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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. Vapor Blasting Cabinet

    Started by archimeech, Dec 21, 2016 07:59 AM
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  2. Lightbulb T track table and clamps

    Started by Doc, Feb 11, 2015 12:16 AM
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  3. Leather punch holder

    Started by rendoman, Jan 17, 2017 02:35 PM
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    Jan 22, 2017, 10:35 AM Go to last post
  4. Question about motor to use for a bead roller

    Started by outsider74, Jan 18, 2017 11:48 AM
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    Jan 22, 2017, 10:12 AM Go to last post
  5. rrengineer

    Started by rrengineer, Jan 19, 2017 06:30 PM
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  6. Question Slitting saw questions

    Started by bobs409, Jan 9, 2017 06:23 PM
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    Jan 22, 2017, 12:47 AM Go to last post
  7. Talking Rocks on my mind!

    Started by Rixster, Jan 2, 2017 03:57 PM
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    Jan 21, 2017, 07:46 PM Go to last post
  8. Laser cutter WIP

    Started by Strostkovy, Jan 21, 2017 02:03 PM
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  9. 3 jaw chuck spacers

    Started by DeusExMachinist, Jan 17, 2017 12:09 PM
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  10. Moved: A different take on work stops

    Started by mklotz, Jan 17, 2017 02:50 PM
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  11. Moved: How to make a 6000rpm Bridgeport.

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 16, 2017 04:12 PM
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  12. Moved: Homemade Tool & Cutter grinder (with a difference).

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 6, 2017 03:34 AM
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  13. Moved: Shock dyno (or Shock absorber dynamometer)

    Started by tonyfoale, Jan 12, 2017 04:13 PM
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  14. New??vintage?? Ice pick?/letter opener??

    Started by frugalolegeezer, Jan 18, 2017 01:17 PM
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    Jan 20, 2017, 07:33 AM Go to last post
  15. Belt grinder on wood lathe

    Started by connan, Jan 15, 2017 05:27 PM
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  16. Engine locating jig

    Started by astroracer, Jan 13, 2017 09:38 AM
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  17. Tire spreader and rim cleaning stand.

    Started by dtech, Jan 16, 2017 03:28 PM
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  18. Strut compressor stand from engine stand

    Started by dtech, Jan 16, 2017 04:12 PM
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  19. Fuel tank sender wrench

    Started by dtech, Jan 16, 2017 04:02 PM
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