
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    Aug 19, 2016, 08:48 PM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Lathe Die and Tap Holder

    Started by jjr2001, Aug 13, 2016 10:49 PM
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  6. Drill Press Hold Downs

    Started by jjr2001, Aug 15, 2016 06:19 PM
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    Aug 18, 2016, 06:56 AM Go to last post
  7. Bull Nose Center Turning Pipe on the Lathe

    Started by jjr2001, Aug 15, 2016 06:14 PM
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    Aug 18, 2016, 06:53 AM Go to last post
  8. Reflex Suppressor Design and Build

    Started by bstanga, Aug 8, 2016 04:54 PM
    milling, reflex, suppressor, titanium, turning
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    Aug 17, 2016, 05:28 AM Go to last post
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  9. Machined branding iron

    Started by mklotz, Aug 14, 2016 09:36 AM
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    Aug 17, 2016, 05:09 AM Go to last post
  10. Privy brush holder/ bailing vessel

    Started by Frank S, Aug 13, 2016 11:20 PM
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    Aug 17, 2016, 05:04 AM Go to last post
  11. Machinist Jacks from scrap

    Started by jjr2001, Aug 13, 2016 10:44 PM
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    Aug 17, 2016, 04:59 AM Go to last post
  12. Lathe Taper Attachment the easy way

    Started by jjr2001, Aug 13, 2016 10:32 PM
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    Aug 17, 2016, 04:56 AM Go to last post
  13. Moved: trailer-made-scratch becomes boneified tool

    Started by Frank S, Aug 13, 2016 08:27 PM
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  14. Battery storage cabinet.

    Started by Captainleeward, Aug 12, 2016 06:56 PM
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    Aug 17, 2016, 04:45 AM Go to last post
  15. Tools from cut nails

    Started by mklotz, Sep 3, 2015 10:11 AM
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    Aug 16, 2016, 08:54 PM Go to last post
  16. 2x72 Belt grinder

    Started by Bill.Brown1951, Jul 23, 2016 09:55 AM
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  17. Indexing jig

    Started by Joe81abby, Dec 21, 2015 06:34 PM
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    Aug 15, 2016, 06:25 PM Go to last post
  18. Handy saw horses

    Started by Frank S, Sep 7, 2015 11:05 PM
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