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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: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    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. Lightbulb Tap extensor rod

    Started by Cascao, Oct 2, 2017 06:56 AM
    extension, extensor, tap, taps
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    Oct 4, 2017, 06:31 AM Go to last post
  2. Concrete chute for the cement mixer

    Started by Frank S, Oct 2, 2017 02:36 AM
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  3. Metric threading with inch based leadscrew

    Started by olderdan, Sep 28, 2017 12:11 PM
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  4. Hand tapper

    Started by 97 stroker, Oct 1, 2017 01:00 PM
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    Oct 1, 2017, 01:00 PM Go to last post
  5. Moved: "Clutch" for a drill press. To drill and tap smaller holes.

    Started by Tuomas, Sep 28, 2017 02:52 AM
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  6. Moved: A new kind of digital Finger Joint Jig

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Sep 27, 2017 04:24 PM
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  7. Moved: Tools by Elmer Verburg

    Started by mklotz, Sep 4, 2015 09:02 AM
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  8. Micro waste oil forge

    Started by Turboconqueringmegaeagle, Sep 23, 2017 06:51 AM
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    Sep 29, 2017, 07:32 AM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Benchtop Power supply

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Sep 28, 2017 01:47 AM
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  10. Hand Screw Clamps

    Started by Guy Gadois, Sep 27, 2017 12:38 AM
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    Sep 29, 2017, 12:03 AM Go to last post
  11. Moved: Sanding Saw

    Started by Mikhandmaker, Sep 26, 2017 01:53 PM
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  12. Cycle thread taps & dies

    Started by olderdan, Sep 20, 2017 12:15 PM
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    Sep 28, 2017, 02:19 PM Go to last post
  13. Drill press chuck extension

    Started by Tuomas, Sep 24, 2017 10:05 AM
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    Sep 27, 2017, 10:29 AM Go to last post
  14. Thumbs up Too Big

    Started by SpudsPaP, Sep 26, 2017 07:56 PM
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    Sep 26, 2017, 09:59 PM Go to last post
  15. The Saga that is my Conquest mini-lathe re-furb.

    Started by Y-geo, Sep 22, 2017 03:11 AM
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    Sep 26, 2017, 10:20 AM Go to last post
  16. Machine Guards

    Started by MeJasonT, Sep 25, 2017 12:49 PM
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    Sep 26, 2017, 06:08 AM Go to last post
  17. Lantern style tool holders (Rocker tool holders)

    Started by tonyfoale, Sep 25, 2017 03:50 PM
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  18. Moved: The Maker's Vise

    Started by Solextract, Sep 19, 2017 12:06 PM
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