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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 01:27 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Thousands of homemade tool plans

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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

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  1. Moved: Lathe Tool Cutting Forces and How They Work

    Started by Catfish, Sep 27, 2019 11:25 AM
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  2. Multi die bending jig

    Started by Gary Huston, Sep 20, 2019 11:30 AM
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    Sep 27, 2019, 01:32 AM Go to last post
  3. All terreain welding cart wheels mod.

    Started by Captainleeward, Sep 26, 2019 02:07 PM
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  4. Cool How to Make a Sheet Metal Punch

    Started by Catfish, Sep 25, 2019 11:31 AM
    metal punch, punch, sheet metal punch
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    Sep 26, 2019, 08:38 PM Go to last post
  5. 2 x 72 Belt Grinder Made From Treadmill Parts

    Started by Making Stuff, Sep 26, 2019 07:38 PM
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  6. DIY AJVAR and JAM MIXING MACHINE

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Sep 26, 2019 06:22 PM
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    Sep 26, 2019, 08:01 PM Go to last post
  7. Plasma cutter air hose bracket mod.

    Started by Captainleeward, Sep 26, 2019 02:10 PM
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    Sep 26, 2019, 07:51 PM Go to last post
  8. Drill Press Vise

    Started by Mazay, Sep 26, 2019 01:35 PM
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    Sep 26, 2019, 07:48 PM Go to last post
  9. Lightbulb Machine bases from scrap

    Started by craig9, Sep 25, 2019 01:18 PM
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    Sep 26, 2019, 05:51 PM Go to last post
  10. DIY MULTIFUNCTION MACHINE

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Sep 24, 2019 04:53 PM
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    Sep 26, 2019, 03:33 PM Go to last post
  11. Premium homemade router table Part 3

    Started by woodenworldenic, Sep 26, 2019 07:46 AM
    double fence, homemade tools, premium router table, router table
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  12. Milling router with your own hands

    Started by brnjh1, Sep 21, 2019 10:30 AM
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  13. Making a workshop crane

    Started by warsztatOdZera, Sep 25, 2019 02:38 AM
    diy, homemade, hydraulic tools, making, workshop crone
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  14. Rounding dies for 8" air tank

    Started by Frank S, Sep 24, 2019 01:04 PM
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    Sep 25, 2019, 01:37 PM Go to last post
  15. Cool How to make a Drill Press Table Counterweight

    Started by Catfish, Sep 25, 2019 11:29 AM
    drill press, drill press table
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  16. Homemade A Can Crusher

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Sep 22, 2019 04:05 AM
    can crusher;
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    Sep 24, 2019, 08:36 PM Go to last post
  17. HOW TO MAKE A PORTABLE ROLLER BENDER

    Started by mariost, Sep 24, 2019 01:46 PM
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