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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

    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

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Chainsaw organizer

    Started by daniels1186, Mar 8, 2020 03:44 AM
    chainsaw organizer
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    Mar 13, 2020, 04:32 PM Go to last post
  2. DIY tractor forks

    Started by daniels1186, Mar 8, 2020 03:45 AM
    diy tractor forks
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    Mar 13, 2020, 04:31 PM Go to last post
  3. Dodecagonal mallets

    Started by Philip Davies, Mar 12, 2020 09:04 AM
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    Mar 12, 2020, 02:45 PM Go to last post
  4. Slip roll manual crank to power conversion

    Started by PB Machines, Mar 7, 2020 05:12 AM
    metal fabrication, power source for tools, sheet metal forming
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    Mar 12, 2020, 04:16 AM Go to last post
  5. Thumbs up How to Make a Belt Sander at Home

    Started by HandmadeCreativeChannel, Mar 11, 2020 03:09 PM
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  6. slitting saw arbor part 2

    Started by ttmrj, Mar 11, 2020 05:41 AM
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    Mar 11, 2020, 02:08 PM Go to last post
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  7. slitting saw arbor part 1

    Started by ttmrj, Mar 11, 2020 05:39 AM
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    Mar 11, 2020, 05:39 AM Go to last post
  8. Mini Sled with Flip Flop Stop

    Started by Didpoolhall, Mar 10, 2020 02:11 PM
    crosscut sled, plywoodworking, table saw jig
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    Mar 10, 2020, 03:29 PM Go to last post
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  9. Homemade Sheet Metal Bead Roller

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Mar 10, 2020 06:54 AM
    bead roller
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    Mar 10, 2020, 01:28 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,645
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  10. Lightbulb Grinder improvements (wire wheel bushing/hub)

    Started by craig9, Feb 29, 2020 10:19 PM
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    grinder, lathe, wire wheel
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    Mar 10, 2020, 01:57 AM Go to last post
  11. Poor man indexing way - lathe

    Started by rendoman, Mar 9, 2020 05:42 PM
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    Mar 9, 2020, 07:49 PM Go to last post
  12. Soldering Iron Tip Replacement (4K)

    Started by tsbrownie, Mar 9, 2020 02:22 AM
    replacement, soldering gun, soldering iron, soldering pencil, tip
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    Mar 9, 2020, 02:18 PM Go to last post
  13. Moved: SHOP PRESS MODIFICATION / NEW AIR HYDROLIC JACK

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