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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. Milling Jacks

    Started by Catfish, Nov 14, 2013 12:35 PM
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    Nov 14, 2013, 01:00 PM Go to last post
  2. Milling Machine Tram Gauge

    Started by Catfish, Nov 14, 2013 12:27 PM
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    Nov 14, 2013, 12:59 PM Go to last post
  3. Arbor 1" for Side Milling Cutters

    Started by Catfish, Nov 13, 2013 09:24 PM
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    Nov 14, 2013, 08:00 AM Go to last post
  4. Truck Bed Bike Mount

    Started by Harvey Melvin Richards, Nov 8, 2013 11:42 AM
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    Nov 13, 2013, 10:47 AM Go to last post
  5. Lightbulb Cheap coolant system

    Started by romac, Feb 14, 2013 06:15 PM
    filters, grinding, lathe, milling
    • Replies: 1
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    Nov 11, 2013, 02:19 PM Go to last post
  6. Porta-band mount

    Started by 1dmaxpwr, Nov 3, 2013 08:39 PM
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    Nov 11, 2013, 02:16 PM Go to last post
  7. Poll Poll: Official Contest Thread - Final Voting Poll

    Started by kbalch, Nov 1, 2013 11:39 AM
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    Nov 11, 2013, 12:19 PM Go to last post
  8. My welding cart

    Started by 1dmaxpwr, Nov 3, 2013 09:09 PM
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    Nov 4, 2013, 09:00 AM Go to last post
  9. Bench grinder stand

    Started by 1dmaxpwr, Nov 3, 2013 08:20 PM
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    Nov 1, 2013, 11:56 AM Go to last post
  10. Lightbulb Swivel Mounted Hose Reel

    Started by cbdave, Oct 31, 2013 11:56 PM
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  11. Sander Stand

    Started by Steve, Oct 27, 2013 04:07 PM
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    Oct 28, 2013, 11:44 AM Go to last post
  12. Panel Joggler

    Started by richthemechanic, Oct 20, 2013 12:16 PM
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    Oct 21, 2013, 08:51 AM Go to last post
  13. CV axle puller

    Started by Ole Nasty, Oct 17, 2013 07:38 PM
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    Oct 18, 2013, 08:11 AM Go to last post
  14. clamp blocks

    Started by naughtyboy, Oct 15, 2013 04:55 AM
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    Oct 15, 2013, 08:27 AM Go to last post
  15. 90 Degree Corner Brace

    Started by Alien, Oct 14, 2013 08:37 PM
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    Oct 15, 2013, 08:26 AM Go to last post
  16. universal crankshaft pulley holder / automotive

    Started by blknblu, Oct 14, 2013 07:52 PM
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    Oct 15, 2013, 08:24 AM Go to last post
  17. Spot welder

    Started by robert62, Oct 13, 2013 10:23 AM
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    Oct 14, 2013, 08:28 AM Go to last post
  18. Alaskan style slabbing mill

    Started by Ed., Oct 11, 2013 12:50 AM
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    Oct 11, 2013, 07:51 AM Go to last post
  19. Made a wood lathe

    Started by Ed., Oct 9, 2013 03:23 PM
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    Oct 10, 2013, 09:16 AM Go to last post



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