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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. The best tools are awarded a $100 weekly prize. Tool tips and tricks should go in the Tool Tips and Tricks subforum.

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  1. Ask any questions about building homemade tools in here. Ask for plans, details on tool design and construction, information on sourcing parts and materials, or anything else.

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  2. Post your tool tips and tricks in here. The best tips are awarded a $100 prize. Videos and images of your tool tips are nice, but not necessary.

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  1. Downdraft Sanding Box

    Started by e_m_maker, Sep 17, 2022 08:09 PM
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  3. Stainless steel boring bar holders - video

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  4. Clamp from motorcycle parts - video

    Started by Jon, Sep 16, 2022 01:44 PM
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  5. Cross table - video

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  6. Battery spot welder - video

    Started by Jon, Sep 16, 2022 01:42 PM
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  7. Machinist's hammer - video

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  8. Angle grinder belt sander - video

    Started by Jon, Sep 16, 2022 01:41 PM
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  9. Rotary chuck adapter - video

    Started by Jon, Sep 14, 2022 04:40 PM
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  10. Hydraulic press - video

    Started by Jon, Sep 15, 2022 03:48 PM
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  11. Hexagon cutter - video

    Started by Jon, Sep 15, 2022 03:48 PM
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  12. Small surface grinder - videos

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  13. 3D printed router lift - video

    Started by Jon, Sep 15, 2022 03:49 PM
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  14. Glue gun from drill - video

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  15. Another T-Nut Video

    Started by Improvised DIY, Sep 13, 2022 11:30 AM
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  16. How to Make a Ball Turning Attachment!

    Started by AB-SHOP, Sep 13, 2022 07:32 AM
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  17. Bullseye pick - videos

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  18. 2x72 belt grinder - video

    Started by Jon, Sep 14, 2022 04:40 PM
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