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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. The best tools are awarded a $100 weekly prize. Tool tips and tricks should go in the Tool Tips and Tricks subforum.

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  1. Ask any questions about building homemade tools in here. Ask for plans, details on tool design and construction, information on sourcing parts and materials, or anything else.

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  2. Post your tool tips and tricks in here. The best tips are awarded a $100 prize. Videos and images of your tool tips are nice, but not necessary.

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Thousands of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Moved: Saving a potato slicer from garbage

    Started by Metalgeria, Jan 19, 2022 12:02 PM
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  2. Log arch - video

    Started by Jon, Jan 18, 2022 03:14 PM
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  3. Sheetmetal bender - video

    Started by Jon, Jan 18, 2022 03:14 PM
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  4. Slitting saw for the milling machine - video

    Started by Jon, Jan 18, 2022 03:13 PM
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  5. Articulating Grabo Vacuum Clamp

    Started by Keith William Knull, Jan 10, 2022 07:22 PM
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    Jan 18, 2022, 02:26 PM Go to last post
  6. Siding cutting square

    Started by Keith William Knull, Jan 17, 2022 05:59 PM
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    Jan 18, 2022, 03:36 AM Go to last post
  7. Making a peen punch.

    Started by mr_modify1, Jan 17, 2022 08:42 AM
    peen punch
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    Jan 18, 2022, 03:32 AM Go to last post
  8. Making Mobile Electric scissor table

    Started by warsztatOdZera, Jan 17, 2022 04:22 AM
    diy, electric table, homemade, lift table, scissor table
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    Jan 18, 2022, 03:27 AM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Custom Tap & Die Storage with space for all types of tap

    Started by Dr.Al, Jan 16, 2022 05:38 AM
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  10. Anvil bridge

    Started by Philip Davies, Jan 12, 2022 08:33 AM
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    Jan 17, 2022, 07:52 AM Go to last post
  11. Motorcycle scissor box lift - video

    Started by Jon, Jan 7, 2022 05:38 PM
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    Jan 17, 2022, 06:13 AM Go to last post
  12. Lightbulb An idea for using a chisel

    Started by RCTURKA, Jan 12, 2022 07:42 PM
    chisel, chisel handle
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    Jan 17, 2022, 05:58 AM Go to last post
  13. Moved: Build the fireball Tool Super-Vise!

    Started by Marsh, Jan 13, 2022 11:48 AM
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  14. DIY METAL BENDER FOR BENCH VISE!!

    Started by orioncons36, Jan 16, 2022 06:22 PM
    bender, diy metal bender, metal bender, metal bending
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  15. Spring Loaded center finder

    Started by bouboulas, Jan 11, 2022 09:02 AM
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    Jan 16, 2022, 06:29 PM Go to last post
  16. DIY Belt Grinder - Simple and Powerful

    Started by GBWM, Jan 15, 2022 06:21 AM
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    Jan 16, 2022, 07:50 AM Go to last post
  17. Easy cut chainsaw stand - video

    Started by Jon, Jan 11, 2022 05:34 PM
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    Jan 16, 2022, 06:39 AM Go to last post
  18. Motorcycle Lift Table

    Started by bouboulas, Jan 15, 2022 12:59 AM
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    Jan 16, 2022, 02:24 AM Go to last post
  19. Mill quill shaft nut

    Started by Frank S, Dec 13, 2021 09:55 PM
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    Jan 15, 2022, 07:38 PM Go to last post



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