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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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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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

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  1. Moved: Radial Arm Saw fence - new design

    Started by Peter Sanders, Mar 2, 2016 06:21 PM
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  2. Using a CNC Controlled Vertical Mill as a Lathe

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 2, 2016 10:20 AM
    cnc, g-code, lathe, mill, turning
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    Mar 4, 2016, 12:18 AM Go to last post
  3. Hand Plane Jig to utilize Table Saw as a workbench

    Started by tony_912, Mar 3, 2016 11:29 AM
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  4. Making Simple Bow Saw

    Started by tony_912, Mar 3, 2016 12:28 PM
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    Mar 4, 2016, 12:03 AM Go to last post
  5. ATN X-Sight 3 x 12 Tips and Tricks

    Started by bstanga, Feb 26, 2016 09:38 AM
    guns, gunsmithing, nightvision
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  6. Washing machine motor wiring, polishing mop

    Started by thesnake505, Mar 3, 2016 01:46 PM
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  7. Free Micrometer Give Away

    Started by bstanga, Mar 1, 2016 03:33 PM
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  8. Center finder at bearing

    Started by gustave, Feb 27, 2016 06:21 AM
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  9. Indexing rear parting tool post.

    Started by slangbela, Feb 27, 2016 12:52 PM
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  10. Saw horses from scrap wood

    Started by Frank S, Feb 27, 2016 10:16 PM
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  11. Short gear puller

    Started by Peter Sanders, Mar 1, 2016 12:10 AM
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  12. Bending jig.

    Started by Philip Davies, Mar 1, 2016 09:38 AM
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  13. Moved: Brass Clamping Screw for Starrett V-Blocks

    Started by Paul Jones, Feb 13, 2016 05:41 PM
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  14. Can anybody tell me what this is for?

    Started by Moby Duck, Feb 29, 2016 08:12 PM
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  15. Moved: Prick punching aid

    Started by mklotz, Feb 26, 2016 09:37 AM
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  16. New homemade tool awards added

    Started by Jon, Feb 29, 2016 02:37 PM
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  17. Log Cant

    Started by cbroman77, Oct 7, 2014 07:57 PM
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  18. Smile hi from italy

    Started by Nuvolari, Mar 15, 2012 02:10 PM
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