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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: 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. Moved: Gear hobbing

    Started by blackangus, Aug 17, 2015 12:02 PM
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  2. "Slotted Nut" driver, or "Mystery Tool" ?

    Started by EclecticNeophyte, Aug 18, 2015 01:16 PM
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  3. Phone charging egg

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Jul 15, 2015 02:33 AM
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    Aug 18, 2015, 04:31 PM Go to last post
  4. Horizontal metal bandsaw

    Started by radom, Apr 4, 2014 02:38 PM
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    Aug 18, 2015, 04:08 PM Go to last post
  5. CENTER FINDER

    Started by morsa, Aug 17, 2015 12:33 PM
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  6. SPACERS FOR ADJUSTING THE HEIGHT OF TOOL REST

    Started by morsa, Aug 15, 2015 12:51 PM
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    Aug 17, 2015, 02:43 PM Go to last post
  7. Moved: MALE/FEMALE THREADED KNOBS

    Started by morsa, Aug 14, 2015 12:26 PM
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  8. Making a metal scribe

    Started by Garage workshop, Aug 9, 2015 03:55 PM
    layout, metal scribe, scribe
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    Aug 17, 2015, 04:21 AM Go to last post
  9. Hss indexable metal scraper

    Started by knoba, Aug 10, 2015 12:04 AM
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    Aug 16, 2015, 05:59 PM Go to last post
  10. CARVING TOOLS STAND

    Started by morsa, Aug 13, 2015 12:02 PM
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  11. Moved: Drill Press DRO

    Started by PJs, Aug 11, 2015 03:21 PM
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  12. Moved: Optical centre punch

    Started by knoba, Aug 7, 2015 04:58 PM
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  13. Moved: Gear Cutter

    Started by Al8236, Aug 11, 2015 09:40 PM
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  14. Single bevel edge fishtail wood carving skew

    Started by knoba, Aug 7, 2015 05:02 PM
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    Aug 12, 2015, 12:37 AM Go to last post
  15. Question New-be here, but been around for a while.

    Started by interface-guy0311, Aug 11, 2015 09:31 PM
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  16. New BuildThreads site launched: PlaneBuilds.net

    Started by Jon, Aug 11, 2015 11:13 AM
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    Aug 11, 2015, 08:01 PM Go to last post
  17. Ripping Fence for HF 9" Bandsaw .

    Started by Captainleeward, Aug 8, 2015 08:39 PM
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  18. My Diy Wireless CNC Pendant

    Started by baskarz, Aug 9, 2015 07:17 AM
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