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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. Ask any questions about building homemade tools in here. Ask for plans, details on tool design and construction, information on sourcing parts and materials, or anything else.

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  2. Post your tool tips and tricks in here. The best tips are awarded a $100 prize. Videos and images of your tool tips are nice, but not necessary.

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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

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  1. Moved: How to make a sheet metal folder - video

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  2. Drilling a Inch Hole in a Inch Bar

    Started by rgsparber, Jan 27, 2019 02:43 PM
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  3. Congratulations new Best Discussion award winner

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  4. Moved: Changing A Bandsaw Blade Video

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  5. Product review: A $30 Laser Distance Meter

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  6. Moved: knife vise

    Started by celsoari, Jan 31, 2019 02:04 PM
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  7. Moved: Quick Set Screw Modification Arbor

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  8. Moved: Tig Rod Feeder

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  9. How to make a powerful Wood Lathe - video

    Started by diyfixman, Jan 27, 2019 09:53 AM
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  10. Modified Arbor Press Handle Video

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  11. Metal Stamp Holder 2- 1/4"

    Started by Captainleeward, Feb 1, 2019 05:41 PM
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  12. Making the Worm and Wheel for a DIY Dividing Head

    Started by JRock, Feb 2, 2019 08:52 AM
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  13. Hidden (from me) Tap Guide Feature

    Started by rgsparber, Feb 1, 2019 06:39 AM
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  14. Moved: Homemade Vacuum Pump

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  15. Car Sun Shield

    Started by rgsparber, Jan 25, 2019 04:23 PM
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  16. Moved: Hello Everybody

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  17. MT WOOD LATHE TOOL AND ACCESSORY CABINET

    Started by DUKESALLEY, Jan 28, 2019 03:30 PM
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  18. Moved: How to make a powerful metal bender - video

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