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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: Make a video with your HomemadeTools.net testimonial

    Started by Jon, May 14, 2020 01:06 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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  4. 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. Magnetic lathe chuck spider

    Started by knoba, Aug 7, 2015 05:03 PM
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  2. Wood carving mallet

    Started by knoba, Aug 7, 2015 05:05 PM
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  3. Head knives

    Started by knoba, Aug 7, 2015 04:57 PM
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  4. Leather burnisher

    Started by knoba, Aug 7, 2015 04:55 PM
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    Aug 10, 2015, 01:58 PM Go to last post
  5. Toothed drive centre

    Started by knoba, Aug 7, 2015 05:05 PM
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  6. Wood bending steam setup

    Started by knoba, Aug 7, 2015 05:04 PM
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  7. Leather edge bevellers

    Started by knoba, Aug 7, 2015 05:00 PM
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  8. Leather strops for sharpening

    Started by knoba, Aug 7, 2015 04:56 PM
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  9. Leather edge creaser

    Started by knoba, Aug 7, 2015 04:56 PM
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  10. Counterbore set

    Started by knoba, Aug 7, 2015 04:55 PM
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  11. Moved: New Jaws for Bench Vise Made From an Old File

    Started by Eugene's DIY Den, Aug 3, 2015 04:01 PM
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  12. Moved: Home Built Wrecker

    Started by Jerrdan john, Aug 4, 2015 07:24 PM
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  13. Moved: Treadmill motor adaptation for Bridgeport type mill.

    Started by machiningfool, Jul 28, 2015 08:13 AM
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  14. belt sanders

    Started by mike r, Aug 1, 2015 03:20 PM
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  15. Moved: Another air bag jack, but improved!

    Started by Jerrdan john, Aug 2, 2015 08:27 PM
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  16. Moved: the Scratchet.... made by Snap-Off

    Started by Ryan Johnson, Aug 1, 2015 09:40 PM
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  17. Show Us Your Bent Wrenches!

    Started by C-Bag, Aug 4, 2015 09:05 PM
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    Aug 5, 2015, 01:13 PM Go to last post
  18. Vaporizor for Varroa Mites DYI

    Started by Eagle_view, Aug 4, 2015 02:59 PM
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  19. Moved: More Accessories for Small Machinist Jacks

    Started by Paul Jones, Jul 30, 2015 08:35 AM
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