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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. What's the worst thing that's happened to you in the workshop?

    Started by kbalch, Mar 2, 2015 08:22 AM
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  2. Workbench Walls

    Started by rgsparber, Jul 15, 2015 08:07 AM
    fixture, workbench
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    Jul 16, 2015, 08:43 PM Go to last post
  3. Tools required for casting polyester resin?

    Started by kbalch, Jul 15, 2015 06:44 AM
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  4. Deluxe version of Marking/cutting Gauge

    Started by Brendon, Jul 16, 2015 01:16 PM
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  5. Recumbent trike

    Started by bbqnut, Jul 10, 2015 01:04 PM
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  6. Machinist parallel clamp

    Started by Garage workshop, Jul 15, 2015 03:11 AM
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  7. Set of paring chisels

    Started by Garage workshop, Jul 15, 2015 03:05 AM
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  8. Wooden spokeshave

    Started by Garage workshop, Jul 15, 2015 02:57 AM
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  9. Dovetailed infill smoothing plane

    Started by Garage workshop, Jul 15, 2015 02:55 AM
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  10. LED Jig

    Started by Workshopshed, Jul 13, 2015 08:04 AM
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  11. Brendon

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  12. Collet Attachment

    Started by rossbotics, Jul 13, 2015 02:53 PM
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  13. Moved: My automatically retractible interior threading tool

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  15. other big band saw in tractor

    Started by ederangelo, Jul 6, 2015 07:36 PM
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  16. Variable Thickness Washer

    Started by rgsparber, Jul 12, 2015 10:59 AM
    cnc, lathe project, mill/drill, pretension
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  17. Talking band saw of tire homemade

    Started by ederangelo, Jul 6, 2015 07:33 PM
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  18. Woodturning - Spot tool rest

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