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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. 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

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

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  1. Homemade Polishing Machine

    Started by machining 4 all, May 19, 2020 04:29 PM
    polishing machine
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    May 19, 2020, 07:26 PM Go to last post
  2. Pocket carbide scriber.

    Started by olderdan, May 19, 2020 08:41 AM
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  3. Moved: Galvanization in your garage

    Started by Kovanca Polock, May 18, 2020 03:13 PM
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  4. Moved: 4 battery hold down

    Started by Frank S, May 17, 2020 12:42 PM
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  5. Sharpening Jig For Easy Sharp A Knife Like a Pro

    Started by Didpoolhall, May 18, 2020 04:43 PM
    bench grinder, plywoodworking, sharpener, sharpening
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    May 18, 2020, 09:58 PM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Get a Grip on Tap Handles

    Started by rgsparber, May 8, 2020 04:13 PM
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  7. Moved: Band Saw Out Feed Table

    Started by Karl_H, May 9, 2020 04:45 PM
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  8. adjustable wedge parallel part 2

    Started by ttmrj, May 18, 2020 08:15 AM
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  9. Soldering Solar Connectors (4K)

    Started by tsbrownie, May 16, 2020 07:45 PM
    connectors, mc4, plugs, solar, soldering
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    May 17, 2020, 08:43 PM Go to last post
  10. Home-Made Pallet Buster

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, May 17, 2020 06:37 AM
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    May 17, 2020, 08:36 PM Go to last post
  11. Homemade Metal Bending Tool

    Started by fawabros, May 17, 2020 07:11 AM
    metal bender
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  12. Moved: Plumb Line winder

    Started by Philip Davies, May 17, 2020 04:58 AM
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  13. Moved: Full Recycling / What's Inside A Microwave Oven

    Started by HandmadeCreativeChannel, May 17, 2020 04:59 AM
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  14. Moved: Determining if a Shaft is Parallel to a Machined Surface

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  15. Traffic cone holder for a truck

    Started by Frank S, May 16, 2020 01:17 AM
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  16. adjustable wedge parallel

    Started by ttmrj, May 16, 2020 12:43 AM
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  17. Fatwood

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    fatwood, first artery, handles
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  18. Make A Quick Bench Vise

    Started by Kwandotechnic, May 15, 2020 07:32 AM
    bench vise, quick vise
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  19. Moved: jumbo live center diy

    Started by celsoari, May 15, 2020 03:46 PM
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