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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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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. Moved: Rotary Welding Stand - Foot Operated

    Started by brianhw, Nov 7, 2017 02:50 PM
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  2. Patching Schedule 40 1/2" PVC pipe

    Started by rgsparber, Nov 2, 2017 08:05 AM
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  3. Moved: Modifying an Arbor Press

    Started by rgsparber, Aug 27, 2017 09:23 PM
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  4. Moved: Carriage bolt - Tee nut jig

    Started by bruce.desertrat, Nov 5, 2017 07:23 PM
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  5. IKEA curtain rod to "third hand" supports

    Started by Peter Sanders, Nov 4, 2017 09:59 PM
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  6. Is It A Truck????

    Started by vaughn45, Oct 30, 2017 03:52 PM
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  7. Tailstock Die Holder

    Started by Shelly142, Nov 3, 2017 09:48 PM
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  8. Switch to change direction

    Started by garage nut, Nov 2, 2017 04:10 AM
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  9. Congratulations new Must Read award winners

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  10. Wooden Spokeshave

    Started by Mikhandmaker, Nov 2, 2017 02:40 PM
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  11. Moved: Making miniature nut drivers

    Started by mklotz, Oct 31, 2017 10:27 AM
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  12. Shop vac shovel

    Started by Frank S, Nov 2, 2017 12:32 PM
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  13. Finding Lost Tiny Parts

    Started by rgsparber, Oct 20, 2017 08:40 AM
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  14. NEW: Browse our Best homemade tools by photo

    Started by Jon, Aug 28, 2017 09:22 AM
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  15. Angle grinder wall rack

    Started by Frank S, Oct 31, 2017 05:47 PM
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  16. Four Dollar Slapper

    Started by yhprum, Oct 30, 2017 09:57 PM
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  17. Wood lathe live center.

    Started by Tuomas, Oct 29, 2017 08:47 AM
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  18. DIY Rock Tumbler

    Started by DrByte, Oct 23, 2017 03:07 PM
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