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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. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
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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: FIVE GALLON POURING CENTER

    Started by machiningfool, Feb 7, 2016 02:07 PM
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  2. machinest's level

    Started by Neil Jensen, Feb 11, 2016 02:24 PM
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    Feb 12, 2016, 02:37 AM Go to last post
  3. 46 Best Homemade Tools from Pirate4x4.com

    Started by Jon, Feb 11, 2016 06:27 PM
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  4. rotary cutter tool post mount

    Started by Neil Jensen, Feb 9, 2016 01:48 PM
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  5. MILL TOOLING STORAGE RACKS

    Started by backyard_cnc, Feb 9, 2016 12:46 PM
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    Feb 10, 2016, 06:36 AM Go to last post
  6. LATHE HANDWHEEL

    Started by backyard_cnc, Feb 9, 2016 01:01 PM
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    Feb 10, 2016, 06:34 AM Go to last post
  7. Moved: MILLING TABLE or FIXTURE PLATE CLAMPS

    Started by backyard_cnc, Feb 9, 2016 01:11 PM
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  8. Intro

    Started by racer-john, Feb 9, 2016 11:58 AM
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    Feb 10, 2016, 06:24 AM Go to last post
  9. LATHE TOOLPOST MOUNT FOR DREMEL

    Started by backyard_cnc, Feb 9, 2016 03:53 PM
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  10. Moved: Depth measuring base for a caliper gauge

    Started by xynudu, Feb 9, 2016 04:10 PM
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  11. Grinding Rubber Motor Support Rings

    Started by rgsparber, Feb 7, 2016 07:00 PM
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  12. Moved: DIY Metal Bender

    Started by kess, Feb 5, 2016 01:26 PM
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  13. Machinist Mill Vice Alignment Gauge.

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 5, 2014 01:50 PM
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  14. Moved: Handy 4 position lathe carriage stop for my South Bend lathe

    Started by oldtimer, Jan 28, 2016 07:10 PM
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  15. Quick boring bar and tool post

    Started by Frank S, Sep 24, 2015 07:40 PM
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  16. Moved: Manual Rotary Table

    Started by steamingbill, Feb 6, 2016 07:45 PM
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  17. Moved: Ring Roller Bender with Hydraulic Assist (DIY)

    Started by kess, Jan 30, 2016 01:14 PM
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  18. From Drill to Mill

    Started by kim, Jul 1, 2015 02:42 PM
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  19. Lathe duplicater

    Started by Coach, Jan 22, 2016 06:45 PM
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