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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: All winning Homemade Tool of the Week tools, updated weekly

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  1. Moved: Pliers modification

    Started by olderdan, Oct 13, 2018 10:27 AM
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  2. Annular Cutter Arbor From R8 3/4" End Mill Holder

    Started by jjr2001, Oct 13, 2018 05:52 PM
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  3. Repair of old bottle jack

    Started by Don42, Oct 13, 2018 11:12 PM
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    Oct 16, 2018, 02:32 PM Go to last post
  4. Arbor for running little chuck in big chuck

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 29, 2018 05:47 PM
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  5. Swan neck mortise chisel

    Started by Philip Davies, Oct 14, 2018 06:24 AM
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  6. lathe indicator stand

    Started by Canobi, Oct 12, 2018 06:13 AM
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  7. Tommy Bars

    Started by jjr2001, Sep 29, 2018 05:37 PM
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  8. Solid horn - work in progress

    Started by rendoman, Oct 2, 2018 09:14 PM
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  9. Moved: Parting Tool Holder

    Started by rossbotics, Oct 9, 2018 04:20 PM
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  10. Sewing machine electric lift

    Started by Redwoods, Oct 1, 2018 08:47 AM
    sewing machine lift, tv lift
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  11. Moved: Lucris SteelRuleDie/Enbossing/Letterpress Press

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  12. Tongue twister

    Started by Philip Davies, Oct 10, 2018 12:53 PM
    humour, shrinker/stretcher, tongue-twister
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  13. Emery cloth belt Lathe Sander Be Safe In The Shop

    Started by jjr2001, Oct 6, 2018 06:34 PM
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  14. Moved: homemade slip rool

    Started by celsoari, Oct 5, 2018 03:05 PM
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  15. Moved: Knife making jig

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  16. Suction distributor

    Started by Bricoleando, Oct 4, 2018 02:22 PM
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  17. Moved: Small Lathe Extended Point Live Center

    Started by rossbotics, Sep 30, 2018 01:48 AM
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  18. Big Rotating Vise Repair

    Started by bobneumann, Oct 2, 2018 08:40 PM
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