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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. Moved: Xtra Tall V-Block

    Started by rossbotics, Dec 24, 2018 09:36 AM
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  2. Moved: Universal scribe pen

    Started by Dimitris Polychronis, Dec 22, 2018 12:42 PM
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  3. Moved: Radius gauge and reverse engineering

    Started by tonyfoale, Dec 22, 2018 03:28 AM
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  4. Homemade Phone Stand

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:44 PM
    camera stand, phone, phone accessories, phone stand, recording
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 412
    Dec 27, 2018, 06:47 AM Go to last post
  5. Post Drill Press Milling Machine

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:42 PM
    diy drill press, diy milling machine, drill press, milling machine, milling setup
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,474
    Dec 27, 2018, 06:43 AM Go to last post
  6. Homemade Compressed Air Engine

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:38 PM
    compressed air engine, engine, homemade, homemade air engine, pneumatic engine
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 658
    Dec 27, 2018, 06:38 AM Go to last post
  7. Post Homemade Air Compressor

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:35 PM
    air compressor, air pump, compressor, homemade, homemade air compressor
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 651
    Dec 27, 2018, 06:33 AM Go to last post
  8. Post Wood Lathe to Metal Lathe Conversion

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:25 PM
    conversion, homemade, metal lathe, wood lathe, wood lathe to metal lathe
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,329
    Dec 27, 2018, 06:29 AM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Shop worker leather smartphone case

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Nov 22, 2018 02:06 PM
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  10. Rusty Machete Restoration

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:50 PM
    machete, machete restoration, restoration, rusty machete restoration
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    • Views: 482
    Dec 26, 2018, 10:56 AM Go to last post
  11. Hammer Restoration

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 23, 2018 07:52 PM
    hammer, hammer restoration, old hammer, restoration
    • Replies: 7
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    Dec 26, 2018, 06:16 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 482
    Dec 26, 2018, 05:31 AM Go to last post
  12. Lightbulb DIY 18650 lithium-ion cell Charger Battery Charger

    Started by Lahis, Dec 22, 2018 07:01 PM
    18650, battery charger, charger, li-ion, li-ion battery charger
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,413
    Dec 26, 2018, 04:05 AM Go to last post
  13. Indicator to Stop hitting drain pipe

    Started by garage nut, Dec 22, 2018 04:45 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 444
    Dec 26, 2018, 03:59 AM Go to last post
  14. Homemade Disc Sander

    Started by Vyacheslav.Nevolya, Dec 23, 2018 09:03 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,114
    Dec 26, 2018, 03:48 AM Go to last post
  15. Moved: Idea for a homemade tool, DIY tools

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Dec 22, 2018 09:48 AM
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  16. Please help to wire up motor

    Started by garage nut, Dec 20, 2018 05:35 AM
    • Replies: 6
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    Dec 25, 2018, 08:28 PM Go to last post
  17. Table saw riving knife.

    Started by Rorschach, Dec 21, 2018 01:49 AM
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    Dec 24, 2018, 04:40 AM Go to last post
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  18. Moved: Unusual Rotating Bench Grinder

    Started by liberal, Dec 15, 2018 11:23 AM
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