Homemade tools metals

Discover how to create your own homemade tools for working with metals. Get tips and ideas for making your metalworking projects easier and more efficient.
Workshop, Diy, Metal, Woodworking Jigs, Wood Turning Lathe, Dovetail Joinery, Wood Lathe, Wood Turning Projects, Drill Bit Sharpening

60+ Unusual Uses for Workshop Tools & Materials! the Ultimate Collection!: Here's a secret tip not many will tell you. Some of the comments sections in these Instructables are better than the I'ble itself!OK, not true ;)But... What unusual uses and hacks have YOU come up with? Publish your own Instructables!

Erwin Hamilton
Woodworking Shop, Homestead Survival, Metal, Woodworking Tools, Garages, Woodworking Lathe, Metal Lathe Projects, Metal Lathe Tools, Woodworking Hand Tools

I usually find homemade tools disappointing. Even taking something like an old worn-out screwdriver and grinding it into a scratch awl doesn't for me compare to a store bought scratch awl. I like quality made tools and it's hard to duplicate that same level of quality in the home shop. However, I thought I would share this homemade one that I actually use quite a lot. In fact, come to think of it, and I may revise this later, but aside from some shop made jigs and fixtures I believe it's the