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

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  1. Unsolicited Shop Advice?

    Started by kbalch, May 27, 2015 03:12 PM
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  2. Old motor = New Belt Sander?

    Started by Rommel, May 24, 2016 01:51 PM
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  3. Plywood scarfing jig

    Started by kiwiles, May 23, 2016 04:35 PM
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  4. CNC: Having a Second Home

    Started by rgsparber, May 20, 2016 10:04 AM
    cnc, home position, setup
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    May 24, 2016, 06:05 AM Go to last post
  5. Moved: telescopic adjustable stands

    Started by Frank S, May 21, 2016 09:53 PM
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  6. Shrinker/stretcher stand

    Started by sossol, May 21, 2016 11:24 PM
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  7. Engine hoist + winch =

    Started by chief36chevy, May 13, 2016 04:28 PM
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    May 23, 2016, 09:57 AM Go to last post
  8. Moved: Slitting saw arbor - low profile

    Started by Peter Sanders, Mar 5, 2016 02:02 AM
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  9. Fish hook storage

    Started by mklotz, May 22, 2016 10:13 AM
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  10. Improvments to the common spotwelder plans

    Started by Rainbows, May 5, 2015 04:00 PM
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  11. Help with tools to build AK 47

    Started by shootur44, Jun 10, 2015 11:48 AM
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    May 22, 2016, 01:07 PM Go to last post
  12. Smile learning

    Started by lizzz, Jan 30, 2015 10:08 AM
    learn jig, learn tile engraving
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  13. Moved: Thread checking

    Started by mklotz, May 18, 2016 03:38 PM
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  14. Moved: Leather apron

    Started by Christophe Mineau, May 18, 2016 11:12 PM
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  15. AK-74 build in West Virginia

    Started by TomZ124cc, May 22, 2016 10:32 AM
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  16. Homemade welding electrode oven

    Started by ATK 11, Oct 20, 2015 07:45 PM
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  17. Moved: Center-to-Center Hole Measurement Inserts

    Started by MetalDesigner, May 12, 2016 06:31 PM
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