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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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  2. Post your tool tips and tricks in here. The best tips are awarded a $100 prize. Videos and images of your tool tips are nice, but not necessary.

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

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Thousands of homemade tool plans

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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

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  1. Build A Smart Dolly Vehicle Combine Mini Crane

    Started by fawabros, Jun 25, 2021 05:51 AM
    crane; mini crane;, dolly
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  2. Converting a Wood Lathe to CNC Part 1

    Started by winkys workshop, Jun 24, 2021 08:35 AM
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  3. Moved: Ball screw and electronic lathe conversion

    Started by tonyfoale, Jun 9, 2021 07:22 AM
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  4. Converting a Wood Lathe to CNC Part 6

    Started by winkys workshop, Jun 24, 2021 08:43 AM
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  5. Converting a Wood Lathe to CNC Part 3

    Started by winkys workshop, Jun 24, 2021 08:39 AM
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  6. Converting a Wood Lathe to CNC Part 2

    Started by winkys workshop, Jun 24, 2021 08:37 AM
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  7. Moved: Light rig

    Started by Stevohdee, Jun 22, 2021 09:35 PM
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  8. Moved: 3000 gallon water tank and stand

    Started by Frank S, Jun 18, 2021 10:28 PM
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  9. Easy Storage Cart for Bluebird Engine Hoist - Crane

    Started by tmate3, Jun 19, 2021 08:33 AM
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  10. DIY Mini Circular Saw with Track Guide Cut

    Started by Didpoolhall, Jun 11, 2021 04:27 PM
    circularsaw, plywoodworking, track saw guide
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  11. DIY CNC Router From Scratch

    Started by m2rechtin, Jun 12, 2021 01:11 PM
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  12. Moved: MODIFYING CLAMP!!

    Started by orioncons36, Jun 13, 2021 07:09 PM
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  13. Miniature center finder

    Started by mklotz, Jun 20, 2021 01:08 PM
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  14. Tablesaw Micro Crosscutsled

    Started by Didpoolhall, Jun 21, 2021 09:47 AM
    plywoodworking, table saw crosscut sled, table saw jig
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  15. MAKING A HEAVY DUTY MAGNETIC SQUARE!!

    Started by orioncons36, Jun 20, 2021 01:27 PM
    diy, magnet, magnetic square, magnetic tool
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