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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: 173 Best Homemade Tools eBook - FREE

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:27 PM
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  2. 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. trailer mounted winch

    Started by jniolon, Apr 1, 2015 11:10 AM
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  2. HF # 68898 Roller Stand Modification

    Started by Captainleeward, Mar 31, 2015 03:35 PM
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  3. made a large slide hammer

    Started by jere, Mar 28, 2015 04:00 PM
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  4. receipt stake

    Started by jere, Mar 28, 2015 04:08 PM
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    Apr 1, 2015, 01:51 AM Go to last post
  5. tube bending: rotation guage fixture

    Started by hardtail69, Mar 30, 2015 03:54 PM
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    Apr 1, 2015, 01:41 AM Go to last post
  6. What's your favorite building-related TV show?

    Started by kbalch, Mar 16, 2015 01:42 PM
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  7. Moved: Little vise, modified with higher and wider jaws

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Mar 27, 2015 02:39 PM
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  8. Soldering Iron Stand

    Started by wormil, Mar 24, 2015 08:59 PM
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    Mar 29, 2015, 06:27 PM Go to last post
  9. Moved: Power supply for my cordless tools

    Started by The Fe Factor, Mar 22, 2015 10:02 AM
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  10. sander grinder

    Started by cadet, Mar 26, 2015 06:23 PM
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    Mar 29, 2015, 06:09 PM Go to last post
  11. Homemade Machinist Tool Chest Made from Plywood

    Started by Paul Jones, Dec 19, 2014 12:09 AM
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  12. Homemade Lathe Tool Grinding Jig

    Started by markspops, Mar 28, 2015 07:21 AM
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  13. Induction welder

    Started by gfabs001, Mar 21, 2015 06:51 PM
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  14. Your most useful homemade tool?

    Started by kbalch, Mar 23, 2015 12:16 PM
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  15. Moved: Retractable Threading Tool Holder

    Started by Captainleeward, Mar 24, 2015 02:36 PM
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  16. 12X37 Metal Lathe Digital Tachometer

    Started by Paul Jones, Mar 9, 2015 08:15 AM
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  17. Lightbulb Space Heater Conversion!!!!!

    Started by hugh hmch, Mar 18, 2015 01:51 AM
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  18. Moved: My engraver vice - bowl vise

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Mar 13, 2015 05:35 AM
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  19. Balancing Arbor For Surface Grinding Wheels

    Started by rossbotics, Mar 15, 2015 12:18 PM
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