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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. more tools

    Started by naughtyboy, Sep 1, 2013 07:51 AM
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    Sep 3, 2013, 08:46 AM Go to last post
  2. 2 more bits

    Started by naughtyboy, Aug 30, 2013 08:21 AM
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    Sep 3, 2013, 08:41 AM Go to last post
  3. A few woodworking tools

    Started by derekcohen, Aug 21, 2013 08:27 AM
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    Sep 2, 2013, 06:25 PM Go to last post
  4. homemade wood lathe

    Started by barberorp, Aug 28, 2013 07:22 PM
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    Aug 29, 2013, 09:07 AM Go to last post
  5. A few bits

    Started by BenH, Aug 27, 2013 02:01 PM
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    Aug 28, 2013, 11:35 AM Go to last post
  6. Moved: homemade pipe grinding tool

    Started by barberorp, Aug 18, 2013 08:06 PM
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  7. twisting manual machine

    Started by barberorp, Aug 24, 2013 01:53 PM
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    Aug 26, 2013, 08:51 AM Go to last post
  8. Are you Social?

    Started by kbalch, Oct 29, 2012 12:22 PM
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    Aug 25, 2013, 06:53 AM Go to last post
  9. Bass Drum Dust Collection Cyclone

    Started by Nunley, Aug 20, 2013 07:43 AM
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  10. clamp stud adaptors

    Started by naughtyboy, Aug 19, 2013 01:19 PM
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    Aug 20, 2013, 11:07 AM Go to last post
  11. Laser Printing to Powder Coated Plate

    Started by rgsparber, Aug 19, 2013 08:06 AM
    label making, powder coating, printing on metal
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    Aug 19, 2013, 09:26 AM Go to last post
  12. Engine- Motor jack

    Started by 1951sms, Aug 17, 2013 08:35 AM
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    Aug 19, 2013, 09:22 AM Go to last post
  13. tap holder for lathe

    Started by naughtyboy, Aug 18, 2013 06:24 AM
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    Aug 19, 2013, 09:17 AM Go to last post
  14. drill bit holder/organizer

    Started by naughtyboy, Aug 17, 2013 09:29 AM
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    Aug 19, 2013, 09:15 AM Go to last post
  15. Chip Breaker for a Diamond Tool HoldersŪ

    Started by rgsparber, Aug 8, 2013 02:43 PM
    chip breaker, diamond tool holdersŪ, lathe
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    Aug 15, 2013, 03:03 PM Go to last post
  16. Violin Fiddle Bridge Fitting Fixture

    Started by Nunley, Aug 14, 2013 01:23 PM
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    Aug 15, 2013, 02:48 PM Go to last post
  17. Press

    Started by riaanras, Aug 15, 2013 03:36 AM
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    Aug 15, 2013, 08:00 AM Go to last post
  18. Dril

    Started by riaanras, Aug 15, 2013 03:27 AM
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    Aug 15, 2013, 07:58 AM Go to last post
  19. tube holding jig

    Started by naughtyboy, Aug 11, 2013 10:47 AM
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    Aug 12, 2013, 08:27 AM Go to last post
  20. bike frame jig

    Started by naughtyboy, Aug 10, 2013 10:09 AM
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