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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 12:27 PM
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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. Moved: Mini lathe for wood

    Started by Vyacheslav.Nevolya, Mar 20, 2016 02:54 PM
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  2. folding materials roller for swing away band saw

    Started by Frank S, Mar 21, 2016 10:45 PM
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  3. Moved: YADH - Yet Another Dividing Head

    Started by EclecticNeophyte, Mar 18, 2016 09:28 AM
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  4. Moved: A Family of Hand Planes

    Started by Brendon, Mar 15, 2016 04:07 PM
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  5. DoveTail Lathe Tool Repair

    Started by bstanga, Mar 20, 2016 05:53 PM
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    Mar 22, 2016, 11:16 PM Go to last post
  6. Exclamation Avid brake bleed kit and procedure

    Started by Cascao, Mar 21, 2016 07:17 AM
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  7. Lightbulb Motorcycle tyre stand whith bead breaker

    Started by Cascao, Mar 21, 2016 07:15 AM
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  8. Red face Shimano brake bleed homemade funnel

    Started by Cascao, Mar 21, 2016 07:11 AM
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  9. 49 Chevy cross member jig

    Started by Frank S, Mar 20, 2016 01:37 AM
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  10. my tools

    Started by Tom Kurth, Mar 20, 2016 02:06 PM
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  11. Pexto Shear Mobility

    Started by astroracer, Mar 20, 2016 08:22 AM
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  12. Dodge cummins oil cooler tester

    Started by Frank S, Mar 20, 2016 01:13 AM
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  13. Moved: 5 inch steady rest for Leblond 19 lathe

    Started by Frank S, Mar 19, 2016 09:00 PM
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  14. Smile 6" lathe chuck to straight shaft adapter

    Started by EclecticNeophyte, Mar 18, 2016 08:31 AM
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  15. Mounting stick to re-grind replacable carbide inserts

    Started by xynudu, Mar 11, 2016 08:34 PM
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  16. Tractor 3 point telescoping high lift boom pole

    Started by Imabass, Mar 16, 2016 07:33 PM
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  17. Moved: Rifling Machine

    Started by LMMasterMariner, Jan 8, 2016 09:28 AM
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  18. Moved: Tractor 3 point hydraulic jaws for fence post and tree removal

    Started by Imabass, Mar 5, 2016 10:54 PM
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