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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

    Started by Jon, Feb 26, 2020 01:29 PM
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  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Best Homemade Tool of the Week - $100 weekly award

    Started by Jon, Jul 29, 2017 03:49 PM
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  1. Ford Injection pump wrench

    Started by Frank S, Apr 14, 2017 08:01 PM
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    Apr 15, 2017, 01:49 AM Go to last post
  2. Fixture for turning the ID of washers

    Started by Frank S, Apr 14, 2017 12:44 AM
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    Apr 15, 2017, 01:46 AM Go to last post
  3. Moved: Sensitive drilling platform

    Started by mklotz, Apr 12, 2017 09:12 AM
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  4. Combined Woodworking Machine

    Started by Vyacheslav.Nevolya, Apr 12, 2017 12:45 PM
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    Apr 13, 2017, 08:01 AM Go to last post
  5. bearing ball holder

    Started by Frank S, Apr 9, 2017 05:59 PM
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    Apr 11, 2017, 11:33 AM Go to last post
  6. Cross dowel jig

    Started by morsa, Apr 10, 2017 03:17 PM
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    Apr 11, 2017, 10:55 AM Go to last post
  7. Mega head flashlight with 6x10W LEDs

    Started by adachsoft_com, Apr 10, 2017 12:26 PM
    flashlight, led, portable
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    Apr 11, 2017, 10:47 AM Go to last post
  8. Chuck key for one of my Lathes

    Started by Frank S, Apr 8, 2017 06:00 PM
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  9. Tramming the FrankenMill with a dial indicator

    Started by astroracer, Apr 9, 2017 03:01 PM
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  10. Apple Corer Peeler Slicer Replacement Prongs

    Started by Paul Jones, Apr 8, 2017 06:33 PM
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  11. Boring bar adapter

    Started by Frank S, Apr 8, 2017 10:33 PM
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    Apr 10, 2017, 08:18 AM Go to last post
  12. DIY CNC Tubing Bender

    Started by jofriedl, Apr 2, 2017 10:11 AM
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  13. Building a large shop fan

    Started by Vernon, Nov 28, 2014 05:51 PM
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  14. Moved: Gantry type milling attachment.

    Started by olderdan, Apr 5, 2017 10:37 AM
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  15. De Walt Radial Arm saw jigs

    Started by ernstvg, Apr 7, 2017 06:38 AM
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  16. Moved: Self Aligning Clamp Pad

    Started by Toolmaker51, Apr 4, 2017 11:51 PM
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  17. How To Annular Cutter Holder

    Started by bstanga, Mar 31, 2017 01:05 PM
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  18. Oscillating attachment to Dremel rotary tool.

    Started by Tuomas, Oct 7, 2016 01:48 PM
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