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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. Talking Lathe boring bar from poppet valve

    Started by Cascao, Jul 3, 2016 09:39 PM
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    Jul 5, 2016, 06:56 AM Go to last post
  2. H.F. ROLLER STAND MOD 2

    Started by Captainleeward, Jul 3, 2016 02:12 PM
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  3. Rib clamps

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 18, 2014 10:19 PM
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  4. Flat bar roller

    Started by Ralph, Jun 29, 2016 09:29 AM
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  5. 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
  6. Moved: Pipe Tool (tamper and pick)

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

    Started by kess, Jun 27, 2016 09:52 AM
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  8. Convert a towbar and fit it on Peugeot 206

    Started by kess, Jun 23, 2016 07:54 AM
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  9. Lathe work truing tool

    Started by ToolMakerRob, Jun 28, 2016 08:10 AM
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  10. drill bit stand/index....

    Started by jniolon, Jun 26, 2016 12:02 PM
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  11. Measuring Arbor Press Travel

    Started by Toolmaker51, Jun 27, 2016 11:18 PM
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  12. Dremel right angle attachment to flex shaft.

    Started by Tuomas, Jun 26, 2016 01:39 PM
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  13. Simple Dremel router table.

    Started by Tuomas, Jun 24, 2016 02:41 AM
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  14. 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
  15. swing away band saw mount

    Started by Frank S, Mar 13, 2016 11:08 PM
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  16. Quick and dirty no-spill container

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

    Started by Catfish, Feb 8, 2014 01:45 PM
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