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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 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: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 03:49 PM
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  1. Moved: Tooling for 15T forging press

    Started by Philip Davies, Jan 14, 2020 11:56 AM
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  2. V block swage/bolster

    Started by Philip Davies, Jan 14, 2020 12:21 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,165
    Jan 14, 2020, 02:09 PM Go to last post
  3. DIY bullet trap for BB and pellet guns

    Started by Matt Owens, Jan 12, 2020 12:27 PM
    bb gun, diy, pellet, target, trap
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 5,136
    Jan 14, 2020, 09:23 AM Go to last post
  4. DIY Full Size CNC Router

    Started by Making Stuff, Jan 13, 2020 10:04 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,447
    Jan 13, 2020, 10:04 PM Go to last post
  5. Spindle Drum Sander for Drill - Making

    Started by RCTURKA, Jan 11, 2020 05:35 PM
    drum sander, sander, spindle drum sander
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,407
    Jan 13, 2020, 07:56 PM Go to last post
  6. Tools for working with a drill

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Jan 13, 2020 01:08 AM
    drill, handmade, homemade, homemade tool, tool
    • Replies: 1
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    Jan 13, 2020, 07:35 PM Go to last post
  7. FIRE SHIELD - STARLITE ΗOMEMADE

    Started by mariost, Jan 11, 2020 02:35 AM
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    Jan 13, 2020, 06:12 PM Go to last post
  8. equal space divider

    Started by Eloy Workshop, Jan 7, 2020 05:07 PM
    equal space divider
    • Replies: 4
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    Jan 13, 2020, 03:47 PM Go to last post
  9. Soldering Iron saver

    Started by garage nut, Jan 6, 2020 06:29 AM
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    Jan 13, 2020, 12:11 PM Go to last post
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  10. Moved: Rivet nut riveter (M6, M5)

    Started by Salix84, Jan 6, 2020 07:57 AM
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  11. Useful Trick

    Started by kess, Jan 8, 2020 10:37 AM
    • Replies: 6
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    Jan 12, 2020, 06:19 PM Go to last post
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  12. Horror Fright vibrating tumbler

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 10, 2020 10:42 AM
    • Replies: 9
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    Jan 11, 2020, 08:37 PM Go to last post
  13. DIY Super Ultimate Table saw Masterplan

    Started by Didpoolhall, Jan 3, 2020 11:57 AM
    outfeed table saw, plywoodworking, tablesaw
    • Replies: 1
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    Jan 11, 2020, 03:14 PM Go to last post
  14. DIY - Cross Braces for Scaffolding

    Started by kess, Jan 11, 2020 07:19 AM
    cross braces, scaffold, scaffolding
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    Jan 11, 2020, 02:51 PM Go to last post
  15. tire chain brackets

    Started by Frank S, Jan 11, 2020 10:35 AM
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    Jan 11, 2020, 02:46 PM Go to last post
  16. Moved: Magnetic Swarf Collector

    Started by bouboulas, Jan 9, 2020 02:16 PM
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  17. Pin Router for Premium Homemade Router Table

    Started by woodenworldenic, Jan 10, 2020 07:48 AM
    homemade router table, pin router
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    Jan 10, 2020, 03:09 PM Go to last post
  18. Making An Angle Welding Clamp

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Jan 10, 2020 06:11 AM
    angle clamp, welding clamps
    • Replies: 1
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    Jan 10, 2020, 02:50 PM Go to last post



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