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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. Tool for 90 degree welding

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Oct 4, 2019 07:40 AM
    welding clamps;
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    Oct 4, 2019, 03:48 PM Go to last post
  2. Making a New Burner for the Furnace

    Started by SculptyWorks, Sep 29, 2019 09:12 PM
    burner, forge, forge burner, furnace, propane
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,188
    Oct 4, 2019, 10:48 AM Go to last post
  3. Cool Quick Change Tool Post Indicator Mount

    Started by Catfish, Oct 2, 2019 09:37 PM
    dial indicator holder, qctp dial indicator mount, qctp tool post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,053
    Jon
    Oct 3, 2019, 01:32 PM Go to last post
  4. Congratulations new Best Discussion award winner

    Started by Jon, Oct 2, 2019 10:35 AM
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    Oct 2, 2019, 10:35 AM Go to last post
  5. DIY Simple water pump from Refrigerator Compressor

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Sep 30, 2019 12:33 PM
    refrigerator compressor
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    Oct 2, 2019, 10:05 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,576
    Oct 2, 2019, 09:57 AM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Aluminum Pulley Without a Lathe

    Started by liberal, Sep 28, 2019 11:10 AM
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  7. HOW TO REFILL EMPTY SPRAY CANS

    Started by mariost, Oct 1, 2019 12:14 PM
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    Oct 1, 2019, 02:06 PM Go to last post
  8. COPPER PLATING

    Started by mariost, Oct 1, 2019 11:55 AM
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    Oct 1, 2019, 02:04 PM Go to last post
  9. Home made drum sander on the drill press

    Started by Christofix, Oct 1, 2019 06:55 AM
    christofix, drill press, drum sander, homemade tool, sanding drums
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    Oct 1, 2019, 01:53 PM Go to last post
  10. Moved: Making a motorcycle chassis or this is what tools are for.

    Started by tonyfoale, Sep 29, 2019 08:49 AM
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    Oct 1, 2019, 04:21 AM Go to last post
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  11. PCB holder design and making

    Started by TilenThaler, Sep 30, 2019 11:25 AM
    electronics, pcb clamp, pcb holder
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,531
    Sep 30, 2019, 07:52 PM Go to last post
  12. Moved: v-block

    Started by celsoari, Sep 13, 2019 03:25 PM
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  13. Thin wood slicing jig

    Started by Make Things, Sep 30, 2019 06:06 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,489
    Sep 30, 2019, 08:26 AM Go to last post
  14. SOLDERING IRON USING GLOW PLUG

    Started by mariost, Sep 29, 2019 02:51 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,976
    Sep 30, 2019, 02:27 AM Go to last post
  15. Making tube bending dies

    Started by Kustom KB, Sep 20, 2019 05:37 PM
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    Sep 29, 2019, 07:44 PM Go to last post
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