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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. 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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  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: Tool for drilling holes exactly in the center

    Started by liberal, Dec 6, 2018 03:13 AM
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  2. Cool Hand Forged Pry Bar

    Started by Frontier Forge, Dec 6, 2018 08:43 AM
    blacksmith, blacksmithing, forge work, forged, forging
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    Dec 11, 2018, 06:21 AM Go to last post
  3. Broaching on the Lathe

    Started by jjr2001, Dec 4, 2018 06:25 AM
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    Dec 11, 2018, 06:16 AM Go to last post
  4. Using Rosin To Start a Philips Head Screw

    Started by rgsparber, Dec 4, 2018 09:20 AM
    rosin, screw starter
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    Dec 11, 2018, 06:08 AM Go to last post
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    Dec 11, 2018, 05:21 AM Go to last post
  5. Thumbs up Self made drill press vise

    Started by liberal, Nov 22, 2018 06:04 AM
    • Replies: 8
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    Dec 10, 2018, 02:28 PM Go to last post
  6. Woodturning scraping tools

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Oct 30, 2014 09:15 AM
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    Dec 10, 2018, 02:16 PM Go to last post
  7. Moved: Braai (Barby) cheat starter

    Started by garage nut, May 1, 2018 09:00 AM
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  8. Moved: auto center punch

    Started by Stevohdee, Dec 4, 2018 03:29 AM
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    Dec 7, 2018, 07:21 AM Go to last post
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    Dec 6, 2018, 11:34 AM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Homemade Softbox Light using LED Ceiling Lights

    Started by Lahis, Dec 3, 2018 09:27 PM
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  10. Tenon sizer

    Started by Eaglewood, Dec 4, 2018 05:57 PM
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    Dec 6, 2018, 06:55 AM Go to last post
  11. Welding table and associated tools

    Started by MichaelMoore, Dec 3, 2018 02:33 PM
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    Dec 6, 2018, 06:50 AM Go to last post
  12. Moved: Small screw thread gauge

    Started by mklotz, Dec 3, 2018 11:38 AM
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  13. Here is a video of a leather strop I made

    Started by PassengersWelcome, Dec 3, 2018 09:51 PM
    homemade, tool restorations, tools
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    Dec 6, 2018, 05:12 AM Go to last post
  14. Bandsaw light made almost entirely out of wood!

    Started by Make Things, Dec 3, 2018 04:08 PM
    bandsaw attachment, diy, light, youtube
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    Dec 6, 2018, 05:08 AM Go to last post
  15. Moved: Welders third.. clamp thingy.

    Started by Tuomas, Dec 2, 2018 02:16 AM
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  16. Make Your Own Splines

    Started by Make Things, Dec 2, 2018 06:46 PM
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    Dec 5, 2018, 04:47 AM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Recycling tools

    Started by Bricoleando, Nov 29, 2018 02:04 PM
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