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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. Vacuum hose benchtop hook

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 11, 2014 12:30 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    Dec 12, 2014, 12:51 PM Go to last post
  2. Vaccum Nozzle - the big one

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 11, 2014 12:20 PM
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    Dec 12, 2014, 12:47 PM Go to last post
  3. Lamp foot adaptator for bench top

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 9, 2014 02:45 AM
    • Replies: 7
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    Dec 9, 2014, 06:41 PM Go to last post
  4. Walking sprinkler modifications

    Started by aprejean, Dec 8, 2014 04:00 PM
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    Dec 9, 2014, 01:23 PM Go to last post
  5. Magnetic base for a lamp

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 9, 2014 01:21 AM
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    Dec 9, 2014, 01:18 PM Go to last post
  6. Woodturning tool wall panel

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 4, 2014 02:46 AM
    • Replies: 9
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    Dec 9, 2014, 01:09 AM Go to last post
  7. Honing Wheel

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 6, 2014 04:25 AM
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    Dec 8, 2014, 07:05 PM Go to last post
  8. Adjustable Workshop Light Pivot Mounts

    Started by MetalDesigner, Dec 4, 2014 02:09 PM
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    Dec 6, 2014, 05:55 PM Go to last post
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  9. Gouge sharpening Jig - wooden version

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 5, 2014 07:23 AM
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    Dec 5, 2014, 08:34 PM Go to last post
  10. Slim jig for low angle shapening

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 5, 2014 08:02 AM
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    Dec 5, 2014, 02:39 PM Go to last post
  11. Moved: Unimat Lathe Faceplate and Faceplate Clamps

    Started by Paul Jones, Nov 26, 2014 04:11 PM
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  12. Woodturning tools rack

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 4, 2014 03:13 AM
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  13. Digital height gauge

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 3, 2014 04:03 AM
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  14. Simple Hole Saw Drilling Guides

    Started by astroracer, Nov 28, 2013 07:49 AM
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  15. Hand chuck

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 2, 2014 04:24 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    Dec 3, 2014, 06:58 PM Go to last post
  16. Steady rest

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 2, 2014 07:19 AM
    • Replies: 5
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    Dec 3, 2014, 06:56 PM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Long boring D bit

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 2, 2014 06:48 AM
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  18. Resaw post

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Dec 2, 2014 04:03 AM
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