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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. Who were your greatest building influences?

    Started by kbalch, Mar 9, 2015 09:25 AM
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    Mar 15, 2015, 06:07 PM Go to last post
  2. Moved: Belt sander

    Started by hardtail69, Jan 31, 2015 01:31 AM
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  3. Moved: Ugly C-clmap mod.

    Started by Manitoba Man, Feb 21, 2015 04:16 PM
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  4. Moved: Drill press mod

    Started by immortalx, Feb 23, 2015 04:57 AM
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  5. DIY MOT STICK WELDER DANGER DO NOT TRY THIS

    Started by ken4uall, Mar 6, 2015 04:36 AM
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    Mar 6, 2015, 07:45 PM Go to last post
  6. Hobo Heater

    Started by Ozzies55, Mar 5, 2015 06:17 PM
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    Mar 6, 2015, 01:10 PM Go to last post
  7. Moved: Lathe Leveling Foot Pads

    Started by Paul Jones, Feb 27, 2015 08:02 AM
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  8. Moved: Caterpillar Twenty Two Mini Dozer Build

    Started by dozerbuilder01, Nov 17, 2014 10:25 PM
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  9. Help Me Build A Welding Machine

    Started by richkat, Jan 1, 2015 05:24 PM
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    Mar 5, 2015, 01:34 PM Go to last post
  10. 3D-Printed Pipe 45 Degree Scribe Guide

    Started by MetalDesigner, Oct 25, 2014 05:02 AM
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    Mar 4, 2015, 12:18 AM Go to last post
  11. Dowel drilling jig

    Started by Workshopshed, Mar 2, 2015 05:23 AM
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    Mar 2, 2015, 11:10 AM Go to last post
  12. A Continuous Pin Support Fixture

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 1, 2015 08:03 PM
    lathe, metal working
    • Replies: 2
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    Mar 2, 2015, 11:07 AM Go to last post
  13. Cheapskate LED Lamp

    Started by jrlandau, Feb 27, 2015 07:34 PM
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  14. Carbon Arc Torch

    Started by Nadogail, Feb 26, 2015 11:20 AM
    blacksmithing, welding
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    Feb 28, 2015, 08:03 AM Go to last post
  15. Furniture

    Started by Workshopshed, Mar 6, 2013 07:40 AM
    furniture, storage
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,189
    Feb 27, 2015, 01:51 PM Go to last post
  16. Torque Angle Gauge

    Started by Oregonite, Feb 26, 2015 10:35 PM
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    Feb 26, 2015, 10:35 PM Go to last post
  17. base dial gauge for metal lathe

    Started by c.phili, Mar 15, 2013 12:51 AM
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    Feb 25, 2015, 07:53 PM Go to last post
  18. Milk Tetra briks Drawer

    Started by MarcV3la, Feb 25, 2015 10:21 AM
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    Feb 25, 2015, 07:51 PM Go to last post
  19. Spark Deverter backdrop

    Started by Captainleeward, Feb 21, 2015 09:53 AM
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    Feb 25, 2015, 05:55 PM Go to last post
  20. 3 drawer tool holder.

    Started by Captainleeward, Feb 21, 2015 10:09 AM
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    Feb 24, 2015, 04:20 AM Go to last post



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