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  1. Moved: Re-forging hammers + swaging tool

    Started by Turboconqueringmegaeagle, Jan 25, 2018 02:54 AM
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  2. Moved: Long reach marking scriber

    Started by baskarz, Mar 10, 2018 07:05 PM
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  3. Moved: Homemade Marking Knife

    Started by Rorschach, Mar 10, 2018 09:24 AM
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  4. Knurling tool

    Started by editor@glue-it.com, Mar 11, 2018 04:59 AM
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    Mar 13, 2018, 05:53 AM Go to last post
  5. Moved: Mini Slitting Saw Arbour

    Started by Canobi, Mar 10, 2018 10:56 AM
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  6. Cat 777 dump truck rebuild

    Started by Frank S, Mar 8, 2018 10:48 PM
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  7. Moved: Newbie from Ohio

    Started by Savage11, Mar 3, 2018 05:16 AM
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  8. Unimat Problem

    Started by Melkal, Mar 2, 2018 09:47 AM
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  9. Pygmy Diamond Brass Handle

    Started by Captainleeward, Mar 9, 2018 10:37 AM
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  10. Simple load spreader bar for a workshop engine crane

    Started by xynudu, Mar 8, 2018 06:27 PM
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  11. machete from caravan anti sway bar

    Started by Turboconqueringmegaeagle, Mar 9, 2018 05:04 AM
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  12. One for the Captain

    Started by thehomeengineer, Mar 8, 2018 02:15 PM
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  13. Moved: Metal Dishing Stump

    Started by Savage11, Mar 6, 2018 03:42 PM
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  14. Moved: Homemade vertical bandsaw.

    Started by tonyfoale, Mar 2, 2018 05:09 PM
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  15. Drill press into milling machine

    Started by mariusmarius, Jan 4, 2018 10:56 PM
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  16. Rusty the dividing head

    Started by thehomeengineer, Mar 8, 2018 01:58 AM
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  17. Smithing Hammer from Scrap

    Started by GibbyG, Mar 7, 2018 01:31 AM
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  18. Yet another upcycled item.

    Started by thehomeengineer, Mar 6, 2018 05:45 AM
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