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    DIY CHIC MACHINE for the GIRL'S workshop

    I will really need a welding positioner for the building of my skid steer and not only. It took a lot of welding and metalworking to create it, but I'm sooo happy with the result! Come check it out too and welcome to my YouTube channel for more videos


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    Great build, Nice welding. Thanks for the video. Mr Mikey.

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    Thanks lucia workshop! We've added your Welding Positioner to our Welding category,
    as well as to your builder page: lucia workshop's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:




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    Congratulations lucia workshop - your Welding Positioner is the Homemade Tool of the Week!

    This welding positioner turned out very well, and it's good to hear that it's going to be used in a future skid steer build.

    Some more good builds from this week:

    Angle Grinder Hooks by Philip Davies
    Spring Washers by Frank S
    Rotary Tool Tool Post Mount by Frank S
    Machinist's Hammer by GBWM
    Brake by orioncons36
    Grader Axle Bearing and Seal Installation Tools by Frank S
    Kumiko Jigs by e_m_maker
    Long Clamps by Philip Davies
    Bevel Jig by Andrii Pysarenko
    Close Quarters Hex Key by Frank S
    Beam Compass by mklotz


    lucia workshop - we've added your tool entry to our All Homemade Tool of the Week winners post. And, you'll now notice the wrench-on-pedestal award in the awards showcase in your postbit, visible beneath your username:



    And, you'll be receiving a $25 online gift card, in your choice of Amazon (US-only), PayPal, or bitcoin. Please PM me your current email address and award choice and I'll get it sent over right away.

    Nice work!

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    A well-deserved award for a worthy build to a skilled craftswoman
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    Good work! I recommend your videos to girls here, there's no reason only boys should get to play with the big toys.

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    Yes, great, congratulations !
    And finally, it's a lady who wins the tool of the week at HMT !
    This is great and I personally would prefer to see more and more women builders (and there are) than women in bikini on these pages.

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    I don't even look at the bikini pages, just the machines and tools.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jdurand View Post
    I don't even look at the bikini pages, just the machines and tools.
    I don't mind photos of pretty girls, but they're not the biggest attraction here, and that's for sure. Two thirds of my children are female, and I tried to teach them all that there are only two jobs that are gender-dependent. Bearing children, and fathering them. Everything else is just work, and gender has nothing to do with who does it. I changed diapers and fed my kids, from the day I brought the first one home from the hospital. Bought them their first tools and toolboxes, and tried to teach them as much as I could. I also wash dishes, cook, clean, and do laundry. I can sew on a button, and hem a pair of pants. It won't be pretty, but it will work!

    Grandma, who was a newly-wed during the Great Depression, taught all of her nine grandchildren to do lots of basic self-care tasks. I tried to do the same for my kids, and if I ever find out I have grandkids, will try to do the same for them.

    Bill

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    Fantastic win! Lucia has some other win worthy projects, very talented woman.



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