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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, May 14, 2020 01:06 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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  4. 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. Power Down Feed Button

    Started by bstanga, Jun 3, 2016 12:29 PM
    drilling, knurling, lathe, mill, reaming
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 7,372
    Jun 9, 2016, 05:33 AM Go to last post
  2. Biscuit Jointer Spline Jig

    Started by Terry1967, Jun 6, 2016 10:59 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    Jun 9, 2016, 05:27 AM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Foredom-Panavise carrier

    Started by mklotz, May 31, 2016 05:04 PM
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  4. Making handy push sticks

    Started by tony_912, Jun 8, 2016 10:51 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 736
    Jun 8, 2016, 10:51 AM Go to last post
  5. Forklift flat boom

    Started by Frank S, Jun 6, 2016 09:55 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Jun 8, 2016, 04:18 AM Go to last post
  6. Quick "T" bolt

    Started by Frank S, Jun 5, 2016 10:23 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,850
    Jun 8, 2016, 04:12 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 3,424
    Jun 8, 2016, 04:09 AM Go to last post
  7. Moved: Jib crane for my machine shop van

    Started by Frank S, Mar 12, 2016 04:57 PM
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  8. Pulse Width Modulated Crockpot makes Yogurt

    Started by rgsparber, May 29, 2016 09:02 PM
    cooking, yogurt
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    • Views: 1,567
    Jun 8, 2016, 03:41 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 3,818
    Jun 6, 2016, 07:23 PM Go to last post
  9. Screwless Vise Clamps

    Started by Paul Jones, Jul 12, 2014 05:05 PM
    clamps, machining, milling, vise
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 7,942
    Jun 6, 2016, 09:00 AM Go to last post
  10. Plans

    Started by oakisgood, May 31, 2016 04:15 PM
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    • Views: 1,078
    Jon
    Jun 5, 2016, 08:51 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,230
    Jun 5, 2016, 03:58 AM Go to last post
  11. Moved: "Little Job" cement mixer

    Started by mklotz, May 26, 2016 08:47 AM
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  12. Bench Block

    Started by rossbotics, May 30, 2016 01:12 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,336
    Jun 1, 2016, 03:51 AM Go to last post
  13. Face plate for lathe

    Started by lazarus, May 30, 2016 08:29 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,984
    Jun 1, 2016, 03:45 AM Go to last post
  14. Spider for end work

    Started by lazarus, May 30, 2016 08:24 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,029
    Jun 1, 2016, 03:42 AM Go to last post
  15. Follow rest for sheldon 10"xl

    Started by lazarus, May 30, 2016 08:16 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,517
    Jun 1, 2016, 03:38 AM Go to last post
  16. Cook both sides hot dog skewer.

    Started by astroracer, May 30, 2016 06:23 PM
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    Jun 1, 2016, 03:33 AM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Very easy surface rust remover for chrome

    Started by astroracer, May 29, 2016 08:13 PM
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