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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 12:27 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 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 02:49 PM
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  1. Build a Panel Cutting Jig

    Started by Downeast Thunder, Nov 9, 2017 08:03 AM
    cutting plywood, diy, free plans, panel cutting jig, shop equipment
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    Nov 10, 2017, 06:47 AM Go to last post
  2. Portable Info or Craft Fair Vendor Booth

    Started by Downeast Thunder, Nov 9, 2017 03:58 PM
    display booth, diy, information booth, portable, vendor booth
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    • Views: 1,031
    Nov 10, 2017, 06:44 AM Go to last post
  3. Make a Rubber Stamp with Your Logo

    Started by Downeast Thunder, Nov 9, 2017 07:55 AM
    diy ink stamping, logo, rubber stamp, stamp, stamping
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 883
    Nov 10, 2017, 06:40 AM Go to last post
  4. Make a Branding Iron with your Logo

    Started by Downeast Thunder, Nov 9, 2017 07:50 AM
    branding iron, diy, homemade, how to, stamp
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,182
    Nov 10, 2017, 06:35 AM Go to last post
  5. DIY FastCap Clone Drill Index

    Started by Downeast Thunder, Nov 9, 2017 07:33 AM
    diy, drill bit storage system, free plans, homemade, kiss drill index
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    Nov 10, 2017, 06:31 AM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Large Diameter Clam Shell Knurler

    Started by Shelly142, Nov 3, 2017 10:22 PM
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  7. Anyone make a Gauge Pod?

    Started by Spokerider, Nov 9, 2017 08:46 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    Jon
    Nov 9, 2017, 10:17 AM Go to last post
  8. Battery Cable Crimp tool

    Started by Spokerider, Oct 25, 2017 11:26 AM
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    Nov 9, 2017, 08:33 AM Go to last post
  9. Moved: 52100 Field Craft knife

    Started by will52100, Sep 1, 2017 06:34 PM
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  10. Bering positioner

    Started by Captainleeward, Nov 7, 2017 01:44 PM
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    Nov 8, 2017, 06:13 PM Go to last post
  11. Moved: Rotary Welding Stand - Foot Operated

    Started by brianhw, Nov 7, 2017 02:50 PM
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  12. Patching Schedule 40 1/2" PVC pipe

    Started by rgsparber, Nov 2, 2017 08:05 AM
    irrigation, pvc pipe, repair
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    Nov 8, 2017, 07:54 AM Go to last post
  13. Moved: Modifying an Arbor Press

    Started by rgsparber, Aug 27, 2017 09:23 PM
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  14. Marking out tool

    Started by mklotz, Sep 3, 2015 03:20 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    Nov 7, 2017, 09:52 AM Go to last post
  15. Moved: Carriage bolt - Tee nut jig

    Started by bruce.desertrat, Nov 5, 2017 07:23 PM
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    Nov 7, 2017, 05:58 AM Go to last post
  16. IKEA curtain rod to "third hand" supports

    Started by Peter Sanders, Nov 4, 2017 09:59 PM
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    Nov 7, 2017, 05:55 AM Go to last post
  17. Is It A Truck????

    Started by vaughn45, Oct 30, 2017 03:52 PM
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    Nov 7, 2017, 05:48 AM Go to last post
  18. Tailstock Die Holder

    Started by Shelly142, Nov 3, 2017 09:48 PM
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    Nov 5, 2017, 07:28 PM Go to last post
  19. Switch to change direction

    Started by garage nut, Nov 2, 2017 04:10 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,363
    Nov 5, 2017, 10:13 AM Go to last post



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