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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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  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

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 12:29 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 02:49 PM
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  1. Crane

    Started by Lakeman, Sep 9, 2016 10:04 PM
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    Dec 7, 2016, 09:07 PM Go to last post
  2. Homemade Wind Turbine

    Started by imsmooth, May 6, 2014 09:31 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    Dec 7, 2016, 07:14 PM Go to last post
  3. Golden Rule Caliper

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 7, 2016 11:16 AM
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    Dec 7, 2016, 03:28 PM Go to last post
  4. Double metal vise for woodworking

    Started by connan, Dec 7, 2016 10:02 AM
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    Dec 7, 2016, 03:24 PM Go to last post
  5. 4 Jaw Chuck, with a difference

    Started by Metaler, Nov 30, 2016 06:43 AM
    chuck, faceplate, four jaw, heavy duty, t slotted
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    Dec 7, 2016, 06:23 AM Go to last post
  6. MY new air compressor

    Started by stan leiter, Dec 4, 2016 05:21 PM
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    Dec 6, 2016, 03:09 PM Go to last post
  7. A very simple lazy Susan welding fixture

    Started by Frank S, Dec 2, 2016 11:07 AM
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    Dec 6, 2016, 02:52 PM Go to last post
  8. Duplicator

    Started by gfabs001, Oct 10, 2016 12:56 PM
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    Dec 6, 2016, 02:42 PM Go to last post
  9. Chuck Mandrel for a small 5 4-jaw Chuck

    Started by Paul Jones, Dec 4, 2016 11:03 PM
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    Dec 6, 2016, 08:10 AM Go to last post
  10. Material hold downs

    Started by Captainleeward, Dec 4, 2016 06:01 PM
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    Dec 6, 2016, 08:07 AM Go to last post
  11. programmable power supply

    Started by rep, Dec 5, 2016 12:29 AM
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    Dec 6, 2016, 08:05 AM Go to last post
  12. Moved: Simple jigsaw table

    Started by Tuomas, Jun 23, 2016 03:13 AM
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  13. 13mm square socket for Subaru rear differential

    Started by mattthemuppet, Nov 26, 2016 06:07 PM
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    Dec 4, 2016, 01:41 PM Go to last post
  14. Moved: HFT Belt Sander Handle fix

    Started by PJs, Nov 21, 2016 11:14 AM
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  15. welding table from scrap table

    Started by Frank S, Dec 2, 2016 10:50 AM
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    Dec 3, 2016, 02:14 PM Go to last post
  16. Moved: Remotely controlled relay

    Started by mklotz, Dec 1, 2016 11:34 AM
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  17. T Slot fillers

    Started by olderdan, Dec 1, 2016 12:48 PM
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    Dec 3, 2016, 05:53 AM Go to last post
  18. disk sander

    Started by rep, Nov 28, 2016 01:38 AM
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  19. Moved: Homemade clamp

    Started by Vyacheslav.Nevolya, Nov 30, 2016 04:26 AM
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  20. New handle for an old screwdriver

    Started by morsa, Nov 29, 2016 04:10 PM
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