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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: Thousands of homemade tool plans

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

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 03:49 PM
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  1. Flat bar roller

    Started by Ralph, Jun 29, 2016 09:29 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    Jul 2, 2016, 11:17 AM Go to last post
  2. Ball socket joint

    Started by vivekpimpalshende, Jul 1, 2016 01:12 AM
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    Jul 2, 2016, 11:03 AM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Pipe Tool (tamper and pick)

    Started by ToolMakerRob, Jun 24, 2016 01:32 PM
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  4. Adjustable Stands.

    Started by kess, Jun 27, 2016 09:52 AM
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    Jul 1, 2016, 07:55 AM Go to last post
  5. Convert a towbar and fit it on Peugeot 206

    Started by kess, Jun 23, 2016 07:54 AM
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    Jun 30, 2016, 02:11 AM Go to last post
  6. Lathe work truing tool

    Started by ToolMakerRob, Jun 28, 2016 08:10 AM
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    Jun 29, 2016, 07:11 AM Go to last post
  7. drill bit stand/index....

    Started by jniolon, Jun 26, 2016 12:02 PM
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    Jun 29, 2016, 07:08 AM Go to last post
  8. Measuring Arbor Press Travel

    Started by Toolmaker51, Jun 27, 2016 11:18 PM
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    Jun 29, 2016, 07:03 AM Go to last post
  9. Dremel right angle attachment to flex shaft.

    Started by Tuomas, Jun 26, 2016 01:39 PM
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    Jun 29, 2016, 06:59 AM Go to last post
  10. Simple Dremel router table.

    Started by Tuomas, Jun 24, 2016 02:41 AM
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    Jun 27, 2016, 08:13 PM Go to last post
  11. Dremel right-angle tool repair

    Started by sossol, Jun 23, 2016 10:41 PM
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    Jun 26, 2016, 04:15 AM Go to last post
  12. swing away band saw mount

    Started by Frank S, Mar 13, 2016 11:08 PM
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    Jun 25, 2016, 09:33 PM Go to last post
  13. Quick and dirty no-spill container

    Started by mklotz, Feb 11, 2016 11:12 AM
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  14. Moved: Tool Box Wall Mount Swivel Platform

    Started by Catfish, Feb 8, 2014 01:45 PM
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  15. Spring loaded Center

    Started by ToolMakerRob, Jun 24, 2016 02:21 PM
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  16. Moved: Making a Deburring Tool from a Razor Handle

    Started by Paul Jones, Jun 24, 2015 09:25 AM
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  17. Moved: Mini-toolmakers jaws for small 80 mm three jaw chuck

    Started by Paul Jones, Jul 4, 2014 12:11 PM
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  18. Fretting tool for set neck guitars.

    Started by Nick Christodoulou, Jun 13, 2016 02:27 PM
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    Jun 23, 2016, 08:03 AM Go to last post
  19. Wooden Mallet

    Started by davidmoody, Jun 21, 2016 09:49 PM
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