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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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  1. Ask any questions about building homemade tools in here. Ask for plans, details on tool design and construction, information on sourcing parts and materials, or anything else.

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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. Making Magnetic Machine for plasma cutting

    Started by warsztatOdZera, Dec 24, 2020 03:42 PM
    cutting metal, electric track, elektromagnetic, plasma, track for cutting
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    Dec 27, 2020, 04:30 PM Go to last post
  2. Moved: parting tool for small lathes

    Started by celsoari, Dec 22, 2020 12:07 PM
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  3. Homemade bench with large jaw opening

    Started by andrewwoody, Dec 24, 2020 02:46 AM
    homemade bench
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    Dec 26, 2020, 05:56 PM Go to last post
  4. Mini table saw sled

    Started by morsa, Dec 25, 2020 09:34 PM
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    Dec 26, 2020, 05:45 PM Go to last post
  5. Tire iron from large lug wrench

    Started by Frank S, Dec 23, 2020 03:22 PM
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    Dec 25, 2020, 11:07 AM Go to last post
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  6. Moved: POWER HACKSAW MADE WITH WIPER MOTOR!

    Started by machining 4 all, Dec 23, 2020 12:18 PM
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  7. Thumbs up Diy Intercooler piping Bead Roller

    Started by The Aussie Shed, Dec 23, 2020 07:10 PM
    bead roller, intercooler piping bead, pipe bead maker, pipe beading
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    Dec 24, 2020, 03:24 AM Go to last post
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  8. Totally BUTT-UGLY dead-blow hammer hack

    Started by CharlesWaugh, Dec 13, 2020 09:12 PM
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    Dec 24, 2020, 02:23 AM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Interaction of coils in cross-over networks

    Started by rendoman, Dec 23, 2020 08:30 PM
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  10. Moved: Steel Truss Engineering

    Started by hemmjo, Dec 23, 2020 09:36 AM
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  11. Upgrade & Fix Miter Saw - Tips & Trick

    Started by Didpoolhall, Dec 23, 2020 08:59 AM
    miter saw jig, miter saw station, plywoodworking
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    Dec 23, 2020, 08:59 AM Go to last post
  12. Moved: Quick change buffing wheel arbours.

    Started by olderdan, Dec 21, 2020 11:28 AM
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    Dec 23, 2020, 03:43 AM Go to last post
  13. DIY - Dust Collector Centrifugal Air Blower

    Started by RCTURKA, Dec 22, 2020 12:28 PM
    air blower, dust collection, dust collector, dust fan, dust port
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    Dec 23, 2020, 03:35 AM Go to last post
  14. Bench rest for rifle/pistol

    Started by astroracer, Dec 19, 2020 08:32 PM
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    Dec 22, 2020, 10:55 AM Go to last post
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  15. MOBILE WORK STAND FOR A '56 CHEVY HOOD

    Started by astroracer, Dec 19, 2020 08:00 PM
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    Dec 21, 2020, 07:03 PM Go to last post
  16. Moved: Awesome idea for a rotary tool | Dremel Router Base

    Started by fox craft, Dec 16, 2020 02:22 AM
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