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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. Angle Setup Plates, Set

    Started by Catfish, Nov 14, 2013 02:44 PM
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    Aug 13, 2014, 02:31 AM Go to last post
  2. Moved: Lathe Tool Height Setting Gage

    Started by Catfish, Feb 11, 2014 02:18 PM
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  3. A Captured Fastener

    Started by rgsparber, Aug 1, 2014 08:04 AM
    fastener
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    Aug 12, 2014, 01:06 AM Go to last post
  4. Home made band saw.

    Started by glens5, Feb 22, 2014 07:05 PM
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    Aug 12, 2014, 01:01 AM Go to last post
  5. ideas for a paint can shaker?

    Started by kjohnson, Jun 25, 2014 09:19 AM
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    Aug 11, 2014, 12:33 AM Go to last post
  6. couple of bits

    Started by naughtyboy, Aug 5, 2014 01:45 AM
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    Aug 5, 2014, 05:00 PM Go to last post
  7. Question how to build a loft in iron homemade

    Started by forgiaro, Aug 4, 2014 11:41 PM
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  8. Dovetail cutter 60deg

    Started by Catfish, Aug 3, 2014 07:04 PM
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    Aug 4, 2014, 07:07 AM Go to last post
  9. Just an idea for parabolic holes in watch pinions

    Started by Okapi, Jul 29, 2014 05:10 PM
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  10. Bench top Vertical disk sander

    Started by EclecticNeophyte, Jul 23, 2014 10:16 PM
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  11. Quick Change Tool Post Angular Stop

    Started by rgsparber, Jul 21, 2014 02:01 PM
    cutters, lathe, qctp
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    Jul 22, 2014, 08:28 PM Go to last post
  12. Lathe Tail Stock Alignment Tool

    Started by Catfish, Nov 15, 2013 06:25 PM
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  13. Geometric Die Head Arbor

    Started by Catfish, Jul 17, 2014 11:27 AM
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    Jul 18, 2014, 07:19 AM Go to last post
  14. Hand Deburr Tool

    Started by Catfish, Jul 17, 2014 11:18 AM
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  15. Seal Install tools, Dodge '98 4x4 front axle seals

    Started by Catfish, Jul 11, 2014 02:44 PM
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  16. Spanner Wrenches Custom

    Started by Catfish, May 10, 2014 01:04 PM
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    Jul 17, 2014, 10:14 AM Go to last post
  17. Stud Tool

    Started by rgsparber, Jul 9, 2014 10:21 AM
    metal working, stud
    • Replies: 5
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