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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

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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. Thermal Interference Fit Stud

    Started by rgsparber, May 23, 2014 12:00 PM
    knob, stud, tap, thermal interference
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    May 27, 2014, 08:11 AM Go to last post
  2. Roll Around Tool Box

    Started by Catfish, May 19, 2014 04:44 PM
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    May 20, 2014, 08:24 AM Go to last post
  3. breaker bar made with a garage sale ratchet

    Started by otp57, May 18, 2014 04:56 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    May 19, 2014, 07:57 AM Go to last post
  4. A Speed Handle for a RF-30 Mill/Drill

    Started by rgsparber, May 13, 2014 02:21 PM
    attachment, metalworking, mill/drill, rf-30
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    May 14, 2014, 08:46 AM Go to last post
  5. Electro Etching system

    Started by gelandangan, Oct 28, 2013 02:06 AM
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    May 13, 2014, 05:32 PM Go to last post
  6. Homemade liquid nitrogen generator

    Started by imsmooth, May 6, 2014 09:23 AM
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    May 9, 2014, 10:40 AM Go to last post
  7. 12kw Induction heater

    Started by imsmooth, May 6, 2014 09:28 AM
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    May 9, 2014, 08:16 AM Go to last post
  8. Poll Poll: Official Contest Thread - Final Voting Poll

    Started by kbalch, Apr 29, 2014 11:28 AM
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    May 8, 2014, 12:38 PM Go to last post
  9. Honda CRV belt tension pulley tool.

    Started by handycrowd, May 6, 2014 03:40 AM
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    May 7, 2014, 12:05 AM Go to last post
  10. Welding Cart

    Started by BryanK, May 4, 2014 04:51 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    May 5, 2014, 08:52 AM Go to last post
  11. Pallet breaker

    Started by handycrowd, May 1, 2014 12:04 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 3,984
    May 1, 2014, 11:13 AM Go to last post
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    • Views: 5,644
    Apr 30, 2014, 02:49 PM Go to last post
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    • Views: 1,766
    Apr 29, 2014, 11:17 AM Go to last post
  12. Hi trying find a brake bender plan

    Started by Rob27331, Apr 29, 2014 01:46 AM
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    Apr 29, 2014, 01:46 AM Go to last post
  13. A Universal Bolt Cutting Fixture for a bandsaw

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 27, 2014 10:03 PM
    bandsaw attachment, bolt fixture
    • Replies: 1
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    Apr 28, 2014, 09:09 AM Go to last post
  14. X-Y drill press table for woodworking

    Started by revwarguy, Apr 25, 2014 03:05 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,906
    Apr 28, 2014, 09:01 AM Go to last post
  15. Transformable extended workbench - thanks

    Started by kzmaher, Apr 24, 2014 05:08 AM
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    Apr 27, 2014, 08:38 AM Go to last post
  16. Yet another table feed

    Started by revwarguy, Apr 25, 2014 10:29 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 806
    Apr 25, 2014, 02:00 PM Go to last post
  17. Finger Joint Jigs

    Started by revwarguy, Apr 25, 2014 08:54 AM
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    Apr 25, 2014, 10:24 AM Go to last post
  18. Thien Dust Collection build

    Started by revwarguy, Apr 25, 2014 08:42 AM
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