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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 12:27 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Thousands of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Moved: One of my farther's cartoons B Terry Aspin "CHUCK"

    Started by Aspins, Aug 26, 2019 08:38 AM
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  2. Grill hot dog cooker

    Started by Savage11, Aug 25, 2019 06:07 PM
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    Aug 26, 2019, 01:03 AM Go to last post
  3. Floor jack pad and cup storage; onboard!

    Started by Toolmaker51, Aug 25, 2019 03:18 PM
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    Aug 26, 2019, 12:56 AM Go to last post
  4. Red face Simple clamp. Joinery fixtures.

    Started by brnjh1, Aug 24, 2019 11:16 AM
    homemade tools
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    Aug 26, 2019, 12:47 AM Go to last post
  5. Simple home-made device for metal

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Aug 24, 2019 12:30 PM
    craft, device, homemade, how to make, metal
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    Aug 26, 2019, 12:36 AM Go to last post
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  6. Homemade tire changing lever

    Started by theeddies, Aug 25, 2019 12:15 PM
    diy, mojolever, tire, tire changing tool
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    Aug 25, 2019, 11:44 PM Go to last post
  7. Cool How To Make a Lathe Cross Slide Leadscrew

    Started by Catfish, Aug 24, 2019 09:56 AM
    clausing lathe, lathe, lathe leadscrew, metal lathe
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    Aug 25, 2019, 11:17 PM Go to last post
  8. Moved: 3Hp hydraulic power unit

    Started by Frank S, Aug 19, 2019 07:20 PM
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  9. Thumbs up Glass Bottle Cutter

    Started by Mazay, Aug 24, 2019 01:03 AM
    bottle cutter, glass bottle cutter
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    Aug 25, 2019, 08:18 PM Go to last post
  10. Cart for my hyd power unit

    Started by Frank S, Aug 22, 2019 09:00 PM
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    Aug 25, 2019, 08:10 PM Go to last post
  11. Homemade mini Lathe

    Started by C A Paulose, Aug 23, 2019 09:59 AM
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    Aug 25, 2019, 07:58 PM Go to last post
  12. Moved: presse hydraulique

    Started by vasavoir kikela, Aug 19, 2019 03:24 PM
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  13. Cool How to make a Shaft for a Log Grapple Swivel

    Started by Catfish, Aug 24, 2019 10:21 AM
    log grapple repair, log grapple shaft, shaft replacement
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  14. Moved: Welder & Plasma cutter cart

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    Aug 23, 2019, 03:59 AM Go to last post
  15. 1/2" taper rebar drift punch

    Started by Frank S, Aug 19, 2019 02:02 AM
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    Aug 23, 2019, 01:16 AM Go to last post
  16. Moved: Make a Mini BandSaw

    Started by zeplabs, Aug 20, 2019 06:41 AM
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  17. Thumbs up A simple conductor that will be useful to any joiner

    Started by brnjh1, Aug 16, 2019 10:35 PM
    joinery devices
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    Aug 22, 2019, 07:39 PM Go to last post
  18. Home built leaf vacuum

    Started by nicky1, Jul 13, 2016 03:45 PM
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