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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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  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 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: Home Made Powered Lathe Slotter

    Started by Me2, Sep 28, 2019 08:07 PM
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  2. Moved: QCTP

    Started by celsoari, Sep 27, 2019 02:31 PM
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  3. wood stove log grate

    Started by Frank S, Oct 3, 2019 01:15 PM
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    Oct 5, 2019, 06:49 PM Go to last post
  4. Wood Stove - Firewood Rack Design & Build

    Started by Zengineer, Oct 5, 2019 02:59 PM
    design, fabrication, firewood, heating, welding
    • Replies: 1
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    Oct 5, 2019, 04:16 PM Go to last post
  5. DIY Rotating Tools Stand using A MINI BIKE WHEEL

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Oct 5, 2019 03:36 AM
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    Oct 5, 2019, 03:05 PM Go to last post
  6. Moved: Making Stainless Pipe Bender part 2

    Started by Let'sLearnSomething, Sep 26, 2019 05:00 AM
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  7. Simple indexing fixture Part 2

    Started by ttmrj, Oct 5, 2019 07:41 AM
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    Oct 5, 2019, 07:41 AM Go to last post
  8. Simple indexing build part 1

    Started by ttmrj, Oct 5, 2019 07:38 AM
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    Oct 5, 2019, 07:38 AM Go to last post
  9. Tig welder cart

    Started by bobs409, Oct 4, 2019 07:32 PM
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    Oct 4, 2019, 09:12 PM Go to last post
  10. Moved: Diy Ultimate Track Saw Guide With Perfect Guide Rail

    Started by Didpoolhall, Oct 4, 2019 02:47 PM
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  11. Tool for 90 degree welding

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Oct 4, 2019 08:40 AM
    welding clamps;
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    Oct 4, 2019, 04:48 PM Go to last post
  12. Making a New Burner for the Furnace

    Started by SculptyWorks, Sep 29, 2019 10:12 PM
    burner, forge, forge burner, furnace, propane
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    Oct 4, 2019, 11:48 AM Go to last post
  13. Cool Quick Change Tool Post Indicator Mount

    Started by Catfish, Oct 2, 2019 10:37 PM
    dial indicator holder, qctp dial indicator mount, qctp tool post
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    Oct 3, 2019, 02:32 PM Go to last post
  14. Congratulations new Best Discussion award winner

    Started by Jon, Oct 2, 2019 11:35 AM
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    Oct 2, 2019, 11:35 AM Go to last post
  15. DIY Simple water pump from Refrigerator Compressor

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Sep 30, 2019 01:33 PM
    refrigerator compressor
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    Oct 2, 2019, 11:05 AM Go to last post
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  16. Moved: Aluminum Pulley Without a Lathe

    Started by liberal, Sep 28, 2019 12:10 PM
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  17. HOW TO REFILL EMPTY SPRAY CANS

    Started by mariost, Oct 1, 2019 01:14 PM
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    Oct 1, 2019, 03:06 PM Go to last post
  18. COPPER PLATING

    Started by mariost, Oct 1, 2019 12:55 PM
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    Oct 1, 2019, 03:04 PM Go to last post
  19. Home made drum sander on the drill press

    Started by Christofix, Oct 1, 2019 07:55 AM
    christofix, drill press, drum sander, homemade tool, sanding drums
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    Oct 1, 2019, 02:53 PM Go to last post



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