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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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  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

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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

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  1. Moved: Welder & Plasma cutter cart

    Started by bobs409, Aug 20, 2019 05:16 PM
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  2. 1/2" taper rebar drift punch

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  3. Moved: Make a Mini BandSaw

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  4. Thumbs up A simple conductor that will be useful to any joiner

    Started by brnjh1, Aug 16, 2019 10:35 PM
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  5. Home built leaf vacuum

    Started by nicky1, Jul 13, 2016 03:45 PM
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  6. Moved: Cement Mixer Restoration | Concrete Mixer | Overview

    Started by Catfish, Aug 22, 2019 08:48 AM
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  7. Router stand from cheap table saw

    Started by baja, Aug 21, 2019 10:08 AM
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  8. Making A Drill Press

    Started by Foxtrot_, Aug 21, 2019 01:34 PM
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  9. Thumbs up How to make a Disc Sander

    Started by liberal, Jul 27, 2019 11:20 AM
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  10. Protecting hoses from chafing

    Started by Frank S, Aug 16, 2019 01:16 AM
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  11. Moved: 0.22 pellet dispenser

    Started by mklotz, Aug 17, 2019 11:29 AM
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  12. CNC Router and Plasma combo

    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, Jun 23, 2019 04:13 AM
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  13. Moved: String dispenser - from masonry drill bit

    Started by Philip Davies, Aug 18, 2019 05:41 AM
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  14. Belt sander stand

    Started by Don42, Aug 16, 2019 11:21 PM
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  15. Holdfasts from rebar, etc

    Started by Philip Davies, Aug 19, 2019 11:51 AM
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  16. Simple plasma torch circle guide

    Started by Frank S, Aug 19, 2019 02:09 AM
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