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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

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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. 2x72 belt grinder

    Started by House_Work, Apr 16, 2020 01:13 PM
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  2. Moved: Making Sheet Metal Bender Machine

    Started by meanwhileinthegarage, Apr 16, 2020 11:52 AM
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  3. Moved: Laser Cut 2x72 Parts

    Started by House_Work, Apr 17, 2020 08:02 AM
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  4. Moved: The Best Relaxation Tool I have ever built

    Started by Tools & Stuff, Apr 17, 2020 12:39 AM
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  5. Moved: Global Positioning System Arduino Interface Software

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 14, 2020 06:26 PM
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  6. Cheap extraction fan for spray booth

    Started by thehomeengineer, Apr 8, 2020 09:12 AM
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    Apr 16, 2020, 02:32 AM Go to last post
  7. no cutter grinder, no probs

    Started by Stevohdee, Apr 15, 2020 08:15 PM
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    Apr 16, 2020, 01:38 AM Go to last post
  8. A simple and fast way to broach gears

    Started by xynudu, Apr 15, 2020 04:41 PM
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  9. Bullet Puller

    Started by garage nut, Apr 15, 2020 06:19 AM
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  10. Moved: Homemade Box Pan Folder (30 years ago)

    Started by thehomeengineer, Apr 6, 2020 03:11 PM
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  11. Torx Drivers Holder

    Started by gatz, Apr 8, 2020 10:04 AM
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  12. Moved: The quickest way to scan books and/or documents.

    Started by tonyfoale, Apr 12, 2020 01:15 PM
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  13. DIY CNC Router Part 6

    Started by Making Stuff, Apr 14, 2020 04:30 PM
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  14. Moved: Forging Press made from a Log Splitter

    Started by AirborneProductions, Apr 14, 2020 09:06 AM
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  15. Moved: Sewing Tiedown Straps

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 1, 2020 05:53 PM
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  16. Keep Workshop lights switch clean

    Started by garage nut, Apr 4, 2020 05:03 AM
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