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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

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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. Trailer Axle Ends

    Started by Menga, Apr 16, 2019 06:12 PM
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    Apr 16, 2019, 07:48 PM Go to last post
  2. Dowel Flute Jig + // Glue Better Dowel Joints!

    Started by Make Things, Apr 16, 2019 06:01 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 921
    Apr 16, 2019, 07:45 PM Go to last post
  3. The Aussie Shed YouTube Videos

    Started by The Aussie Shed, Apr 12, 2019 08:21 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,704
    Apr 16, 2019, 06:01 PM Go to last post
  4. A Horizontal Bandsaw Vise Screw Jack

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 14, 2019 02:36 PM
    bandsaw, jack screw
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,169
    Apr 16, 2019, 05:02 PM Go to last post
  5. Scratch Stock Beading Tool, how to make

    Started by Mikhandmaker, Apr 15, 2019 08:41 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,430
    Apr 16, 2019, 04:46 PM Go to last post
  6. Sawing Threaded Rod Axially

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 14, 2019 03:20 PM
    bandsaw fixture
    • Replies: 2
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    Apr 16, 2019, 12:13 PM Go to last post
  7. Homemade a long scissors

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Apr 14, 2019 06:13 AM
    long scissors
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 947
    Apr 16, 2019, 08:28 AM Go to last post
  8. Smartphone Support on a Tripod

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 14, 2019 01:42 PM
    photography
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 669
    Apr 16, 2019, 07:38 AM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Handmade Drawer and Cabinet Handles

    Started by Frontier Forge, Apr 16, 2019 07:33 AM
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  10. MY HOMEMADE BATTERY SPOT WELDER

    Started by mariost, Apr 13, 2019 02:24 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 3,552
    Apr 16, 2019, 01:12 AM Go to last post
  11. Homemade Drill Bit Sharpener

    Started by buddyman100, Apr 13, 2019 04:48 PM
    diy drill bit sharpener, drill bit sharpener, sharpener
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,820
    Apr 15, 2019, 08:10 PM Go to last post
  12. Homemade Sandblaster cabinet

    Started by meanwhileinthegarage, Apr 6, 2019 05:33 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,094
    Apr 15, 2019, 08:42 AM Go to last post
  13. simple milk jug project

    Started by DocMabry, Apr 14, 2019 03:36 PM
    milk jug recycling
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 317
    Apr 15, 2019, 06:58 AM Go to last post
  14. Homemade a jack for car

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Apr 6, 2019 01:55 AM
    homemade tool; diy, kwandotechnic; car jack
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,420
    Apr 15, 2019, 03:52 AM Go to last post
  15. Cleaver (Butcher's knife) restoration

    Started by meanwhileinthegarage, Apr 15, 2019 12:16 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 701
    Apr 15, 2019, 03:49 AM Go to last post
  16. Moved: Extending the range of calipers

    Started by mklotz, Apr 11, 2019 11:45 AM
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  17. COLD FORGING,torsion of profile pipes

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Apr 13, 2019 08:55 AM
    forging, handmade, homemade, how to make, pipe
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    Apr 15, 2019, 02:52 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,128
    Apr 15, 2019, 02:41 AM Go to last post
  18. Moved: Horizontal Bandsaw Floating Jaws

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 12, 2019 05:42 PM
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