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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. Adjustable Lathe Feet

    Started by Canuck, Apr 23, 2014 08:28 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,829
    Apr 24, 2014, 04:30 PM Go to last post
  2. Bolt-in Spring Compressor / Ball Joint Removal Tool

    Started by dazecars, Apr 12, 2014 10:14 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,678
    Apr 14, 2014, 07:03 AM Go to last post
  3. Bolt Cutting Fixture for Horizontal Bandsaw

    Started by rgsparber, Apr 10, 2014 06:09 PM
    bandsaw, bolt cutter, fixture
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,731
    Apr 11, 2014, 04:52 PM Go to last post
  4. Parallel Clamps

    Started by Catfish, Apr 2, 2014 01:10 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 3,382
    Apr 10, 2014, 03:13 PM Go to last post
  5. drill caddy

    Started by naughtyboy, Apr 9, 2014 09:45 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,384
    Apr 9, 2014, 11:09 AM Go to last post
  6. Pillar movers or anything else

    Started by LoongUdom, Apr 6, 2014 11:53 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,150
    Apr 7, 2014, 07:19 AM Go to last post
  7. F-Style Quick Adjust Clamps

    Started by mlochala, Apr 1, 2014 07:36 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Apr 2, 2014, 08:20 AM Go to last post
  8. Compact Workshop Welding Area

    Started by MetalDesigner, Dec 8, 2013 08:29 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 5,545
    Apr 1, 2014, 09:40 PM Go to last post
  9. welding positioner, rotating table

    Started by radom, Mar 29, 2014 10:00 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 12,925
    Mar 31, 2014, 08:15 AM Go to last post
  10. Tripan based system centering tool

    Started by Okapi, Mar 24, 2014 06:09 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 4,329
    Mar 25, 2014, 10:40 AM Go to last post
  11. Small Parts Holding For Router Table

    Started by Lsmart, Mar 22, 2014 11:25 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 6,340
    Mar 24, 2014, 08:52 AM Go to last post
  12. Transformable extended workbench

    Started by kzmaher, Mar 21, 2014 04:04 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,407
    Mar 21, 2014, 01:21 PM Go to last post
  13. Homemade Carving bench

    Started by Claudio, Mar 12, 2014 10:36 AM
    woodworking
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 5,162
    Mar 19, 2014, 04:16 PM Go to last post
  14. Rim Roller for Cleaning/Polishing Wheels

    Started by astroracer, Mar 18, 2014 07:08 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,571
    Mar 19, 2014, 08:19 AM Go to last post
  15. Mobilizing my Hydraulic Press

    Started by astroracer, Mar 16, 2014 06:19 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 3,862
    Mar 17, 2014, 05:46 PM Go to last post
  16. Building Flat Top Plate Bender

    Started by astroracer, Mar 16, 2014 06:28 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 5,857
    Mar 17, 2014, 07:51 AM Go to last post
  17. modified spade bits for camlocs

    Started by naughtyboy, Mar 14, 2014 07:49 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 3,241
    Mar 14, 2014, 08:24 AM Go to last post
  18. Cab removal tool

    Started by yoyyoy1, Mar 12, 2014 10:58 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,135
    Mar 12, 2014, 05:43 PM Go to last post
  19. Tube Notcher

    Started by chowpay, Mar 12, 2014 12:08 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 7,292
    Mar 12, 2014, 01:54 PM Go to last post
  20. Taper Attachment for 11" Logan Lathe

    Started by Catfish, Mar 1, 2014 01:33 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    Mar 10, 2014, 07:09 PM Go to last post



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