Free 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook:  
Become a founding member: 500+ tool plans, full site access, and more.

Forum: Homemade Tools

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.

Sub-Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

  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.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 318
    • Posts: 1,382

    Last Post:

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Make a video with your HomemadeTools.net testimonial

    Started by Jon, May 14, 2020 01:06 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 5,732
    Jon
    Oct 5, 2020, 03:43 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 5,300
    Jon
    Feb 26, 2020, 12:29 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 23,755
    Jon
    Feb 26, 2020, 12:27 PM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 21,526
    Jon
    Jul 29, 2017, 02:49 PM Go to last post
  1. Moved: Retratable internal external screw cutting tool videos

    Started by thehomeengineer, Feb 17, 2018 06:42 PM
    •  
    •  
  2. Moved: Sherline 2K Mill Base and Electrical

    Started by jjr2001, Feb 16, 2018 04:37 PM
    •  
    •  
  3. Cowhide Motorcycle Jacket - DIY

    Started by rendoman, Oct 20, 2017 08:43 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 3,187
    Feb 18, 2018, 05:56 PM Go to last post
  4. Moved: My Brass Scribe See the Video

    Started by Captainleeward, Feb 15, 2018 09:26 PM
    •  
    •  
  5. side kit for my 5x9 trailer

    Started by Frank S, Feb 15, 2018 07:44 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,593
    Feb 17, 2018, 03:43 PM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Knife Bevel Grinding Jig

    Started by mr95gst, Feb 15, 2018 02:35 PM
    •  
    •  
  7. Moved: Quick release lathe bed stop modification

    Started by thehomeengineer, Feb 16, 2018 01:01 PM
    •  
    •  
  8. Moved: Very poor mans cnc setup

    Started by thehomeengineer, Feb 16, 2018 02:39 PM
    •  
    •  
  9. torch adjustable plate bevel attachment

    Started by oldtimer, Feb 16, 2018 07:44 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,816
    Feb 17, 2018, 05:49 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,447
    Feb 17, 2018, 05:44 AM Go to last post
  10. Digital Readout Display Stand...Sherline 2000 mill

    Started by jjr2001, Feb 12, 2018 02:15 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 1,506
    Feb 16, 2018, 05:09 AM Go to last post
  11. Moved: Disc/Belt Sander

    Started by Willworkfortools, Feb 13, 2018 07:59 PM
    •  
    •  
  12. Double Hole Pole Holder

    Started by Captainleeward, Feb 11, 2018 03:36 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,621
    Feb 15, 2018, 06:03 AM Go to last post
  13. Moved: Making bandsaw wheels

    Started by tonyfoale, Feb 4, 2018 08:29 AM
    •  
    •  
  14. HSM May/June 1988 - The Surface grinder (Part4)

    Started by carrdo, Oct 31, 2017 01:21 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 2,365
    Feb 13, 2018, 01:09 PM Go to last post
  15. Moved: Making more space in the shop

    Started by jjr2001, Feb 10, 2018 04:00 PM
    •  
    •  
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,119
    Feb 13, 2018, 06:18 AM Go to last post
  16. Morse cone extractor wedge for the column drill

    Started by Eloy Workshop, Feb 10, 2018 03:33 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,233
    Feb 13, 2018, 06:14 AM Go to last post
    •  
    •  
  17. EZ-Magnetic Chuck Key Holder

    Started by Captainleeward, Feb 4, 2018 03:51 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 4
    • Replies: 34
    • Views: 4,262
    Feb 11, 2018, 08:15 PM Go to last post



Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •