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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

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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. Moved: Belt Grinder / Belt sander ...built in 2018

    Started by TROEHL, Mar 10, 2019 06:17 AM
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  2. Lathe tailstock bed clamp

    Started by threesixesinarow, Mar 22, 2019 10:29 AM
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    Mar 22, 2019, 02:33 PM Go to last post
  3. Moved: llittle bender

    Started by celsoari, Mar 8, 2019 10:35 AM
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    Mar 21, 2019, 03:23 PM Go to last post
  4. Contour duplication tool

    Started by TilenThaler, Mar 21, 2019 12:47 PM
    contour duplication tool, diy tool, woodworking
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    Mar 21, 2019, 03:19 PM Go to last post
  5. Moved: How to make a Hologram 3D

    Started by andrewwoody, Mar 21, 2019 02:53 AM
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  6. Look, built a fence...

    Started by Toolmaker51, Mar 20, 2019 08:49 PM
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    Mar 21, 2019, 01:57 AM Go to last post
  7. Moved: Repairing Nicked Extension Cords

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 15, 2019 08:00 AM
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  8. Moved: Sawing Handheld Round Stock Safely

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 18, 2019 06:02 PM
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  9. Automated lathe machine

    Started by Moses Gogo, Mar 20, 2019 01:22 AM
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    Mar 20, 2019, 05:08 PM Go to last post
  10. Manure Scraper Tractor Loader Attatchment

    Started by diacsn, Mar 20, 2019 02:56 PM
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    Mar 20, 2019, 04:30 PM Go to last post
  11. Grey Water recovery system

    Started by garage nut, Mar 20, 2019 04:08 AM
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    Mar 20, 2019, 06:20 AM Go to last post
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  12. Here's an Electric Table Fan I made

    Started by Foxtrot_, Mar 19, 2019 10:46 PM
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  13. TRACTOR or RIDEON MOWER BLADE SAFETY HOLDER

    Started by ranald, Mar 15, 2019 08:15 PM
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    Mar 19, 2019, 10:43 PM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Build your own Lever Metal Bender (with plans)

    Started by TilenThaler, Mar 12, 2019 01:39 PM
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  15. Parts Washers (videos)

    Started by kbalch, Dec 19, 2015 02:30 PM
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    Mar 19, 2019, 10:13 PM Go to last post
  16. Cutting oversized logs and DIY chainsaw mill

    Started by Bongodrummer, Mar 18, 2019 02:51 PM
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    Mar 19, 2019, 10:05 PM Go to last post
  17. Frame for wooden saucers

    Started by woodenworldenic, Mar 19, 2019 02:17 AM
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    Mar 19, 2019, 09:35 PM Go to last post
  18. Circular Saw Cross & Miter Cutting Station

    Started by RCTURKA, Mar 19, 2019 02:42 AM
    circularsaw, cross cutting, miter cutting
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