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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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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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

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  1. Tig filler holder

    Started by Solo, Apr 13, 2016 12:37 PM
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  2. HFT 14" bandsaw mod

    Started by C-Bag, Apr 12, 2016 11:19 PM
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  3. Moved: Stretch that drill bit

    Started by Frank S, Mar 3, 2016 10:15 PM
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  4. My HomemadeTools.net Status...

    Started by kbalch, Apr 13, 2016 01:09 PM
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  5. Moved: Wireless Mill Digital Readout (DRO)

    Started by MetalDesigner, Dec 8, 2015 03:33 PM
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  6. foam rubber cutting machine

    Started by ish, Jan 26, 2016 12:05 PM
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  7. Gun drill setup for wood

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Apr 12, 2016 05:50 AM
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  8. Moved: Machinist Jack

    Started by PJs, Apr 9, 2016 03:10 PM
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  9. Adapting an Air Die grinder to the Lathe

    Started by bstanga, Apr 10, 2016 07:51 PM
    die grinder, grinder, lathe, lathe tool
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  10. Moved: Gun drill attachment (light duty)

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Apr 9, 2016 02:48 PM
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  11. Combination Square Storage Box

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 10, 2016 12:49 PM
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  12. Cranck for the compound slide

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Apr 9, 2016 03:29 PM
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  13. Moved: How to make a Ring Mandrel

    Started by bstanga, Apr 5, 2016 03:37 PM
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  14. Moved: A miniture tap and die for steam engine pipe threads

    Started by jgedde, Oct 18, 2012 03:55 PM
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  15. Extender help

    Started by MarineScott, Apr 9, 2016 08:07 AM
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    Apr 9, 2016, 01:57 PM Go to last post
  16. Automated #3 3/8" x 24" rebar bender??

    Started by RebarBoy, Apr 9, 2016 11:21 AM
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  17. Moved: Deck Hand Rail

    Started by Captainleeward, Apr 9, 2016 12:09 PM
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  18. Transverse drilling attachment V2

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Apr 8, 2016 04:04 AM
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  19. Moved: Speedy lathe chuck key

    Started by Bony, Mar 30, 2016 06:44 AM
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  20. Moved: End Mill Sharpening Fixture

    Started by rossbotics, Apr 4, 2016 01:45 AM
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