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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. Mini Mill Holding Large Parts

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 6, 2016 01:01 PM
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    Sep 14, 2016, 08:53 AM Go to last post
  2. Base anchor for liner actuator.

    Started by Captainleeward, Sep 6, 2016 11:36 AM
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    Sep 13, 2016, 04:27 AM Go to last post
  3. Lathe Carbide Insert Tools

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 4, 2016 06:22 PM
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  4. Flag Light

    Started by Don42, Sep 5, 2016 09:14 PM
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    Sep 12, 2016, 07:34 AM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Metal turning lathe

    Started by timcruzen, Aug 23, 2016 06:15 AM
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  6. Getting started woodworking- what can I build with these motors?

    Started by Cjm_258, Apr 6, 2016 08:14 AM
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  7. Anodizing Aluminum

    Started by richard.nott, Feb 7, 2016 09:58 AM
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  8. Moved: Broaching Keyways with the Lathe

    Started by Paul Jones, Apr 5, 2015 12:53 PM
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  9. Faboulous binding post

    Started by rendoman, Aug 26, 2016 06:46 PM
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  10. Moved: Curved flange bender for light gauge sheet metal

    Started by brianhw, Sep 3, 2016 03:20 PM
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  11. Drill to buff conversion

    Started by Liquidhandwash, Oct 20, 2014 05:20 PM
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  12. PLANTILLA PARA AGUJEROS (JIG POCKET HOLE)

    Started by jotasierra, Aug 27, 2016 10:53 PM
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  13. ring roller

    Started by slim jim, Sep 7, 2016 08:58 PM
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  14. Lathe Carriage Saddle Retainer Clamps

    Started by jjr2001, Aug 31, 2016 12:55 PM
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  15. Leather apron

    Started by rendoman, Aug 22, 2016 07:47 PM
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  16. Old motor = New Belt Sander?

    Started by Rommel, May 24, 2016 02:22 PM
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    Sep 7, 2016, 08:34 PM Go to last post
  17. Classic bike oil filter

    Started by olderdan, Sep 3, 2016 01:06 PM
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  18. Moved: Low(and high) profile clamps for the milling mc table.

    Started by Metaler, Sep 5, 2016 01:24 PM
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  19. swr meter help

    Started by carlington, Mar 16, 2016 08:59 AM
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  20. Solar volt/amps meter Holder

    Started by Captainleeward, Sep 6, 2016 11:30 AM
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