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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. Basic homemade tools and tips should go in the Basic Homemade Tools and Tips subforum.

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  1. Post your basic homemade tool builds in here, as well as your tool tips and techniques. These can be basic tools and tips from beginner or advanced tool builders.

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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

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 01:29 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 03:49 PM
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  1. Pipe Wrench Restoration

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 29, 2018 11:33 AM
    pipe wrench, pipe wrench restoration, restoration, wrench
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    Jan 3, 2019, 07:57 AM Go to last post
  2. Tool sharpener

    Started by curte, Dec 31, 2018 01:16 PM
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    Jan 3, 2019, 07:45 AM Go to last post
  3. Moved: New CNC build

    Started by Bellevue Woodshop, Dec 31, 2018 09:53 AM
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  4. Mini golden axe made out of brass

    Started by crazysurvivalstories, Jan 1, 2019 03:57 PM
    axe, brass, golden, hatchet, metal
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,929
    Jan 3, 2019, 06:08 AM Go to last post
  5. 40mm PVC Union pliers

    Started by garage nut, Dec 31, 2018 09:42 AM
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    Jan 3, 2019, 06:02 AM Go to last post
  6. Congratulations new Best Discussion award winner

    Started by Jon, Jan 2, 2019 10:48 AM
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  7. Easy to make jigsaw station for my workshop

    Started by stuffucanmake, Dec 13, 2018 02:09 AM
    jigs, woodworking
    • Replies: 5
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    Jan 1, 2019, 08:55 PM Go to last post
  8. Moved: Scale Model Precision Grinding Vises

    Started by old_toolmaker, Dec 28, 2018 08:34 PM
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  9. Moved: Incidental optical centre punch

    Started by Canobi, Dec 23, 2018 05:32 PM
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  10. Lightbulb DIY Circular Saw Wood Cutter

    Started by Lahis, Dec 27, 2018 06:40 PM
    circular saw, diy circular saw, homemade saw, how to make a saw
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 2,892
    Dec 30, 2018, 07:54 PM Go to last post
  11. Heavy duty smartphone case

    Started by rendoman, Dec 27, 2018 05:28 PM
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    Dec 30, 2018, 06:11 PM Go to last post
  12. Moved: Mini lathe carriage feed

    Started by threesixesinarow, Dec 27, 2018 09:05 AM
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  13. Drill press table?

    Started by Masterjuggler, Jul 31, 2018 01:41 PM
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    Dec 29, 2018, 10:20 AM Go to last post
  14. Bug tweezers

    Started by garage nut, Dec 26, 2018 11:34 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 547
    Dec 29, 2018, 04:18 AM Go to last post
  15. Homemade 3D Printed Center Finder

    Started by buddyman100, Dec 28, 2018 04:50 PM
    3d printed center finder, 3d printing, center finder, center finder homemade, diy center finder
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,244
    Dec 29, 2018, 04:01 AM Go to last post
  16. Engraving Chisel

    Started by Frontier Forge, Dec 26, 2018 02:46 PM
    blacksmith, blacksmithing, chisel, engraving, forging
    • Replies: 3
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    Dec 29, 2018, 03:57 AM Go to last post
  17. Improvised Adjustable Heather

    Started by darkoford, Dec 27, 2018 02:49 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 553
    Dec 29, 2018, 03:37 AM Go to last post
  18. Moved: Simple Machine for Processing Semiaxis

    Started by liberal, Dec 9, 2018 07:44 AM
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    Dec 29, 2018, 02:53 AM Go to last post



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