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  1. Moved: Redneck Sonic Cleaner

    Started by Al8236, May 8, 2019 11:35 AM
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  5. Moved: COPPER PLATING ON NICKEL SURFACES

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  6. Wrench for TIG torch tips

    Started by Don42, Sep 29, 2018 08:20 PM
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  7. Moved: Homemade A Table Clamp

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  8. Moved: DIY Demagnetising tool that works

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  10. Moved: Homemade Circular Center Point Finder

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  11. Moved: $20 Tool Post Grinder

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  13. Cotton candy machine

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