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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 $250 monthly 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

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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: Easy to Build Metal Bender

    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, May 24, 2019 07:38 AM
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  2. Brake Drum Puller from Barn Scrap

    Started by YanasaRanch, May 24, 2019 04:54 AM
    brake drum puller, brakes, hub puller, puller, wheel hub puller
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    • Views: 1,874
    May 25, 2019, 07:10 AM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Accu Finish style grinder build

    Started by N4NV, May 21, 2019 02:45 PM
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  4. Homemade tractor plow quick connect

    Started by Arnehelland, May 24, 2019 08:50 PM
    john deere, quick connect, snowplow
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    May 25, 2019, 03:37 AM Go to last post
  5. Spreader mods for magic salt

    Started by Arnehelland, May 24, 2019 08:59 PM
    john deere, magic salt, modifications, salt spreader, winter fun.
    • Replies: 1
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    May 25, 2019, 03:32 AM Go to last post
  6. Rifling PVC Pipe

    Started by buddyman100, May 24, 2019 12:13 PM
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    May 25, 2019, 12:38 AM Go to last post
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  7. Bottle Opener

    Started by KraftSmith, May 24, 2019 12:31 PM
    bottle opener, lathe, turning
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    May 24, 2019, 09:14 PM Go to last post
  8. 4" T-Bevel Gauge

    Started by Art of Boat Building, May 24, 2019 11:56 AM
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    May 24, 2019, 02:47 PM Go to last post
  9. Classic Marking Gauge

    Started by Art of Boat Building, May 24, 2019 11:54 AM
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    May 24, 2019, 02:43 PM Go to last post
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  10. Blacksmiths Guillotine tool with free plans

    Started by Gary Huston, May 23, 2019 11:45 AM
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    May 24, 2019, 02:26 PM Go to last post
  11. Cyclone pre-filter for shop vac

    Started by DIYSwede, May 23, 2019 02:50 PM
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    May 24, 2019, 02:14 PM Go to last post
  12. Hole punch adapter

    Started by jdurand, May 23, 2019 11:18 PM
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    May 24, 2019, 02:10 PM Go to last post
  13. Farriers vise

    Started by Gary Huston, May 23, 2019 11:59 AM
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    May 24, 2019, 02:06 PM Go to last post
  14. Planer blade sharpening machine

    Started by Vyacheslav.Nevolya, May 22, 2019 10:02 AM
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    May 23, 2019, 08:40 PM Go to last post
  15. green sand mold

    Started by celsoari, May 17, 2019 12:51 PM
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