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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Hundreds of homemade tool plans

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

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  1. Moved: Using GOTO and IF-THEN-ELSE G-code Commands

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 12, 2019 07:41 AM
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  2. Need some help.

    Started by gfabs001, Feb 25, 2019 07:23 PM
    3 phase, milling machine, single phase, vfd
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    Mar 19, 2019, 10:19 AM Go to last post
  3. Modified 5" Knipex pliers wrench

    Started by SteveJustSteve, Mar 17, 2019 02:29 AM
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    Mar 19, 2019, 06:17 AM Go to last post
  4. Knife Forged From A Railroad Spike

    Started by Frontier Forge, Mar 18, 2019 08:17 AM
    blacksmith, bladesmith, forging, knife making
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 19, 2019, 06:13 AM Go to last post
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    Mar 19, 2019, 06:09 AM Go to last post
  5. Scaffolding braces

    Started by Frank S, Mar 17, 2019 03:18 PM
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    Mar 19, 2019, 05:59 AM Go to last post
  6. Lifting adapter for my boom extension

    Started by Frank S, Mar 17, 2019 03:12 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 19, 2019, 05:56 AM Go to last post
  7. Number plate box?

    Started by garage nut, Mar 17, 2019 08:15 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    Mar 19, 2019, 05:53 AM Go to last post
  8. Depth Gauge for Woodworking/Marking Gauge

    Started by HENRY!, Mar 16, 2019 09:56 AM
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    Mar 19, 2019, 05:48 AM Go to last post
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  9. High load screw adjustable roller

    Started by Mick4404, Jan 28, 2019 01:05 AM
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    Mar 19, 2019, 02:34 AM Go to last post
  10. It Works!!!

    Started by Iron front fab, Mar 18, 2019 07:20 PM
    cnc, diy, mill, signs
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  11. How to make a Modular long Bar clamps - video

    Started by diyfixman, Mar 15, 2019 09:19 AM
    tool, tools
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    Mar 18, 2019, 09:43 AM Go to last post
  12. Integrated rod / bar bender to vise.

    Started by Tuomas, Mar 15, 2019 01:36 AM
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    Mar 18, 2019, 02:07 AM Go to last post
  13. Moved: A Powerful Mini Cannon I made

    Started by Foxtrot_, Mar 17, 2019 10:11 PM
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  14. Sawing Small Parts Safely

    Started by rgsparber, Mar 17, 2019 07:40 PM
    bandsaw, safety
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    Mar 17, 2019, 07:40 PM Go to last post
  15. Homemade Nutcracker from scrap

    Started by PowerMk, Mar 15, 2019 03:18 PM
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    Mar 17, 2019, 01:33 PM Go to last post
  16. Moved: Its finally complete! Treadle Lathe Build

    Started by LastingBuild, Mar 5, 2019 02:55 PM
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  17. Cheap Welding Table

    Started by Sam's Workshop Diary, Mar 6, 2019 02:33 PM
    welding table
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    Mar 17, 2019, 09:37 AM Go to last post



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