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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. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 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. Moved: Storing Ratchet Straps for Quick Deployment

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 19, 2020 05:13 PM
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  2. Make A Belt Sander With 3 Sides for Grinding

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Mar 23, 2020 05:41 AM
    belt grinder
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,901
    Mar 23, 2020, 02:42 PM Go to last post
  3. Drill press accessory tray

    Started by Philip Davies, Mar 23, 2020 08:55 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 23, 2020, 02:28 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 770
    Mar 23, 2020, 02:23 PM Go to last post
  4. Vertical bandsaw modification add on

    Started by Gadgeteer, Mar 22, 2020 08:20 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    Mar 23, 2020, 07:45 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,147
    Mar 23, 2020, 06:12 AM Go to last post
  5. Homemade Katana

    Started by buddyman100, Mar 22, 2020 02:55 PM
    diy sword, how to make a katana, katana, no forge, sword
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 22, 2020, 07:59 PM Go to last post
  6. CNC Plasma Table Conversion - Part 2

    Started by Haslip Cycle Works, Mar 22, 2020 06:33 PM
    cnc, haslip cycle works, plasma, table
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    Mar 22, 2020, 06:33 PM Go to last post
  7. Composter homemade

    Started by daniels1186, Mar 22, 2020 02:17 AM
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    Mar 22, 2020, 05:14 PM Go to last post
  8. Compound-planet split-ring planetary gearset

    Started by TilenThaler, Mar 22, 2020 10:23 AM
    planetary gearset
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    Mar 22, 2020, 10:23 AM Go to last post
  9. Adjustable Box finger Joint Jig - Quick and Easy

    Started by Didpoolhall, Mar 21, 2020 01:47 PM
    box joint, box joint jig, finger joint jig, plywoodworking, router
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    Mar 22, 2020, 12:32 AM Go to last post
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    Mar 21, 2020, 08:58 PM Go to last post
  10. DIY 2x4 & Steel Workbench - Design Ideas

    Started by House_Work, Mar 21, 2020 09:14 AM
    2x4, diy, rolling, tools, workbench
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    Mar 21, 2020, 09:14 AM Go to last post
  11. Hydraulic Fruit Press

    Started by Gadgeteer, Mar 20, 2020 08:29 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 21, 2020, 04:02 AM Go to last post
  12. Moved: Magnetic Drill Press

    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, Mar 18, 2020 04:30 AM
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  13. DIY Belt Sander

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Mar 20, 2020 01:19 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 20, 2020, 01:54 PM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Tubing Bender Technique

    Started by TigerCreek, Mar 17, 2020 04:44 AM
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  15. Super Thin - Strip Ripping Table Saw Jig

    Started by Didpoolhall, Mar 12, 2020 10:57 AM
    plywoodworking, table saw, thin strip, thin-rip jig
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    Mar 20, 2020, 09:03 AM Go to last post
  16. DIY Mantis-Rockner Anchor Clone (Part 1)

    Started by Downeast Thunder, Mar 19, 2020 02:09 PM
    anchor, clone, diy, mantis, rockner
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    Mar 19, 2020, 02:09 PM Go to last post
  17. Homemade Automatic Sensor Machine

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Mar 18, 2020 03:43 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 18, 2020, 08:05 PM Go to last post



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