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

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  1. High load screw adjustable roller

    Started by Mick4404, Jan 28, 2019 01:05 AM
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  2. It Works!!!

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  3. How to make a Modular long Bar clamps - video

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  4. Integrated rod / bar bender to vise.

    Started by Tuomas, Mar 15, 2019 01:36 AM
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  5. Moved: A Powerful Mini Cannon I made

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  6. Sawing Small Parts Safely

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 17, 2019 07:40 PM
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  7. Homemade Nutcracker from scrap

    Started by PowerMk, Mar 15, 2019 03:18 PM
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  8. Moved: Its finally complete! Treadle Lathe Build

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    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, Mar 6, 2019 02:33 PM
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  10. Socket holder

    Started by garage nut, Mar 16, 2019 01:10 AM
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  11. Tube socket

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  12. Forklift boom extension

    Started by Frank S, Mar 15, 2019 11:32 PM
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  13. Drill press angle tables

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  14. Moved: TOOL TO FIX CHI IN YOUR HOME:"The Cave".

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  15. Chain Saw Drill Attachment

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  16. Clamp Plates for the metal cutting chop saw...

    Started by motopreserve, Mar 13, 2019 12:08 PM
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