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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: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 01:27 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Thousands of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 01:29 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 03:49 PM
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  1. Cool How To Make a Boring Bar Insert Tool

    Started by Catfish, Sep 21, 2019 10:14 AM
    boring bar, carbide boring bar, insert boring bar
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    • Views: 1,669
    Sep 22, 2019, 01:22 AM Go to last post
  2. Lightbulb Simplest Table Saw

    Started by Mazay, Sep 21, 2019 01:58 AM
    circular saw, easy, simple, table saw
    • Replies: 1
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    Sep 22, 2019, 01:03 AM Go to last post
  3. Shop Made Steady Rest

    Started by Just1Guy, Sep 21, 2019 09:34 PM
    machining, torch work, welding
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,668
    Sep 21, 2019, 09:34 PM Go to last post
  4. Threading Die Holder ADAPTER for the Mini-Lathe

    Started by SculptyWorks, Sep 15, 2019 07:49 PM
    adapter, harbor freight, lathe, tailstock, threading
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,575
    Sep 21, 2019, 04:53 PM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Homemade Wooden Shield

    Started by buddyman100, Sep 21, 2019 03:42 PM
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  6. HF Welder cart mod 3

    Started by Captainleeward, Sep 20, 2019 01:16 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,321
    Sep 21, 2019, 12:00 PM Go to last post
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  7. 15" Mini Press Brake

    Started by Gary Huston, Sep 20, 2019 11:35 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,735
    Sep 21, 2019, 02:33 AM Go to last post
  8. DIY Home Security Alarm System

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Sep 20, 2019 04:32 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,278
    Sep 20, 2019, 09:52 PM Go to last post
  9. dovetail cutter

    Started by celsoari, Sep 20, 2019 03:20 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Sep 20, 2019, 09:37 PM Go to last post
  10. HF Welder cart mod 2

    Started by Captainleeward, Sep 20, 2019 01:13 PM
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    • Views: 1,097
    Sep 20, 2019, 09:34 PM Go to last post
  11. 180 Pound Anvil: Heat Treat and Testing!

    Started by AirborneProductions, Sep 20, 2019 12:33 PM
    airborne productions, anvil, blacksmithing, youtube
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    Sep 20, 2019, 09:31 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 2,317
    Sep 20, 2019, 07:17 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,952
    Sep 20, 2019, 04:10 PM Go to last post
  12. Guys, we need a challenge - welding respirator

    Started by MeJasonT, Apr 21, 2019 07:22 PM
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    • Replies: 24
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    Sep 20, 2019, 03:14 PM Go to last post
  13. Homemade Bearing Puller

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Sep 18, 2019 04:46 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,078
    Sep 20, 2019, 01:43 AM Go to last post
  14. Moved: Lead hammer (lead cast to replace hide insert)

    Started by Philip Davies, Sep 12, 2019 09:38 AM
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  15. Moved: Lathe Compound Drill

    Started by Jughead, Sep 15, 2019 11:55 PM
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  16. HF Welder cart mod

    Started by Captainleeward, Sep 19, 2019 03:03 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,211
    Sep 19, 2019, 08:22 PM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Homemade belt grinder 2*48 by Es Welding

    Started by Es Welding, Sep 19, 2019 10:36 AM
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