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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 01:27 PM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Thousands of homemade tool plans

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 01:29 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 03:49 PM
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  1. Help to build a quick and dirty POWER SUPPLY

    Started by garage nut, Dec 19, 2018 10:43 PM
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    Dec 20, 2018, 08:05 PM Go to last post
  2. Home made Hand Press for forming sheet metal

    Started by GarageBot, Dec 20, 2018 05:38 PM
    homemade press, sheet metal, sheet metal press
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    Dec 20, 2018, 05:38 PM Go to last post
  3. Hello all.

    Started by engineerd3d, Dec 19, 2018 05:37 PM
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    Dec 20, 2018, 08:57 AM Go to last post
  4. Moved: Universal Grinding Fixture From Plans

    Started by jjr2001, Nov 8, 2018 04:49 PM
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  5. Moved: Polystyrene Cone shaped hole cutter

    Started by garage nut, Dec 19, 2018 07:55 AM
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  6. Moved: Engrave your logo by electrolysis.

    Started by kess, Dec 19, 2018 11:44 AM
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  7. Build your own table saw edge jointing jig!

    Started by DIYTheArtofWood, Dec 18, 2018 01:23 PM
    edge jointing
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    Dec 20, 2018, 04:33 AM Go to last post
  8. 220L Drum plug Modification

    Started by garage nut, Dec 19, 2018 12:34 AM
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    Dec 20, 2018, 03:31 AM Go to last post
  9. Lightbulb How to make Straight Axis Water Pump

    Started by Lahis, Dec 18, 2018 01:11 AM
    axle, motor speed control, pump, straight axis, water pump
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    Dec 20, 2018, 03:27 AM Go to last post
  10. Lathe DC motor break

    Started by glens5, Dec 18, 2018 02:52 PM
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    Dec 20, 2018, 03:20 AM Go to last post
  11. Supporting Long plank to cut.

    Started by garage nut, Dec 15, 2018 12:01 AM
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    Dec 19, 2018, 10:21 AM Go to last post
  12. Moved: Homemade manual square tube bender

    Started by Tuomas, Dec 15, 2018 02:55 PM
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  13. Make Your Own Project Knobs

    Started by Make Things, Dec 17, 2018 03:25 PM
    grip, handle, knobs, nobs, quick
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    Dec 19, 2018, 06:46 AM Go to last post
  14. Moved: I made a 72" Vertical Belt Grinder with dust collection.

    Started by Max Maker, Dec 16, 2018 04:31 PM
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  15. My homemade Hydraulic Bench Press

    Started by kess, Dec 11, 2018 07:03 AM
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    Dec 19, 2018, 01:01 AM Go to last post
  16. Moved: Knurling Tool

    Started by rossbotics, Dec 13, 2018 08:42 AM
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  17. Moved: Build your own dust collection system.

    Started by DIYTheArtofWood, Dec 16, 2018 08:15 PM
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  18. Jointer plane

    Started by threesixesinarow, Dec 4, 2018 09:40 AM
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    Dec 18, 2018, 10:12 AM Go to last post
  19. Soldering iron tip

    Started by garage nut, Dec 17, 2018 04:53 AM
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    Dec 18, 2018, 06:41 AM Go to last post
  20. Thumbs up Electric Chainsaw Tool for firewood

    Started by liberal, Dec 17, 2018 03:05 PM
    chainsaw
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