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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. Homemade a strong water pump from mini DC motor

    Started by andrewwoody, Mar 13, 2019 11:47 PM
    water pump
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    Mar 14, 2019, 03:01 AM Go to last post
  2. Moved: An Automatic Rubber Band Gun I made

    Started by Foxtrot_, Mar 13, 2019 11:01 PM
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  3. Moved: A Pneumatic Horizontal Bandsaw Feedrate Limiter

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 6, 2019 07:00 AM
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  4. Homemade oscillating edge - spindle sander

    Started by woodenworldenic, Mar 12, 2019 02:31 AM
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    Mar 12, 2019, 10:58 PM Go to last post
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    Mar 12, 2019, 08:33 AM Go to last post
  5. Lead Hammer Isolated Lead in an Aluminum Cylinder

    Started by jjr2001, Mar 11, 2019 05:56 PM
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    Mar 12, 2019, 07:15 AM Go to last post
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    Mar 12, 2019, 07:11 AM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Vise modification for simple metal bending and forming tasks.

    Started by Tuomas, Mar 10, 2019 01:19 PM
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  7. Cnc material hold down clamps

    Started by Iron front fab, Mar 11, 2019 01:31 AM
    clamps, cnc, material, mill
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    Mar 12, 2019, 01:04 AM Go to last post
  8. Hammer Brass Aluminum Steel 6.5 ounce head

    Started by jjr2001, Mar 11, 2019 05:43 PM
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    Mar 12, 2019, 01:00 AM Go to last post
  9. Neck Knife from circular sawblade

    Started by Right Hands, Mar 11, 2019 02:29 PM
    knife making, neck knife
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    Mar 12, 2019, 12:57 AM Go to last post
  10. Simple Indexing on the Mini Lathe or any lathe

    Started by jjr2001, Mar 11, 2019 06:13 PM
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    Mar 12, 2019, 12:53 AM Go to last post
  11. Plans for a Kant Twist Clamp

    Started by TilenThaler, Mar 1, 2019 01:21 PM
    kant twist clamp, welder's clamp
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    Mar 12, 2019, 12:16 AM Go to last post
  12. MY HOMEMADE ROD BUILDING MACHINE

    Started by mariost, Feb 26, 2019 11:17 AM
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    Mar 11, 2019, 03:54 PM Go to last post
  13. Amp Meter for A/C welder

    Started by drivermark, Feb 28, 2019 12:01 PM
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    Mar 11, 2019, 03:18 PM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Another warning.

    Started by tonyfoale, Mar 6, 2019 05:47 AM
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  15. Moved: Plans for a Lever Metal Bender

    Started by TilenThaler, Mar 3, 2019 11:32 PM
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    Mar 10, 2019, 08:44 PM Go to last post
  16. Mill to cnc conversion

    Started by Iron front fab, Mar 6, 2019 11:07 AM
    bench top, cnc, diy, electronics, mill
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    Mar 10, 2019, 05:20 PM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Heat Treating Aluminium [Easy DIY method]

    Started by Bongodrummer, Mar 6, 2019 11:26 AM
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