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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

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Kayak Paddle Retaining Clips

    Started by rgsparber, Feb 13, 2021 08:08 AM
    kayaking, pvc pipe
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    Feb 14, 2021, 04:54 AM Go to last post
  2. Portable Chop Saw Cart

    Started by bobs409, Feb 13, 2021 04:33 AM
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  3. Moved: The Impossible Telescope

    Started by IntheGroove, Feb 13, 2021 07:24 PM
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  4. Homemade Sanding Drum

    Started by Vyacheslav.Nevolya, Feb 12, 2021 11:01 AM
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  5. Engineers blue

    Started by janochek, Mar 6, 2014 03:54 AM
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  6. Homemade T-SLOT Milling Table

    Started by engineer steve, Feb 12, 2021 08:33 AM
    drill to mill conversion, homemade milling machine, mill, milling machine table, t-slots
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  7. Thumbs up 3 in 1 Jigsaw table machine [Free plans + 3D model]

    Started by Mazay, Mar 18, 2020 10:19 AM
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    Feb 13, 2021, 01:49 AM Go to last post
  8. Machinist Clamps

    Started by EclecticNeophyte, Feb 8, 2021 11:09 PM
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  9. Moved: A NEW IDEA FOR AN OLD TOOL!

    Started by machining 4 all, Feb 5, 2021 06:01 PM
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  10. Moved: Trailer Electrical Tester

    Started by IntheGroove, Feb 8, 2021 09:51 PM
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  11. Moved: Oiler from brass

    Started by fox craft, Feb 10, 2021 10:37 AM
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  12. Moved: Rose type index

    Started by N4NV, Jan 29, 2021 05:37 PM
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  13. Homemade LED Flashlight

    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, Feb 10, 2021 10:34 PM
    flashlight, led, led light
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  14. Moved: Make A Handle Forklift At Home

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Feb 8, 2021 04:32 AM
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  15. Moved: Weld Table/Frame Jig

    Started by Haslip Cycle Works, Feb 9, 2021 05:24 AM
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  16. Moved: Nut centering tool for welding

    Started by Tuomas, Feb 5, 2021 12:34 PM
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  17. Pocket Hole Workstation Cabinet Base

    Started by Didpoolhall, Feb 7, 2021 12:13 PM
    plywoodworking, pocket hole, workstation
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  18. MAKING HOMEMADE 4 CORNER CLAMP !!!

    Started by orioncons36, Feb 7, 2021 09:51 AM
    clamp, diy, diy clamp, diy wood clamp, woodworking clamp
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