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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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  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 01:27 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: Build your own dust collection system.

    Started by DIYTheArtofWood, Dec 16, 2018 08:15 PM
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  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. Thumbs up Electric Chainsaw Tool for firewood

    Started by liberal, Dec 17, 2018 03:05 PM
    chainsaw
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    Dec 18, 2018, 06:39 AM Go to last post
  5. Wooden Sawhorses made with no nails or screws

    Started by Tools & Stuff, Dec 14, 2018 10:40 PM
    saw horse, sawhorse
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    Dec 18, 2018, 03:44 AM Go to last post
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  6. Vintage Style Screwdriver

    Started by bobneumann, Dec 15, 2018 11:55 AM
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    Dec 17, 2018, 04:21 AM Go to last post
  7. Homemade Repsol gas metal foundry

    Started by crazysurvivalstories, Nov 30, 2018 12:24 PM
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    Dec 17, 2018, 12:17 AM Go to last post
  8. Cold Chisel

    Started by Frontier Forge, Dec 13, 2018 09:14 AM
    blacksmith, blacksmithing, chisel, forged, forging
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    Dec 17, 2018, 12:07 AM Go to last post
  9. home made long reach clamp

    Started by jason andrews, Dec 13, 2018 12:38 AM
    clamp, tools
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    Dec 16, 2018, 11:32 PM Go to last post
  10. Lightbulb DIY Voltmeter Rechargeable

    Started by Lahis, Dec 13, 2018 08:33 PM
    dc voltmeter, diy. homemade voltmeter, multimeter, voltmeter
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    Dec 16, 2018, 11:26 PM Go to last post
  11. Moved: very modified harbor freight mini lathe

    Started by -Q-, Dec 9, 2018 11:39 PM
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  12. Heisz wooden bar clamp

    Started by Sussertown, Dec 15, 2018 07:37 PM
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  13. Adjustable Carriage Feed Stop for my Hobbymat

    Started by Bullet500, Dec 15, 2018 07:13 AM
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  14. Moved: One man Ceiling board holder

    Started by garage nut, Dec 15, 2018 01:41 AM
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  15. How to make an original, clamp

    Started by Kovanca Polock, Dec 14, 2018 04:41 AM
    clamp, handmade, homemade, how to make, tool
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  16. Taper cleaners /wipers for Morse tapers

    Started by MeJasonT, Dec 13, 2018 01:54 PM
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    Dec 15, 2018, 07:28 AM Go to last post
  17. Moved: DIY General Bandsaw blade guides

    Started by Nomad Boatbuilding, Dec 12, 2018 12:52 AM
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  18. Tuyeres

    Started by Philip Davies, Dec 12, 2018 07:04 AM
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