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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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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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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. HOMEMADE VIBRATORY TUMBLER MACHINE DIY

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Jul 15, 2019 05:20 AM
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  2. Moved: Steady rest for light turning

    Started by Philip Davies, Jul 16, 2019 10:25 AM
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  3. Moved: Collet clamp with your hands

    Started by brnjh1, Jul 12, 2019 11:09 PM
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  4. 180 Pound Anvil Construction & Welding

    Started by AirborneProductions, Jul 16, 2019 04:18 PM
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  5. Red face What can you make out of old computer parts

    Started by brnjh1, Jul 16, 2019 07:42 AM
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  6. Moved: shop made gear

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  7. Ruggedised temperature sensors

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 20, 2017 09:00 AM
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  8. Moved: Stuff about VFDs and motors

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  9. Moved: Lever dolly

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  10. Moved: Home made part off tool holder for the lathe.

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  11. DIY Hold down clamps (2different models)

    Started by Christofix, Jul 15, 2019 02:06 PM
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  12. Moved: Vice attachment to grip tapers

    Started by Philip Davies, Jun 30, 2019 11:55 AM
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  13. How to make a simple electric bike at home

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Jul 15, 2019 03:42 AM
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  14. Moved: DIY Rat trap at home

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  15. How to make a mini broom with plastic bottles

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Jul 15, 2019 03:27 AM
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  16. How to make Cotton Candy Machine for Sugar Wool DIY

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Jul 15, 2019 03:23 AM
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  17. Pyrography machine make at home

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Jul 15, 2019 03:25 AM
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  18. Homemade chainsaw winch

    Started by cargo229, Jul 14, 2019 06:14 PM
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