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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 12:29 PM
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  3. 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: Build your own dust collection system.

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

    Started by threesixesinarow, Dec 4, 2018 08:40 AM
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    Dec 18, 2018, 09:12 AM Go to last post
  3. Soldering iron tip

    Started by garage nut, Dec 17, 2018 03:53 AM
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    Dec 18, 2018, 05:41 AM Go to last post
  4. Thumbs up Electric Chainsaw Tool for firewood

    Started by liberal, Dec 17, 2018 02:05 PM
    chainsaw
    • Replies: 2
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    Dec 18, 2018, 05:39 AM Go to last post
  5. Wooden Sawhorses made with no nails or screws

    Started by Tools & Stuff, Dec 14, 2018 09:40 PM
    saw horse, sawhorse
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    Dec 18, 2018, 02:44 AM Go to last post
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    Dec 18, 2018, 01:16 AM Go to last post
  6. Vintage Style Screwdriver

    Started by bobneumann, Dec 15, 2018 10:55 AM
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    Dec 17, 2018, 03:21 AM Go to last post
  7. Homemade Repsol gas metal foundry

    Started by crazysurvivalstories, Nov 30, 2018 11:24 AM
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    Dec 16, 2018, 11:17 PM Go to last post
  8. Cold Chisel

    Started by Frontier Forge, Dec 13, 2018 08:14 AM
    blacksmith, blacksmithing, chisel, forged, forging
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    Dec 16, 2018, 11:07 PM Go to last post
  9. home made long reach clamp

    Started by jason andrews, Dec 12, 2018 11:38 PM
    clamp, tools
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    Dec 16, 2018, 10:32 PM Go to last post
  10. Lightbulb DIY Voltmeter Rechargeable

    Started by Lahis, Dec 13, 2018 07:33 PM
    dc voltmeter, diy. homemade voltmeter, multimeter, voltmeter
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    Dec 16, 2018, 10:26 PM Go to last post
  11. Moved: very modified harbor freight mini lathe

    Started by -Q-, Dec 9, 2018 10:39 PM
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  12. Heisz wooden bar clamp

    Started by Sussertown, Dec 15, 2018 06:37 PM
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    Dec 16, 2018, 01:17 PM Go to last post
  13. Moved: Swage Block substitute.

    Started by Yamez-IMF, Dec 14, 2018 11:04 AM
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  14. Adjustable Carriage Feed Stop for my Hobbymat

    Started by Bullet500, Dec 15, 2018 06:13 AM
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    Dec 15, 2018, 07:38 AM Go to last post
  15. Moved: One man Ceiling board holder

    Started by garage nut, Dec 15, 2018 12:41 AM
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    Dec 15, 2018, 06:41 AM Go to last post
  16. How to make an original, clamp

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Dec 14, 2018 03:41 AM
    clamp, handmade, homemade, how to make, tool
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    Dec 15, 2018, 06:37 AM Go to last post
  17. Taper cleaners /wipers for Morse tapers

    Started by MeJasonT, Dec 13, 2018 12:54 PM
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    Dec 15, 2018, 06:28 AM Go to last post
  18. Moved: DIY General Bandsaw blade guides

    Started by Nomad Boatbuilding, Dec 11, 2018 11:52 PM
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