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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. Basic homemade tools and tips should go in the Basic Homemade Tools and Tips subforum.

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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: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. rivnut tool and wire stripper

    Started by naughtyboy, May 30, 2013 08:47 AM
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    May 30, 2013, 11:16 AM Go to last post
  2. Tool idea - Gas monitoring

    Started by Workshopshed, May 29, 2013 06:48 AM
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    May 29, 2013, 10:35 AM Go to last post
  3. Table saw height/angle mechanism

    Started by iforeman, May 28, 2013 04:31 AM
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    May 28, 2013, 04:31 AM Go to last post
  4. magnetic pick up

    Started by naughtyboy, May 24, 2013 06:42 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    May 24, 2013, 09:26 AM Go to last post
  5. Lead Acid Battery Charger

    Started by Workshopshed, May 20, 2013 12:51 PM
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    May 21, 2013, 02:32 PM Go to last post
  6. Whatever Works assortment

    Started by nortin, May 17, 2013 09:37 PM
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    May 21, 2013, 02:28 PM Go to last post
  7. Floor Jack Extension

    Started by nortin, May 17, 2013 04:35 PM
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    May 21, 2013, 02:17 PM Go to last post
  8. Helping Hand

    Started by nortin, May 17, 2013 04:53 PM
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    May 17, 2013, 07:03 PM Go to last post
  9. Free Bench Guillotine CAD drawings

    Started by seventhheaven, May 13, 2013 12:39 PM
    bench guillotine, cad drawings
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    May 13, 2013, 01:16 PM Go to last post
  10. New Tools

    Started by Champy, May 11, 2013 01:58 PM
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  11. Power bleeder leak fix

    Started by chief36chevy, May 3, 2013 03:56 PM
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    May 10, 2013, 12:44 PM Go to last post
  12. Adding a comalong to an engine crane.

    Started by chief36chevy, May 8, 2013 01:22 PM
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    May 9, 2013, 10:18 AM Go to last post
  13. Tilt able cab dolly

    Started by chief36chevy, May 8, 2013 12:49 PM
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    May 8, 2013, 12:58 PM Go to last post
  14. Cab lifting device

    Started by chief36chevy, May 8, 2013 12:24 PM
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    May 8, 2013, 12:50 PM Go to last post
  15. More of my tools

    Started by Rob G, Apr 10, 2012 05:06 PM
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    May 7, 2013, 10:57 AM Go to last post
  16. Bead roller

    Started by Ron B, Apr 28, 2013 05:55 AM
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    Apr 29, 2013, 12:34 PM Go to last post
  17. Sandbag

    Started by Workshopshed, Apr 25, 2013 10:17 AM
    sheet metal
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    Apr 25, 2013, 11:03 AM Go to last post
  18. Collet nut wrench

    Started by Ron B, Apr 25, 2013 06:40 AM
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  19. A pincushion

    Started by Patrick, Apr 10, 2013 12:54 AM
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    Apr 23, 2013, 07:54 AM Go to last post
  20. Drill Press Table

    Started by atlinwi202, Apr 21, 2013 08:29 PM
    drill press table
    • Replies: 1
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    Apr 22, 2013, 12:49 PM Go to last post



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