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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

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
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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. Lightbulb DIY Lab Bench Power Supply

    Started by Lahis, Jan 22, 2019 08:34 PM
    12vdc 230vac converter, atx, bench power supply, power supply
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    Jan 24, 2019, 12:34 PM Go to last post
  2. New guy here looking

    Started by bundyal38, Jan 24, 2019 04:10 AM
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    Jan 24, 2019, 11:51 AM Go to last post
  3. Childrens dining suite

    Started by ranald, Jan 22, 2019 05:02 PM
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    Jan 24, 2019, 05:32 AM Go to last post
  4. Moved: Precision metal chuck faceplate for a wood lathe

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Jan 16, 2019 11:34 AM
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  5. Moved: Drawknife from sickle

    Started by Philip Davies, Jan 17, 2019 09:59 AM
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  6. Universal tractor splitting stand

    Started by Westerntruck, Jan 19, 2019 11:34 PM
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    Jan 24, 2019, 04:57 AM Go to last post
  7. Welding videos

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 20, 2019 03:58 AM
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    Jan 24, 2019, 01:33 AM Go to last post
  8. Moved: fuel line forming tool

    Started by Frank S, Jan 19, 2019 09:57 PM
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  9. Moved: MY NEW TOOL CHEST FOR MY MACHINIST TOOLS

    Started by DUKESALLEY, Jan 17, 2019 05:26 PM
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  10. Lead cover for lathe bed

    Started by Philip Davies, Jan 18, 2019 05:54 AM
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    Jan 23, 2019, 06:18 AM Go to last post
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    Jan 23, 2019, 06:15 AM Go to last post
  11. Moved: Tool Rest for an old Wood Lathe

    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, Jan 17, 2019 06:53 AM
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  12. bar sergeant press

    Started by Eloy Workshop, Jan 13, 2019 12:05 PM
    bar sergeant press
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    Jan 23, 2019, 05:52 AM Go to last post
  13. How to Make a Cane

    Started by buddyman100, Jan 20, 2019 02:24 PM
    cane, how to make a cane, making a cane, making a walking stick, walking stick
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    Jan 20, 2019, 02:24 PM Go to last post
  14. Necessity is the mother of invention.

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 19, 2019 11:51 AM
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    compressor, crank, hose, spray painting, tyre
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    Jan 20, 2019, 11:03 AM Go to last post
  15. Moved: Homemade Bandsaw out of metal

    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, Jan 15, 2019 09:31 AM
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    Jan 19, 2019, 05:03 AM Go to last post
  16. DIY File/Rasp Handle

    Started by Frontier Forge, Jan 16, 2019 05:42 AM
    handle, rasp, wood, woodworking
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    Jan 19, 2019, 04:59 AM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Made a wooden hand plane!

    Started by R-Fabrication, Jan 14, 2019 10:26 AM
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