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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 $250 monthly prize. Tool tips and tricks should go in the Tool Tips and Tricks subforum.

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Month - $250 monthly award

    Started by Jon, Jul 15, 2024 07:21 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Thousands of homemade tool plans

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

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  1. A Layout Punch Guide

    Started by rgsparber, Oct 27, 2020 11:25 AM
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  2. Making Motorized Rotary Table

    Started by warsztatOdZera, Oct 27, 2020 11:27 PM
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  3. cnc coupler

    Started by Stevohdee, Oct 27, 2020 06:58 PM
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  4. Homemade Spray Paint can storage rack

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Oct 25, 2020 02:12 PM
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  5. Wrench from the worm gear

    Started by Made in Garage, Oct 25, 2020 01:54 AM
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  6. 3 in 1 multi tool!

    Started by Haslip Cycle Works, Oct 25, 2020 06:28 PM
    diy, haslip cycle works, tool, welding
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  7. Deburring tool

    Started by mklotz, Oct 24, 2020 11:42 AM
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  8. Oil Can Build

    Started by ttmrj, Oct 27, 2020 06:21 AM
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  9. Bending pipe tool

    Started by connan, Oct 26, 2020 02:20 PM
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  10. Moved: Toolmakers clamp rethink

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  11. Moved: Die grinder attachment

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  12. Moved: Homemade Folding Wheelbarrow

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  13. Making Stampings Visible

    Started by rgsparber, Oct 20, 2020 07:19 AM
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  14. Simple Metal Lathe Indexing

    Started by winkys workshop, Oct 26, 2020 07:30 AM
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  15. Moved: Camel back drill press restoration.

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