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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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    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

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. drill caddy

    Started by naughtyboy, Apr 9, 2014 09:45 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,606
    Apr 9, 2014, 11:09 AM Go to last post
  2. Pillar movers or anything else

    Started by LoongUdom, Apr 6, 2014 11:53 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,257
    Apr 7, 2014, 07:19 AM Go to last post
  3. F-Style Quick Adjust Clamps

    Started by mlochala, Apr 1, 2014 07:36 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Apr 2, 2014, 08:20 AM Go to last post
  4. Compact Workshop Welding Area

    Started by MetalDesigner, Dec 8, 2013 08:29 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 6,085
    Apr 1, 2014, 09:40 PM Go to last post
  5. welding positioner, rotating table

    Started by radom, Mar 29, 2014 10:00 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 13,682
    Mar 31, 2014, 08:15 AM Go to last post
  6. Tripan based system centering tool

    Started by Okapi, Mar 24, 2014 06:09 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 25, 2014, 10:40 AM Go to last post
  7. Small Parts Holding For Router Table

    Started by Lsmart, Mar 22, 2014 11:25 AM
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    Mar 24, 2014, 08:52 AM Go to last post
  8. Transformable extended workbench

    Started by kzmaher, Mar 21, 2014 04:04 AM
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    Mar 21, 2014, 01:21 PM Go to last post
  9. Homemade Carving bench

    Started by Claudio, Mar 12, 2014 10:36 AM
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    • Replies: 5
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    Mar 19, 2014, 04:16 PM Go to last post
  10. Rim Roller for Cleaning/Polishing Wheels

    Started by astroracer, Mar 18, 2014 07:08 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    Mar 19, 2014, 08:19 AM Go to last post
  11. Mobilizing my Hydraulic Press

    Started by astroracer, Mar 16, 2014 06:19 PM
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    Mar 17, 2014, 05:46 PM Go to last post
  12. Building Flat Top Plate Bender

    Started by astroracer, Mar 16, 2014 06:28 PM
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    Mar 17, 2014, 07:51 AM Go to last post
  13. modified spade bits for camlocs

    Started by naughtyboy, Mar 14, 2014 07:49 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 14, 2014, 08:24 AM Go to last post
  14. Cab removal tool

    Started by yoyyoy1, Mar 12, 2014 10:58 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 12, 2014, 05:43 PM Go to last post
  15. Tube Notcher

    Started by chowpay, Mar 12, 2014 12:08 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 7,594
    Mar 12, 2014, 01:54 PM Go to last post
  16. Taper Attachment for 11" Logan Lathe

    Started by Catfish, Mar 1, 2014 01:33 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    Mar 10, 2014, 07:09 PM Go to last post
  17. Sealant tool

    Started by Workshopshed, Mar 1, 2014 03:29 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,207
    Mar 10, 2014, 05:39 PM Go to last post
  18. Band saw mods

    Started by pursang, Mar 2, 2014 05:03 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 4,310
    Mar 10, 2014, 09:04 AM Go to last post
  19. Band saw...wood to metal

    Started by ecm_this, Mar 5, 2014 08:57 AM
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    Mar 5, 2014, 11:34 AM Go to last post
  20. Figure Skate Sharpening machine

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 4, 2014 08:27 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 5, 2014, 11:30 AM Go to last post



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