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

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  1. Blast From The Past

    Started by RickT, Mar 19, 2018 09:44 AM
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  2. A life in engineering

    Started by tonyfoale, Mar 24, 2018 06:49 PM
    chassis, engines, handling, motorcycles, two stokes
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  3. Claw plate for the lathe

    Started by Eloy Workshop, Mar 24, 2018 04:10 PM
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  4. Tiny thread checker

    Started by mklotz, Mar 23, 2018 11:44 AM
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  5. Thickness sander, with gearbox table lift

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Sep 3, 2014 04:35 PM
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  6. Moved: Homemade tap

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  7. Moved: Ratchet Bar Clamp

    Started by Bellevue Woodshop, Mar 20, 2018 01:10 PM
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  8. Taper setup with a boring head

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Mar 20, 2018 06:20 AM
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  9. Moved: Can Opener 2.0

    Started by Texf1, Mar 14, 2018 10:55 AM
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  10. Moved: Automatic Miter Saw Fence Stop

    Started by Bellevue Woodshop, Mar 16, 2018 11:58 AM
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  11. Kick down door stay

    Started by olderdan, Mar 20, 2018 10:19 AM
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  12. Astro Van steering knuckle mods. Making another jig fixture.

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  14. Moved: Demagnetizers

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  15. Cheap, simple telescoping led light fixture

    Started by ShopSurfer, Mar 19, 2018 06:08 PM
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  16. Shoehorn

    Started by Christophe Mineau, Mar 19, 2018 02:07 PM
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  17. Mig nozzle storage

    Started by Tuomas, Mar 19, 2018 12:49 AM
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  18. Portable Shop Filter

    Started by markfitz, Mar 16, 2018 03:08 PM
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  19. Duplicator for Wood Lathe

    Started by Guy Gadois, Mar 15, 2018 11:01 PM
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