Free 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook:  
Get 500+ tool plans, full site access, and more.

Forum: Homemade Tools

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.

Sub-Forums Threads / Posts  Last Post

  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.

    Forum Actions:

    Forum Statistics:

    • Threads: 398
    • Posts: 1,729

    Last Post:

    Heat treating 3D printed... Go to last post

    May 17, 2022, 01:15 AM

  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 40,268
    Feb 25, 2022, 02:24 AM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 12,025
    Jon
    Feb 26, 2020, 12:29 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 28,755
    Jon
    Jul 29, 2017, 02:49 PM Go to last post
  1. Dead blow palm hammer

    Started by editor@glue-it.com, Apr 4, 2017 12:41 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,003
    Apr 17, 2017, 02:10 AM Go to last post
  2. Simple square shooting board

    Started by Christophe Mineau, May 20, 2015 03:00 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,036
    Apr 16, 2017, 06:28 PM Go to last post
  3. Repair guy

    Started by metric_taper, Mar 16, 2017 01:33 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 4 5
    • Replies: 48
    • Views: 4,882
    Apr 15, 2017, 06:48 AM Go to last post
  4. Ford Injection pump wrench

    Started by Frank S, Apr 14, 2017 07:01 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,332
    Apr 15, 2017, 12:49 AM Go to last post
  5. Fixture for turning the ID of washers

    Started by Frank S, Apr 13, 2017 11:44 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,793
    Apr 15, 2017, 12:46 AM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Sensitive drilling platform

    Started by mklotz, Apr 12, 2017 08:12 AM
    •  
    •  
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,756
    Apr 13, 2017, 07:05 AM Go to last post
  7. Combined Woodworking Machine

    Started by Vyacheslav.Nevolya, Apr 12, 2017 11:45 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,955
    Apr 13, 2017, 07:01 AM Go to last post
  8. bearing ball holder

    Started by Frank S, Apr 9, 2017 04:59 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 3,268
    Apr 11, 2017, 10:33 AM Go to last post
  9. Cross dowel jig

    Started by morsa, Apr 10, 2017 02:17 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 11,394
    Apr 11, 2017, 09:55 AM Go to last post
  10. Mega head flashlight with 6x10W LEDs

    Started by adachsoft_com, Apr 10, 2017 11:26 AM
    flashlight, led, portable
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,646
    Apr 11, 2017, 09:47 AM Go to last post
  11. Chuck key for one of my Lathes

    Started by Frank S, Apr 8, 2017 05:00 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,209
    Apr 10, 2017, 06:48 PM Go to last post
  12. Tramming the FrankenMill with a dial indicator

    Started by astroracer, Apr 9, 2017 02:01 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,786
    Apr 10, 2017, 07:28 AM Go to last post
  13. Apple Corer Peeler Slicer Replacement Prongs

    Started by Paul Jones, Apr 8, 2017 05:33 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,405
    Apr 10, 2017, 07:24 AM Go to last post
  14. Boring bar adapter

    Started by Frank S, Apr 8, 2017 09:33 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,274
    Apr 10, 2017, 07:18 AM Go to last post
  15. DIY CNC Tubing Bender

    Started by jofriedl, Apr 2, 2017 09:11 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 8,716
    Apr 10, 2017, 12:01 AM Go to last post
  16. Building a large shop fan

    Started by Vernon, Nov 28, 2014 04:51 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 13
    • Views: 5,942
    Apr 9, 2017, 09:57 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,826
    Apr 7, 2017, 12:56 PM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Gantry type milling attachment.

    Started by olderdan, Apr 5, 2017 09:37 AM
    •  
    •  
  18. De Walt Radial Arm saw jigs

    Started by ernstvg, Apr 7, 2017 05:38 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 895
    Apr 7, 2017, 05:38 AM Go to last post



Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •