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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

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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. Air power file convesion to 12 volt.

    Started by th62, Feb 25, 2018 10:45 PM
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  2. Moved: peel home cable

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  3. Moved: Belt Sander

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  4. Moved: Sherline 2000 Mill Accessory Plate for Tooling

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  5. Moved: homemade tool & cutter grinder (step by step)

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  6. Moved: Homemade Plectrum Punch

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  7. Moved: homemade metal working lathe

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  8. Moved: 4 inch bench vice restoration

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  9. Simple Cross Slide Dial Indicator

    Started by mapp, Feb 22, 2018 06:28 PM
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  10. Power transformer

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  11. Moved: Locking Screw Handle

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  12. Side Light for Long-arm Machine Quilting

    Started by Willworkfortools, Feb 21, 2018 09:31 AM
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  13. Moved: Finger Saver Screw Holder

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  14. Work bench upgrade and vice

    Started by Nick Jonkman, Feb 20, 2018 06:39 PM
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  15. Guide cutting tool

    Started by bobs409, Feb 20, 2018 04:54 PM
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