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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. Cleaver/axe

    Started by frugalolegeezer, Feb 17, 2019 07:25 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    Feb 26, 2019, 01:14 PM Go to last post
  2. Moved: Tapmatic power tapper for 10 bucks. Not quite but close.

    Started by jjr2001, Feb 18, 2019 10:15 AM
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  3. Mini Lathe Steady Rest Mod

    Started by jjr2001, Feb 20, 2019 03:48 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,263
    Feb 26, 2019, 04:17 AM Go to last post
  4. Knife making vise

    Started by Right Hands, Feb 21, 2019 11:40 AM
    knife, knife making, knife making vise
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    Feb 26, 2019, 04:13 AM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Clean Paint Brush Mod

    Started by tsbrownie, Feb 19, 2019 07:39 PM
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  6. An Electric Screwdriver I made a while back

    Started by Foxtrot_, Feb 20, 2019 10:27 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Feb 26, 2019, 03:56 AM Go to last post
  7. Sport water barrel chair

    Started by Captainleeward, Feb 20, 2019 01:31 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Feb 26, 2019, 03:34 AM Go to last post
  8. Best knife sharpener system

    Started by Right Hands, Feb 18, 2019 08:54 AM
    knife making, knife sharpener, sharpening, sharpening station
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    Feb 26, 2019, 03:31 AM Go to last post
  9. Axe restoration

    Started by Right Hands, Feb 20, 2019 12:40 PM
    new tool, old tool, restoration, tool restorations
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    Feb 26, 2019, 03:17 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,233
    Feb 26, 2019, 03:13 AM Go to last post
  10. Moved: Draw knife from an old planer blade

    Started by Right Hands, Feb 19, 2019 09:30 AM
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  11. DIY Corner Clamp / Jig - Quick & Dirty & Cheap

    Started by tsbrownie, Feb 20, 2019 06:14 PM
    corner clamp, jig, welding, wood working
    • Replies: 1
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    Feb 26, 2019, 03:04 AM Go to last post
  12. Moved: Making Low-Cost, High Quality, Stick On Labels

    Started by rgsparber, Feb 18, 2019 09:50 AM
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  13. 1950's table saw as DIY CNC bed...

    Started by motopreserve, Feb 12, 2019 01:08 PM
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    cnc, cnc mill, cnc router, diy
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,884
    Feb 25, 2019, 06:30 PM Go to last post
  14. Resistors for current measurement

    Started by mklotz, Feb 16, 2019 11:50 AM
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    • Replies: 12
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    Feb 25, 2019, 09:45 AM Go to last post
  15. A small Drill Press I made

    Started by Foxtrot_, Feb 24, 2019 10:22 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 294
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    Feb 24, 2019, 10:30 PM Go to last post
  16. An Electric Screwdriver that I made

    Started by Foxtrot_, Feb 24, 2019 10:23 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 222
    Feb 24, 2019, 10:23 PM Go to last post
  17. A Rotary Tool that I made

    Started by Foxtrot_, Feb 24, 2019 10:21 PM
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    Feb 24, 2019, 10:21 PM Go to last post
  18. A Drum Sander that I made

    Started by Foxtrot_, Feb 24, 2019 10:20 PM
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    Feb 24, 2019, 10:20 PM Go to last post
  19. VFD Assistance

    Started by jonnydot, Jan 31, 2019 05:07 AM
    • Replies: 6
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    Feb 24, 2019, 09:47 PM Go to last post



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