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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 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

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  1. Moved: DIY Theragun

    Started by HandmadeCreativeChannel, May 10, 2020 08:06 AM
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  2. Lightbulb Great craft, I made it a simple tool

    Started by Kovanca Polock, May 9, 2020 01:57 PM
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  3. Speed Controller from a Dimmer Switch

    Started by HandmadeCreativeChannel, May 13, 2020 03:56 AM
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  4. Make A Bearing Puller from Scrap

    Started by fawabros, May 9, 2020 07:40 AM
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    May 12, 2020, 05:52 PM Go to last post
  5. 2x72 Belt Grinder Platen Bracket Design

    Started by House_Work, May 12, 2020 05:41 PM
    2x72, 2x72 belt grinder, 2x72 belt grinder build, 2x72 belt grinder plans
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  6. Make Knife and Blade Sharpening Vise

    Started by Unisawyer, May 12, 2020 06:30 AM
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  7. Tap handle

    Started by garage nut, Apr 28, 2020 10:59 PM
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  8. Moved: breaking down tractor tires

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  9. Moved: Making precision machinists squares from scrap of metal

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  10. Moved: Kawasaki KX 500 build part two paint day

    Started by PB Machines, May 11, 2020 07:07 AM
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  11. Practising double-splayed dovetails, used in plane-making.

    Started by Philip Davies, May 3, 2020 09:19 AM
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  12. Plasma cutter table

    Started by jivanchild, May 10, 2020 10:13 AM
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  13. Moved: Socket wrench for toilet oval water shutoff valve

    Started by Don42, May 4, 2020 07:21 PM
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  14. Moved: DIY 4 Axis Hot Wire Foam Cutter

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  15. Moved: How to lift pavers without damaging them

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