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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. Component storage from old floppies

    Started by Bongodrummer, Dec 3, 2013 05:12 AM
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    Aug 23, 2014, 10:35 PM Go to last post
  2. Simple Wood Lathe

    Started by EclecticNeophyte, Jul 26, 2014 05:23 PM
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    Aug 23, 2014, 09:56 PM Go to last post
  3. Tool Chest

    Started by revwarguy, Apr 25, 2014 03:08 PM
    • Replies: 5
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    Aug 22, 2014, 04:37 AM Go to last post
  4. Locking Sanding Block

    Started by Robert Tutsky, Jan 1, 2013 08:58 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    Aug 22, 2014, 04:17 AM Go to last post
  5. Smile Cutting/Marking Gauge

    Started by wormil, Oct 4, 2013 09:27 PM
    cutting, gauge, marking, woodworking
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    Aug 22, 2014, 04:17 AM Go to last post
  6. Angle Grinder Table Saw

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 26, 2014 06:50 PM
    angle grinder, attachment, bench tool, table saw
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    Aug 21, 2014, 07:30 AM Go to last post
  7. A Bolt Beveling Tool

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 27, 2014 10:05 PM
    belt sander attachment, bolt beveling, higby
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    Aug 21, 2014, 07:25 AM Go to last post
  8. Chainsaw Mill

    Started by Bongodrummer, Apr 22, 2014 04:20 AM
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  9. A wooden vise for instrument making

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Aug 16, 2014 10:50 AM
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  10. couple of offerings

    Started by naughtyboy, Aug 13, 2014 07:41 AM
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    Aug 20, 2014, 08:00 PM Go to last post
  11. Moved: Homemade Penetrating Oil

    Started by Stale Trooper, Oct 14, 2012 12:24 AM
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  12. rod alignment jig for welding

    Started by strube1369, Jan 23, 2014 11:40 AM
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  13. Vise Stand

    Started by jcriss, Aug 14, 2014 02:00 PM
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  14. Open bottle

    Started by c.phili, Mar 16, 2013 11:59 PM
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    Aug 16, 2014, 03:54 AM Go to last post
  15. Make your own pure nitrogen gas

    Started by imsmooth, May 9, 2014 10:43 AM
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    Aug 16, 2014, 03:35 AM Go to last post
  16. A plumb bob can be an ornamental tool.

    Started by schor, Aug 12, 2014 12:15 PM
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    Aug 15, 2014, 04:27 PM Go to last post
  17. My CNC machine

    Started by revwarguy, Apr 25, 2014 03:18 PM
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  18. Drill press depth stop

    Started by schor, Aug 11, 2014 07:31 PM
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  19. Moved: my home made Lathe

    Started by Terry1967, Jun 2, 2014 01:10 PM
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