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

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 01:27 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

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  1. Mini Metal Bender || Cool Workshop Tool

    Started by Andrii Pysarenko, Sep 9, 2021 07:16 AM
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  2. Moved: Wood splitter

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    Started by fergiomaria, Sep 8, 2021 02:05 AM
    ferro, limatura di ferro, manetico, raccogli trucioli, scarti metallici
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    Started by Andrey Konovalov, Sep 7, 2021 08:51 AM
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  6. Moved: 20 Amazing and Useful Drill Bit !!!

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  7. Bridgeport CNC Conversion, Mechanical

    Started by bbutcher85, Sep 2, 2021 07:50 PM
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  8. Moved: IT'S GENIUS AND SIMPLE! WHY CANNOT PURCHASE IN STORE?

    Started by Andrii Pysarenko, Aug 22, 2021 06:05 AM
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  9. How to Drill Perfectly Centered Holes in Round Stock!

    Started by engineer steve, Aug 31, 2021 04:05 PM
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    center drilling, centered, drilling, holes, milling machine
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  10. Pinch rods supplement: internal mitres

    Started by Philip Davies, Sep 7, 2021 04:47 AM
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  11. Moved: Lathe Spindle Spider - One of those small jobs from the list

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    corner clamp, jig, plywoodworking
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  14. MAKING A CLAMP!!

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    aluminium, diy, homemade, tools, workshop
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    Started by th62, Sep 3, 2021 12:28 AM
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