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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: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 01:29 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 03:49 PM
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  1. Homeme made welding machine

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, May 19, 2019 04:12 PM
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  2. Shooting plane and board

    Started by Philip Davies, May 18, 2019 10:44 AM
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  3. pipe bender

    Started by Kovanca Polock, May 18, 2019 10:39 AM
    handmade, homemade, pipe, pipe bender, welding
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  4. Hand Wheel/Crank for mini-lathe

    Started by jdurand, May 18, 2019 02:30 AM
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  5. Moved: Perfect Restoration my old vise

    Started by diyfixman, May 18, 2019 02:28 AM
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  6. Brooder Temperature Control

    Started by jdurand, May 16, 2019 12:54 PM
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  7. Miter Saw Dowel Rods

    Started by Make Things, Apr 26, 2019 08:19 AM
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  8. 5" drop center axle and welding jig

    Started by Frank S, May 16, 2019 12:51 AM
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  9. Lathe as test fixture

    Started by jdurand, May 16, 2019 12:56 PM
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  10. Hose Clamp Tool

    Started by jdurand, May 16, 2019 12:48 PM
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  11. Help! Anybody know what this is?

    Started by Toolmaker51, Mar 7, 2019 09:51 PM
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  12. Moved: Buffing disc

    Started by Kovanca Polock, May 15, 2019 12:40 PM
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  13. Moved: Air blower with a chainsaw

    Started by Made in Garage, May 8, 2019 09:40 AM
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