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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. 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. HELP - Water proof wire connection

    Started by garage nut, Jun 14, 2019 11:47 PM
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  2. Car ramps - under construction

    Started by rendoman, May 3, 2016 12:23 PM
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    Jun 18, 2019, 07:02 PM Go to last post
  3. Forging a Hot Cut Hardy Tool

    Started by Forge Wright, Jun 17, 2019 04:52 AM
    • Replies: 6
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    Jun 18, 2019, 04:29 AM Go to last post
  4. Table Saw Sled. 3 in 1 Workbench. Woodworking.

    Started by Michael Paley, Jun 14, 2019 11:25 AM
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    Jun 18, 2019, 12:34 AM Go to last post
  5. DIY Angle Grinder Chop Saw

    Started by Foxtrot_, Jun 17, 2019 11:12 AM
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    Jun 17, 2019, 03:20 PM Go to last post
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  6. Torsional beam mini lathe stand

    Started by DIYSwede, May 30, 2019 02:27 PM
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    Jun 17, 2019, 12:39 PM Go to last post
  7. DIY smoker barbecue lokomotive

    Started by warsztatOdZera, Jun 17, 2019 12:40 AM
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    Jun 17, 2019, 06:59 AM Go to last post
  8. DIY Motorized Rotisserie Grill

    Started by Mr.DK DIY, Jun 16, 2019 05:02 PM
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  9. Moved: Endmill Sharpener/Grinder - part 3

    Started by MachineNZ, Jun 13, 2019 04:43 AM
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  10. Shop-built 20 disc sander

    Started by Dan Larsen, Jun 9, 2019 06:33 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    Jun 16, 2019, 08:38 AM Go to last post
  11. Laser Guide for Table Saw Sled. Table Saw Sled.

    Started by Michael Paley, Jun 15, 2019 03:20 PM
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  12. Arc bender

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Jun 15, 2019 01:34 PM
    craft, handmade, homemade, how to make, jack
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    Jun 15, 2019, 02:19 PM Go to last post
  13. Forging a Rivet Setter

    Started by Forge Wright, Jun 15, 2019 06:38 AM
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    Jun 15, 2019, 11:08 AM Go to last post
  14. Lever feed mini lathe tailstock

    Started by threesixesinarow, Apr 13, 2019 12:49 PM
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    Jun 15, 2019, 04:22 AM Go to last post
  15. Homemade Lathe Stand

    Started by buddyman100, Jun 13, 2019 08:58 PM
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    Jun 14, 2019, 04:38 PM Go to last post
  16. Barbecue locomotive grill

    Started by warsztatOdZera, Jun 14, 2019 02:45 PM
    barbecue, homemade, locomotive
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    Jun 14, 2019, 03:17 PM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Cold Bluing In The Home Workshop

    Started by The Aussie Shed, Jun 6, 2019 05:52 AM
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  18. Angle Plate video 1 of 4

    Started by MetalWorks, Jun 6, 2019 03:38 PM
    angle plate
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