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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. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Thousands of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. MAKING CLAW HAMMER TOOL AND HEAVY WIRE TWISTER

    Started by orioncons36, May 29, 2022 12:24 PM
    hammer, wire bender, wire bender tool, wire twister
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  2. I Made a Woodworking Tool for a Friend

    Started by fox craft, May 24, 2022 01:41 AM
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    May 29, 2022, 11:38 AM Go to last post
  3. 90 degree hex bit adaptor mod.

    Started by mr_modify1, May 28, 2022 10:49 AM
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    May 29, 2022, 03:33 AM Go to last post
  4. Making a Bevel Square, Part 2

    Started by ttmrj, May 28, 2022 06:46 PM
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    May 29, 2022, 03:29 AM Go to last post
  5. Making a Bevel Square, Part 1

    Started by ttmrj, May 28, 2022 06:45 PM
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  6. Vertical cordless drill storage.

    Started by mr_modify1, May 26, 2022 08:32 AM
    cordless drill storage
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    May 27, 2022, 11:23 PM Go to last post
  7. Tailstock spinner upgrade - video

    Started by Jon, May 27, 2022 04:10 PM
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  8. Forged adze - video

    Started by Jon, May 27, 2022 04:11 PM
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  9. Moved: DIY Normal & Spiral Staircase [part 1]

    Started by Metalgeria, May 27, 2022 07:24 AM
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  10. 2 UNIQUE TOOLS IDEAS THAT CAN BE VERY USEFUL TO YOU

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, May 27, 2022 03:36 AM
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  11. Power hacksaw - video

    Started by Jon, May 18, 2022 01:58 PM
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  12. Moved: A Little Winch For The Shop

    Started by Don42, May 20, 2022 09:08 PM
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  13. Moved: Electric Bike Upgrades

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  14. Doweling machine - video

    Started by Jon, May 26, 2022 11:54 AM
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  15. Hydraulic power pack - video

    Started by Jon, May 26, 2022 11:53 AM
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    May 26, 2022, 11:53 AM Go to last post
  16. Lathe spindle thread protector - video

    Started by Jon, May 25, 2022 02:39 PM
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    May 26, 2022, 06:18 AM Go to last post
  17. Garden hose nozzle - video

    Started by Jon, May 25, 2022 02:38 PM
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    May 25, 2022, 07:50 PM Go to last post
  18. Quick clamping vise - video

    Started by Jon, May 25, 2022 02:39 PM
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    May 25, 2022, 02:39 PM Go to last post
  19. Sheetmetal cutter from valves - video

    Started by Jon, May 25, 2022 02:37 PM
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