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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

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. Home Made Wood Lathe-Head Stock.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 11, 2015 03:48 PM
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    Dec 16, 2015, 01:39 AM Go to last post
  2. Caulk Tube Based 3D Printer (CNC attachment)

    Started by scorch, Dec 11, 2015 10:16 PM
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    Dec 15, 2015, 04:14 PM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Fabricators portable Drill Press

    Started by stingraygs, Nov 9, 2015 06:14 PM
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  4. Home Made Wood Lathe-Bearing Shaft.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 11, 2015 03:41 PM
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    Dec 15, 2015, 06:00 AM Go to last post
  5. Home Made Wood Lathe-Work holder.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 11, 2015 03:44 PM
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    Dec 15, 2015, 05:58 AM Go to last post
  6. Wood Lathe Mounting brackets.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 13, 2015 02:09 PM
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    Dec 15, 2015, 05:50 AM Go to last post
  7. Wood Lathe End Caps.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 13, 2015 02:11 PM
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    Dec 15, 2015, 05:48 AM Go to last post
  8. Wood Lathe Added HF Lathe Table.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 13, 2015 02:14 PM
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  9. Wood Lathe-Motor bracket.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 14, 2015 01:57 PM
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    Dec 15, 2015, 05:42 AM Go to last post
  10. Wood Lathe-Motor 1 HP.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 14, 2015 01:58 PM
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    Dec 15, 2015, 05:38 AM Go to last post
  11. Wood Lathe-Top Cap.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 14, 2015 02:01 PM
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    Dec 15, 2015, 05:35 AM Go to last post
  12. Home Made Wood Lathe-New Switch.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 12, 2015 03:45 PM
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  13. Moved: Home Made Wood Lathe-The Ways.

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 12, 2015 03:43 PM
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  14. vertical milling head

    Started by bretton, Dec 12, 2015 02:54 PM
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    Dec 15, 2015, 05:15 AM Go to last post
  15. chinese lathe main screw clutch

    Started by jetpack2013, Dec 13, 2015 12:08 AM
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    Dec 15, 2015, 05:11 AM Go to last post
  16. Woodcarving gouges

    Started by Philip Davies, Dec 14, 2015 11:30 AM
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  17. Beam Square New Structural Steel Laout Tool

    Started by Beam Square, Dec 14, 2015 12:38 PM
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  18. 500+ forum links to HomemadeTools.net

    Started by Jon, Dec 13, 2015 06:25 PM
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  19. Homemade 3D Printers (videos)

    Started by kbalch, Dec 11, 2015 01:18 PM
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