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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. Electronic Edge Finder Run-out Compensation

    Started by rgsparber, Dec 18, 2018 07:02 AM
    electronic edge finder, metrology, mill, run-out
    • Replies: 1
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    Dec 22, 2018, 05:35 AM Go to last post
  2. Moved: A radius gauge

    Started by MichaelMoore, Dec 1, 2018 10:49 AM
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  3. Help to build a quick and dirty POWER SUPPLY

    Started by garage nut, Dec 19, 2018 09:43 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 989
    Dec 20, 2018, 07:05 PM Go to last post
  4. Home made Hand Press for forming sheet metal

    Started by GarageBot, Dec 20, 2018 04:38 PM
    homemade press, sheet metal, sheet metal press
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    • Views: 1,887
    Dec 20, 2018, 04:38 PM Go to last post
  5. Hello all.

    Started by engineerd3d, Dec 19, 2018 04:37 PM
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    Dec 20, 2018, 07:57 AM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Universal Grinding Fixture From Plans

    Started by jjr2001, Nov 8, 2018 03:49 PM
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  7. Moved: Polystyrene Cone shaped hole cutter

    Started by garage nut, Dec 19, 2018 06:55 AM
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  8. Moved: Engrave your logo by electrolysis.

    Started by kess, Dec 19, 2018 10:44 AM
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  9. Build your own table saw edge jointing jig!

    Started by DIYTheArtofWood, Dec 18, 2018 12:23 PM
    edge jointing
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 3,071
    Dec 20, 2018, 03:33 AM Go to last post
  10. 220L Drum plug Modification

    Started by garage nut, Dec 18, 2018 11:34 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Dec 20, 2018, 02:31 AM Go to last post
  11. Lightbulb How to make Straight Axis Water Pump

    Started by Lahis, Dec 18, 2018 12:11 AM
    axle, motor speed control, pump, straight axis, water pump
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,898
    Dec 20, 2018, 02:27 AM Go to last post
  12. Lathe DC motor break

    Started by glens5, Dec 18, 2018 01:52 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Dec 20, 2018, 02:20 AM Go to last post
  13. Supporting Long plank to cut.

    Started by garage nut, Dec 14, 2018 11:01 PM
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    Dec 19, 2018, 09:21 AM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Homemade manual square tube bender

    Started by Tuomas, Dec 15, 2018 01:55 PM
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  15. Make Your Own Project Knobs

    Started by Make Things, Dec 17, 2018 02:25 PM
    grip, handle, knobs, nobs, quick
    • Replies: 2
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    Dec 19, 2018, 05:46 AM Go to last post
  16. Moved: I made a 72" Vertical Belt Grinder with dust collection.

    Started by Max Maker, Dec 16, 2018 03:31 PM
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  17. My homemade Hydraulic Bench Press

    Started by kess, Dec 11, 2018 06:03 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    Dec 19, 2018, 12:01 AM Go to last post
  18. Moved: Knurling Tool

    Started by rossbotics, Dec 13, 2018 07:42 AM
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  19. Moved: Build your own dust collection system.

    Started by DIYTheArtofWood, Dec 16, 2018 07:15 PM
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  20. Jointer plane

    Started by threesixesinarow, Dec 4, 2018 08:40 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    Dec 18, 2018, 09:12 AM Go to last post



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