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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

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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. Moved: Easy way to motorize a lead or feed screw.

    Started by olderdan, Apr 19, 2020 08:37 AM
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  2. ISO Barrel 'can' opener

    Started by christiphorb, Apr 29, 2020 04:34 PM
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  3. My ingenious idea for organizing tools

    Started by diyfixman, Apr 27, 2020 11:18 AM
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  4. Magnetic Putty Knife holder

    Started by Redwoods, Apr 29, 2020 07:19 PM
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  5. Thumbs up Build a Benchtop ROUTER TABLE | DIY

    Started by HandmadeCreativeChannel, Apr 23, 2020 05:04 AM
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  6. Moved: Modification of a tap wrench

    Started by Karl_H, Apr 25, 2020 12:54 PM
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  7. Moved: Homemde Router Planer

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  8. Roller support stand

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  9. Make A Sliding Cutting Jig

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  10. Mating a chuck back plate to a rotary table (diy)

    Started by celsoari, Apr 24, 2020 03:16 PM
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  11. Moved: Making electromagnetic vise

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  12. Poor man boring bar

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  13. Manually operated shaper

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  14. Moved: Match Drilling and Tapping Holes

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  15. Moved: Simple Roller Bender

    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, Apr 14, 2020 09:48 PM
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