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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. Quick Change Tool Post Angular Stop

    Started by rgsparber, Jul 21, 2014 02:01 PM
    cutters, lathe, qctp
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    Jul 22, 2014, 08:28 PM Go to last post
  2. Lathe Tail Stock Alignment Tool

    Started by Catfish, Nov 15, 2013 06:25 PM
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    Jul 18, 2014, 02:40 PM Go to last post
  3. Geometric Die Head Arbor

    Started by Catfish, Jul 17, 2014 11:27 AM
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    Jul 18, 2014, 07:19 AM Go to last post
  4. Hand Deburr Tool

    Started by Catfish, Jul 17, 2014 11:18 AM
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    Jul 18, 2014, 07:17 AM Go to last post
  5. Seal Install tools, Dodge '98 4x4 front axle seals

    Started by Catfish, Jul 11, 2014 02:44 PM
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    Jul 17, 2014, 10:48 AM Go to last post
  6. Spanner Wrenches Custom

    Started by Catfish, May 10, 2014 01:04 PM
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    Jul 17, 2014, 10:14 AM Go to last post
  7. Stud Tool

    Started by rgsparber, Jul 9, 2014 10:21 AM
    metal working, stud
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    Jul 16, 2014, 06:39 AM Go to last post
  8. Dial Indicator Magnetic Back

    Started by Catfish, Jul 11, 2014 02:51 PM
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    Jul 14, 2014, 08:54 AM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Converting a drill press to mill-drill

    Started by master53yoda, Feb 24, 2014 04:41 PM
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  10. Unimat DB200 vertical drill depth measure

    Started by SV3ORA, Dec 17, 2013 04:17 AM
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  11. Moved: trailer tailgate lift assist

    Started by jniolon, Jul 4, 2014 09:11 AM
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  12. Small Faceplate Clamps for the Unimat SL

    Started by Paul Jones, Jul 3, 2014 11:21 PM
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  13. Monthly "Best Commenter" Contest

    Started by kbalch, Jun 2, 2014 01:31 PM
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    Jul 2, 2014, 10:46 AM Go to last post
  14. Tilting Panel Saw

    Started by togeyr, Jun 29, 2014 03:03 PM
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    Jul 1, 2014, 04:45 PM Go to last post
  15. Squaring Up a Frame

    Started by rgsparber, Jun 27, 2014 12:23 PM
    90, measurement, welding
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