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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: Make a video with your HomemadeTools.net testimonial

    Started by Jon, May 14, 2020 01:06 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: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
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  4. 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: AC and fuel line disconnect tools

    Started by Frank S, Oct 15, 2019 11:48 PM
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    Oct 15, 2019, 02:59 PM Go to last post
  2. Homemade quick table clamp

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Oct 15, 2019 08:11 AM
    table clamps
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,382
    Oct 15, 2019, 02:50 PM Go to last post
  3. Homemade press

    Started by Ironworkerl417, Oct 14, 2019 07:13 PM
    press
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,360
    Oct 14, 2019, 07:46 PM Go to last post
  4. Bowsaw

    Started by pfredX1, Oct 14, 2019 05:39 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 852
    Oct 14, 2019, 06:52 PM Go to last post
  5. Sash clamps from library furniture

    Started by Philip Davies, Oct 14, 2019 10:03 AM
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    Oct 14, 2019, 04:36 PM Go to last post
  6. Moved: WW2 Helmet Restoration/Fix

    Started by buddyman100, Oct 14, 2019 02:03 PM
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  7. Motorcycle Wheel Balancer

    Started by Jughead, Oct 14, 2019 01:43 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    Oct 14, 2019, 11:58 AM Go to last post
  8. Making A Small hammer on A lathe

    Started by Salix84, Oct 14, 2019 05:29 AM
    • Replies: 2
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    Oct 14, 2019, 08:11 AM Go to last post
  9. Warco WM180 Lathe Setting The Topslide Angle

    Started by Retro Steam Tech, Oct 14, 2019 04:41 AM
    angle, lathe alignment, topslide, warco
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    • Views: 656
    Oct 14, 2019, 04:41 AM Go to last post
  10. Made a table for my bandsaw

    Started by Ironworkerl417, Oct 13, 2019 06:24 PM
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    Oct 13, 2019, 06:59 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 886
    Oct 13, 2019, 05:05 PM Go to last post
  11. corner welding clamp

    Started by warsztatOdZera, Oct 13, 2019 09:40 AM
    corner, diy, homemade, tools, wedding clamb
    • Replies: 1
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    Oct 13, 2019, 04:17 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 988
    Oct 13, 2019, 03:32 PM Go to last post
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    Oct 13, 2019, 01:28 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 296
    Jon
    Oct 13, 2019, 12:41 PM Go to last post
  12. Homemade Circular Saw

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Oct 12, 2019 08:10 AM
    circular saw
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,115
    Oct 13, 2019, 01:08 AM Go to last post
  13. Calculations of the press' frame strength

    Started by Claudio HG, Oct 12, 2019 07:18 PM
    hydraulic press, jack bottle, mechanical strength, shear strength, shear stress
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 841
    Oct 12, 2019, 07:18 PM Go to last post
  14. Cool Building a Mig Tig Welding Cart | ZT Fab

    Started by Catfish, Oct 6, 2019 07:55 AM
    welding, welding aid, welding cart
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,511
    Oct 12, 2019, 11:21 AM Go to last post
  15. Moved: Hydraulic press / press brake - DIY

    Started by Claudio HG, Oct 5, 2019 08:58 AM
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