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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, 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. Trigger Guard For a Ryobi Air Compressor

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 2, 2017 02:50 PM
    air compressor, modifying hand tool, ryobi, trigger guard
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    Mar 8, 2017, 06:42 AM Go to last post
  2. 3D Measuring

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 1, 2017 08:15 AM
    3d measurements
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    Mar 8, 2017, 06:39 AM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Quasi-involute V-block

    Started by mklotz, Feb 26, 2017 08:31 AM
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  4. Sandpaper Dispenser for Woodturners

    Started by Tim Pettigrew, Feb 16, 2017 01:01 PM
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    • Replies: 14
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    Mar 7, 2017, 07:52 AM Go to last post
  5. Differential rebuild stand

    Started by TexBuxer, Mar 5, 2017 08:54 AM
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    Mar 7, 2017, 06:58 AM Go to last post
  6. Mill table slot insert covers (aluminum)

    Started by bobs409, Mar 4, 2017 03:22 PM
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    Mar 7, 2017, 06:55 AM Go to last post
  7. Plate joining jig

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 18, 2014 07:00 AM
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    Mar 7, 2017, 12:54 AM Go to last post
  8. Screwless Toolmakers Vice

    Started by Al8236, Mar 4, 2017 11:58 AM
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    Mar 6, 2017, 05:03 PM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Micrometer Carriage Stop for Atlas lathe

    Started by Al8236, Mar 3, 2017 12:12 PM
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  10. Candies and chocolates coffer

    Started by rendoman, Feb 20, 2017 05:35 PM
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    Mar 6, 2017, 12:26 PM Go to last post
  11. Mallets

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 18, 2014 02:47 PM
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    Mar 5, 2017, 04:54 AM Go to last post
  12. Moved: Hole cutter

    Started by olderdan, Mar 1, 2017 12:10 PM
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  13. DRUM SANDER AND SANDING BELTS

    Started by Loeria, Feb 19, 2017 09:09 PM
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    Mar 3, 2017, 03:13 PM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Universal Grinding Fixture

    Started by rossbotics, Feb 27, 2017 04:42 PM
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  15. Auditing Water Usage

    Started by rgsparber, Feb 28, 2017 09:50 AM
    concervation, excel, water usage
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    Mar 3, 2017, 05:36 AM Go to last post
  16. My angle grinder chop saw

    Started by Bullet500, Mar 2, 2017 03:56 AM
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    Mar 2, 2017, 07:26 AM Go to last post
  17. Post Pot chuck

    Started by Cascao, Mar 1, 2017 06:46 AM
    chuck, lathe, pot chuck
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    Mar 2, 2017, 07:20 AM Go to last post
  18. Mini table saw

    Started by panosam, Jun 3, 2015 04:49 AM
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    Mar 2, 2017, 06:40 AM Go to last post
  19. Metal Lathe Taper Attachment bracket

    Started by DanLins, Feb 26, 2017 03:08 PM
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