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

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  1. Moved: key in chuck safety device

    Started by Cascao, Jan 10, 2018 07:02 AM
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  2. Moved: 9X20 Steady Rest Home Made See the Video

    Started by Captainleeward, Jan 11, 2018 04:43 PM
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  3. Drill press table

    Started by Douglas Rome, Dec 31, 2017 11:04 AM
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    Jan 13, 2018, 05:26 AM Go to last post
  4. Tapping with keyless chuck in Mill

    Started by garage nut, Dec 21, 2017 08:42 PM
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    Jan 12, 2018, 03:27 PM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Claw Clamps a home made clamp system

    Started by thehomeengineer, Jan 10, 2018 04:36 PM
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  6. Moved: Lathe mount toolpost grinder dressing tool

    Started by petertha, Jan 10, 2018 09:14 PM
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  7. Easy to store idea

    Started by garage nut, Jan 11, 2018 03:37 AM
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    Jan 12, 2018, 08:26 AM Go to last post
  8. Moved: Tapping Set with chucks for or Mill Drill Press

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 9, 2018 06:22 PM
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  9. Hose Reel Mounting Bracket -- Tight Clearance

    Started by bimmer1980, Jan 9, 2018 03:06 PM
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    Jan 12, 2018, 08:03 AM Go to last post
  10. Moved: Rotary table

    Started by athomp, Jan 9, 2018 05:18 PM
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  11. Moved: Wot no help tab

    Started by MeJasonT, Jan 11, 2018 03:53 AM
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  12. Moved: Hand Stamp Helping Hand for flat stock

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 7, 2018 08:39 PM
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  13. Moved: Adjustable coiled tube straightening tool

    Started by thehomeengineer, Jan 9, 2018 01:33 AM
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  14. Set Brass Mill or Drill press tapping aids

    Started by jjr2001, Jan 9, 2018 06:11 PM
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  15. Rotating epoxy coating mechanism

    Started by darkoford, Jan 8, 2018 10:46 AM
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  16. Moved: Backbone saver-walnut collecting tool

    Started by toma, Jan 7, 2018 03:47 AM
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  17. Speargun reel

    Started by darkoford, Jan 8, 2018 10:28 AM
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    Jan 10, 2018, 05:38 AM Go to last post
  18. Milling Cutter Holders for Unimat

    Started by Paul Jones, Jul 5, 2014 11:21 AM
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  19. ER40 Tool Holder for Versa mill

    Started by darkoford, Jan 7, 2018 07:07 PM
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  20. Moved: OD reduction sleeves for boring bar tool holder

    Started by petertha, Jan 6, 2018 07:56 PM
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