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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

    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. Scraper plane from coffin smoother

    Started by Philip Davies, Sep 5, 2019 08:44 AM
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    Sep 5, 2019, 06:05 PM Go to last post
  2. Optocoupler tester

    Started by darkoford, Aug 31, 2019 06:56 PM
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  3. DIY PORTABAND STAND

    Started by Savage11, Sep 1, 2019 01:52 PM
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    Sep 4, 2019, 09:44 PM Go to last post
  4. Moved: 6 x 72 belt & centerless grinder project

    Started by Frank S, Sep 3, 2019 12:55 AM
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  5. Moved: Machine Tool Dial Making Fixture Completion

    Started by ddickey, Sep 1, 2019 08:08 PM
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  6. Olive Wood Awl

    Started by Art of Boat Building, Sep 2, 2019 07:55 PM
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    Sep 3, 2019, 09:05 AM Go to last post
  7. EMT Conduit Panel Clamps óCHEAP!

    Started by Make Things, Sep 1, 2019 09:15 PM
    cheap, clamps, conduit, easy, panel
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    Sep 2, 2019, 09:36 PM Go to last post
  8. Congratulations new Best Discussion award winner

    Started by Jon, Sep 2, 2019 12:59 PM
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  9. HOMEMADE RADIAL STAND FOR MY ANGLE GRINDER

    Started by mariost, Aug 16, 2019 02:16 AM
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  10. Moved: Flight Payload Hardware and Software

    Started by rgsparber, Aug 29, 2019 12:15 PM
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  11. Carbide scraper and hollowing tools for turning

    Started by Jdplus3, Aug 30, 2019 05:23 AM
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    Sep 1, 2019, 09:07 PM Go to last post
  12. Homemade An Inclinable Vise

    Started by Kwandotechnic, Sep 1, 2019 08:28 AM
    inclinable vise
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    Sep 1, 2019, 08:00 PM Go to last post
  13. HOW TO MAKE A ROUTER TABLE

    Started by mariost, Sep 1, 2019 01:49 AM
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  14. Lightbulb Homemade Machine Upgrade

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Aug 28, 2019 09:35 AM
    homemade, how to make, machine, upgrade, workshop
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  15. Moved: DIY Center Scribe for the Knifemaker

    Started by JKeetonKnives, Aug 27, 2019 04:54 PM
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  16. Pot chuck

    Started by mklotz, Feb 1, 2017 12:25 PM
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  17. Woodworking workbench

    Started by threesixesinarow, Aug 29, 2019 07:02 AM
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